By Steve Butler What is it? -Lace crochet, it’s not just for doilies anymore. We all have them, doilies that grandma made.
Where I live in Austin, disposable plastic grocery bags have been outlawed, so I bring my own bags with me when I shop. From heavy duty paper and plastic, to canvas and nylon, there are of course countless reusable options to purchase.
Remember Craft Yarn Council’s first Big Apple Lemon Drive last year?
This week I went full-flower. I reveled in retro. I grasped at granny-style. That’s right, I embraced the tissue cozy. There was something in making motifs –for my weekly, Ask Me Monday live stream –using the Hana-Ami Flower Loom that had me feeling nostalgic. The sweetness of the finished blooms, the ease of their creation which had me…
As many of you know, it is Anti-Boredom Month and our friends at Craft Yarn Council are helping us fight boredom! They are encouraging us to learn how to make granny squares. For this reason, we are letting a crochet beginner walk you through her first attempt at making a granny square.
GIVEAWAY: Watch Vickie Howell’s Ask Me Monday and tell us what you would use the Mini Flower Loom for a chance to win one of your own.