YarnCraft Episode 102 :: Our 3 Favorite Trends in Home Decor PLUS Quick & Easy Ways to Spruce Up Your Home
On this episode of YarnCraft, we cozy up with home decor trends. Liz & Zontee share ideas for translating their 3 favorite trends into yarncrafting projects, as well as ideas for fast-finish projects that are perfect for a mini-home-makeover. Get great ideas that you can put to use right away!
Patterns discussed include:
- Crochet 5 1/2 Hour Throws
- Knit 6 Hour Throws
- Loom Woven Afghans
- Crochet Fall Nesting Bowls
- Crochet Harvest Bowl
- Crochet Forest Reflections Afghan
- Knit Updated Ripple Afghan
- Crochet Harvest Patchwork Afghan
- Knit Classic Cables Throw
- Knit, Crochet, and Woven Pillows
- Knit Mud Cloth Inspired Afghan
- Knit Lion Country Afghan
- Knit NYC Skyline Afghan
- Knit Cascading Leaves Afghan
- Crochet Floral Hexagon Afghan
- Macrame Plant Hanger
On Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life, Liz & Zontee share tips for becoming a knit or crochet designer. Find out their top 6 pieces of advice to freelance designers. Learn more about the Crochet Guild of America’s Professional Development Day and what it can do for up-and-coming designers on the CGOA website.
Join us again in two weeks, when we talk about garment construction techniques. Do you make garments? If so, what are your favorite ways of putting them together? Top-down, in pieces, all in one, side-to-side? Leave a message on the blog or email us at yarncraft [at] lionbrand [dot] com! You can also call in and leave a message at 774-452-YARN–that’s 774-452-9276.
Theme music is “Boy with a Coin” by Iron and Wine, from the PodSafe Music Network.
00:12 Intro & welcome
01:43 What’s on Liz & Zontee’s Hooks & Needles
05:46 Home Decor Project Ideas
18:24 Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life
27:36 Interview with Drew Emborsky
30:42 Interview with Marcy Smith
36:17 Thanks to our listeners and guests