Posts tagged: "crochet roundups"

  1. Top 5 knit + crochet books: your 2014 favorites

    Posted by on December 19, 2014

    As 2014 comes to a close, we look back on a fabulous year of sharing handmade love with you, our readers. From knitting and crochet tips and tricks to heartwarming stories and friendly giveaways, we had, without a doubt, an incredibly full year. And best of all, we shared dozens of delightful books with brand-new […]

  2. 12 last-minute Christmas gifts to knit or crochet

    Posted by on December 12, 2014

    There are only 12 days until Christmas! How are your handmade gifts coming along? If you’re crunched for time and still want to give something handmade, here’s a roundup of last-minute handmade Christmas gifts. With six quick, easy crochet projects and six quick-knit projects, you can make one every day between now and Christmas. Don’t […]

  3. Finishing touches: beaded bind off, lacing, and more

    Posted by on May 9, 2014

    Have you ever felt that your knitted or crocheted project was missing that special something? Sheryl Thies, author of Ocean Breezes, Knitting by Nature, Tunisian Crochet Encore, and more, is the queen of adding those coveted finishing touches. From beaded bind offs to beautiful ribbon details, Sheryl has a catalog of inspiring tips and instructions […]

  4. Your top 10 knit + crochet books of 2013

    Posted by on December 20, 2013

    You’ve been waiting all year for this. And now the wait is over. Before we head home to celebrate the holiday and the New Year with our families, we’re revealing the top ten knit and crochet books of 2013—chosen by you! We could tell you what makes each of these books special (aside from the […]

  5. Quirky Question: your traditions (+ roundup)

    Posted by on December 6, 2013

    Thanks for joining us for Knit and Crochet Friday! You’re just in time for the Quirky Question—where questions are just for fun, answers are always welcome, and you could win a free eBook. Left: From Knitting Circles around Mittens and More by Antje Gillingham You know, it’s holiday crunch time: just 19 days until Christmas! […]

  6. Christmas in July: patterns to knit and crochet!

    Posted by on July 12, 2013

    Left: From Grammy’s Favorite Knits for Baby by Doreen L. Marquart This week, we’re keeping with the theme of Christmas in July by sharing a roundup of wonderful Christmas-knitting patterns and Christmas crochet projects. Planning to give some homemade gifts this holiday season? Start stitching now, and you’ll be done in time to relax and […]

  7. Knit (or crochet) for style! + 40% OFF

    Posted by on May 10, 2013

    Here’s a little quiz for you, Stitch This! readers: 1. Where do you go for fashion inspiration? a) Straight to the runway! I love to read Vogue, follow New York Fashion Week, and subscribe to designer blogs. b) I like to browse Pinterest, and I get outfit ideas from my friends. c) If it’s on […]

  8. Spring break in style! (+ 40% off)

    Posted by on April 5, 2013

    Picture it: you’re headed to the beach, picnic lunch and latest knit or crochet project in hand. You’re ready for a relaxing afternoon spent soaking up the sun while enjoying the smell of the salt water and ocean air. It’s not that far off—your spring (or summer) break is on its way! We want to […]

  9. Knit for baby, crochet for baby

    Posted by on February 1, 2013

    (Left: Finger puppet toys from Crochet from the Heart by Kristin Spurkland) The last few years for me have been full of weddings. I’ve been able to see friends, cousins, college roommates, and coworkers walk down the aisle—and I tied the knot myself just over a year ago. It’s been an exciting time in my […]

  10. Your top knit and crochet books of 2012

    Posted by on January 11, 2013

    Last month, we revealed your top ten quilt books of 2012. And now, to kick off another fabulous and fiber-filled year, we’re revealing your favorite knit and crochet books of 2012! Find out which five books on knitting and five books about crochet you made bestsellers for the year. #5: Knitting Scandinavian Slippers and Socks […]