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Video from The Renegade Virtual Fair

For those who have missed the Renegade Virtual Fair, I made a shorter version of the experience which can now been seen on my new YouTube Channel HMLSTUDIO. The session has been edited down to a nice 13 minutes video from the original 2 hours. I basically go over how HMLSTUDIO came to be after ten years of studying crochet’s infinite possibilities. Here is the link below for your convenience; Stay tuned for more fun, inspirational videos in the near future! Hope you are stay healthy and finding some peace in these unprecedented times! Heidi

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Renegade Virtual Craft Fair

Hey Everyone! It is with great excitement to announce that this evening I will be participating in Renegade’s Virtual Craft fair where on the first night of this two day event, I’ll be presenting my past and current works, why crochet, my inspirations and much much more! It will begin at 5pm to 7pm (CST) which honestly is the prefect time to bring a glass of wine or beer or tea and sit back, relax and enjoy this low key presentation. On day two, you will be invited from (12pm to 2pm) to witness first how I make my jewelry Hemp piece or pieces. I’ll should you show you the process, the material I use and how the pieces comes...

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Why The Benret ?

    In the summer of 2017, Heidi Mullins-Lemieux, a Chicago crochet designer, established HMLSTUDIO. This is basically the vehicle for the study of conventional crochet but giving the craft an upgraded perspective. This new perspective involves using minimalist, architectural and fashion influences while keeping the need for wearability of each piece.  One of Heidi's signature pieces that she developed in recent years is the Benret. After countless visit to multiple stores looking for the 'perfect winter hat’, she failed to find one. Being already quite familiar with crochet, she decided to use her unique crochet skills to develop that 'perfect winter hat’ for herself.  The new development is the combination of her two favorite kinds of hats, the Béret...

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