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Choosing the Right Crochet Hook (when buying knitting biased yarn)

We’ve moved! We are still The Firefly Hook, bringing inspiration to crocheters, but we changed sites. We are now at thefireflyhook.com, but we’ve got a new look. Come on over! Click here to visit site. Most skeins of yarn have both a suggested knitting needle and crochet hook size on their label. Sometimes there is only… Continue reading Choosing the Right Crochet Hook (when buying knitting biased yarn)

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When Is Gauge Important? (and when can a free-spirit do without gauge?)

We’ve moved! We are still The Firefly Hook, bringing inspiration to crocheters, but we changed sites. We are now at thefireflyhook.com, but we’ve got a new look. Come on over! Click here to visit site. What is gauge? Gauge is the number of stitches and rows in a specified amount of inches (or cm). Most patterns… Continue reading When Is Gauge Important? (and when can a free-spirit do without gauge?)

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Consider the Drape: Lessons in choosing the right yarn for your project.

We’ve moved! We are still The Firefly Hook, bringing inspiration to crocheters, but we changed sites. We are now at thefireflyhook.com, but we’ve got a new look. Come on over! Click here to visit site. Tutorials here. In the crochet world, there are so many projects to choose from, and so many patterns and choices of… Continue reading Consider the Drape: Lessons in choosing the right yarn for your project.