Category Archives: Crochet Interviews

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 she’s been using ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 20 – Cool Crochet

Dancing in the Sun Wrap by Janine Myska On this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast we’re celebrating our new collaboration with crochet designer Janine Myska of Knits ‘n Knots, and her new collection, Cool Crochet for Warm Days and also touching upon size-inclusiveness and why it’s important in crochet designs. First, now that it’s officially fall Sara and Heather chat about their completed crochet projects this summer. Sara ...

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MEET THE TEAM: KATELYN

It’s time once again for a little thing we like to call Meet the Team, the blog post where you meet someone on our team! Today we are introducing Katelyn, our new Outreach Coordinator! She’s the person who is responsible for all the patterns you see in our magazine and collections. If it has to do with patterns, Katelyn probably has to do with it!

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 16 – The Art and Business of Crochet

Masked: Best Face Inward | Jo Hamilton2019 Mixed crocheted yarn 36×41 inches Crochet can be a lot of different things to different people—for some people it’s a way to relax and express themselves, while others like to create useful items. Some people turn their crochet into a business (or side-hustle), and of course, crochet can also be celebrated as an Art. Today we talk all ...

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Crochet Designer Spotlight: Meet Michelle Moore

Meet Michelle Moore, the crochet designer behind MJs Off the Hook and SentryBox Designs, who specializes in unique crochet blankets, and stylish garments. Her proudest crochet accomplishment is being featured on the Tyra Banks Fab Life Show talking about how to make thousands of dollars from your hobby, and starting the cocoon blanket trend with her viral ...

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Interview: Crochet Designer Dora Ohrenstein, Author of Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary

WeCrochet sat down with Dora Ohrenstein, author of Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary, who walked us through the process of creating this new classic guide. About the book: Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary This hefty collection, ranging from lace and filigree to shells and textured stitches, is loaded with beautifully photographed swatches of each pattern, plus charted and text instructions. A focus ...

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