When starting out with crochet thread, one of the most commonly asked questions is: What type of hook do I need? The second most commonly asked question is, what size hook to use with the different sizes of crochet thread. Here we will answer both questions and give you a guide to which hook to […]
Here at Lyn’s Crafts we sell a lot of crochet thread. Our customers are super passionate about their projects and demand the best threads available. But, if you are new to the world of crochet, and in particular, crochet thread, you may not be aware of the different uses for this versatile fiber. In this […]
We all love to use cotton crochet thread for our delicate projects such as doilies, jewelry, flowers, etc. Cotton is soft, durable, washable and breaths. But did you know that you can use linen crochet thread as well. And the best linen crochet thread is flax linen crochet thread. Flax linen crochet thread offers the […]
What is tatting? What are its origins and what is used for today? This blog article explores the history of tatting and provides access to a 400+ page free eBook containing hundreds of classic tatting patterns.
Yarn vs Thread: a beginners guide to the differences between yarn and crochet thread. What sets them apart and what are they used for.
Our Monaco Cotton Crochet Thread is made from 100% mercerized Egyptian cotton and yields great results for your crochet projects. But what does mercerized mean and why does it yield such great results? This article explains the process and benefits of mercerization for yarn crafters.
From a stitch I liked on FaceBook to a new hand bag. Check out this free pattern and videos.
This post is from an earlier blog but the pattern still yields a great handbag that is fun, easy to make and very functional.
A video montage of craft fairs we attended from 2013 and 2014
Lyn shares her tips on how to well at your local craft fair
It’s been a long time since I came to my blog! I have plenty of things to say about my crocheting, well for that long absence, as if my blog has gone AWOL, things have piled up! But that is because I have been creating and designing a lot of patterns. I also went in hibernation to […]