Bonnie Barker – Crochet Cables

While I was at the Knit and Crochet Show this past summer, I met a wonderful woman named Bonnie.  She is a homeschool mom like me and makes beautiful designs using crocheted cables while taking inspiration from the Aran Isles of Ireland.  In fact, she just visited Ireland this past fall and has posted some of her photos on her website: If you receive Red Heart’s E-Newsletters, you may have already seen one of Bonnie’s fantastic designs in the[Read more]

Crochet Today – Jan/Feb 2013- Blue Note Scarf

The next issue of Crochet Today! has been out now for several weeks. It is their 2nd annual Music Edition. You can order this and other issues at A subscription would make a great gift for any crocheter! I was so pleased to find out that one of my designs made the cover- the Blue Note Scarf! My daughter was the one to get the mail out of the mailbox that day and she came running inside, saying, “Mommy,[Read more]