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Interview: Marilee Rockley

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Do you crochet and knit – one or the other or both? I do know how to crochet and knit, but the craft I do most often is tatting, a knotted lacemaking technique. How

Interview: Patti Davis

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Do you crochet and knit – one or the other or both? I crochet. I grew up in Yakima Washington with my parents and 4 sisters, and watched my mother crochet incredible pieces every

Interview: Clothilde Menendez – Craftbegonia

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  Do you crochet and knit – one or the other or both? I crochet and I knit but I prefer crocheting by far. I’m fast at crocheting and can make my own designs,

Interview: Annette Petavy

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Do you crochet and knit – one or the other or both? I both crochet and knit. This is actually very common in Europe – if you know how to do one of these

Interview: Andrea Lyn Van Benschoten

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Do you crochet and knit – one or the other or both? I do know how to knit, but I don’t knit often. I mainly crochet. I also spin my own yarn, as well

Crochet Artist Spotlight: Toshiko Horiuchi-MacAdam

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Japanese fiber artist Toshiko Horiuchi-MacAdam has brought an entire new life and perspective to crochet through her large, colorful, crochet playgrounds and installations.  Acquiring a Bachelor and Master’s Degree of Fine Arts in the

Inspired Design: Allison Weldon of Nosilla Vintage

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Meet Allison Weldon of Nosilla Vintage in downtown Greensboro, NC.  A stylist, freelance interior designer, and lover of all things vintage, Allison’s successful Etsy shop Nosilla Vintage  promotes her artistic eye for pulling together

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Meets Designer Suzann Thompson

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Summer is blossoming for designer Suzann Thompson! Her book, which can be found on Maggiescrochet.com, is one of our new favorite embellishment fun pattern books. Perfect for year round fun, this book will help

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Encounters Needlecraft Designer Edie Eckman

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Crochet designer publisher Maggie Weldon had a great time interviewing crochet – knit designer Edie Eckman at the TNNA show. Edie travels extensively to teach both knitting and crochet. Her articles and designs have

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Catches Up with The Crochet Dude

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The Crochet Dude, Drew Emborsky, was also interviewed by Maggie and taught our very own Eddie to crochet! It was a highlight of the TNNA show to get to meet up with yet another

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon and Vickie Howell of Sheepish Yarns

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It was fun catching up with Vickie Howell at the Columbus Ohio TNNA Show 2012. We both LOVE Tulip Etimo Hooks. Thank you Vickie, it was fun. Maggie’s Website is: http://www.Maggiescrochet.com. Vickie’s Website is:

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Interviews Stacy Trock of FreshStitches Amigurumi

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At the TNNA show, Maggie ran into designer Stacy Trock, whose book Crocheted Softies we are now carrying on Maggiescrochet.com. We had a great time chatting with her about her inspiration for creating all

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Meets up with Charlie McGee, our Leisure Arts Rep

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At the TNNA show, we were pleasantly surprised to run into Charlie McGee, our Rep for Leisure Arts books. We have been working with Charlie for 15 years! We are so excited to be

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon Reaches TNNA At Last

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The National Needlearts Association (TNNA) show in Columbus, OH is a festival for the creative spirit. With myriad booths filled with crafts, tools, and unending displays to inspire the soul, no wonder we had

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon on the road, Part 2

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As we were leaving the Spring Street Antique Mall we passed through an aisle for the second time.  Eddie stopped to look at something.  I stood still waiting for him and when I turned

Crochet Designer Maggie Weldon on the way to TNNA!

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This month I attended the TNNA show in Columbus, Ohio.  TNNA stands for The National Needlework Association.  The show features new products from a vast array of needlearts exhibitors! We went to the show