Latest Crochet Blogs

My Wish/To Do List #1: Throw Blankets

I’m currently working on a blanket that I had started a decade ago and just recently found .. when I am done this, I want to make a blanket (something small for laps, I think) for each of my grandchildren… (2 girls and 1 boy). Some options...

My Crocheting Journal #3: Look What I Found!!!

now that the crocheting bug has hit me again … I rather enjoyed making those little sandals… I went searching for my yarn that I had stashed away. When looking for yarn for the sandals I only found a few balls of yarn and I knew I had lots more...

My Crocheting Journal #2: Baby Sandals

My daughter, knowing that I’m now part of this community, has asked that I pull out my crochet hooks and make a pair of sandals for my grand-daughter. These sandals, to be exact: Fortunately “whistleandivy” provides not only the pattern but...

Crochet.Community Interview: mobilecrafts

Thank-you to mobilecrafts for doing this interview! 1. Tell us a little about yourself My name is Lauraine and I have knitted and done craft things all my life and when I was 19 I went and trained to become a master kiltmaker and was the...

Crochet.Community Theme: BLANKET / AFGHAN

Is there anything more comforting than wrapping up in a crocheted blanket on a cool summer’s night or a chilly winter evening? Well, maybe the arms of a loved one, but the next best thing is a crocheted blanket, especially if it is handmade. ...

CrochetCommunity Awards: Yarn-cuddles #1: Announcement

The summer is here and it’s time to announce our second CrochetCommunity Awards – Yarn-cuddles. We are looking forward to see more creations from all of our members! Theme – Yarn-cuddles This Awards focuses on toys – soft, cuddly toys made...

New "Introduce Yourself" Forum

An amazing idea came to our minds today and we are happy to implement it right away. We have launched a new Introduce Yourself Forum. I am really not sure why we came with this after such a long time, because a forum like this is a must have one....

Splitting The Website

As many of you noticed already, we have decided to split the KnittingCrocheting.com into two separate websites: Knit.Community and Crochet.Community. It is because most of you just knit or crochet and it makes more sense for us to separate these...

My Crocheting Journal #1: Why I Don't Knit

Looking back, I guess I made a pair of slippers when I was in Grade 8 .. not sure how I managed that. Since then, knitting is on the “tried it, couldn’t do it” list. So what goes wrong? 1. I can’t get the whole “hold-the-needles and...

KnittingCrocheting Magazine Giveaway #5: Last Week Winner

Today was the last day to enter our Magazine Giveaway and it’s time to choose the last winner randomly from all of our members that posted at least one creation. The Winner is: DeborahM Congrats. I will contact you via private message. ...