Farrah Hodgson

Farrah Hodgson

Has it been 20 years already? I guess it’s true… that time flies when you’re having fun!

July. 1995. School’s out for the summer. I was perusing through a mail order fashion magazine that I received in the mail every month (I can’t even remember the name of it) but that particular month featured a cool, retro, and “I had to have it skirt.” I begged my mother to buy it for me, but she said, “NO WAY.”
I said, “please, I will be babysitting next month and I will pay you back!”
But then she surprised me with her reasoning, by saying, “it’s not the money, this skirt is made up of granny squares, it’s crocheted, and if you learn to crochet, you can make it yourself.”

Well… although I never did make that skirt, I did learn to crochet that summer. I was obsessed with designing crochet hand bags and selling them to my peers. (My best friends got them for free:)) and I’ve been “hooked” ever since.

Fast forward 20+ years… I am proud to call myself a crochet designer! It’s been a long, but rewarding road to travel. I one day dreamed of owning a little crochet boutique of things that I’ve made, so I tried it in a way of sorts. I spent years selling my wears at markets, craft shows, special events, by consignment in boutiques, and online. But soon, I realized how tiresome it is. I became irritated, spending the free time of my days (I had a another job too!), making the same things over and over again. I became stressed out. Eventually, I think I had a mental breakdown… pretty sure of it! That was when I decided to put the markets aside and concentrate on designing… and that was the day that I fell in love with crochet all over again!

Random Fact: I dream about most of my designs before I design them!

I’ve had work in magazines, I adore tapestry crochet, I like to be a little eccentric sometimes, but I still enjoy the good ‘ole classic look of knit/crochet, and I love a good challenge!

Random Fact: I can’t knit. (but I’d like to learn if I had more time!)

I present you… my best work! A lot of time, precision, and care is put into each of my designs because I want you to enjoy crocheting them as much as I enjoyed designing them! Thanks for stopping by :)

original designs  

original designs

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from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-03-05_15
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-02-11_16
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
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from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-02-06_13
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-02-09_14
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Contrastcover_small_best_fit
from Hug A Hooker
2017-01-28_13
from Hug A Hooker
2017-01-20_15
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-01-23_13
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2017-01-05_19
from Hug A Hooker
Sequin1_small_best_fit
from Hug A Hooker
2017-01-12_13
from Hug A Hooker
Kaleidoetsymain_small_best_fit
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-11-21_12
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-10-17_18
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Etsymitt_small_best_fit
from 365 Crochet
20160607_191651_small_best_fit
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-05-30_17
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-04-10_17
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-03-23_14
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-03-28_14
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Cover_small_best_fit
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-02-13_17
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-02-04_15
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Cover_small_best_fit
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2016-01-18_20
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Shorty_small_best_fit
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2015-11-11_17
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2015-11-05_16
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2015-11-22_17
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2015-10-18_14
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
2015-10-18_15
from Farrah for 365 Crochet's Ravelry Store
Covershot_small_best_fit
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