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Design Wars Challenge Limited Edition Tops | Snag yours today!

Design Wars Challenge Limited Edition Tops | Snag yours today!

Do you love Design Wars? Now you can WEAR your support with a Limited Edition t-shirt, tank, or hoodie! There are 5 shirt styles available for nearly every taste and season! Hurry though, this special offer ends August 6th! www.teespring.com/DesignWars

DW Exclusive! “Christmas in July” Mystery CAL Featuring A NEW Pattern from A Crocheted Simplicity!

DW Exclusive! “Christmas in July” Mystery CAL Featuring A NEW Pattern from A Crocheted Simplicity!

Follow these simple steps to participate in our Christmas in July Mystery Crochet Along: 1. Get the pattern on ravelry, RIGHT HERE ; it’s 40% off until 20 July!  2. Add this PROJECT to your ravelry profile, as follows: Part 1, until 21 July: Post a picture of the yarn you will use to make
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Alessandra Hayden | Chat & Signed Book Giveaway!

Alessandra Hayden | Chat & Signed Book Giveaway!

Meet Alessandra Hayden | Just Be Happy Patterns blog | facebook | ravelry If you’ve followed Design Wars this year you’re probably familiar with Alessandra Hayden, but I bet there’s still a lot you don’t know about her yet! Alessandra is a very accomplished crochet designer (that’s how she initially caught my eye), but her
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DW7 | Final Reveal, Voting, Giveaway!

DW7 | Final Reveal, Voting, Giveaway!

ISSUE 24 | CLICK TO READ IT NOW!   UNFORGETTABLE | DW7 Voting is held from 30 May to 3 June at midnight (MST), and you may vote once every 12 hours for each poll category! After you vote, scroll down to enter for a chance to win a few skeins of our DW7 yarn
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DW7 Issue 22 | Meet the challengers, Unforgettable Yarn, Interviews, Giveaways & Free Resources!

DW7 Issue 22 | Meet the challengers, Unforgettable Yarn, Interviews, Giveaways & Free Resources!

Design Wars 7 | Issue 22 This is the first of three issues in Design Wars 7! Read more about our DW7 yarn pick (Red Heart Yarns, Unforgettable), our interview and subscription giveaway with Happily Hooked Crochet Magazine, another exclusive interview with Harrison Richards of Furls Crochet, get some free patterns and tutorials from our
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DW7 Challenge | Sneak Peeks!

DW7 Challenge | Sneak Peeks!

Happy Sneak Peek Week! As the founder of Design Wars, I’m always pushing my beloved designers to try new ideas, test new strategies, and jump way outside their platforms of comfort – and this challenge I pushed more than any before! Design Wars 7 has taken us months to plan and administer, especially since I
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Happily Hooked Crochet Magazine | Chat & Giveaway!

Happily Hooked Crochet Magazine | Chat & Giveaway!

5 Questions With Alison & Matt Lütz From Happily Hooked Magazine Facebook | Blog | G+ | Ravelry Salena Baca: Who are the people behind Happily Hooked? What is your crochet background, and why did you begin this venture? Alison: First and foremost I’m a mama to our beautiful babies, Lily who is five, Declan
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DW Exclusive! Brand New Release CAL featuring a Crystalized Designs Pattern!

DW Exclusive! Brand New Release CAL featuring a Crystalized Designs Pattern!

Follow these simple steps to participate in our New Release Crochet Along: 1. Get the pattern on ravelry, RIGHT HERE Design Wars fans can use coupon DesignWarsCAL for 50% off until 1 May!  2. Share YOUR pictures, as follows: 22-26 April: Share a picture of the yarn you will use to make this project! 27
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Edie Eckman | Chat & Signed Book Giveaway!

Edie Eckman | Chat & Signed Book Giveaway!

As the founder and host of the Design Wars Challenge, I’m always looking to put a spotlight on the best our crochet community has to offer! This week I’m really proud to share designer, author and professional instructor, Edie Eckman!   I’ve followed Edie since early 2009 after reading her book Crochet Motifs, and I’ve
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Swanky Challenge | Final Newsletter, Store Wide Coupon SALE, Winners Announced!

Swanky Challenge | Final Newsletter, Store Wide Coupon SALE, Winners Announced!

Thank you all for your interest and support in our first ever mini challenge with SWANKY; a new boutique yarn from Red Heart! Our 10 full days of voting was intense, but I hope you enjoyed the new categories and vote structure! Now that the votes have been tallied, the winners for each category are
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