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Maggie's Essay Contest: Third Place Winner

Congratulations to Malorie Townsend of Asheville, our third 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

Maggie's Essay Contest

Beautiful Colors Choices BY:Hansika Smith I am a person who learns from asking any body and any one for help. I listen,   go home, and do it my own way.  I did good

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

0 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

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

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

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

Crochet Newsflash: Festival of Trees is Coming Up Quickly

  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

Maggie's First Yarn – Lace Bombing

Maggie’s First Yarn Bombing The offices of Maggie’s Crochet and the Lace Pottery production studio are located in Kernersville, NC.  We are about one half mile outside of the small downtown area.  Our one

Crochet Newsflash: Yarn Colors Enhance Moods

Choosing the Right Color Yarn to Elevate your Mood Article Credit: Crochet Comcupiscience When I first began to crochet as an adult I was in the midst of a deep depression. I went to

Sunday Surprise Pick – 5 Quick Crochet How to Tips

If you’re a beginner crocheter or you are teaching a beginner crocheter, here – in just a few short minutes – are some valuable teaching tips from Maggie Weldon on anything from how to

Extra! Extra! Coming Attractions: Maggie's Crochet Adds Inventory!

Dear Friend in Crochet, Years ago I loved all crafts including knitting, crochet, macramé, embroidery, loom knitting, weaving and more.  My goal was to master them all!  At one point I had tons of

Maggie's Finds: Knitter's Pride's — "Share Your Pride" Video Contest

In searching through cool crafting contests found online, we came across this one! Check out the cool prizes and give it a try! You never know, you just may win! For all who

Maggie’s Latest Crochet News Find: Lace/Doily Lamp – DIY | Dos Family

Do It Yourself is the absolute end-all of everything these days! From fashion to furniture, design to decor, everyone wants to be handy and crafty, able to accomplish anything they see in a magazine

Maggie’s Latest Crochet News Find: Crochet Playgrounds by Fibre Artist Toshiko Horiuchi MacAdam

In the mid 1990s Japanese artist Toshiko Horiuchi MacAdam was showing a large scale crochet artwork at an art gallery when two rambunctious children approached her and asked if the sculpture, resembling a colorful