Category Archives: Crochet Interviews

WeCrochet Podcast Episode 40 – Crochet Jobs Part 3 – Teaching Crochet to Make Money and Get Confident with Arica Presinal & Pia Thadani

Learn to make money by teaching crochet! We continue our Crochet Jobs Series with a look at teaching crochet for fun or profit. Find out how to gain skills, confidence, and even certifications that will help you land gigs teaching crochet in your community and beyond. Education is an important part of any field and crafting is no exception. While some ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 39 – Hooks up, Summer’s Here and Crochet Summer School is in Session

School is out; summer is here! On this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, the team flashes back to some nostalgic memories of high school. Heather and Katelyn reminisce about who they were in high school and wistfully chat about that feelings of fun and silliness intrinsically tied to more youthful days of their pasts.  Katelyn sits down to talk to Selin Kocalar of ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 37 – KnotBadBritt’s Guide to Crochet Testing – Part 2 of Crochet Jobs

This episode of the WeCrochet Podcast is all about crochet testing. When designers write a pattern, crochet testers are the first to try their patterns and help shape the final product through their experience making the item, and providing feedback to the designer. This is part 2 of our Crochet Jobs series, though the WeCrochet Podcast team concludes that crochet testing ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 30 – Finding Crochet Community

In this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast the team focuses on the crochet community. First, Heather, Sara and Katelyn come together for an impromptu healing session when they think about the last year and how it has changed how they look at community. Each has found ways to stay connected in a physically- and socially- distanced world. Thankfully they have crochet ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 29 – Crochet Joy

In the chill and grey of winter, we’re looking at things that warm us up and make us happy. Today’s episode is all about the joy of crochet! First, Sara and Heather talk about the parts of crochet that bring them the most joy. From choosing colors and yarn to finishing a WIP to sharing the final photo on social media, ...

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Behind Crochet Foundry Magazine Winter 2020

Crochet Foundry is back with their third magazine and this time everything’s coming up cozy! With seven brand new crochet patterns for sizes XS-5X, this size inclusive collection has something for everyone! Let’s look inside the Winter 2020 issue, and behind the scenes with the Crochet Foundry Team. Crochet Foundry Winter 2020 Issue now available! But first, What is Crochet Foundry? In case you’ve never ...

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WeCrochet Podcast BONUS Episode – WarmTheLine

Welcome to a very special Bonus Episode of the WeCrochet Podcast! If you’re a listener and crocheter here in the United States, you might have noticed we just wrapped up a big election season! But, voting is not over for everyone. The state of Georgia is having a run-off election for two senate seats so everyone who voted in ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 24 – Crochet Your Holiday

Pictured: Winter Mosaic Pillow and the Warm Lights Pillow The winds have shifted and fall is here which means it’s time to get serious thinking about the end of year gifting and giving. Whether you’re someone who is not really into the holidays or you’re someone who has had your home decked out in winter holiday decorations since August, your friends at ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 23 – Advice and Amigurumi

Two Sparkles the Unicorn Softie In this episode we’re talking about the best crochet advice we’ve ever received and chatting with a favorite knit and crochet designer, Brenda K.B. Anderson about her work with amigurumi—the art of crocheting toys—and more. First, Heather and Producer Sarah talk about their current WIPs and projects for the upcoming holidays. Heather finished some of her WIPs and ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 22 – Craftivism

Get your purple yarn for your emPower People Bandana at crochet.com People have been creating and contributing to social good for as long as people have been creating. Today we’re talking about craftivism, or the act of combining crafting with activism, and talking to Laverne of BzyPeach about the emPowerpeople 2020 movement.  First, Producer Sarah checks in with Sara and talks about how ...

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