It’s time to finally show you the blanket that I made at the end of last year. I’d made lots and lots of circles and changed them into squares which you can read all about in some previous posts I made. The final layout was decided pretty quickly – before I could change my mind!… Read More Starburst Blanket Finished!
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
Happy New Year to everyone! 2018 promises to be a great year, but it’s also a time for me to sit and think about which direction I’d like my blog to go, and me for that matter! I know I wrote a similar post this time last year, and I made the decision that all… Read More New year New focus?
I took a little time out from crochet this week to have a go at making a wreath. It was only November, but definitely time to get Festive and start thinking about all those presents I wish I’d bought already! So I went on a workshop with the very talented florist, Sarah Maylin Flowers. She’s… Read More Christmas Wreath Making
Until I’ve finished what I have started! Yep – I think we’ve all said that at one time or another! But this is me writing to myself to try and resist the urge to pick up my hook, scissors and or material, and get creating! I’m itching to start designing something new, BUT, I must… Read More I really must not start anything else……….
I sat down to write this blog about an hour ago (Honestly , ok, over 2 hours ago). I thought I’d do what everyone else in blog land was doing…. a quick recap of 2016 before heading into 2017 with a bang! I started going through my photos of all my crafty achievements, or travels,… Read More New Years Resolutions
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
It’s no shock to all my friends that I love my hat – the one I made a few months ago (and wrote up on my old blog – but forgot to copy over to this new site…….. until this morning!!!!! Queue 2 posts pretty close together…..) I decided the pink one needed one… Read More The V Stitch kids hat and cowl
January seems to have flown by, long gone are the resolutions to write a blog post every week – I’ve definitely not kept that one – it being mid February already and I only seem to have found the time to sit down, fingers to keyboard once! So this post – a quick an easy… Read More A quick and easy dog coat