Author Archives: Cathy - The Crochet Crowd

About Cathy - The Crochet Crowd

Cathy is the Executive Assistant of Mikey from The Crochet Crowd

Crochet Shawls… The Next Generation


Introducing the Falling Water Shawl Pattern by Lion Brand. If you are tired of standard shawl patterns and are looking for something with a design twist to it, you should really check out this free pattern by Lion Brand. This … Continue reading

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New Crochet Afghans with A Slant


No it’s not your eyes, it’s the afghan! The afghan it’s topsy turvy and really really fascinating. While at CHA in California in January 2014, I see scarves at the Lion Brand Exhibit that looked like this. I was really … Continue reading

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Granny Square for Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Pattern


Red Heart is trying something brand new. They are doing multiple versions of granny squares over the next several months. Here’s a basic granny square pattern to start with. Best yet… it’s free to get them. For this granny square, … Continue reading

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Mikey & Cathy Go To Hollywood!


For the 3rd time, Cathy and I got to visit to each other. Many people say we both look like brother and sister but I can assure you, she’s not. I don’t have the wounds of childhood from being punched … Continue reading

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