Category: crochet

>Big Bad Berries Blanket

>Big Bad Berries Blanket Pattern: Big Bad Baby Blanket from Stitch ‘N Bitch: The Knitter’s HandbookYarn: Wendy Fusion. Colour Juniper Berries. Used 256g.Needles: 5mm Knit Picks Options InterchangablesTime taken to knit: February 5th 2009 – May 24th 2009. Size: 78cm x 73cm Big Bad Berries Blanket Inspired by another project on Ravelry I sewed 4 […]

>Forgotten dishcloths

>Every now & then I do a small project but they don’t always make it to my blog & these were forgotten about until now. Since Christmas I’ve made a few dishcloths mainly to try new techniques or play with colour & apart from one none made it to my blog so that is about […]

>Back in the land of the living

>Thanks to everyone who left a comment or emailed me after my last post. I’m back at work now & the dogs returned home yesterday after 11 days in kennels. Both have lost a lot of muscle & Oscar looks like a shaggy mutt but I’ll get them back up to scratch soon. I’m gutted […]

>The Dark Side

>I spent a very enjoyable weekend at Rowan on a crochet workshop. Much fun was had & apart from being late as I got hopelessly lost (and very stressed) it was a lovely relaxing time. A couple of small projects were undertaken: Crocheted felted bowl in Rowan Big Wool The fawn colour was quite plain […]

>Travelling project


>Flowering around

>I took part in a book swap recently on the Crafty Threads ‘n’ Yarns forum & sent to gilraen. I sent her the first of the Earth’s Children series by Jean Auel as the series is a real favourite of mine & I return to the books again & again. I also sent something else […]

>Crochet bag & more

>Last month I made my second ever crochet project & I really enjoyed making it: Crochet shopping bag Double crochet base I filled it up with tins from our food cupboards to demonstrate how much this bag ‘grows’ when full: Crochet shopping bag full of tins I’m planning to make a lot more of these […]