“Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.” -Henry David Thoreau I think you’ll all agree that we have a pretty special thing going on here! After three years our CAL – Crochet A Long group has grown to over 46,000 members. So… Read More Friends Around the World 3rd Anniversary CAL 2018 Coming Soon!!!
Don’t you just hate it when something special has to end? Like the last day of vacation or a visit from an old friend. That’s how we feel about the end of this CAL. What an amazing time we’ve had but we’re not quite done yet! We are over the moon excited to present the… Read More Week 29 – Banksia Border and That’s a Wrap!
I hope you have had a productive week and were able to get caught up on making squares for our Anniversary CAL. As you know, this week is the joining week. We have 26 different squares designed by many, many designers. These squares were specially designed for our CAL! Each is different and unique, just… Read More Week 28 – Joining your Squares
Well folks, today marks the last day of squares for “Friends Around the World” 1 Year Anniversary CAL. I’m so glad you stuck with us! Today’s square is designed by Jolanda Verschiere-den Toonder. We featured her a couple of weeks back and while we usually had designers squares back to back in consecutive weeks, we… Read More Week 26 – Anniversary Square
Margaret is our featured designer this week. You all probably recognize her name because she’s been an admin for our group for the majority of the time our group has been around. I met Margaret through our group and because of fleece. Fleece?! Yep that’s right, Margaret and I first connected because we were learning… Read More Week 25 – Twist and Shout
Welcome to Week 24 of Friends Around the World CAL!!! This week our featured designer is Jolanda Verschiere-den Toonder! You may recognize her name from the very popular CAL, currently in progress, Mix N Match CAL! She’s one of the designers of this CAL as well as the Dutch 2015 CAL. Jolanda has also been… Read More Week 24 – Pearl
This week our featured designer is Sari Astrom. She’s been part of our translation team from the beginning. Sari and another woman are working very hard to introduce Finland to our world of CAL’s! GASP…..that’s right, Finland is just learning of all the wonderful CAL’s that have been designed. And boy are they in for a… Read More Week 23 – Cheerful Echinacea