Pattern: Bombe

Bombe crochet hat by TurquoizBlue

Bombe by TurquoizBlue A slouchy hat that’s big enough to cover all your hair and your ears. Special chainless beginning double crochet stitch technique means there’s no visible seam.  It’s the Bombe!  DIRECTIONS Easy SIZE Adult: Fits heads 20-21” circumference (opening diameter 22”) MATERIALS Hamilton Yarns Heaven’s Hand “Silke” (100% mulberry silk, 251 yd/230 m, 3.5 oz/100 […]

Cover Story: Rhonda Davis aka TurquoizBlue – Inspiring Us All Through Her Designs

TurquoizBlue - Crochet Designer

How did you come up with the name TurquoizBlue? I have had lots of mix-ups because of my very common name (Rhonda Davis). I chose TurquoizBlue as my username everywhere online because turquoise is one of my favorite colors. I decided to use this name for designing as a way to differentiate myself and also because […]

Crochet Savvy Fall 2014 Issue Is Now Available

TurquoizBlue on our Fall magazine issue!

View the FALL Plus Size issue online! This issue magazine is dedicated to all the curvy and gorgeously plump wearers of crochet fashion. We want to show YOU that YOU can make your crochet work for you. You do not have to jump through the eye of a needle to get fabulous fabrics or try to hide […]

George Washington Carver Loved to Crochet

George Washington Carver loved to crochet

Crochet Savvy Celebrates Black History Month   George Washington Carver was born around 1864 in Diamond, Missouri, to enslaved parents who were owned by Moses Carver.  After slavery was abolished, young Carver and his brother were educated by Moses Carver’s wife, Susan.  Carver eventually was able to attend a school for Black children and graduated […]