The Ethics of the Taylor Swift Crochet Dress.

The Ethics of the Taylor Swift Crochet Dress.

The Taylor Swift Crochet Dress. Let’s take a look at the ethics of the Taylor Swift crochet dress. I’ve made mine. And published my version of the pattern. All over, many people are crocheting dresses, with great excitement. It’s wonderful to see crochet get a popularity boost. But perhaps there are also worrying issues in…

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Leinster Sunshine crochet value bundle

The Leinster Sunshine value bundle contains four beautiful crochet patterns for less than the cost of three. It has a further 20% off for one week only from Monday 17th June. Using the ‘buy now’ buttons will complete the purchase through the Ravelry checkout. You do not need a Ravelry account. or view the listing…

Does Knitting or  Crochet  use more yarn?
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Does Knitting or Crochet use more yarn?

Does crochet really use more yarn than knitting? And if so, how much more? This simple question can lead to heated debates in knitting and crochet groups. However, no one seems to have clear cut evidence for their answers. So, time for a few little experiments… But first, for those looking for the ‘too long/didn’t…

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5 Crochet Designers from Ireland

What is Irish about Crochet Designers living and working in Ireland today? Does the location shape the design? This St. Patrick’s day I’m looking at 5 crochet designers from Ireland, and finding plenty of inspiration. I read somewhere recently that Ireland has one of the highest percentage of students pursuing qualifications in fashion and design,…

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My Pattern in Crochet Foundry Magazine

This week The Crochet Foundry Magazine published their March issue, including my pattern The Enniskerry Garden Cardigan. This is my second publication – with 2 more on the way with different publishers. Its been a roller coaster, and such a rewarding experience. Now I get to have ‘as published in’ on the landing page of…