Although I’m slightly sad to be saying goodbye to Summer, Autumn is well and truly heading our way and I’m quite happy to welcome the cooler air, the vivid gold and red hues and the lovely crisp dewy mornings with open arms. Hand me my wellies to go for nice long woodland walks or snuggling… Continue reading Autumn Woodland Crochet Granny Skirt
When I see this gorgeous variegated yarn from the Patons Fab DK range I knew I (finally) had to make my sister something with it. If you follow me on IG (link in my sidebar) you’ll know that I’ve been going on (and on) about this yarn. I absolutely loved working with it, the colour… Continue reading Crochet Solid Granny Square Cardigan
… because I haven’t got anything finished to share with you at the moment (oopsy)! So I thought I would share some of the (many) things that I currently have on my hook. Having a full time job and an insatiable thirst to work on new projects I tend to start things, leave them hanging around… Continue reading Current WIPS..
With it being August you would think waking up every morning would be a pleasure, sun streaming through the window and birds chirping their little morning song. But no, instead I wake to this more than once this week and its dreary. Really dreary. Grey, horrible, soak through to the bones wet. I even made… Continue reading What Summer?!
Despite being able to crochet for over 2 years there is a complete lack of crochet cushion covers in our house. Its surprising how much of my work I give away and not actually keep for myself so I decided to change that immediately! I had a good rummage through my crafty book collection and… Continue reading Crochet Floral Shell Stitch Cushion Cover
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.. and boy did I treat myself! We’re lucky enough to live quite close to the historic city Canterbury so while the sun was shining (albeit not for long) I took a quick trip to spend some of the money I received for my birthday last month. You can’t go shopping without a bit of… Continue reading A quick shopping trip..
…that made my weekend great. Beautiful fresh lavender picked from outside Mum in laws house. The smell is incredible. Coming home from work on Friday to find this great delivery… … and then getting started straight away! I’m making the shell stitch cushion cover from the book Cute and Easy crochet by Nikki Trench. Its… Continue reading Its the simple things..
Who doesn’t love Granny Squares?! It was the 1st thing I taught myself to crochet and the 1st blanket I ever made. Its the go-to square whenever I’m in between projects, when I feel like crocheting but I can’t decide what I want to make next. You can make them in so many different ways… Continue reading The Granny Square
These cute little granny square pin cushions are soooo simple to make, they can be made in well under an hour and are great for crafts stalls or even a little stocking fillers for Christmas. If you would like to have a go at making one of these little cuties I’ve done a little tutorial… Continue reading Easy Granny Square Pin cushion – Free Pattern