Ask Lindsey: Afghan Squares To Block or Not

Ask Lindsey is a weekly crochet and knit Q&A with Lindsey Stephens. Send your questions to Lindsey at support@poetryinyarn.com. Ask Lindsey posts may contain affiliate links for products Lindsey thinks you’d love. It’s Friday the 13th, but don’t be scared! I’m here to help with your stitching dilemmas. Dear Lindsey, I’m making an afghan with lots of individual squares. Should …

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BIG NEWS! Craftsy cat is out of the bag!

Over the next few weeks, and for a while after that too, you’re going to hear me talking a lot about Craftsy. Maybe you haven’t heard about Craftsy before, or it sounds vaguely familiar but you didn’t really look into it. What’s a Craftsy? Craftsy is the fastest growing crafty community on the web with over 5 million members in …

Great Gifts for Knitters and Crocheters

Ah, the day after Thanksgiving. I can practically hear the beginning strains of the William Tell Overture as people prepare to converge on their local shopping centers. If you’re shopping for yourself, or for a fellow knitter and crocheter, feel free to check out some of these sweet deals online. (You should also feel free to hint liberally, by sending …

Crochet and Chic-a

At last month’s TNNA (The National Needlearts Association) trade show I spotted this new crochet case by the folks at Chic-a. It’s always great to spot new crochet accessories! Maybe if I got a case I’d finally be able to find my crochet hooks….maybe. 🙂