After my near disaster last week when I almost ran out of WIPs, I decided to quickly start a scrappy project to use up some of my leftover yarn. The project I chose was the Coastal Crochet CAL. I’m quite far behind, but have managed to complete parts 1 and 2, as well as a…… Continue reading WIP Wednesday-18th April
I have seen lots of examples of beautiful blankets created from simple knitted mitred squares. Often, these are made from scraps of yarn leftover from other projects and so they are sometimes referred to as memory blankets. I’ve also seen them called ‘ugly’ blankets because the yarn doesn’t necessarily coordinate as well as if specific…… Continue reading Mitred Squares and Memories
After a little while of not quite being sure what to blog about and feeling stuck in a rut, I had a think and decided to write an A-Z of crochet. It’s going to cover crochet techniques, stitches and other random facts and snippets. I’m hoping to write a post a day but for some…… Continue reading A is For Amigurumi
Sorry for the rubbish photo, it’s now too big for my normal photographing area but here it is! I’ve almost finished up to the end of part 3 now and only a few more rounds until it begins to square off. I’ve had to sneak in a few blue rounds to make the wool go…… Continue reading Sophie’s Garden Update
In between rows and rows of the blanket I keep doing little projects. One thing I think looks very sweet is crochet food, so I keep pinning patterns on Pinterest to try out for the play kitchen. My aim is to create a few things for my little girl for her birthday, though it is…… Continue reading Good enough to eat!