Grandmother’s Pattern Book

OMG! Heart this website, Grandmother’s Pattern Book! It’s kind of a weird looking site but it’s chock full of mostly free Crochet and Knit Patterns from across the web. Lots of vintage and unusual patterns. From amigurumis to accessories to apparel. Frogs and Toads to Skorts and Skirts! It links out to many great pattern […]

OMG! Heart Boticca!

Here are just a few of the wonderful textile artisans featured on Boticca! From Knit Necklaces to Felted Handbags to Shibori Textiles to Macrame Jewelry. Yes, exquisite macrame jewelry no less. All handmade! Boticca is a high-end marketplace for handmades. Like an Etsy but with a sophisticated eye for fashion and design. The carefully curated […]

Handmade Ryan Gosling

Happy New Year! 2012 is here. Elections are coming up (Obama sweaters here I come!), possible apocalypse (12/21/2012), maybe we’ll get some aliens invading the earth (YAY!) … Who knows? It’s also a leap year so we get an extra day before the earth implodes on apocalypse day! I look forward to the unknown. In […]

Hello Cotton!

I’m on Hello Cotton, another blog aggregator that happens to feature women bloggers! It strives to connect and inspire by bringing together all the latest news and trends from their rich source of blogs. Part social platform, part girl power. Take a peek and right away you’ll be hooked – it’s not just crafts like […]

Ever since I discovered this website last year, I’ve been checking it out as part of my daily news. It’s basically a site about other sewing blogs! finds all the best sewing blogs around the web and aggregates all the best news articles from these blogs. To best describe it – It’s kind of […]

Uncommon Goods Jewelry Design Challenge

Check out the above woven jewelry featured at the Uncommon Goods marketplace! They are T-Shirt Necklace made of recycled apparel, Jasmine Woven Earrings, and Feather Woven Earrings. All handmade by local artisans. Uncommon Goods is having a Jewelry Design Challenge that is open to all disciplines including Knitting, Crochet, and Sewing! Anyone can enter to […]

KnitMap! Find Your Local Yarn Shop

I recently discovered KnitMap!. Find your local yarn shop by simply typing in your Zip Code!! I tried it with my zip code and it is really comprehensive. It’s aim is to provide a searchable directory of local yarn shops neatly mapped out on Google Maps from all over the world. Just type in a […]

Yarn 365

YARN PORN! For those obsessed with all things knitting and crochet! And of course, YARN! Yarnaholics, Knitaholics, Crochetvolutionaries – I just discovered this wonderful blog all about yarn! Well pics of yarn that is. And lovely too. The nice details in the photos let you see they yarns’ fiber and texture up close! Great for […]

Patternfish: Patterns Galore

Check out this lovely site, just for Knit and Crochet patterns! You can buy or sell your very own patterns too in this easy to use website. A nice outlet for the indie pattern maker. It also includes patterns for sale from anyone from Louet to Classic Elite. The search panel they have on […]

Sewing Blogs I Heart

Here are some great resources online for sewing news and inspiration! Lots of talented sewers out there posting great information from tips to links. Craft Gossip Their sewing section aggregates lots of great sewing news from other blogs. Unhandbag A blog about sewing bags and more! The Sew Weekly She was featured on The Storque […]