Author Archives: Lindsey

Lindsey

About Lindsey

Crochet & Knit Designer behind PoetryinYarn.com, Math Teacher, Mom

Dress-to-Impress Knitted Scarves Giveaway

Book: Dress-to-Impress Knitted Scarves: 24 Extraordinary Designs for Cowls, Kerchiefs, Infinity Loops & More Author: Pam Powers Publisher: Stackpole Books Sometimes you need a project that will be quick, giving¬† you nearly immediate satisfaction, and just look stunning. Dress-to-Impress Knitted … Continue reading

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2014 Year in Review

Looking back at 2014…. 1 Crochet-a-long for Autumn Leaves Shawlette. More than 20 prizes and giveaways. 10 new patterns in the Poetry in Yarn pattern line.

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Day 7 Giveaway: Tunisian!

Day 7 and we’re giving away TWO Tunisian crochet books: One lucky winner will get signed copies of Get Hooked on Tunisian Crochet: Learn How with 13 Projects and Tunisian Crochet Encore: New Stitches, New Techniques, New Patterns a Rafflecopter … Continue reading

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Day 6 Giveaway – Diagonally Crochet Pattern

Win a pdf copy of the Diagonally crocheted scarf and shawl pattern. a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Day 5 Giveaway – ChiaoGoo Blue Flower Knitting Needles

ChiaoGoo Limited Edition Blue Flower Knitting Needles – Size 10 (6mm) Quick! You’ve only got 24hrs to enter!   a Rafflecopter giveaway  

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Double Crochet Giveaway Day!

There won’t be a Saturday giveaway so today we’re going to have two prizes, one each for two different winners! Prize 1: A signed copy of Susan Lowman’s Jewelry to Crochet (Annie’s Crochet)¬†crochet pattern book.   Prize 2: Spry Twist … Continue reading

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I Won & You Can Too – Knitter’s Tool Tin

When Sarah Wilson, aka The Sexy Knitter, had a photo caption contest, my submission won. Now the photo + caption is gracing the cover of one of her December exclusive tool tins. Sarah was kind enough to send me a … Continue reading

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8 Days of Giveaways!

It’s Chanukah! And whether you celebrate Chanukah or not, you’re invited to participate in Poetry in Yarn’s 8 Days of Giveaways! How does it work? There will be a giveaway every day from Weds., Dec. 17th through Weds., Dec 24th. … Continue reading

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How my traditional crafting is breaking traditional gender roles

I knit, crochet, sew, and embroider. Most people would categorize these crafts as traditional, domestic, and feminine, and your general assumption (no matter how enlightened you are) is probably going to be that someone engaging in these projects is female. … Continue reading

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Perfect Travel Knitting + Kate Atherley Q&A

We went to visit relatives for Thanksgiving. 16 hrs in the car each way. While I stocked up on dvds and audiobooks for the kids, I knew I would need a knitting project to help keep my sanity. After hunting … Continue reading

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