Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Exciting News and a Sneak Preview!!

I am just beside myself with excitement. I've been sitting on pins and needles for several months now wanting desperately to spill the beans. It was very hard, but I was a good girl and kept quiet. And now the time is here, I can finally say it out loud...

I'm going to be Published!!

Yes, published! My first professional pattern in a real honest to goodness, buy it at your local news-stand, popular crochet magazine. The October 2011 issue of Crochet World magazine to be exact.

Here's the sneak preview on Ravelry of what you will see in the magazine:

I can't believe my afghan was chosen for the front cover! It truly is an honor!


  1. Wow, you're first published work is a cover, and in a nice magazine, too. Congratulations!

  2. Oh, and my goodness, that is a beautiful afghan! I'm gonna be making that myself.

  3. Hooray on getting published. I have the digital subscription to Crochet World and downloaded the magazine this afternoon. Your afghan is adorable. Congrats!

  4. WOW girl, I will HAVE to buy this magazine for sure!!!! It is a gorgeous afghan!!! You certainly deserve to have this honor!!!! CONGRATULATIONS.

  5. April,

    You deserve that honor! Your Afghan is gorgeous. I am so thrilled for you.


    I have been out of the loop and completely missed this blog post until now, so please excuse the lateness of my applause. It is no less heart-felt! Way To Go!!!

  7. Congrats to you! I can't think of anyone that deserves it more, your patterns are beautiful!!!

  8. It is lovely and I do get this magazine.

  9. Congratulations you are a cover girl!! It is such a great feeling to be published. It is a real testement to your talent. Enjoy every minute of it. Love your blog. Reeze


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