Hi! I'm Lindsey, the designer behind Poetry in Yarn. In addition to being a crochet and knit designer, I'm also a technical editor and math teacher.
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Happy National Crochet Month! Today is my stop on the Tour through Crochet Country blog tour. To celebrate, I’m sharing a free crochet pattern today. When I was young, my Bubbie (grandmother) would make flower bookmarks out of bits of … Continue reading
Retired massage therapist turned crochet designer, Andee Graves, and I have been friends for a while. I was so excited to see that her new crochet pattern booklet, Texting Mitts, is now available from Leisure Arts. It has 8 fabulous … Continue reading
Well, if we’re going to start a new year, let’s start it off with a bang! Two of the most recent patterns I put out where the Cinnamon Sticks Hat and Cinnamon Sticks Fingerless Gloves patterns. I made both samples … Continue reading
—–Congrats to Winner, K —— Today you have a chance to win two knitting magazines! Up for grabs are both the July 2012 issue of Creative Knitting and the Summer 2012 issue of Love of Knitting. For a chance to … Continue reading
—-Congrats to winner, Lorraine!—- I think it’s been a bit too long since I’ve done a giveaway. Time to take care of that, huh? Nothing is more exciting that new magazine arriving in the mail, and today you have a … Continue reading
So it’s February 29th and one last extra special day in the Blog Extravaganza month celebrating 2 years of Poetry in Yarn. You may remember my post from a while back talking about Lavishea Lotion Bars. They are lotion in … Continue reading
Book: Betsy Beads Author: Betsy Hershberg Publisher: XRX List Price: $24.95 Before I ever learned to knit or crochet, I learned how to make jewelry. Both my grandmother and step-mother were avid jewelry makers, and shared some of their knowledge … Continue reading
In today’s day and age, with all the shopping choices available, you are bound to find a brand you like. What is rarer though is to find a brand and company you love. I found it though, in the fantastic … Continue reading
During the same January trip that I mentioned yesterday, my eyes were opened to the possibility of needle felting. One of the neatest things I saw were Woolpets. Woolpets are complete needle felting kits to let you make your own … Continue reading