Author Archives: Robin @ Imperial Crochet

About Robin @ Imperial Crochet

I'm a former community manager of a now defunct lifestyle site who's been writing online, and off, for over fifteen years. My passions include my family, my cat, reading, writing, crochet, and yarn art. I've decided to stitch all of those things together by way of my new blog, Imperial Crochet. I can't wait to see how it all turns out!

My Crochet – Connecting Past and Present Poster

Nothing very exciting going on here. We’re expecting some snow today so I’m staying home, making a pot of chili and getting creative in my Zazzle shop. Here’s my latest creation: A poster featuring a vintage mannequin and a pretty … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet, Crochet Journal Entries, Loose Ends, Motivation and Inspiration | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

3 Cute Black Cat Crochet Gifts

Last year, on this date, I said goodbye to my soulmate-cat Timmie.  Tim was a very special black cat who shared my life for 18 years and I know I’ll miss him for the rest of eternity. To honor his … Continue reading

Posted in 3 Fun Crochet Finds, 3 Fun Etsy finds, 3 Fun Finds, Crochet, Fun Finds, Gift Ideas, Gifts for a Crochet Lover | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Mosaic Crochet? I have so much to learn!

Just when I think I have a grip on learning this little thing called crochet, I find another completely new (old?) and intriguing technique that I’m dying to try. If you follow The Crochet Crowd’s blog, then you already know that … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet, Crochet Journal Entries, Loose Ends, Technique | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Infinity Scarf – New Listing at Etsy

I’ve been so lazy about listing things at my Etsy Shop.  I don’t know what it is but I find listing items the least desirable part of building a crochet business. And of course, if I don’t list them, no … Continue reading

Posted in Available in my Etsy Shop, Crochet, Scarves | Tagged , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

David Bowie Crochet | 3 Fun Etsy Finds

Today, I’m introducing a new category at Imperial Crochet called 3 Fun Etsy Finds.  As an affiliate at Etsy, I’d like to show off some of the unique items that you can find there. All of my fun finds will … Continue reading

Posted in 3 Fun Crochet Finds, 3 Fun Etsy finds, 3 Fun Finds, Crochet, Gifts for a Crochet Lover | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments