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June 23, 2012

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Karen Ciullo

I cannot thank you enough for posting the link to order this magazine. I have looked everywhere for it and have had no luck in the US. I love that you are featured in it, YAY!!! Your creations are so lovely and your use of color is amazing!

Esther Velner

Hello Lucy,
Here a message from the Netherlands. I love the pattern of the blooming flower cushion very much. I already made one of it and it's very lovely. I was wondering if it is allowed to translate the pattern into dutch.
Yours sincerely,
Esther

Carol

What a wonderful interview and looking at all your brilliant creations reminded me why it was your blog that inspired me to learn to crochet just a couple of years ago.
I hope I can find a copy of Simply Crochet tomorrow.
Carol xx

Esther

Congratulations Lucy, a big hug from southern Spain.

Suzanne

What a fantastic post...thank you for brightening up my day~!

Warm regards
Suzanne

MonkinandMe

Wow, what a lovely blog! So many amazing things to make, they all look lovely! I've just had a pinterest frenzy!! Love the layout of the granny square blanket, and the flowery shawl is beautiful!! I want to get home and get crocheting right now...

viviana

sos una genia en el arte del crochet y en la combinacion de colores. Te felicito.

Sandra Licher

I knew it...it's so funny because as you were talking about picking up a new crochet magazine and how you usually don't care for their projects (me too!) I thought to myself...now if Lucy was in the magazine I would buy it! I almost feel off my chair! There you were and so calm about it! I would have been screaming and jumping up and down!
You so deserve that! I'm trying to get a hold of a copy. Congratulations! If crochet mags would have more colorful and exciting projects like you have....they have more subscriptions AND more people wanting to crochet! I. m so happy for you!!!!!

Saskia

Congrats on being in the magazine! It's so lovely to see your lovely projects one after another in between the questions. Oh and please please please write a book on crochet!!

nell ward

Ooh! Start working on that book now! I would love to buy a copy! Your designs are always pure happiness!
Congrats on being published.

A-L

Your blog makes me happy. I thought about it for a while and that's it. Really. I instantly feel happier when I see your lovely cheerful hooky projects. Even when our baby (my 4th child) is
n o t sleeping at all - and I feel like a zombie, whenever I get a little break from the allergic, yelling baby - I come here and take a look at what you've been up to and I feel a bit better. Thank you for that!

Debbie S

Hello, I've been looking at your blog for a little while now, after stumbling over it when looking for something completely unrelated. I've never read blogs before, but your colours and creativeness drew me in. Since reading, I have gone from not crocheting At All, to now having a completed ripple blanket (5 weeks in the making - was quite obsessively crocheting!!)and a very-nearly finished small squares cushion cover. I also have several pots of beautiful flowers in front of my house, and a slightly chubbier husband thanks to your super tasty and easy cookie ideas! (the oaty ones are also good if you add some dessicated coconut - mmm! I'm thinking coconut and cherries for next time...)
Well, I've never commented before, but I just saw these lovely lamp-glass beads on ebay which are shaped as little house with flowers growing up the fronts, so I thought of you - like giving a very small bit back :o)
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Lamp-work-Glass-House-Beads-/280723356110?pt=UK_Crafts_Beads_CA&hash=item415c6a79ce

Lucy

Hi Lucy, lovely to hear more about you and how your love for crochet began. It certainly is inspiring for a beginner looking at your projects and wondering if it is possible to be that good!

Karen

It is because of you and your beaUTIFUL PHOTOS that I, too, am a hooky addict. I love reading about your daily life with those 3 kiddies of yours and how you find time for your creative outlet as well. You are incredibly inspiring. I am making a Granny Square afghan that I can't waIT TO GET AT IN ANY SPARE moment I have, and it's because of you. I check several times a day to see if you have updated your post and I am eagerly awaiting your next.

kids flip flops

Your crochet are getting better. More designs comes out and those are s beautiful. Thanks for sharing your secret by providing us a book.

Blanketmum

Thanks for all the blogging Lucy - your colourful crochet projects and pictures of your home are a lovely cheery read in the mornings! Copied your idea of photographing your work piled up and have made my own pile photo into a new FB profile!

Jess Farnsworth

Awesome, congratulations! That is fantastic... I just started my blog and crochet for that matter and this post is an inspiration as to what could be...

I linked your blog to mine... http://afewlittlebumps.blogspot.com/

Maria Maberto

Greetings from sunny California, USA! I love following your blog. I am a beginner at crochet, and you are a total inspiration, especially when it comes to color. Please, please, please, do write a book with all your projects in it!

selin

wonderful, congratulations and many nice pieces there made with a lot of love...

RuralTN

Great article, Lucy. Congratulations.

joy

Hi there proud of you for getting your work into that magazine,you derseve it.well done

Anna

Congratulations! I really would like to get an issue, but I can not find it on apple newsstand :( do you have a direct link?
Anna

peli

dear Lucy, i really enjoyed this post cause i feel closer to you now, its nice to learn all this stuff about you. I have to admit that you are my inspiration. i accidently found your blog one day and fell in love with your crochet makings...you're the reason i wanted to learn how to crochet!! you actually made a huge difference in my life, my life changed dramaticaly in the last 2 years and crocheting helped me keep my sanity!!
so a big big thanks for being such an inspiration and congratulations on your achievements!! i wish you all the best!! xxxxx

Jenny

Congrats on the magazine article, just bought a copy, fab!

Just wondered, have you ever made or thought about making a granny square incorporating the teeny crochet hearts? I've got a bit of a hearts theme going on in my house, and this would be amazing!

Deborah

Well done Lucy! You should be deservedly proud. I have no doubt you will write a book (I think several) I even foresee an Attic 24 brand of craft goods. You have inspired a small group of us Philadelphia girls to meet and have a craft night in our cafeteria after work. Blessings to you and yours and as always THANK YOU for inspiring crafty girls around the world.

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