Doris Chan is a fabulous crochet designer, who I adore. She also has a kick-ass blog.
If you love to crochet, this is a must-read:
Doris Chan designs have appeared in Interweave Crochet, Crochet Today, Crochet! magazine, Vogue Knitting, KnitScene, Crochet World; in book collections such as Interweave Crocheted Gifts, the Just books series from Lion Brand, the Vogue-to-Go book series.