I thought it only fitting to start off our Designer Interview Series with Ineke Mooijenkind. She, as you might know, is the designer of the enormously popular Something Magic. I have gotten to know her over these few last months during the CAL planning process and I thought it would be nice to let you… Read More Coffee with a Friend….. Ineke Mooijenkind
The voting end date for the Design-a-Scarf Contest has been moved up to this coming Sunday, November 11, 2018, as the original end date was going to conflict with the release of #2018FATW3…. 2018 Friends Around the World 3rd Anniversary CAL release!! So to prevent any conflict, and to make sure these amazing ladies are… Read More Design-a-Scarf Contest End Date
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!
We’re so excited! We’ve just launched our very first design contest. We’re looking for all you budding designers out there. What a great way to test the waters if you’re interested in designing crochet patterns and creating your own CAL! Our first contest will be a scarf. Nice and simple…or maybe you’re more of the… Read More We’re having a Design-a-Scarf Contest!
…our own, Micki Devlin! Believe me when I tell you that this woman is AH-MAZING! She is one of the most prolific crocheters I know. Micki can crochet a sweater in a couple of hours and a shawl in minutes! Ok, maybe I’m exaggerating just a little, but, seriously…what Micki can crank out certainly puts… Read More Winter Photo Contest Winner is…
We had so much fun with our first photo contest back in October that we decided to do another one. Our theme, this time, is Winter. I know we’re all hoping for Spring but that dang groundhog saw shadow so we’re sure to have quite a few more weeks of cold…at least in these parts!… Read More Ready, aim…shoot!
…Monika Kunneth from Germany! Monika submitted this beautiful photo of her crochet handiwork and it received the highest number of likes. Congratulations!!! Her photo will be featured on our Facebook page as well as on our blog. When Monika was only was seven years old, she was taught to crochet at school and instantly fell… Read More And Our Photo Contest Winner is…