Allison Hoffman is the queen of pop culture crochet. She started the blog CraftyisCool in 2007 and her celebrity-inspired crochet dolls went viral and were blogged about by everyone from Perez Hilton to Entertainment Weekly. Allison regularly designs for yarn companies. Her work has been featured in several art galleries in LA, New York, Miami, and San Diego. Allison's passion is pop culture with a nostalgic twist. Her first crochet books, published by Lark Crafts, are AmiguruME: Make Cute Crochet People, AmiguruME Pets: Make Cute Crochet Animals, and AmiguruME Eats: Make Cute Crochet Food.