The LoveCrafts Show episode 6: How to be a successful pattern designer with TL Yarn Crafts!

Join Jamie and Merion on The LoveCrafts Show along with an extra special guest, Toni Lipsey AKA TL Yarn Crafts!

You can listen to The LoveCrafts Show episode 6 on SpotifyGoogle Podcasts and Apple Podcasts.

This week Jamie and Merion have been chatting to the woman behind TL Yarn Crafts - Toni Lipsey! Toni reveals how she went from crochet newbie, to creating a craft empire! Merion and Toni chat all things Tunisian crochet, and Uncle X is amazed to discover cross stitch on crochet - woah! This episode is bursting with crafty goodness.

Tips, tricks, advice and a fair amount of silliness, this is The LoveCrafts Show!

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Lots of lovely things we mentioned and extra nuggets!

Meet Toni and discover the designer! (1:20)

Start your crochet journey and learn how to make a granny square! (1:49)

We’ve got loads of video to teach you how to crochet, no excuse now! (3:55)

Discover the craft community with LoveCrafts on Facebook and Instagram  (5:18)

Not sure what the difference between is knitting and crochet? Check out our guide! (9:00)

Unsure which yarn is best for your project? We’ve got a guide for that! (10:18)

Discover Tunisian crochet with us! (23:32)

Check out our guide to cross stitch and stitch along with us (maybe on a bit of Tunisian crochet?) (24:00)

Check out Toni’s absolute guide to Tunisian crochet(31:19)

Join Toni’s CAL! (32:12)

Grab Toni’s best beginner jumper pattern - the Rochester pullover! (52:27)

We love Pinterest too! Check out LoveCrafts and join the community over there. (53:50)