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Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)

Here's a little round up of my favorite hooks, books and yarn! My Favorite Children's Books About Yarn When I teach classes for children - crochet, finger knitting and weaving - I always have a stash of books on-hand to read to them once they get going on a project. It keeps them motivated to… Continue reading Check out these awesome hooks, books & crooks (just kidding… yarn… I meant yarn. No crooks here!)

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16 Free Cowl Crochet Patterns

Monika’s Cowl Free Crochet Pattern This cozy cowl was designed for my photographer years ago. She still wears this cowl each winter and I’ve FINALLY written it up for everyone to enjoy! Llama Cowl Free Crochet Pattern Llama Cowl Llamas. You may think of them as the pack animal of the southern hemisphere, but I think of… Continue reading 16 Free Cowl Crochet Patterns

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16 Free Crochet Patterns For Babies & Children

Rock-a-Bye Baby Bunting – Free Crochet Pattern Sweetly festive and as colorful as you choose to make it, this bunting looks like a celebration and this superwash wool launders beautifully. You can pull it out every year for party decorations or crochet it in the colors of baby’s room and leave it up for whimsical décor.… Continue reading 16 Free Crochet Patterns For Babies & Children

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Upcoming Crochet Classes in Minnesota

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

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Knitting vs. Crochet: Two Races to Decide the Fates of Hook & Needle

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