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The Crochet African Flower Motif with Video Tutorial – YHN

Are you a part of the YarnHookNeedles Facebook group? If not, head over and join! We recently voted on what we were all going to make together for the very first CAL (crochet-a-long) for 2017. Everyone decided on the African Flower Motif! I am so excited to see how everyone designs their motifs! CLICK HERE…

Crochet Toys Make the BEST Handmade Gifts! – YarnHookNeedles

Happy Maker Monday! Today I am sharing with you a terrific crochet designer I have had the pleasure of meeting on Instagram. Her name is Neenah and she owns the NeenahsCrochet Etsy shop. One of the things I love most about maker Mondays are the chance to share makers with you who are small but…

Looking for a Place to Connect with Other Makers? Join the YHN Community! – YarnHookNeedles

I have been crocheting for the last eight years. I have been knitting for almost three. Both of these skills have been self-taught through videos and teaching myself how to read patterns and diagrams. Designing more complex pieces is something I have begun to dabble in this year and I must say I am loving…

5 Ways to Start Knitting Even if You Only Know How to Crochet! – YarnHookNeedles

I know there are so many crochet makers these days who forgo learning to knit because of how intimidating it can seem. Especially those of us who are self-taught. Trust me, I was there! In fact, it took me 5 years and some “just do it” nudging from a sweet lady at church to get…

The YarnHookNeedles Top 10 Crochet Toys! – YHN

Who doesn’t love an adorable crochet toy? I know I do! Having kiddos I often am drawn to toys I see which capture a piece of their personalities. This round up is a small collection of 10 patterns I found on Etsy. I also loved the shops where I found them so be sure to…