Monthly Archives: March 2014

New ‘Hooker’ Collector Mugs from Mikey of The Crochet Crowd


Just released are the newest collector mugs from The Crochet Crowd. Designed by Mikey to share your love for crochet. Now available at Mikey’s Promotional Store. Some of the logos are available on other merchandise to collect as well. Mikey … Continue reading

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How to LINK Double Crochet


To shake things up a bit… I’m going to do my first ever pictorial tutorial. The video is posted at the bottom. I know due to bandwidth that videos aren’t always ideal. In today’s blog, I’m going to show it … Continue reading

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Someone Call The Doctor, I’ve Just Checked My Gauge… I Must be SICK!


I cannot believe how many projects I have screwed up due to myself quickly reading directions. I say to myself every time… I know to pay attention to things like brackets, especially when multiple sizes such as clothing are involved. … Continue reading

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What It Feels Like For A Girl


I must admit, I’m so super jealous over women that wear these sorts of garments. I could wear it but then it defies social acceptance and who needs that extra pressure. Swanky Yarn is a brand new line to the … Continue reading

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Stuff that ‘Rascally’ Rabbit Basket with Crochet Fun


It’s ‘rabbit’ season… no no… it’s ‘duck’ season… Scuse me Daffy and Bugs, it’s neither… it’s Easter! Your both safe unless you are made of chocolate! Today, Diva Dan went pattern diving on Lion Brand Yarns’ free patterns. He was … Continue reading

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The Point of Appearing at Creativ Festival?


Our fans are always asking me why I keep choosing Creativ Festival as one of the only places where The Crochet Crowd comes out to play. It’s simply due to location and the amount of people that show up. Attending … Continue reading

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Crochet Mystery Adventure Begins April 1st, 2014


Are you ready for a Mystery Crochet Along? I’ve been busy filming up tutorials and preparing for this mystery challenge. The mystery crochet along will last 4 weeks with each Tuesday being another launch of clues (some of the pattern). … Continue reading

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