Christmas Project Preparations


Crochet News, Holidays, News

I’m going to do something crazy. I know, it’s not even Thanksgiving yet. But I saw on Facebook the other day that there are only 7 more Mondays until Christmas (!!!!!) and…well, I just couldn’t help myself. Prepare yourselves… Time to start your holiday crochet preparations! I know, it’s crazy, right? But I’m the type […]

November 8, 2015

Crochet Creations, Featuring: YOU!


Client Work, Crochet News

There is nothing better than that feeling of accomplishment you get when you finish a particularly tricky project. Being able to look at something and say, “Wow! I made that!” is such an amazing thing, isn’t it? That’s why I love seeing our dear readers’ incredible projects—you are such an innovative and creative bunch that […]

September 27, 2015

Crocheted Fashions at NYFW


Crochet News, Fashion

First of all, welcome back to the Bonita Patterns Blog! We’re now Bonita Patterns & Yarns after expanding our collection to include some seriously cool and unique yarny goodness! I’m Lindsay and I am super excited to learn more about the world of crochet and provide you lovely readers with some fun content, and I’d […]

September 20, 2015

Doing What You Love


Article, Crochet News

Four years ago I passed a cute little yarn shop as I was out driving. For whatever reason, it grabbed my attention so much, with the adorable window displays and pretty knitted pieces, I had to go in and explore. My heart lit on fire with a passion and lust and zeal for yarn that […]

December 6, 2013

Blocking Techniques


Crochet News, DIY Tutorials, How To

  Your work probably looks good just off from the hook, but it’s not finished until it has been blocked. That’s the truth. Have you ever heard about blocking? Do you know how to block your work? Most don’t know what it is or how to do it, and that’s why I’ve been asked to […]

December 6, 2013