Crochet, Knitting

Staying out for the summer…

I love these little shrugs.  All special and made for special people. One is crochet - a round of 80 treble crochets and 10 rows. One is knitted, a loop stitch and then crochet top and bottom The third is just garter stitch, with a flower to finish it off.  Gorgeous.


Basket Case

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



Living in Bumble, means we need bumbles.  The Boy, chocolate puppy, mummy bumble, me and then squeaky pup. Originally I made 4 (all except Mummy B) but The Boy felt that she needed one too... An easy amigurumi pattern, free (of course) from Ravelry Bee Breezy from "Adventure Time", I'm pretty sure they were supposed to… Continue reading Bumbles!


Pretty in Pink

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


Sparkly heart

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