I’m a little late in posting this as the blanket is finished!!! But I thought you’d still like to the progress if you’ve followed it from the beginning, round 2, and round 3. This post is about finishing the final squares, blocking, and then the layout. Most if not all squares were completed before Christmas. … Read More Starburst blanket…. nearly done!
Hello, I’m back here briefly to share my blanket progress with you. Remember all those circles with 2 rounds? I wrote about them here, if you want a read. Well then I hit a stumbling block. I had it in my head I wanted no two circles with the same colours. Then I thought that… Read More Blanket progress
The circles are growing and are all too time consuming. A quick post for the round 2’s….. all 156 of them! I’m starting to think I may need more than I thought! Even with a change in the pattern to make the centre bigger I’m still not sure what size this blanket (yep you were… Read More More circles…..
Finally a little bit of blue can be seen in the sky here in England. It’s been a cold rainy few days since I showed you all my crochet at the pool, and me crocheting squares, basically what I make while the blue ones swims length after length after length…….. The finished pieces are 2… Read More Crochet Squares and Diamonds
I haven’t been here for a while, it’s as a I sit working out why I’ve not put fingers to the key pad I realise its probably in part due to the blue one doing rather a lot of swimming! Four times a week, he’s at a pool, that combined with the pink ones swimming… Read More Crochet at the pool
Wow – what a whirlwind few days! Blog land is keeping me very busy (not what I’d planned for at the beginning of the 6 week school holidays). Thank you to everyone who’s liked my blog and my shark pattern since I published a picture of it back in April, then finally found the time to type… Read More The Mermaid Tail Pattern
I was going camping and needed some bunting. I know what your say….. “Who needs bunting on a tent?” Well I did. Luckily my friend had bought some of amazon, along with these lovely little twinkling fairy lights. Our tents looked seriously cool! So I digress, Bunting of the crochet variety was in order, which… Read More Triangle Bunting
I wasn’t going to write anything today – but it’s been such an extraordinary day I can’t resist. I woke up this morning and carried out my usual task of walking the dogs at 6am. Another car was parked where I normally park in the completely empty car park, but I didn’t really think anything… Read More A Parallel Universe?