Let’s recap first for all of those just finding us: FREE CAL US & UK crochet terms available Translations to multiple languages Video tutorials for almost every square Thirty-one designers Forty-FOUR squares Weekly releases on Thursdays at 10am CDT MATERIALS: to achieve a 12″ square** you will want to use Aran/Worsted weight yarn and a 5.0mm… Read More FATW5….. and the DESIGNERS are…..
It’s week 29 and we’re back in one of our favorite places…New Zealand! We’re looking for the Ponga tree with Jenness Fulton who lives in the Manawatu with her husband and three children. Her Friends Around the World 3 square was inspired by these beautiful silver fern trees. The Ponga tree fern (Cyathea dealbata) is… Read More Ponga Tree by Jenness Fulton
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
Our next square is by a very popular designer, Ineke Mooijenkind. Ineke needs no introduction because you’ll surely remember her amazing Something Magic CAL that just finished up recently. But just in case you don’t, you’ll surely want to check it out here. Ineke was thrilled to join the FATW CAL team and started designing… Read More Dutchy by Ineke Mooijenkind
I am so excited to finally spill the beans on a secret I’ve been keeping for the last couple of weeks! We’ve been working really hard to bring you the videos we promised for the Friends Around the World 3rd Anniversary 2018 CAL and today we are sharing the news that the one and only Bonnie… Read More The Secret is Out!
Here we go with Week 3!!! Shelly Husband returns to FATW3 after previously designing two squares for our Friends CAL in 2016, Melbourne and Sydney. The pattern will be on Shelley’s website and there will also be a video this week! Shelley is an Australian designer and teacher living on the south west coast of… Read More Dahlia Delight by Shelley Husband
What a great kickoff to our CAL with Valerie’s “Noughts” square. I know you’re all anxiously awaiting the next one but you’ll have to be patient just a few more hours! Meanwhile, we regret to have to tell you that there will be no video for this week. Unfortunately, Stephanie has withdrawn from the CAL… Read More Important FATW3 News!