Category Archives: Miscellaneous


Winter 2014

Depending on your location, you are either looking forward to cooler temperatures (Hello Arizona!) or already getting snow (Hello Wisconsin!) Either way it’s always so much fun to crochet garments and accessories for wintertime. Check your local newsstands and mailboxes … Continue reading

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A new season of Knit & Crochet Now!

We taped a new season of Knit & Crochet Now a few weeks ago!  Taping the tv show is always a whirlwind of activity. We tape the whole season within just a few days. On the cast is our Host, … Continue reading

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Meet Lena Skvagerson!

I could say, ‘Meet our new pattern designer!’ or ‘Meet our new Knit & Crochet Now Associate Producer!’ or I could say, ‘Meet our new Ravelry liaison’ and it would all be true! Lena Skvagerson is a yarn industry expert … Continue reading

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Crochet! magazine on the road

I was honored to meet many new friends at the Knit & Crochet Show in Manchester, New Hampshire 2 weeks ago!  (Wow how time flies when you are traveling!) The conference was a huge hit with classes, meet-ups, the market, … Continue reading

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Maura’s Tee designer, Tammy Hildebrand

Designer, author, Tammy Hildebrand created the Maura’s Tee for the Autumn 2014 issue of Crochet! She was kind enough to answer a few qustions about herself. Above is a photo of Tammy and me just this past weekend at the … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes at Crochet!

This is my first installment of ‘Behind the Scene at the Magazine’… read it to yourself in that nostalgic narrator voice of the soap operas where they told you what happened on the previous episode… Last week at Crochet! Assistant Editor … Continue reading

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Scavenger Hunt!

On Thursday’s post (7/17/14) I posted a photo of a yarn. Looking through Annie’s Yarn Catalog, can you find the Brand name and style name of the yarn? Go! AnniesCatalog.com   Look what I found! An old photo of me crocheting from … Continue reading

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Come see me!

The Crochet Guild of America is having their annual conference in conjunction with the Knit & Crochet Show in Manchester, New Hampshire and I’ll be there! The Show/vendor floor, classes, banquet, fashion show, book signings and other special events take … Continue reading

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Guessing Game

Would you like to play a guessing game with me? The Annie’s staff overheard me saying this yesterday…   ________ is the arch-enemy of yarn. What is it?  Guess in the comments!  

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Pearls & Oysters Throw

Pearls & Oysters Throw By Cindy Adams, in the Autumn issue 2014 of Crochet Welcome Cindy Adams! She tells us about her process here: My favorite hook size is probably an H. Sometimes I use smaller and larger, but not usually … Continue reading

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