YarnCraft Episode 115 :: 21 Projects for Weddings, Proms & Formals

24 Apr

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On this episode of YarnCraft, we get in the mood for formal events, whether that’s galas, weddings, or proms, we have some wonderful project ideas for you! Find out which yarns and fibers are best for day and evening events.

We also share a listener call; Emily shares her suggestion of the Dragonfly Shawl from Kristin Omdahl’s book, Crochet So Fine, as a great option for weddings.

Patterns discussed include:

Then on Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life, Liz & Zontee share some recommendations for their favorite garment pattern books, going beyond just pullovers and cardigans into dresses, skirts, jackets, and tops.

Books discussed include:

Our next episode will be focused on Father’s Day gifts and celebrations. What do you love to make for the main man in your life? Have you knit or crocheted something for him? Tell us about it! 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.

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Theme music is “Boy with a Coin” by Iron and Wine, from the PodSafe Music Network.

00:12 Intro & welcome
01:20 What’s on Liz & Zontee’s hooks & needles?
07:15 Listener Emily calls in
09:18 Projects for weddings, proms & formals
20:34 Congratulations to our giveaway winner
24:33 Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life
31:15 Thanks to our listeners

  • http://twitter.com/LauraDryad Laura Krzak

    About to start listening to the podcast and am TOTALLY IMPRESSED at the amount of crochet patterns referenced in the show notes!  Thank you, Liz & Zontee, for highlighting some wonderful items!

  • Dee_bee

    I made the Crochet Glitter clutch last August for my Daughter’s wedding. I used one strand diamond and one of platinum Vanna’s Glamour. I lined the bag with buckram to give it body and then covered the buckram with  some satiny fabric in light grey. 

  • Dee_bee

    I have 2 balls of Lion Suede is stash. I will put the Knit twilight clutch into my queue for early fall knitting. It will be great for cooler weather. stash rocks!!

  • http://yarncraft.lionbrand.com/ YarnCraft Podcast

     Both awesome ideas!

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