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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 it in their crochet projects. 

Mentioned in this episode:
Sara’s Designs
Work with us
Brava Beanie
WeCrochet Youtube
How to Count Chains (Crochet) Video Tutorial
How to Slip Knot (Crochet) Video Tutorial
3 Ways to Insert into a Chain (Crochet) Video Tutorial
Learn Joining in the Round (Crochet) Video Tutorial
How to Single Crochet (SC) Video Tutorial
Fable Fur
Mika Vest by TL Yarn Crafts
Fur-Ever Fur Infinity Scarf Crochet Pattern
“Faux Sho” Fur Boot Cuffs
Crocheted Brimstone Faux Fur Cowl
Brimstone Faux Fur Cowl by Claudia Maheux
Faux Fur Ear Warmers
Four Ways to Make Pom-Poms

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 keep your crochet from curling. Find out how to submit your crochet questions so you can appear on an upcoming episode.

Next, Heather and Sara discuss choosing yarn, and how to weigh all the factors when picking the yarn for your next project.  From the weight of your yarn to fiber content, yarn makes all the difference.

Last, meet WeCrochet team member Kerry Bogert, the new Outreach Coordinator.  Kerry’s crochet journey starts with her mom teaching her to crochet at age 5 with an interesting method. Learn about how she helps develop all the crochet patterns we publish in WeCrochet Magazine. Also, find out how to submit your own crochet designs to crochet.com for possible publication.

Mentioned in this Episode:
Blocking Mats and T-Pins
Ravelry’s List of our yarns
Choosing Yarns
Mighty Stitch
Shine Worsted
Shine Sport
Curio 3
Curio 10
Wool of the Andes
Bright Hooks
Our Favorite Pins:
Sparkles the Crocheting Unicorn Enamel Pin
Llamarama Enamel Pin
Cactus Yarn Enamel Pin
Crochet Granny Square Enamel Pin
Kitty with Teal Yarn Ball Enamel Pin

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 of hooks, grips, sizes, and materials can really help. 

Then, Heather checks in with crochet beginners, Producer Sarah and Jennifer, as they discuss their crochet triumphs and tragedies while learning how to crochet.

Mentioned in this episode:

“Giant” hooks: Amour Crochet Hook – size P/Q 15mm and Amour Crochet Hook Size M-N / 9.0mm
Fable Fur
Alison’s Pullover hoodie
Brava Beanie
Guide to Crochet Hooks
Crochet hooks
Radiant Wood Crochet set
WeCrochet Bright Crochet Hook set
Amour Steel Crochet Hook Set
Curio #3
Curio #10
Radiant Interchangeable Crochet Hooks
Felici Fingering
Felici On The Double Cowl by Sati Glenn


0:15 – Introduction
0:31 – Regan and Heather talk Fable Fur
8:55 – Scrunchie showdown
13:15 – Sara and Heather talk hooks
26:13 – “Okay Crochet” with Producer Sarah and Heather
29:25 – Jennifer and Heather talk beginning crochet

If you’d like to be on our podcast leave us a voicemail. We’ll be checking it regularly and using your calls in later episodes. To leave a voicemail call 360-334-4847 and record your message.

You can also record a voice memo on your phone and email us that audio file at podcast@wecrochet.com

Regan and Heather’s list of ideas of ways someone could use Fable Fur:
Brava Beanie
Strap for bag
Otter Pop cover
Seat cover
Steering wheel cover
Sleeping bag
Glasses strap
Glasses cozy
Fingerless gloves
Arm warmers
Trim on hats
Stuffed animal
Chicken nugget

Do you have ideas of ways to use Fable Fur? Let us know.

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 she’s using, and what her favorite hooks are.

Then, Heather and Sara give their top 7 tips for beginning crocheters, and a whole lot of encouragement for anyone who likes to crochet. From having the right tool to learning about frogging, Heather and Sara offer advice for all crafters on their crochet journey.

Mentioned in this episode:
Brava Yarn
Radiant Wood Regular Hook
WeCrochet Bright Hooks
7 Tips for Beginners

0:21 – Heather and Sara talk about why crochet needs it’s own site
9:47 – Heather checks in with Producer Sarah about yarn and hooks
11:15 – 7 tips for beginning crocheters