Category Archives: Fun Stuff

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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How to Make Pom-Pom Ornaments

Pom-poms are one of our favorite things to make (especially when made with a pom-pom maker… one of our favorite tools!), but what happens when you use pom-poms to make ornaments? CUTENESS overload! I taught our company staff how to make these ornaments last year as part of our holiday festivities, and everyone ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 21 – Some of Your Crochet Questions Answered

Whether you’re brand new to crochet or have been doing it for decades, questions about a pattern, yarn or technique can come up. In this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, we added an extra person to our team and we answer some your most important crochet inquiries. First, meet Katelyn, our new Outreach Coordinator (what does that job title mean? Katelyn does just about ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 19 – Crochet Self Care

What does your self care look like? How long is too long to crochet in one sitting? What’s the best ergonomic crochet hook for pencil-grip style of crochet? These are just some of the questions we are answering in this crochet self-care themed WeCrochet Podcast episode. First, Sara reads a letter from Hannah, who asks all kinds of questions about how to keep crochet pain ...

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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 18 – Rage Against Gauge & Able to Cable

Picture features a model wearing the Midtown Mantle Mock-Neck Top by Liz Salazar In this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, we’re talking about new quarantine hobbies, crochet gauge, and our favorite crochet cable pattern of the Off the Beaten Path collection from WeCrochet Magazine Issue 4.  First, Heather and Sara discuss their new quarantine hobbies. Sara has been getting really into baking ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 17 – Hooks Down, Level Up!

Rainbow Garden Throw being blocked Crocheting a project is sometimes more than just simply crocheting stitches. Sometimes additional steps  and notions are needed to finish a project. This episode is all about those little things that make your crochet that much better, from crochet hacks to learning the best way to block your project to make it look its best. First, Heather and Sara chat ...

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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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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 14 – Crochet Summertime Funtime

Canopy Shawl https://www.crochet.com/canopy-shawl-pattern/p/58086 Summer is here and the WeCrochet team has transitioned from wools and alpacas yarns to cottons and linens. Summer isn’t just a the season to lay outside wearing shorts and tank tops, you can also continue to do your favorite craft. On this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, we’re talk about all things summer crochet.  First Heather and Regan ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 13: Who’s Afraid of Crochet Charts?

Tunisian Monstera Blanket featured in image On this week’s episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, we’re diving into the world of crochet tools (what do YOU keep in your project bag?), how to read crochet charts, and a new pattern collection that’s inspired by jungle greenery.  First up Sara and Heather talk about what they keep in their Crochet tote bag. While some ...

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