Tag Archives: Crochet

A Crafty Profit

I’ve spent a while over the past few weeks making stuff for a stall at a friend’s homemade craft sale. The evening was on Friday, and we went along to a kitchen infused with the aroma of mulled wine, and … Continue reading

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Book Delivery

I recently placed an order with The Book People. Today it arrived. I have bought: Kirstie Allsopp Craft The Knitter’s Year, Debbie Bliss Cute and Easy Crochet, Nicki Trench Christmas Crafting in No Time, Clare Youngs Three ¬†books on thinking … Continue reading

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Kandinsky Blanket Complete!

It’s finished! Seeing it complete makes me want to squeal!!!! And use lots of exclamation marks!!!!!!!! I had called this my bright blanket, but on looking at the photos it reminds me so much of Kandinsky’s Concentric Circles that I … Continue reading

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Bow Beret

So here’s the crocheted hat! It took me much longer than I anticipated. All those puffs are much more time consuming than I thought, but worth it, I think. Of course, once Miss 10 had one, Miss 8 had to … Continue reading

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Very busy crocheting hats at the moment. Back soon (with pictures).

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Bright Blanket

I have been busy lately crocheting squares. These are eventually going to become a blanket. I decided to make it after seeing this Gypsy Caravan Blanket taking shape. I realised that it’s been a long time since I made anything … Continue reading

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A New Project

A couple of days ago I was bemoaning the fact that even though I have a huge pile of wool upstairs, I had no wool suitable to crochet the blanket I had seen and fallen in love with. Then I … Continue reading

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