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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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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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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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New Craftsy Post: Craft Selling Tips

  Find my new post up over on Craftsy featuring 10 tips for selling knitting, crochet and other yarn craft projects Image via Craftsy blogger Laura Mier

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Lion Brand Yarn Guest Post: Crochet as Meditation

“There is certainly something valuable to be found in formal meditation. However, it doesn’t work for all of us. In particular, people with mental health conditions including depression and anxiety may find it too difficult to simply sit on the cushion and

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Inside Crochet Named Me a Favorite Blogger

Thanks to Inside Crochet magazine for doing an article about me in their June 2013 Issue (page 10) naming me a favorite blogger!

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I Was Named a Crochet Hero

Thanks to Marinke Slump who named me as her crochet hero in a recent interview she did for Simply Crochet magazine. What an honor! Marinke is one of the woman interviewed for Crochet Saved My Life.

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Touched by a Teenager

I have received a few different requests from students who wanted to interview me about crochet since they’ve seen my experience in the field. Most of these have been college students but one that I recently did an interview with

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Hook to Heal Campaign 40% Funded!

Thank you so much to the 28 people who have contributed so far to my Hook to Heal campaign to raise the funds I need to produce my next crochet-for-creativity project. The project is now more than 40% funded and

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