Cook Up A Crochet Buffet

Looking to create a mini-market for your endless amusement? Crochet designer Lauren Espy’s new book, Crochet Cafe, is filled with over 30 food-themed amigurumi patterns so you can recreate your favorite tasty treats. Make a delicious brunch, fill a picnic basket or stock up on movie theatre essentials. Or just work your way through the 216-page book and make your very own buffet to satisfy every craving.

Learn to Tie Dye the Shibori Way

Take a break from your favorite fiber arts craft to try your hand at a new one. The Neon Tea Party is hosting a shibori-style tie-dye class on Saturday, August 1st from 2-4pm on Zoom. Learn the pattern techniques from traditional Japanese shibori dying while making a fun pom-tassel napkin. Round up your own supplies or get a kit. Registration is open now.

Under the Crochet Sea

If you can’t head to the beach this Summer, bring the beach to you with Toft’s newest crochet pattern book. Out this Fall, Ocean will feature over 25 sea-loving creatures including a sea slug, turtle, pelican, and hammerhead shark. Pre-order your book now to be the first to get your fins on this underwater adventure. Book begin shipping in September.

CAST ON: Lotte Lace Corner Bookmark by Veronika Cromwell

Never dogear a page again with this unique bookmark. Stitch together two lace triangle pieces to create a corner pocket that will fit over your book and keep your place. Use less than 50 yards of fingering weight yarn to create this sweet accessory that you’ll want to make for all of your friends.