Hi. It’s been a while. I’ve been so busy taking pictures and trying to complete projects I’ve not had a chance to post anything via the blog!!! So I’m hoping to give some insight to this new yarn I’ve just purchased today, women’s institute soft and silky 4ply yarn. I purchased it from hobbycraft, at… Continue reading New Yarn | new project!
I did it…. I made something without a pattern! It took around 5hours from start to finish and I couldn’t be prouder. Using yarn scraps from other projects I managed to make a baby sized (0-3mts) crochet poncho. It fits a baby reborn perfectly…. I will be making more of these for sure!!! … Continue reading Baby Crochet Poncho
These beautiful floral crochet mini mandalas are from Maryann in Canada, who previously sent in a regular crochet mandala, sharing her story about alcohol and depression. She decided to make these mandalas as a Lenten project, crocheting one for each week of Lent. Maryann made these using the mini mandala pattern from Pink Mambo. This is…… Continue reading Maryann’s Mini Crochet Mandalas for Marinke + Reminder of Mini Mandala Deadline
So it’s here. The easy, perfect for a beginner crochet blanket. FOR LESS THEN £2 Material Yarn 5mm crochet hook Darning Needle Scissors 8 peices ribbon bows (optional)* And using just a treble stitch and chain stitch, you can have a go at this super easy and low cost blanket. Using Aldi Sparkle Yarn… Continue reading Easy Crochet Blanket PART 2
Two Christmas’s ago my daughter (now nearly 11yrs) received a lovely handmade crochet blanket with her reborn baby doll, I will have to find the picture – I was just learning to crochet then! The blanket has started to wear and Brodie had asked me to fix it. Having other projects to finish I… Continue reading Easy Crochet Blanket PART 1
This adorable set of mini mandalas by Olivia Laws is mostly inspired by food, which makes perfect sense since she’s a crochet artist who has made a variety of pillows and soft sculpture pieces that are similarly inspired. She’s sent us cute versions of a chocolate chip cookie as well as a watermelon and it…… Continue reading Olivia’s Crochet Mini Mandalas + Words From Favorite Bloggers
Any one knows of a link up party for the leap day? If so, please leave links in the comments sections 🙂 For the last weekend in February, I want to work on my scratched, damaged, good for nothing CDs and transform them into keepers, and while I am at it I want to use… Continue reading FEBRUARY 29TH IS COMING UP