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Crochet T-shirt Dresses for Little Ones and their Friends

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This summer we are releasing our newest edition to the American Girl collection with our festive t-shirt dresses. No outfit is complete without her matching purse and sun hat. These stylish dresses come in

Crochet Hanging Vase – Easy Pattern How To Video and Pattern

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Click the photo for video tutorial with Maggie Weldon and subscribe to her youtube channel for video updates when other tutorials are posted. Click the photo for a left handed video tutorial with Maggie

Crochet Patterns for the Wise

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Owls: beloved animals, and cute additions to our crochet collection. Everyone here loves the crochet critters, so this week we’re showing off our best owl products. Any of them would be a great gift

Sunbonnet Sue: Inspirational Designs and History

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Sunbonnet Sue is perhaps one of the most widely recognized crochet and needlework designs. This lovely and traditional pattern is used to create the most charming dolls, clothing, quilts, and accessories, and makes the

Coral Reefs made by Crocheting!

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Words cannot describe how amazed I am by these unbelievable crochet Projects! While perusing the internet for ideas about cool crochet projects , I came across the words “Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef”. So, of

Crochet Jewelry

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Jewelry is one of the best ways to take an outfit from so-so to WOW! Because jewelry has such a large affect on your outfit, it is very important that you have stylish, statement

Staff Favorite: Miranda’s Super Cute Crochet Sock Animals

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Being a fairly new team member at Maggie’s Crochet Needle Works and Crafts, I have not had as much exposure to the items as my fellow coworkers so I had not chosen my favorite

Maggie’s Crochet Top 10 Bestsellers

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We are so lucky to have the opportunity to offer great products including original patterns, a premium yarn selection, vintage patterns, fantastic tools, and more! Here are the Top 10 Bestsellers that continue to

Vintage Crochet: Our Modern Day Inspiration

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Let’s travel back to a time when crochet was becoming a popular clothing and accessory trend. Yes, there are numerous patterns out there today for crocheted ponchos, granny square rugs, slouchy hats and the

Crochet Trend Alert: Friendship Bracelets

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Friendship bracelets are a sweet and stylish way to show those around you how dear your friends are. Crochet friendship bracelets are usually quick and easy to make, can be colorfully adorned with your

Vintage Potholders: Reds & Blues

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Vintage Potholders are sure to remind you of a simpler time.  The first all-potholder leaflets came about in 1941, complete with stitch instructions and patterns. This was a classic time before television: when the

Crochet Critters

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Crochet animals are a very cute and easy way to practice your crochet skills while producing an adorable result. Take a look at these clever and charming ideas from around the web: Here are

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

Crochet Fashion Must-Haves: Spring & Summer 2013

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Crochet has been a staple textile in the fashion industry for decades. Fashion designers and fabric gurus alike have been creating cable knit sweaters, comfy shawls, and classic crocheted vests that have remained year-round

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

DIY: Freeform Crochet

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Freeform crochet requires a dedicated mind and the ever-changing creativity of the heart.  All pieces are an original masterpiece created by the crocheter.  It is truly an art within the art form of crochet. 

How to Host a Tea Party – Maggie's Crochet Crochet Tea Set Pattern

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Colder seasons often leave us in anticipation for all the wonderful things Spring and Summer will bring as the year moves forward.  Warmer weather inspires us to enjoy longer days, get outside, and use

Maggie's Essay Contest: My Experience of Maggie's Crochet

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Although Maggie has selected the top three entries, we want you to nominate your favorite essays for the People’s Choice award. The recipient of the award will win a package of crochet books and

Maggie's Essay Contest: First Place Winner

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Congratulations to Sheila Johnson of Collinsville, our first place winner! Maggie’s Crochet Needlework & Crafts received many great entries, and, while special prizes go to first, second, and third place winners, anyone with two accepted

NEW! Felting Kits Now At Maggie's Crochet Needlework & Crafts

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  MaggiesCrochet.com has undergone some great changes recently. In addition to a large stock of crochet tools and patterns, we have added new products for knitting, embroidery, and felting. Some of our favorite new

Angelically easy ornaments

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During our recent involvement with the Brenner Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees we decorated a christmas tree with a plethora of handcrafted angel ornaments that were donated to us by crafters all over the

Thankful for Our Blessings

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Thank you to everyone who sent in crafted angels for the Brenner Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees! With the Thanksgiving holiday we have spent time counting our blessings, and we have a basket full

Crochet in the News: You Can Always Be Runway Ready

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Crocheted clothing was a fashion trend that hit it big in the 1970’s, with a large variety of garments sporting this handcrafted look. A recent return to the 1970’s clothing style is putting crochet

Sunday Surprise Pick – Christmas Tree Dishcloth

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  This is part 1 of 4 videos for making the crochet Christmas Tree dishcloth. For this design you will need worsted weight cotton yarn and a corresponding crochet hook. I recommend that you

Crochet Newsflash: Festival of Trees is Coming Up Quickly

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  The Brenner Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees sets a main theme for each year’s event, which changes each year. The decorated trees and other items are designed around an individual theme that the

Sunday Surprise Pick – Crochet Tip: No Lines!

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Ever have trouble with lines developing in your hats as you crochet increases? Now you can get rid of that problem using Maggie’s latest easy-to-pick-up crochet tip! You’ll be making up your perfect winter

Stash It Up: How to Organize Your Yarns

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All Photos and Content from: Apartment Therapy Casting on, purling, and cabling are some of a crafter’s prime joys, but that joy can quickly turn sour when one is faced with impossible tangles and