Crochet! spring newsstand special now available
Easy, No-Sew Crochet is a 116-page magazine that features a variety of crochet patterns in every skill level. It includes patterns for creating women's apparel, accessory items, home accents, gifts and baby items.
In addition to dozens of patterns with step-by-step instructions, the magazine has a stitch abbreviations guide and illustrations for creating basic crochet stitches. Additional crochet information and instruction is available from the Crochet! magazine website at CrochetMagazine.com.
Carol Alexander, editor of the special edition, is the executive crochet editor for all DRG crochet publications. She manages DRG's various newsletters and works with the company's catalog and Web development departments maintaining yarn and pattern information for the Annie's Attic website.
Alexander joined DRG as a crochet editor in 2002, and previous to that, worked 15 years as a professional crochet designer. She is an active member of the Crochet Guild of America, where she has served on the board of directors for several years.
DRG is in its third generation as a family-owned business. The company is known for its iconic brands, which include House of White Birches, Annie's Attic, Clotilde, American School of Needlework and Good Old Days.
The company publishes magazines and books, and offers kits, supplies and Web-deliverable products in print catalogs and on more than 40 DRG websites, accessible from the home page at DRGnetwork.com.
About DRG: DRG (DRGnetwork.com) is part of the third-generation Muselman family business headquartered in Berne, Ind., near Fort Wayne. A leader in the craft and nostalgia markets, DRG is well known for its iconic brands, which include House of White Birches, Annie's Attic, Clotilde, American School of Needlework and Good Old Days. The company publishes magazines and books (print and digital), and also offers kits, supplies and Web-deliverable products in print catalogs and on its more than 40 websites. Magazines and products are also available on newsstands and in retail chains and independent stores nationwide. One of DRG's divisions, Strategic Fulfillment Group (SFG), provides state-of-the-art fulfillment and database marketing services out of a 140,000-square-foot facility nestled in the rolling wooded landscape of East Texas, centered between Shreveport and Dallas. The Muselman business began in 1925 with the founding of Economy Printing Concern in Berne. EP Graphics, as it is known today, is still owned by the Muselman family. It specializes in high-quality, four-color web printing for catalogs and magazines.