the many wonders of crochet

crochet gets a bad rep, and we’re here to tell you, it just ain’t fair! there are many funky things one can do with crochet:

chanelbag.jpg1. create a designer knock-off

hyperbolicplane.jpg2. make a hyperbolic plane

jonnydepp.jpg3. who needs voodoo dolls, when you can make a little depp-love for your very own

pacman.jpg4. recreate your favorite video game characters: pacman, anyone?

6. or, check out this website, which is just plain FAB-YOUUU-LOUSSS, folks, and get a little inspiration

and that’s not even mentioning all of the beautiful, NORMAL things you can create with this wonderful fiber process. we have books like the happy hooker, and crochet me, with gorgeous crocheted garments and accessories.


so come on in, take a class, learn a new skill, crochet away this winter.

Learn to Crochet
Sunday, Nov 11, 18, 25.
12:00 – 2:00 pm
with Brooke Krawetz
Materials: 5.0 – 6.0 mm crochet hook, worsted-
weight wool (preferably plain-colored and not too

or, for folks who already know the basics and are ready to delve into the world of super-cute japanese amigurumidom…
Amigurumi Workshop
Sunday, Dec 9. 12:00 – 2:00 pm
with Michelle Molis
Materials: worsted-weight or smaller yarn and
crochet hook small enough to make quite tight fabric,
Amigurumi book ($6), eyes
Included: stuffing

give us a call at 503.922.1150 or stop in to register for these super-fly classes.