So, what do you make for someone who has, quite literally, everything? Something to store stuff in. Excellent idea. So, for mum's birthday, I made her 3 woolly baskets. In blue, her favourite colour, with a red trim... because I could. A slight variation on this free love Yarnspirations pattern they are shorter and smaller. They are… Continue reading Basket Case
We should learn from the snail: it devised a home that is both exquisite and functional. - Frank Lloyd Wright. I love this random present. A snail. An easy Amigurumi Crochet pattern. So effective. Favourite colour: green, and some the grey yarn matches really well. A fab stash busting project!
well, ok bracelet. This one was easy. Using 4ply yarn and a 3mm crochet hook, chain 75, turn, skip 5 and then treble (US double) crochet all the way back. You should be left with 70 stitches and a loop. Attach a bead (or make a ball of wool on the end). Done. 🙂
I'm loving this bag, and I think it's a very suitable present for a little girl 🙂 The pink is Sidar snuggly crofter, baby Fair Isle effect DK, the white is a sparkly DK that I have in stock. Pattern was from Red Heart The little purse was so simple 6 treble (US double) into a… Continue reading Pretty in Pink
Ok, so this one isn't exactly as the pattern specified. That's the trouble with UK and US crochet terms being different. A double in the US is a treble in the UK - and as I worked out later, this was a UK pattern, which I read as having US terms. Oops. Doesn't look so… Continue reading Sparkly heart