So remember the Cygnet Seriously chunky metallics yarn, well I knew exactly what I wanted to make with the Lithium. Just look at this red, it’s absolutely stunning, and crying out to be made into something Christmasy. Needless to say, it didn’t take me long, and I was crocheting away with my Clover 10mm hook.… Read More Festive Fun Crochet Christmas Stocking
I’m getting a bit addicted to wreaths, or all shapes and sizes! I love the “real ones” and made one a couple of weeks ago at a great workshop which you can read about here. I made a crochet one in my first year of crocheting – a challenge to myself, but I never got… Read More A quick and easy Crochet Christmas wreath
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
This is one of those posts I’ve been meaning to write for a long time. I thought that as the little people were finally back at school today – and I just about survived the 6 weeks it’d be a good use of my time. I thought it’d be quiet here today….. but no…… Read More Lino Print workshop
Time to finally share the mission that has been the Harry Potter blanket. It’s been the biggest thing I have tackled, taken hours and hours, and is far bigger than I expected……… but I love it! (And so does the Blue one!). I made the crest square, which you can read all about here, then… Read More Harry Potter blanket – Part 2
How happy am I? Stupidly happy is the answer. My postman has just been, and along with the new Simply Crochet and Mollie Makes Magazines (could it get any better I hear you ask?), there was a parcel from Australia! Do you want to know whats in it? Well let me explain a little bit… Read More Parcel from the other side of the world!