Category Archives: Inspiration

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#StitchAwayStress with Community Over Comparison

Has the crochet community heard? WeCrochet is partnering with the Craft Yarn Council for the month of April to help us all #StitchAwayStress! This year, the CYC is focusing on how we can all foster creativity at home during these weird times. This week, we’re focusing specifically on how comparison can kill ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 9: Enter the Unicorn-Verse

What could be more fun than talking to kids, talking about unicorns and crochet? On this week’s episode Heather and Sara check in and talk about all the different ways to engage your young person with crochet. Many people are having to stay at home with their children more than they had in the past so hopefully this discussion will help. Heather ...

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WeCrochet Podcast Episode 8: Blooming Spring

It’s springtime and on this week’s episode of the WeCrochet Podcast, the team talks about spring projects. Even though this spring is like no other that anyone has ever experienced, we are continuing to crochet, connect with others, and find joy. First Sara has a special message about what is happening in our company. Next Producer Sarah and Heather check in with each other ...

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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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Share the Love, Join Us, #WarmUpTogether

If you’re longing for connection to community right now, join us! WeCrochet and Knit Picks have partnered with Warm Up America to create afghan and blanket projects to go to seniors and others in need in our communities. If you’re ...

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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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What I learned from the Brava Beanie CAL

Sarah’s collection of Brava Beanies I’m a new crocheter. I grew up surrounded by crochet—my mother did it, my aunts did it, my grandmothers did it, so naturally I rebelled and learned to knit. I have been knitting since the early 2000s and have really enjoyed it. I had an interest in crochet; I even bought some hooks but truly didn’t know where to start. I just ...

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