Make your own super easy stylish, Brickfield Infinity cowl This blog post contains affiliate links which help to support this site at no extra cost to you thank you! PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NO LONGER A FREE PATTERN I’m secretly glad that the wintery weather is sticking around this year.. mainly because I can carry… Continue reading Crochet Pattern for the Brickfield Infinity Cowl
In the 2 years that I have taught myself to crochet I’ve never been interested in crocheting myself a shawl… In my ignorance they were old fashioned and only worn by older ladies. So when I came across this great free pattern from Hopeful Honey I realised that shawls aren’t just for wrapping around your… Continue reading A Tale of 2 Shawls..
I have always had a love hate relationship with cotton yarn, I absolutely LOVE the look and feel of crocheted cotton projects but when it comes to crocheting with it I can’t seem to get to grips with the splitting.. Oh the splitting! Split yarn resulted in many an abandoned project. I have tried various… Continue reading Crochet Kitsch Jar Covers
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
.. 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
As I’ve mentioned before in my struggling with colour combinations post my colour comfort zone has always been pastels which is why my first colour combo is Vintage Floral. I took inspiration from a pretty wallpaper I found on Pinterest, I absolutely love ditsy warm floral shades all bought together with cream. To push myself… Continue reading Colour Combination- Vintage Floral