Come join the fun! I am hosting a CAL over at The Firefly Creatives Facebook Group. Come make my newest design, Not Knit Hat, with a group of lovely people! We will have check-ins, prizes and support as you work through the pattern. The CAL goes over one weekend and should take only a… Continue reading Not Knit Weekend CAL – FULL Details!
Working up these designs won't make you cry... I promise! Bestie Shrugs – Free Crochet Pattern Bestie Shrugs Shrugs are one of those delightful confections whose sum is greater than its parts. When you take a rectangle and add sleeves, you suddenly have an accessory that adds chic finish to your little black dress or takes… Continue reading 5 Free Garment Crochet Patterns
EventBrite Crochet Classes at Dunn Bros in St. Michael View all available classes here. Delano Delano Community Ed Crochet Club: Grades 2 - 8 Saturday, Nov 9 1:30 - 4:00 PM Want to learn to crochet? Come learn the basics with crochet teacher and designer Abbey Swanson of The Firefly Hook. Two choices will be… Continue reading Upcoming Crochet Classes in Minnesota
Race #1 This first race uses the same yarn, but different sized hook & needle. Who will win? https://youtu.be/KDx5ZFaOHfc Race #2 This race used the same yarn, same hook/needle size and made a cowl using the same number of stitches. https://youtu.be/JOjup0ylIMw FREE PATTERN Monika's Cowl This cozy cowl was designed for my photographer years… Continue reading Knitting vs. Crochet: Two Races to Decide the Fates of Hook & Needle
I'm unsure if there's anything more magical in the whole world than to have your work show up in print at your door. Seeing a stack of complimentary books that you worked so hard to get published is a dream. I'm so excited to share these books I've published with Leisure Arts! Big Book of… Continue reading Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (Just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)