SPECIAL GALLERY: Orvieto Crochet artist Loretta Lovisi

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

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    More of Loretta’s work Click here

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    More of Loretta’s work here

 

Art of Crochet Jewelry

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    By Veerle, more here

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    By Ebru, more here

  • Wire crochet mask by Julie Emily, more : here

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    By Turkish designer Ebru, whose shop is here

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    By Belgian crafter Veerle, whose etsy shop is here

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    Very original design by irregular expressions, more here

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    Wire crochet by Julia Emily, more here

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    Felieke van der Leest . Olympia brooch. Photo by Eddo Hartmann. More here

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    Felieke van der Leest: Rocky the Rock Penguin alias The Stork – brooch. Photo by Eddo Hartmann. More here

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    By Sara Aires, more here

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    Sara Aires, see more here

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    Sara Aires. Love the organic forms.

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    Sara Aires necklace.

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    From Turkey, by “irregular expressions” more here

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    Felieke van der Leest: Super Freak Zebra brooch.Photo by Edo Hartmann. More here

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    By Felieke van der Leest, more at here

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    By German artist Madame Ulani, more here

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    By Madame Ulani

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    Madame Ulani

 

Nature Lovers Crochet

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    Amigurumi Flower Pot by Diane Prince, more here

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    By Asta Sukeine, more here

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    Also by Asta Sukeine

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    By Asta Sukeine

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    Great images and whimsical stories here

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    Evelda’s Dragonfly brooch

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    Sea Anemone brooch by Elin Thomas, more here

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    By Elin Thomas, more here

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    Another lovely piece by Elin Thomas Click here

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    By Evelda, more here

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    Another wonderful Etsy artist: Evelda, more here

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    “10,000 Flowers” Installation by Ursel Arndt, more here Photo by Melissa Wastney here

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    By Asta Sukeine, more here

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    “10,000 Flowers” Installation by Ursel Arndt, more here Photo by Melissa Wastney here

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    “10,000 Flowers” close-up

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    By Lidia Luz, more ihere

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    By Lidia Luz

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    Lidia’s roses

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    By Nadya, more

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    By Nadya

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    Wearing Nadya’s earrings

 

The Fiber Art Phenomenon

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    “Trophy Wife” by Kathleen Holmes. 21″ tall. More at Click here

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    “Always a Bridesmaid” by Kathleen Holmes. 18″ tall. More here

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    “Cross Dresser” by Kathleen Holmes, more 18″ tall. More at here

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    By Dutch artist Johana Schweizer, more here

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    Golden Grove Unleaving, by Leslie Blackmon.More here

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    “Reflection Vessel” by Bonnie Meltzer, more here

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    An installation art piece called Family Dress, the dresses are all attached. Go here to see a wonderful video of this project. People bring knit and crochet samples which are assembled in the collective dress

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    “1000 Strands of Yarn.” Rachel John, check out this amazing video

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    The Tree Project. Jennifer March of the Internatioal Fiber Collaborative organized this project, with gorgeous leaves by scores of fiber artists.

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    Dutch artist Johana Schweizer, more here

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    Knit model of Ashford, a British village, created by the town’s Afternoon Club over a period of 23 years. Scroll down at this link , Click here to see individual knitted houses, and the real homes they portray.

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    Knit village makers. croll Scroll down at this link to see individual knitted houses, and the real homes they were modeled on.

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    A magnificent work by Norma Minkowitz, made with wire and crochet.

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    From the most recent Crochet Coral Reef in Santa Fe.

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    Bold As Love by Adam Parker Smith, showing at Broadway Windows in New York City.

 

The Evolution Continues

 

The Ravelry Gallery

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    Avatar Blanket by kimby77 (Kim)

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    Spiral Freeform Pillow, above, by stringamajig (Lisa) is a feast of inventiveness

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    Technical prowess is displayed in the Tunisian Short Row Dischcloth, by1crafty boy (Khebin Gibbons)

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    Hollywood Starlet Purse is as pretty as can be, with sophisticated shaping by crafkitten (Jennifer)

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    Pyogazel (Carine) is another designer who delivers consistently lovely work. Her functional Panier Pascal, shows a steady understanding of what crochet can do

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    As a jeweler, I appreciate the necklaces by pimpampum. They are bold, yet somehow delicate and wearable.

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    Pyogazel (Carine) is another designer who delivers consistently lovely work. Her wearable Cote d vanille shows a steady understanding of what crochet can do

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    Breakfast in Bed by mmmfruit (Sharleein Marco) is hilarious

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    Fashionista ravelers show their talents in these beautiful designs. Lady Bruce Jacket by brillohead (Kelly)

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    Fashionista ravelers show their talents in these beautiful designs. Halter: For Victoria, by proper trappings (Kate)

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    Fashionista ravelers show their talents in these beautiful designs. Foret de Lorris, by Jocerane (Jocelyn)

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    Fashionista ravelers show their talents in these beautiful designs. Ripple Lace Gown by crochetguy (Ken Jones)

 

Issue 5 Gallery

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Issue 4 Gallery

 

Issue 3 Gallery

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    Freeform beauty by Prudence Mapstone

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    Freeform beauty by Pirkko Vega

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    Autumn Garden by Rena Roohipour, from Ireland

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    Autumn Garden by Rena Roohipour, from Ireland

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    Renie Breskin Adams uses crochet among other media for her imaginative work

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    Renie Breskin Adams uses crochet among other media for her imaginative work

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    Finger puppets from www.golfini.com: Aliens with spaceship

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    Finger puppets from www.golfini.com: Noah’s Ark

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    Althea Merback makes these incomprehensibly small and perfectly knit sweaters, plus clothing for dolls by Marcia Backstrom

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    Althea Merback makes these incomprehensibly small and perfectly knit sweaters, plus clothing for dolls by Marcia Backstrom

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    Stunning work from China, found by googling “crochet fashion.” Lots more at Click here

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    Stunning work from China, found by googling “crochet fashion.” Lots more at Click here

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    Two crochet items seen on ebay, which I coveted but, alas, could not afford.

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    Two crochet items seen on ebay, which I coveted but, alas, could not afford.

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    Lovely capelet by Leslie Nelle-Urinyi

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    Christening dress made by Carrie Lundel for her daughter

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    Lace curtains created by Cathy Clarke

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    Lace curtains created by Cathy Clarke

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    Italian version of Irish Crochet made in Orvieto Click here

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    Italian version of Irish Crochet made in Orvieto Click here

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    Bosnian crochet swatch

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    Bosnian hook. Has anybody tried this?

 

Issue 2 Gallery

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    These are photos taken by Michael Appelmans of a Tree Cozy crocheted by sculptor Carol Hummel. for a tree in front of Cleveland Heights City Hall. The brightly colored nylon and synthetic material will weather the Northern Ohio climate for the two-year term of the exhibition without impeding the growth of the tree or harming wildlife. More of the artist’s work can be seen at Click here

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    These are photos taken by Michael Appelmans of a Tree Cozy crocheted by sculptor Carol Hummel. for a tree in front of Cleveland Heights City Hall. The brightly colored nylon and synthetic material will weather the Northern Ohio climate for the two-year term of the exhibition without impeding the growth of the tree or harming wildlife. More of the artist’s work can be seen at Click here

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    These amazing freeform garments are by Marianne Seiman, a mother of three small children who only recently began designing professionally in her native Estonia Click here

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    These amazing freeform garments are by Marianne Seiman, a mother of three small children who only recently began designing professionally in her native Estonia Click here

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    These amazing felted and crocheted flowers are by Marianne Seiman, a mother of three small children who only recently began designing professionally in her native Estonia Click here

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    Hyperbolic crochet cactus garden by Margaret Wertheim of the Institute For Figuring shown at the Los Angeles County Fair. September 2006. A book with Instructions for making these models is available at the Institute’s website

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    Lifesize greyhounds by Lenora Conlon. I want one to snuggle up in bed with! Pattern and other doggies available for purchase at Click here

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    Lifesize greyhounds by Lenora Conlon. I want one to snuggle up in bed with! Pattern and other doggies available for purchase at Click here

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    Israeli artist Neta Amir discusses how she makes her cool stuff at Click here. Very interesting!

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    Israeli artist Neta Amir discusses how she makes her cool stuff at Click here Very interesting!

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    Each of Elizabeth Doherty’s creatures is a real personality. Many more at Click here

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    Each of Elizabeth Doherty’s creatures is a real personality. Many more at Click here

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    Each of Elizabeth Doherty’s creatures is a real personality. Many more at Click here

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    Artist Nathan Vincent brings a man’s point of view to crochet with these beautifully made sculptures.

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    Artist Nathan Vincent brings a man’s point of view to crochet with these beautifully made sculptures

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    Artist Nathan Vincent brings a man’s point of view to crochet with these beautifully made sculptures.

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    Titled 8 Ounces, this playful art work by Ahn Wells was on display at the Object Gallery in Sydney, Australia and photographed by Al Falkiner (far right and left). A good way to quit the coffee habit?

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    Titled 8 Ounces, this playful art work by Ahn Wells was on display at the Object Gallery in Sydney, Australia and photographed by Al Falkiner (far right and left). A good way to quit the coffee habit?

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    Titled 8 Ounces, this playful art work by Ahn Wells was on display at the Object Gallery in Sydney, Australia and photographed by Al Falkiner (far right and left). A good way to quit the coffee habit?

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    Very hip sandals crocheted by Emily Berezin out of plastic grocery bags! Click here

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    The sweaters worn by Mrs. Weasley in the Harry Potter movies have drawn plenty of notice from needlecrafters. In the UK, Josephine has done a beautiful job creating these Mrs.Weasley-style sleeves and is selling the pattern at her site Click here

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    Xenobia Bailey will show these pieces in her upcoming installation entitled “PARADISE UNDER RECONSTRUCTION IN THE AESTHETIC OF FUNK” Contact Xenobia at xenobia-bailey@yahoo.com

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    Xenobia Bailey will show these pieces in her upcoming installation entitled “PARADISE UNDER RECONSTRUCTION IN THE AESTHETIC OF FUNK” Contact Xenobia at xenobia-bailey@yahoo.com

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    Xenobia Bailey will show these pieces in her upcoming installation entitled “PARADISE UNDER RECONSTRUCTION IN THE AESTHETIC OF FUNK” Contact Xenobia at xenobia-bailey@yahoo.com

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    This season’s runway included crocheted items by Donna Karan, James Coviello and Oscar de la Renta. This one is by Oscar de la Renta.

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    This season’s runway included crocheted items by Donna Karan, James Coviello and Oscar de la Renta. This one is by James Coviello.

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    This season’s runway included crocheted items by Donna Karan, James Coviello and Oscar de la Renta. This one is by Donna Karan.

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    This season’s runway included crocheted items by Donna Karan, James Coviello and Oscar de la Renta. This one is by Donna Karan.

 

Issue 1 Gallery