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Mandalas for Marinke in the Magazines

I’m thankful to say that four different magazines mentioned the Mandalas for Marinke crochet remembrance project. Crochet Savvy, August 2015, shared my original post about Wink and additional info about the project Simply Crochet, Issue 35, mentioned the Mandalas for Marinke project.

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Interview in English and Italian

Thank you to Crochet Planet for interviewing me about crochet and translating that interview into Italian. An excerpt: Where do you take inspiration for your work? I follow many, many crochet blogs online and through social media, plus I review

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Writing on Depression

I’m proud to say there’s an article I wrote up today on one of my very favorite sites of all time: Rebelle Society. Here’s what my depression looks like this time around, as I come to a place of acceptance with

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3rd Quarter Judge with The Crochet Awards

I’m happy to say that I’ve been invited to join the team of volunteer expert crochet judges for the 3rd Quarter of The Crochet Awards.

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Joined the Team at Patchwork Posse

Craft blog Patchwork Posse has added some new contributors in various categories. I’m happy to say that I’ve joined the team as their crochet expert. I’ll be sharing monthly crochet tutorials there along with a tip that goes along with

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Happily Hooked Issue 15

The newest issue of Happily Hooked is out. It includes my article with Rebecca Monroe, who shares her story about how crochet has helped her. Here is an excerpt: Read the whole touching story in Happily Hooked Issue 15.

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June 2015 Photo Competition for Artizan

I’ve joined in with the first monthly photo contest from Artizan. We were allowed to submit up to three photos with the requirement that each photo feature something handmade as well as a hand in it (real or abstract). I

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Top 5 Craftsy Articles in May

I love writing about crochet for the Craftsy blog and was excited to see that my article on top crochet hacks was one of the Top 5 most popular articles on the site in May.  

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Interweave Crochet, Summer 2015

The Summer 2015 issue of Interweave Crochet print magazine has just arrived in my inbox. My column is there on page 70 where I’ve featured an article about crochet designer Jennifer Spears. Jennifer is a geek-loving crochet designer who does

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Health Benefits of Yarncrafting for Animals

My newest article is up now on the Lion Brand Yarn blog. It’s about the health benefits of knitting or crochet for pets and other animals. Check it out here.

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