Interweave Crochet Spring 2020

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Spring is a great time to refresh our homes and our hobbies. The cliché “spring cleaning” exists for a reason: After being cooped up for a long time, we’re ready to make changes and enliven our familiar surroundings. It’s a chance to reevaluate our projects and set aside the heavy afghans and warm sweaters we’ve worked on all winter in favor of lighter, more colorful wraps and hats. Even nature celebrates the seasonal change, with trees stretching out new, green leaves and hatchlings learning to spread their wings. It’s a season dedicated to beginning again. In this issue, we captured that feeling of starting over and coming back to life. Spring Terrace is all about garments and accessories that are perfect for the changing season. While the weather may be warming…

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reading nook

Modern Crochet: Patterns & Designs for the Minimalist Maker Teresa Carter | Blue Star Press Crochet gets an updated look in this collection of patterns and techniques. Designer Teresa Carter provides crafters with everything they need to explore the world of crochet. Divided into three easy-to-follow sections—“Fundamentals,” “Patterns,” and “Stitches + Skills,” which are supplemented by gorgeous photos, step-by-step instructions, and links to online tutorials—this book meets crocheters at their current skill level and helps move them to the next one. Patterns include everything from beanies to baskets, from scarves to scrunchies, so there’s definitely something for everyone. Whether you consider yourself minimalist or modern, this book is sure to jump-start your 2020 crochet to-do list. Hardcover, 175 pages, $24.99, ISBN 9781944515850 Adorable Beasts: 30 Pin Loom Animals + 4 Playscapes Margaret Stump | Stackpole…

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springtime supplies

1. KNITBAAHPURL SHEEP-Y HUG GIFT TAGS These lovable sheep are here to add a little something extra to your handmade gifts! Each pack of 10 tags is printed on heavy card stock with a matte back, perfect for writing an affectionate message and garment-care instructions for the recipient. Retail Price: $4 2. KAREN’S HOBBY ROOM SHEEP STITCH MARKERS Don’t stay up late counting stitches! Use these woolly stitch markers to bring some organization to your crafting. Each set of these blue and yellow cuties comes on a large safety pin, perfect for secure attachment to your crafting bag so your markers are always handy. Retail Price: $7.25 3. KELMSCOTT DESIGNS PRIMITIVE SHEEP SCISSORS Who doesn’t need an adorable pair of scissors to snip those long ends? These sweet scissors are a delightful tribute to the most popular…

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furrow shrug

Beautiful hand-dyed yarn stuns in this open-front shrug. Crossed double-crochet stitches read as a rich herringbone pattern, while the sleeves are kept simple. Crocheted in a bulky weight, this sweater works up in no time. YARN Manos del Uruguay Franca, distributed by Fairmount Fibers. PLUS SIZE DIFFICULTY FINISHED SIZE To fit size 34 (38, 42, 46, 50, 54)" bust. 28½ (28½, 31, 31, 33½, 33½)" shrug width. Sample shown to fit size 34", with model bust size 34½ ". YARN Manos del Uruguay Franca (distributed by Fairmount Fibers) (100% superwash Merino wool; 114 yd [105 m]/5¼ oz [150 g]; ): #F47 blush, 5 (5, 6, 7, 7, 8) hanks. HOOK Sizes L (8 mm) and M/N (9 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. NOTIONS Yarn needle. GAUGE 8 sts and 6 rows = 4"…

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polygonia shawl

The mesmerizing stitch pattern in this shawl can trick the eye, appearing as octagons, crosses, and stars all at the same time. Worked from the tip upward, this triangular shawl increases in pattern for a seamless and perfect look. The lofty yarn provides an ethereal halo to the finished piece. YARN Sugar Bush Yarns Drizzle. DIFFICULTY FINISHED SIZE 60" wide and 27" deep. YARN Sugar Bush Yarns Drizzle (76% super kid mohair, 24% silk; 219 yd [200 m]/1 oz [25 g]; ): #8006 lilac mist, 2 balls. HOOK Size E/4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. NOTIONS Yarn needle. GAUGE 8 mesh and 9 rows = 4½ " in patt, blocked. NOTES — See the Glossary on page 78 for terms you don’t know. Visit our master glossary at— Shawl begins…

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geometridae top

Blocks of treble crochet give an updated, graphic look to this pullover. The semiopen stitch pattern allows this sweater to breathe, while a cotton-blend yarn gives substance to the finished fabric without being overwhelming. This top can be dressed up or down for a variety of occasions. YARN Debbie Bliss Piper, distributed by LoveCrafts. PLUS SIZE DIFFICULTY FINISHED SIZE 40½ (45½, 50½, 54, 59, 64)" bust circumference. Sample shown measures 40½ ", modeled with 8½ " of positive ease. YARN Debbie Bliss Piper (distributed by LoveCrafts) (50% cotton, 50% viscose; 218 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; ): #4 pebble, 6 (7, 8, 9, 9, 10) balls. HOOK Size C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. NOTIONS Yarn needle. GAUGE Six 5-tr groups and 6 ch-1 sps = 5" and 10 rows =…