What type of crochet hook should I buy?

What type of crochet hook should I buy?

I've been hooking for years, and I've tried them all.  Here's a round-up of the most common types of crochet hooks on the market, and my recommendations. If you're feeling crafty, there's even a DIY hook tutorial at the end! What are your favourite hooks to use? Why? Let me know...

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Textiles in Cambodia - Lotus and Silk

Textiles in Cambodia - Lotus and Silk

In October, I visited my sister & brother-in-law at their new home in Battambang, Cambodia. Of course, after saying our hellos and settling in to a glass of cold Angkor beer at the local, my first question: where can we check out some Cambodian textiles? SHOW ME THE YARN! A...

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Doctor Who Scarf Pattern - and terrible dad jokes!

Doctor Who Scarf Pattern - and terrible dad jokes!

Why didn't the face of Boe go to the party? He had no-body to go with! If you totally get that joke, you're totally with me for this blog post! One of the most awesome reasons to learn to knit is that you can make your very own Doctor Who...

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