Author Archives: Ellen G.


Crochet and Ireland, a beautiful combination!

When you see Irish crochet do you think of the beautiful lush green hills of Ireland? Have you ever wanted to visit Ireland and explore the unique beauty of the land and culture? We hope you will join us for Annie’s … Continue reading

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More back stage peeks at Knit and Crochet Now!

Here I am with my hair and makeup done by the first team. (We had a different team the other days). The variety was fun and they were all very skilled. Lena Skvagerson is in the chair behind me getting … Continue reading

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More behind the scenes on Knit and Crochet Now!

  In the work room is a big monitor so we can see what’s going on in the studio and watch along as segments are taped. Here, producer and legendary designer and author, Candi Jensen, gives some direction to Robyn … Continue reading

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Save the Date!

Save the date! I’m so excited about this awesome craft festival. This will be different than any other event because it encompasses so many crafts in ONE festival. Bring a friend, bring a family member, everyone will be able to … Continue reading

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Knit and Crochet Now, Day 1

The first day I arrived in Detroit we immediately put out all the projects on trays. All the step outs, our notes, hooks and tools, etc. Sandi Rosner helps Candi Jensen and Lena Skvagerson get the lay of the land … Continue reading

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Knit and Crochet Now tv

I just returned home from taping Season 7 of Knit and Crochet Now. Deborah Norville is your new host! (Click on her name to look for her yarns). She is at top right sitting next to knit and crochet expert, Rohn Strong.  … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

Are you taking crochet with you to fireworks or barbecues today? Tell me about it!

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Caron United and the World’s Largest Stocking

Caron Yarn is doing a fabulous giving initiative. They are wanting to create the World’s Largest Stocking. It will be made of 3 x 3′ sized blankets donated by crafters! Here’s what you do: Buy Caron United Yarn. $.15 of … Continue reading

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The Knit and Crochet Show!

Will you be there? July 22-25 in San Diego, CA. Classes, vendors, book signings, Fashion Show, fun! Get all the details here. I’ll be there! If you see me, please stop me and say hello!

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Cast Off Chemo!

What if I said that there is a possibility that cancer could be treated WITHOUT chemotherapy? A possibility that chemo could be cast aside and NOT used? Crocheters and knitters have a wonderful reputation for generosity and here is an … Continue reading

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