Craft Yarn Council · Crochet Tucson · Video

Changing Global Health One Stitch at a Time #StitchAwayStress

In January 2014, the Council released its Changing Global Health One Stitch at a Time video featuring interviews with a wide range of people from older adults to grammar school kids about their experiences with knitting and crochet. Subscribe to our channel on The video was produced by Lasch Media for CYC. Since the mid… Continue reading Changing Global Health One Stitch at a Time #StitchAwayStress

Crochet Tucson

Why You Should Make a Dog Blanket

Last week the Sonoran Hookers launched a dog blanket project. One of our members works in animal rescue and rehoming, and we all have a soft spot for animals in need. The conversation that led there was a little more colorful though, and so this project has a twist. One morning, I had an epiphany… Continue reading Why You Should Make a Dog Blanket

Crochet Tucson

Crochet Jewel Miner Granny Square

POSTED ON MARCH 28, 2016 BY REDAGAPEBLOG Granny squares are the most versatile motif of all crochet motifs. Make just one or two to create washcloths and potholders, five to ten for scarves, table runners and cushions, or more for larger projects like blankets, bags and shawls. I’m calling this granny square the Jewel Miner… Continue reading Crochet Jewel Miner Granny Square

Crochet Tucson · News

Record-Breaking Legacy

Emma Welch climbing Snowdon with Daisy bear and other teddies days before she died. Friends of an inspirational schoolgirl who died days after setting an unofficial world record are to honour her memory by trying to do a double. Charity champion Emma Welch, 14, of Chilcompton, Somerset climbed Mount Snowdon last year with 135 teddy… Continue reading Record-Breaking Legacy

Crochet Tucson · Kendra's Picks · Pattern

Hatching Easter Chicks

These two adorable hatching chick pattern are free and work up quickly. I think it would be cute to whip up 12 of them and present the dozen in an egg carton. You’ll get at least a chuckle from whoever receives them and you’ll surely brighten their day.  If you don’t have plastic eyes on hand… Continue reading Hatching Easter Chicks