Yarn Review: Knit Picks Dishie

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Knit Picks Dishie Yarn Review by Aldonia Seccession Fiber Content: 100% Cotton Weight: WorstedWeight Knitting Gauge: 4.5 sts = 1″ on #7 – 8 needles (4.0mm-5.5mm) Crochet Gauge: 11–14 sc = 4” on I – K hooks (5.5 mm-6.5 mm) Yards: 190 Grams: 100 Put Up: ball Care: Machine wash/ tumble dry Knit Picks has […]

Book Review – Easy Crochet Hats and Scarves: 15 Pretty Projects from Martingale

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Book Review by Turquoiz Blue Easy Crochet Hats and Scarves: 15 Pretty Projects is a collection of 11 scarves and 4 hats. The beginner level patterns use a combination of color, stitch pattern, and yarn texture to create crochet accessories that are fun, stylish, and also make great gifts. This compilation of crochet patterns explores […]

Pattern: Sherbet Cowl

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Sherbet Cowl by Marly Bird   FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 24” [61 cm] circumference of body; 8” (20.3 cm) tall. MATERIALS Yarn: Red Heart Boutique “Unforgettable” (100% acrylic; 280 yds [256m], 3.5 oz [100 g];): #3955 Winery, 1 ball.  Hook: Size US H/8 (5 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge. Notions: Tapestry needle. GAUGE 1 rep […]

Crochet Savvy Nominated for a Flamie Award! Go VOTE now!

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OMG guys….we are on the nomination ballot for the Flamies for Best Digital Crochet Magazine…come on and VOTE it up until we win!!!! lol. I’m just happy to be nominated. Thank you all so much for your nominations!!!!!! Says alot to be the only FREE magazine in that category with 5 other paid magazines. The […]

Quince & Co. – Interview with Ryan Fitzgerald

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Interview with Ryan Fitzgerald of Quince & Co. By Keturah Ariel Tell us a little bit about Quince & Co. and what makes the yarn so different from other yarns. Pam Allen started Quince because she wanted to make high-quality American yarns, something that was not readily available on the market in 2010 when Quince […]