Here are some upcoming crochet and yarn events that may be coming to your area. Even knitters are welcome too!
2017 Chain Link Conference
The Crochet Guild of America (CGOA) is very excited to host the 2017 CGOA Chain Link Conference at an EXCITING NEW location: The Westin Chicago Northwest. The national conference is for anyone who loves to crochet, it attracts an eclectic audience of crochet hobbyists, industry professionals, corporate supporters, vendors and many more who all share the same passion.
Our crochet classes feature a wide variety of crochet techniques to explore: modern Irish crochet, beading, reversible Intarsia crochet, lace, Tunisian crochet, broomstick, Aran crochet, felting, Japanese crochet motifs, shell stitches, circular crochet, crochet illusions and more!
Location: The Westin Chicago Northwest, 400 Park Blvd., Itasca, IL 60143
- Thursday, July 26: Exclusive Shopping Preview for registered attendees 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
- Friday and Saturday, July 27/28: Show Floor Open 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Stitches Midwest August 3 through 6, 2017
STITCHES Midwest is a crafter’s experience for knitters, crocheters, weavers, sewers, quilters and more. It includes classes on topics from design to finishing with every topic in between. The STITCHES Market is a shopping experience you won’t want to miss with vendors who come from across the United States and around the world to display the latest wares sure to inspire your creativity. The one-hour market sessions are designed to give you a taste of a topic to see if you want to pursue it further, and the free demonstrations and book signings occur for your enjoyment.
Register at knittinguniverse.com/Midwest2017