Another present for a baby. I love the unusual pattern for this blanket (that was mainly lead by my lack of the 2 colours) C2C patterns I think take a simple stitched blanket and makes it into an interesting and different gift for a baby. There is a good guide here on how to do… Continue reading C2C baby blanket
When you spend your working life surrounded by people who love and work with animals, what can you make for a new baby. Nothing animal related, so I went alien. Based on a Edward's Imaginarium, TOFT design, I used different textured yarn to give the little person lots of senses to discover! It was named Geraldine.… Continue reading Totally Alien
Ok. I'm not a fan of Star Wars, don't think I ever will be... but I finally finished crochet book 1, and I am now on book 2. With the addition of the Porg, which was requested and then made from no pattern. (yup, I'm chuffed with that one) Both books are by Lucy Collin. I'm… Continue reading Star Wars.
Now spring is almost here, it's time to put away the winter wollies and bring out the casual wraps... or at least, I think so. The turquoise wrap is aptly named Tess D'Urberville (free from Ravelry) a simple knit pattern with a crochet edge to give it some contrasting colour. My pink ballet wrap is for… Continue reading It’s a wrap!
Ever heard of a Narwhal? No, I hadn't either until I read this. So I made one. Cute isn't he. I used this free pattern, and some yarn I had in stock. It never ceases to amaze me what patterns you can find!