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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. My Battle to Learn Crochet – A New Zealander shares her story. Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs: Creative Techniques for Joining Motifs of All Shapes – A new book by Edie Eckman is available for pre-order.

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. Today Only! Preview sale of the new Knitcircus Yarns How a sheep in a knitted jumper could revolutionize computer animation N. Van yarn bombers dismayed by pilfered piece of knitting

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. Four Tips For Travel Crochet Olympic Hopeful Profile (she crochets!) Jo Hamilton’s Stop Motion Crocheted Portrait Video Milwaukee Upcoming Bead and Button Show Chicago Area Knit in Public Events

Crochet and Knitting News – Thursday, May 10th

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. Working conductive thread and capacitive sensors into knitting. Not sure where they’re going with this, but it could be cool. http://newtextiles.media.mit.edu/2012/?p=3120 Trademark issues with Olympic symbols for crafters. http://london2012.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/08/trademark-rights-can-trip-up-well-intentioned-crafters/ Knitting as fine art. One woman’s knit animal pelts draw attention to endangered species. http://bangordailynews.com/2012/05/07/living/by-hand/knitting-as-fine-art-on-display-at-university-of-maine-museum-of-art/ This article is mostly about embroidery: How stitching helps beat stress (guess they didn’t talk to people who had to rip out 10 rows of lace) …

Doodle for Google Contestant Honors NeedleArts Heritage

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This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a small amount if you make a purchase using this link. Thanks for helping to support a fellow crafter. I discovered this bit of news from a friend who actually doesn’t knit. An 11 year old girl from Baltimore is a finalist in the Doodle 4 Google competition. The competition’s theme was “If I could travel in time, I’d visit…” Of all the possible ways to finish that statement, she said she would visit her Hungarian ancestors for needlecraft instruction. I think that’s beautiful! You can see her entry …