A poet, a blogger and a friend. Oh, and an excuse to by stationary. No pattern, just my imagination and a bit of inspiration produced a notebook cover and matching pencil case. Fabric was fat quarters from Hobbycraft. Awesome.
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
Talk about a challenge... I was asked if I could make a baby blanket, in specific colours for a colleague's daughter. Sure. Not a problem. eeks! First of all, it had to be on the diagonal, and then a boarder round the outside. Thank heavens my hairdresser is a crafter. Apparently this is called C2C!… Continue reading Baby blanket and a baby baby blanket
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. 🙂