Category Archives: Crochet Challenges

We love to do crochet challenges. This category is updates and more about The Crochet Crowd Challenges.

Figuring Out The Baby Afghan with Current Challenge


There have been several questions on Facebook and in our emails about people wanting the stitch counts for Baby Afghans and bigger for the current challenge. In stitches where there are multiples, meaning that so many chains are required for … Continue reading

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New Spring Has Sprung Crochet Challenge


Yesterday, I launched our feature challenge for this month. It’s a project that is intentionally versatile allowing our crocheters to do 1 of 3 concepts. Crocheters can either do a button up cowl, full length scarf or even an afghan. … Continue reading

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Is Something In The Water? I See Our Crocheters Growing!


My local post office is always curious when I start getting in boxes as they know I am always up to something charity related. Just for kicks, I decided to open a box of one of the Mad Hatter Challenges … Continue reading

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Mystery Adventure Crochet Along


Inside my Red Heart Crochet Bag, I am pulling out a project that will be my very first Mystery Adventure Crochet Along. This is being run by The Crochet Crowd and is an idea that I want to explore. The … Continue reading

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It’s About Skills & Community, Not Winning


I am really discouraged in reading comments and my inbox for people who don’t participate in our challenges because they make statements like, “I never win anything so I am not going to bother!” That’s a really pessimistic view and … Continue reading

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It’s a Marvellous Mystery Crochet Project


Beginning soon is the first ever Mystery Crochet Project with Mikey. Behind the scenes, the project took about 3 days to complete. It is fun and really interesting how it all works together. This pattern is in cooperation with Red … Continue reading

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Winner of the Ball Winder from The Crochet Along Is….


On January 21, 2014, we kicked off a week long Crochet Along with Red Heart Yarns. This was a quick challenge and quite honestly, I am totally shocked on how many actually completed their scarves. In some cases, fans did … Continue reading

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