Forums

  1. Town Hall

    1. Introduce Yourself

      Please introduce yourself so we can give you a warm welcome to Crochetville!

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    2. Crochetville Community Policies/Rules

      All members must read and follow the forum policies/rules. Please read through our policies before making your first post.

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    3. Board Announcements

      Crochetville news and updates.

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    4. Crochetville Blog Posts

      See a preview of the newest posts on Crochetville's blog.

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    5. Support Crochetville

      Show others how much you love Crochetville.

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  2. Crochet Patterns

    1. Free Original Patterns

      Please post your own, original crochet patterns in their entirety.

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    2. Free Pattern Links

      Please post links to free crochet patterns.

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    3. Patterns for Sale Links

      Please post links to crochet patterns for sale. Designers who wish to advertise their for-sale patterns here should include a reciprocal link to Crochetville on your site. Use our to request a logo banner.

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    4. Published Patterns

      Please post information about crochet patterns published in books, magazines, ezines, leaflets, tear-offs, etc.

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    5. Seeking Patterns

      Looking for a crochet pattern? Our members are in the know! Remember to respect copyright: do not ask for or offer pattern copies.

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  3. Crochet Help

    1. Crochet Articles

      Informational articles on anything related to crochet: stitches, stitch patterns, techniques, interviews with designers, crochet history, and more! Submissions from Crochetville members encouraged. Click here for information on how to submit articles.

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    2. Crochet Reference

      Essential crochet information such as standard yarn weights, hook sizes, US/UK conversions, chart symbols, and more.

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    3. Crochet Video Tutorials

      Looking for a video tutorial of a crochet stitch or technique? Check the videos in this area.

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    4. General Crochet Help

      Ask general crochet questions or get pattern help.

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    5. Crochet Stitch Help

      Having difficulty with a specific stitch? Ask here. Please put the stitch name in the title of your post.

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    6. Crochet Design Help

      Ask questions about modifying patterns or creating new patterns.

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  4. Show-and-Tell

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  5. Crochet Talk

    1. Other Crochet Topics

      Got something to say about crochet that doesn't seem to fit in any of the other forums? Here's the place!

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    2. Get to Know You: Crochet Q&A

      A place where we can get to know the crocheter in you. Ask and answer questions related to crochet that will help members get to know each other better.

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    3. New Q&A

      We have other sections here if you need more specific help, but feel free to ask any crochet-related general questions here. Chances are, at least one Villager will have an answer for you! This is a new type of Q&A area where members can rate the helpfulness of an answer, so that most helpful answers will be listed at the top of the thread, instead of the order in which they were posted.

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  6. Crochet Activities

    1. National Crochet Month 2017

      March is National Crochet Month! Join us here throughout the month as Crochetville celebrates our love for crochet! Join us 'Round the Campfire at many virtual glamping (glamorous camping) destinations as we visit crochet designers, crochet-friendly yarns stores, and yarn and fiber-related companies. Freebies, discounts, and daily giveaways throughout all of March 2017.

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    2. CGOA: Crochet Guild of America

      Find the latest news from CGOA here, find other CGOA members, and talk about your plans to attend the next Chain Link conference!

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    3. Crochet Happenings and Events

      What's going on in the world of crochet?

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    4. Crochet-Alongs

      It's more fun to crochet with friends. Join us! Some CALs may be project-oriented, other may be more of a "life support" group. Subject matter may cover "life issues" not appropriate for young members, but all Crochetville guidelines should still be followed. Click here for more info.

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    5. Crochet for Charity

      Get your hooks movin' for a good cause.

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    6. Crochetville Swaps

      The Crochetville Swap, Yarn Swaps and more!

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    8. Giveaways

      Giveaways on Crochetville. (For giveaways hosted elsewhere, please post in Off-Forum Giveaways.) Posts from crochet and fiber-related indie businesses are welcome.

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    9. Seeking Local Crocheters

      Find crocheters in your local area.

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    10. 2014 Crochet Games of Ancient Greece

      Join us in celebrating the spirit of the ancient Greek games (and the 2014 games in Sochi) by challenging yourself and your crochet abilities.

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  7. Special Crochet & Fiber Techniques

    1. Bead Crochet

      Discuss crocheting with beads.

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    2. Tapestry Crochet

      Discuss tapestry crochet.

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    3. Broomstick Lace

      Discuss broomstick lace.

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    4. Dyeing

      Discuss dyeing yarn.

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    5. Freeform Crochet

      Discuss freeform crochet.

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    6. Fulling and Felting

      Discuss fulling and felting.

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    7. Hairpin Lace

      Discuss hairpin lace.

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    8. Socks

      Discuss crocheting socks.

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    9. Spinning

      Discuss spinning yarn.

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    10. Thread Crochet

      Discuss thread crochet.

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    11. Tunisian Crochet

      Discuss Tunisian crochet.

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  8. Shopping Strip

    1. Crochetville Reviews

      Reviews of yarn, patterns, books, hooks, tools, and anything else sent to Crochetville LLC for review purposes.

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    2. Crochet Hooks and Gadgets

      Tell us about your favorite crochet hooks and gadgets.

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    3. Favorite Shops

      Share with us your favorite places to buy yarn and crochet supplies.

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    4. Other Shopping Talk

      Other questions and talk about shopping and stores. (Yarn, crochet, etc.)

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    5. Sales and Coupons: Big Box/Retail Business

      Share the scoop about any crochet or fiber-related sales you find at big box stores (Michael’s, Joann’s, Hobby Lobby, etc.) or retail websites (Leisure Arts, Annie’s Attic, etc.).

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    6. Yarn Talk

      Everything about yarn... favorite kinds, new arrivals, weights and substitutes, storage, etc.

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  9. Support Our Indie Businesses

    1. Social Media Sponsors

      Learn more about the companies taking advantage of Crochetville's social media promotion services.

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    2. Introduce Your Indie Business: Items for Crocheters and Fiber Artists

      Do you have an indie business selling patterns you've designed or hooks, tools, or other items you've made for crocheters and fiber artists? Tell us all about it here! Click here for tips on how to introduce your business to us.

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    3. What's New with Indie Business: Items for Crocheters and Fiber Artists

      Are you an indie business selling items for crocheters are fiber artists? Do you have a new product to tell us about? Any other news about your business? Tell us all about it here.

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    4. Sales and Coupons: Indie Business

      Did you find a sale at your favorite indie crafter’s website? Tell us about it here. If you’re an indie designer or business, tell us about your sales here, too.

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    5. Introduce Your Indie Business: Everything Else

      If your indie business sells crocheted items or other craft items that aren't patterns/yarns/hooks/tools, then tell us all about it here! Click here for tips on how to introduce your business to us.

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    6. What's New with Indie Business: Everything Else

      Are you an indie business selling crocheted items or other craft items that aren't patterns/yarns/hooks/tools? Do you have a new product to tell us about? Any other news about your business? Tell us all about it here.

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  10. Crochet Business Center

    1. Resources for Starting a Crochet Business

      This read-only forum will provide information about important issues to consider when deciding whether you want to start a crochet business.

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    2. B2B: Lend a Helping Hand

      Do you want to talk business with other indie business owners? Thinking about starting a crochet business? Questions about pricing formulas? Accepting credit cards? Setting up a website or Etsy store? Get help from others who already know what you need to learn. This forum is for a free exchange of information and experience. Please, no selling of your services. Let's all lend each other a helping hand.

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    3. Accepting Submissions

      Know about a book, magazine, etc. that is currently accepting crochet pattern submissions? Share it with us!

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    4. Seeking Pattern Testers

      Request testers for crochet patterns you have designed.

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    5. Selling Crochet

      A place to discuss business issues about selling anything related to crochet or fiber arts.

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    6. Teaching Crochet

      Do you teach crochet to others? This is your home for all things related to teaching crochet!

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  11. Recycling Center

    1. Destashing

      Destashing, decluttering, or purging your stuff? Connect with each other here. All items listed should be crochet, fiber, or craft related. Non-business posts only, please. Respect copyright: original printed patterns only, no copies or digital patterns.

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    2. In Search Of

      Looking for hard-to-find yarn or an out-of-print pattern? Ask other members if they have what you're looking for (and might be willing to sell or trade) by posting here. All items listed should be crochet, fiber, or craft related. Non-business posts only, please. Respect copyright: original patterns only, no copies or digital patterns

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  12. Knitting

    1. Beginner Knitters

      If you're just learning to knit, this is the place for you. Ask questions, show your projects, get help from more experienced knitters.

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    2. Experienced Knitters

      Experienced knitters can talk with each other about their latest projects, problems, frustrations, tips, and techniques.

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    3. Knooking

      Learn more about knooking, also known as knitting with a crochet hook.

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  13. Board Stuff

    1. Board Help

      We value your input! Have a question about the board? Need help figuring out how something works on the forum? Let us know what you need help with here.

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    2. Crochetville Suggestion Box

      Have a suggestion for making Crochetville an even better place? Tell us here.

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    3. The Scratch Pad

      Want to test your signature? Or test posting photos? Or whatever? Here's your scratch pad.

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