Who is ready for a MINI CAL??? We are so pleased to present a crochet along for those cold winter days ahead. Anna Piskorz of Loop of Sunshine Crochet has created this luxurious cowl, hat, and scarf set to not only warm our hearts while we make them, but keep us warm in the coming… Read More Winter Jewelry Box Set Mini CAL
The Friends Around the World 3rd Anniversary Cal 2018 is 24 hours away! Be sure to read through our post from earlier in the week as well as the introductory and blanket reveal posts to make sure you’re ready to go. And now here’s a little eye candy for you to get you really excited!… Read More One More Day!
If you’re part of our admin team, or our testing or translation team, you’ve come to affectionately refer to our upcoming Friends Around the World 3rd Anniversary CAL 2018 as FATW3, or sometimes FATW2018, or just plain FATW. Personally, I simply like to call it “Friends” because, let’s face it…that’s one of the best parts… Read More FATW3…Huh???
So wasn’t that the fastest four weeks ever?!! I just can’t wait to see all those finished sweaters. In this final week we will complete the turtle neck portion of the sweater and wrap up any loose ends! While the turtle neck will be a really fun part of the sweater to crochet, Micki has… Read More Wrapping Up Twisted Dreams
The day has finally arrived! Today the voting begins! Our designers have been busy these last 5 weeks! They’ve been picking the perfect yarn and hook, thinking, dreaming, jotting down and sketching ideas, crocheting, frogging and crocheting some more…….until…….. the vision in their mind and the skeins of yarn became the beautiful scarf they knew… Read More Private: “Design-a-Scarf” Contest……pictures for voting!
The lovely little petunia is the next flower we will share with you. This one has been designed by Leslie R. Holm, who has designed other flowers for our project. The petunia is part of the Solanceae family and while its natural habitat is South America, they have certainly made their way around the globe. … Read More Celebrating the Flower – Petunia
This week we have a beautiful Pansy, designed by one of our Admins, Micki Devlin, a very talented designer of many things. So, before we get to the pattern, let’s learn a little bit about pansies. Pansies are part of the viola family and their scientific name is viola tre color var. hortensis. Pansies are… Read More Celebrating the Flower – Pansy