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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Tonight is the official start of the 2014 Indie Design Gift-A-Long! It’s a 2 month long event on Ravelry featuring massive pattern sales and fun crochet and knit a longs with prizes. First, from Thursday, November 13th at 8:00 … Continue reading
What better way to end the week then with an awesome interview? Penny from Little Acorn Creations posted today about her test knit of my crochet pattern, Diagonally, and an interview. Enjoy!
Interesting stuff going on this week: I was on a podcast. Check out my interview on Creative Yarn Entrepreneur where I talk about time management. Krenik is making awesome pen kits. They’re intended for embroidery and needlepoint, but they’ve also … Continue reading
Felt So Good: 70+ Felted and Plain Wool Designs for You and Your Home Author: Tone Rorseth Publisher: Seller’s Publishing List Price: $19.95 I’ve got a great giveaway item for this week. If you’re like me, in all your crochet … Continue reading
I’ve done some yarn shopping lately…..ok I’ve purchased a lot of yarn. In trying to get the best bang for my buck, I’ve realized that I kind of have qualifications that must be met in order to buy yarn from … Continue reading
Nothing says “welcome to autumn” like the onset of allergies and a sinus infection. For the last few days, I’ve spent every moment that I could curled up in bed. And, yes, I’m one of those people who is whiny … Continue reading
Book: Tunisian Crochet for Baby Author: Sharon Silverman Publisher: Stackpole Books Recently I had the chance to check out a reviewer’s copy of Tunisian Crochet for Baby by Sharon Silverman. What’s my favorite thing about this book? Tunisian stitch diagrams! … Continue reading
One of my favorite variations on the standard single crochet stitch is the back bump single crochet. Yesterday, I sat down and recorded a video to show you how to do this stitch.