How To Organize Your Knitting and Crochet Tools in Unexpected Ways

organize your knitting and crochet tools in unexpected ways

Save some money by using what you would otherwise just toss into the recycling bin or trash into FREE organization tools, and you’ll have more money to spend on yarn! I have always loved creating and crafting, but I have not always had the disposable income needed to pursue my hobbies.  However, where there is […]

How to Store Your Yarn

How to Store Your Yarn

 From tangles to messes, yarn can really start to be a hassle. Keeping your yarn in good shape is the key to great crochet projects! From what I’ve learned over the years, yarn maintenance is all about the storage. Read about How to Store Your Yarn so that you can avoid any unwanted crochet mishaps! […]

5 Surefire Ways to Find Time to Crochet This Summer

Finding Time to Crochet During Summer

This post was written by Lauren Brown. Connect with Lauren on Facebook and Pinterest. If your family is anything like mine, summers are hectic. Kids are out of school, there are lots of extra activities, and sometimes crocheting gets pushed to the back burner. If you’re like me and you don’t want to set your hooks down for the […]

Organize Your Stash! 10 Tips + 10 Free Crochet Patterns to Get You Started

Organize Your Stash! 10 Crochet Tips and Free Crochet Patterns

Guest Post by Jennifer Dickerson from Fiber Flux, connect with Jennifer on Facebook. When warm weather arrives, I’m always left with a big yarny mess from all of the cold weather stitching.  Here are 10 easy tips you can easily do in very little time to get things under control!  As a bonus, I’ve collected […]

DIY Crochet Hooks: For Friendlier Hooking

Wooden Crochet Hooks

Lately I’ve been seeing some pretty unique crochet hooks out there. And while you can buy a wide variety of hooks, sometimes crocheters like to make their own hooks. This can be for a number of reasons. Most of the time, crocheters make these hooks because they are more comfortable than store-bought hooks. However, one […]

How to Create and Organize a Great Studio Space

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This is a guest post by Susan Kerin.  She is a full-time designer and teacher of knit and crochet. You can read more about her and see her work at her website, Skerin Knitting and Crochet. The site provides free tips and patterns, knit and crochet patterns for sale, and also featured are the invaluable […]

Clean it Up: 21 Tips for Yarn Stash Storage

Spring is finally (and officially) here!  It’s time to bask in the extended sunlight, to enjoy the delicate harmonies of chirping songbirds, and most importantly, it’s time to start spring cleaning!  In case you were wondering, yes, that includes cleaning out your yarn stash!  I know for some of you, the thought of trying to […]