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30 Acrylic Yarns Test

30 Acrylic Yarns Test

The Acrylic yarn test started as a small experiment out of curiosity and rapidly grew to include 30 different yarns! DOWNLOAD THE PDF The 9 page PDF document detailing every aspect of the testing process covers everything from smell and touch to colour fastness and […]

Pattern Fairy?

Pattern Fairy?

Every month our social group Lismore Crochet Crafters Group (LCCG) enjoy a selection of free printed patterns. Many of these make their way to the ‘files’ section of the local Northern Rivers Modern Crochet Enthusiasts facebook group. You can download them from here at any […]

DIY blocking

DIY blocking

Save a few dollars and make your finished crochet look perfect. Making your own blocking kits is easier than you think and makes a huge difference to your finished projects. So what is blocking? Think about the life of your yarn before you hooked it […]

Rag Rugs Craze

Rag Rugs Craze

Rag Rugs are one of the latest trends popping up in crochet groups Australia wide! Not a new idea, but one that has swung back into trend of late, a rag rug is made by crocheting using fabric instead of yarn. Recycle old bed sheets […]

Hooked!

Hooked!

Comfort is key when settling in for a long afternoon of crochet! If you thought all crochet hooks were made equal, prepare to meet a whole new world of choice. The 18 different hooks pictured here were brought to the June LCC group crafternoon for […]

Crochet for Charity

Crochet for Charity

Have you been wondering what to do with a left over ball of yarn? There are many Aussie charities in need of your yarn, time and skills. One such charity is Sewing for Charity Australia (SFCA). Don’t be fooled by the sewing title, these guys […]