Crochet

Gin or wine?

It's a tough decision, but one that every girl (or boy) has to make. Gin, or wine, and then... what glass charm colour to use! In my case, I had to go one further and decide which 6 buttons to use.  I think I like the purple best!   These are made using a 4… Continue reading Gin or wine?

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P-P-P-P-Penguin

It's that time of  year when all good crafty people start making presents... (ok, so I started in July, but hey!). These little fella's (or girlies??) are for 2 very special mini-people who simply love penguins! The pattern is from this amazing site - Fresh Stitches.  Their little animals are absolutely adorable!  

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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

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Baby blanket and a baby baby blanket

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