Like a lot of crazy crochet people during this difficult worldwide pandemic, I have been locked away with my quite substantial yarn stash, whiling away the time crocheting and whipping up designs. I have been drawing up quite a few new designs as my head just refuses to stop doing so. If I am out … Continue reading I Talk To Yarn!
Helpful crochet hints 1: How to find the yarn tail to pull from the centre of the ball: This really depends upon whether the Pixie living inside the yarn ball is in a good mood or a bad mood. They tend to like biscuits, honey and warm milk and so if you speak to them … Continue reading 6 (un)Helpful Crochet Hints That Could Save Your Project! Maybe!
I have a habit of misplacing things! In reality I don't actually think that I misplace them; I am pretty sure that I have Leprechauns and Pixies that live in my house. Maybe I could entice the little things with a pot of gold. If only I had one. Note to self: Ask my Irish … Continue reading Pixies and Leprechauns stole my Crochet Hook!
What is frustration to a Hooker? Some actually find being referred to as a hooker a major frustration! Not me that is just fine! Call me a hooker all you want! Others cannot stand that mess of yarn barf and will actually throw it away or pay someone to untangle it. Yarn Barf! My frustration … Continue reading Frustrations of a Hooker!
The world has finally gone crazy! Things are not great no matter what part of the world you may be in! The only thing left to do is CROCHET! So many people are looking to their crochet as they know it is a great stress reliever. Myself and with another designer, the incredible Fiona from … Continue reading Crazy World!
Who said that? Totally not going to tolerate that sort of statement from anyone! My yarn stash is not too big, nor could it ever be too big! Just because I have searched for two hours trying to find that elusive ball of pink Stylecraft Special Dk that I know I have somewhere, and I … Continue reading You Know Your Yarn Stash is too Big When………?
Just ask my computer! I am apparently quite hard on my computers (according to my tech guy). The hours I spend writing up patterns and editing pictures drives most of my poor computers right over the edge, so to speak! In the past 18 months I have gone through two computers. They both died a … Continue reading Crochet Design is Hard Work!