Category Archives: Fun Stuff

WeCrochet Podcast Episode 7: Our Crochet Fails

No one is perfect. We’re all just trying our best, even if it doesn’t always feel that way. One of Heather’s favorite topics is talking about failure. On this episode of the WeCrochet Podcast the team talks about some of their crochet fails. Heather helps each person through the cycle of emotions that happen around each “fail” and turns them into learning ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 5: Slow Living With Crochet

Floral Tapestry Top This week the WeCrochet Podcast is inspired by the concept of slow living: a lifestyle emphasizing slower approaches to everyday living, and being intentional about how you spend your time, money, and your life. Crafting has a long history within slow living and crochet has a big role in that. From crocheting baskets, bags and garments, things that are made ...

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Bonus (Bonus Bonus) Episode of the WeCrochet Podcast

Brava Beanie with Fable Fur cuff In this special BONUS EPISODE of the WeCrochet Podcast, Sara and Heather offer a look at the behind the scenes of how crochet designs get to WeCrochet. Sara and Producer Sarah talk about adding ribbing to Producer Sarah’s Brava Beanie. Lastly Heather and Regan continue their discussion of Fable Fur by diving into how people have actually used ...

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Tutorial: Make a Crochet Flower Crown

A crochet flower crown is the perfect spring accessory and so much fun to make! There are so many opportunities to customize this project exactly as you like it. Try it with a handful of colorful flowers and crochet leaves, as pictured OR pack the entire headband full of many ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 4: Reclaim Your Crojo

Image of CotLin The WeCrochet team is dedicated to building up the crochet community. Whether that means talking with other crochet enthusiasts or helping you figure out how to pick the right yarn for your next project, WeCrochet is  there for you.   This week Sara and Heather answer your crochet questions, with tips for how to reclaim your “crojo” (or crochet mojo) and how to ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 3: The Real Winner

This week Heather is diving into people’s crochet journeys. First Heather and Regan examine Fable Fur, brainstorm ideas for crocheting with faux fur yarn, and throw down in a scrunchie-crocheting contest. Find out who will win.  Next, Heather and Sara talk about important things to consider when choosing the right crochet hook for your project. Deciding the right hook takes some experimenting but understanding the different types ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 2: The Crochet Renaissance

In episode two of the WeCrochet Podcast, Heather and Sara discuss the question “Why do crocheters need their own site?” and “Are we entering a new crochet renaissance?” WeCrochet is a new brand for a craft that has a rich history. Crochet is an art that deserves more recognition. Next, Heather checks in with Producer Sarah to see what project she’s crocheting now, what yarn ...

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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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