Class Review: Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet by Dora Ohrenstein for Craftsy.com

Custom Fit Tunisian Crochet

Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet by Dora Ohrenstein Review by Turquoiz Blue I was asked to review the Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet class by Dora Ohrenstein on Craftsy. I have purchased a few other classes on Craftsy and skimmed through the contents, but this is the first time I actually took an entire course. The Craftsy Platform The Craftsy […]

Book Review: Curvy Girl Crochet: 25 Patterns that Fit and Flatter

Curvy Girl Crochet by Mary Beth Temple

Curvy Girl Crochet: 25 Patterns that Fit and Flatter by Mary Beth Temple Review by Keturah Ariel I loved this book. I am not considered plus size, but my size large is on the list, so I was able to find many designs that would fit me well and were created with me in mind. When […]

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 […]

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 […]

Yarn Review: Knit Picks Shine Worsted

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Knit Picks Shine Worsted Yarn Review by Lamira Fields Description below is from www.knitpicks.com Shine Worsted Yarn – Green Apple; Lot #3848, color #6561 60% Prima Cotton, 40% Modal 75 yards/50 grams Worsted Weight: 4.5 sts =1” on #6-9 needles; 1-14 sc = 4” on I-K hooks Machine wash/tumble dry low $2.99 50g / ball […]