The Crochet Crowd

Caron Cotton Cakes – BIG FORMAT

Reading Time: 2 minutes Caron Cotton Cakes Caron Cotton Cakes returns this spring back at Michaels Stores across North America. Stores are currently resetting and getting in their new yarn to put onto the shelves. There’s a BIG difference, pun intended. Due to demand from customers, Yarnspirations up’d their game to make the balls bigger. Also, they included solids […]

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25 Knit & Crochet Patterns for Caron Latte Cakes

Reading Time: < 1 minute 12 Knit & Crochet Projects Caron Latte Cakes is a mix of regular yarn with eyelash fibre added to the strand to help provide the softness and light look of this yarn brand. It also has generous yardage to the ball which allows knitters and crocheters to buy fewer balls to make bigger projects. Here […]

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Crochet Caron Latte Cakes Infinity Cowl + Tutorial

Reading Time: < 1 minute Crochet Caron Latte Cakes Infinity Ribbed Cowl Introducing the Crochet Ribbed Infinity Cowl featuring Caron Latte Cakes. Keep in mind, Michaels is the only place to pick up Caron Cakes as it’s exclusive. If you live in the USA, you can most likely order it directly through Michaels.com to have it shipped to you. The […]

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Crochet Chevron One Big Cake Bag

Reading Time: 3 minutes Crochet Chevron One Big Cake Bag I love to crochet with self-striping yarn.  The Caron Big Cakes is great because the ball size is so generous you can make a nice tote or market bag without having to change colors and yet still have the pretty striped effect.  I made this bag using Shadowberry because […]

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Crochet Big Blocks Modern Granny Afghan Pattern

Reading Time: 3 minutes Crochet Big Blocks Modern Granny Afghan I love the Modern Granny stitch.  It works up so quickly and mindlessly, that I just had to create another blanket with it.  I used the new Caron Big Cakes yarn for this one.  It’s a generous 54″ x 68″ with only 5 Cakes.  Of course, you can substitute […]

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