10 Most Important Health Benefits

Health Benefits with Yarn We all know that crochet and knitting have fabulous health benefits. Kathryn Vercillo wrote a blog that appears on Lion Brand’s Website titled 10 Most Important Health Benefits of Yarn Crafting. I didn’t expect to read anything that I didn’t already know about but boy oh boy, was I surprised! Crafting […]

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Yarn Weights with Australian, UK and USA

What Are The Equivalent Yarn Weights? We receive this type of question every day from fans around the world. The Crochet Crowd, being Canadian, we have access to yarns that our friends in the UK and Australia cannot find on their yarn store shelves. It’s a hard question to answer because I’ve not had enough […]

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Mikey The Star Struck Fool Meets Vanna White

Have you ever been starstruck? If you have been, you will totally relate to the inside story I am about to share with you. The Crochet Crowd officially joined marketing forces with Lion Brand Yarns on January 1st, 2014. Together with Lion Brand, we are sharing our love for yarn and yarn creativity together. Vanna […]

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How To Make a Graph for a Crochet Picture Afghan

How To Make A Picture Graph Afghan Making a picture afghan isn’t that difficult as long as you get the picture and basics under your belt. The key to getting started is to figure out how to graph your picture to be set into an afghan. There are people who will charge to have your […]

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How to Crochet Two Tone Granny

Learn to Crochet A Two-Tone Granny Square. The colour is split down the middle. Two-Tone Granny Concept I’ve always felt this would be too hard for me to accomplish but it’s not as bad as I expected it to be. In fact, I’m pretty proud of myself. It’s amazing how we shy away from items […]

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Crochet Fair & Square Blanket

Crochet Fair & Square Blanket The Crochet Fair and Square Blanket by Yarnspirations.com is a simplistic granny square with a bit of a twist. You will definitely see two colours are being used in this blanket. Those are not cut and added on to make it feel like a project that goes on forever. Instead, […]

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Crochet St. Patrick’s Day Ideas

St. Patrick’s Day Ideas St. Patrick’s Day is near a month away! Laura Jean here with 12 great crochet ideas to help you celebrate the holiday!  My Great-Great-Great Grandmother came from Ireland at the age of 12.  With great pride, I gather these patterns to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. May your hook always be ready […]

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