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In the Press: Inside Crochet, Issue 90

Hello Crochet Mavens, I am one lucky designer today! Inside Crochet magazine featured me in a segment about Crochet Entrepreneurs. It's a lovely write-up, and I was thrilled to be approached. Inside Crochet is one of my favorite print crochet mags because of their modern vision for craft, contemporary styling and taste, and their respect for crochet… Continue reading In the Press: Inside Crochet, Issue 90

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Chloe Cardigan:A Crocheted Sweater

Hi Crocheters, Today I'm sharing a crocheted sweater design and pattern with you. I released the Chloe Cardigan in February 2015 and it's been shared by a few people on Ravelry who look great in it! Chloe is a hip-length cocoon cardi with very simple shaping. The sweater is constructed from a trapezoid shape that creates… Continue reading Chloe Cardigan:A Crocheted Sweater

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Thisbe Jacket: Crochet Cardigan Pattern

Hello Crocheters, Today I'm sharing Thisbe, a Boho-fabulous lace jacket perfect to crochet for the warm weather that I hope is finally here to stay! Thisbe's PDF pattern download contains full written instructions along with stitch pattern charts to guide you through the lovely and interesting lace that makes up the front and back body.… Continue reading Thisbe Jacket: Crochet Cardigan Pattern

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Candy Shop Crochet Cardigan

  Hi Crocheters, Today, I'm sharing my first crocheted granny square sweater design with you. How I love a granny square sweater! I'm forever collecting these colorful wonders of happy crochet goodness on Pinterest. I recently finished a tiny granny square sweater for my daughter. The Candy Shop Cardigan sweater is my own design, sized… Continue reading Candy Shop Crochet Cardigan

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Interweave Presents: Classic Crochet Shawls!

Hi Shawl Lovers, Happy news came my way back in February and it's time to share it! Three of my crocheted shawl designs from Poetic Crochet have been included in a new book from Interweave. Classic Crochet Shawls: 20 Free-Spirited Designs Featuring Lace, Color, and More is available for pre-order and will be out on June… Continue reading Interweave Presents: Classic Crochet Shawls!

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Crochetville Blog Tour: Welcome NatCroMo Campers!

Welcome, Crochetville Campers! I'm glad you could join me around my campfire on the Crochetville Blog Tour. Grab a s'more  (B.Y.O.s'more), and let's visit. There's been a lot of action happening around here, and I'm giving away lots of great stuff in celebration of National Crochet Month so we won't dawdle, let's get right to… Continue reading Crochetville Blog Tour: Welcome NatCroMo Campers!

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Introducing Yarntoons!

Hey Yarnies! I am really excited to share my new line of fiber art illustrations: YARNTOONS by Sara Kay! Creating Yarntoons is a new passion of mine. What's a Yarntoon? It's a lighthearted artwork doodle that celebrates our love of yarn and yarn-tastic pursuits. I've been creating them using permanent ink, a brush of watercolor,… Continue reading Introducing Yarntoons!