Don’t pack your bags just yet because Iris Fait is back this week with another square for our Friends Around the World CAL! We’re staying in Israel for a little while longer to work on week 14! Iris has designed another lovely square called Dvora and we can’t wait for you to show them off… Read More Dvora by Iris Fait
Are you ready for week 13 of the Friends Around the World 3 CAL? This week we’re headed to Israel with Iris Fait. Her “Yona” square is named in honor of her mother who taught her to crochet. Yona is her mother’s name which means dove in Hebrew. But before we go there, I’m going… Read More Yona by Iris Fait
This week we are traveling to Kyiv, Ukraine to visit with Kate Veselunka, designer of the square for week 12 of the Friends Around the World CAL. Kate tells us that she was inspired by the flag of her country. Traditionally, in the Ukraine flag, the yellow color symbolizes wheat fields and the blue, a… Read More Wheat Bouquet by Kate Veselunka
How did we get to week 11 already? FATW3 has swept over us like an ocean wave…just like a Ngaru Moana (phonetically: Naaroo Mowaana) which actually means ocean wave in Maori. Ngaru Moana was designed by Maxine Sutherland who tells us she was thrilled and honored beyond words to be asked to design a square for… Read More Ngaru Moana by Maxine Sutherland
As I child, I would spend hours walking the New Jersey beachs searching for shells and seaglass. Finding a piece of smooth blue or green glass was like finding an exquisite treasure. When I first saw Stephanie’s Seaglass square, I was immediately taken back to the Jersey shore…sun, sand, boardwalk and all! We asked Stephanie… Read More Seaglass by Stephanie Porkorny
Today’s square is brought to you by our own Micki Devlin of Mims Designs! Micki has been an admin with our CAL team for quite some time and is an integral part of our testing team. She also created the Twisted Dreams sweater which was featured as a CAL last year. Micki, of Yorkshire, England,… Read More A Stitch in Time by Micki Devlin!
Week 8 of the Friends Around the World 3 CAL takes us to Arizona where the desert sunsets take your breath away. This week’s square was designed by Kristin Hartt. Kristin came to our attention with her design for the Harmony Ruana Shawl which was featured as a CAL earlier in 2018. We were super… Read More Arizona Winter Evening by Kristin Hartt