I was sent a screenshot recently by a designer friend. It was of a post in a Facebook Crochet Group. The person who posted this was basically looking for affirmation, and for people to say that her actions are okay. What had this person done? They had seen a lovely crochet item, painstakingly designed by … Continue reading Not an Original Idea in Their Heads!!!
Crochet can be a very useful item in so many ways when travelling!!! I recently had the need to travel interstate to Far North Queensland. Only going for a few days, I wanted to pack lightly. This, of course did not apply to my crochet. Crochet falls into the 'Must Have' category when travelling. Who … Continue reading Crochet Anywhere!
If you have ever given thought to entering local events that judge crochet, but have just not been game enough to go ahead, I say re-think this, as entering show, events etc can be a positive thing. Sure I have had a few unpleasant experiences. Take the larger show that miss labelled my king size … Continue reading Crochet… Entering Local Agricultural Shows.
If you were to fill a room with serious Knitters and Crocheters and ask those who do not have a HUGE stash to step forward, what do you think the outcome would be? Sure there may be one, or two who step forward as their stash is small and controlled. But maybe they have only … Continue reading Help! I’m addicted to W.I.P.S and Yarn!
Most people have probably seen the ads for the American Express card in which the motto is, 'Don't leave home without it'. Yes, a few of you are nodding as you know the ads I mean! Well for us die-hard crochet maniacs, while a credit card is a very important thing to have on hand, … Continue reading When you forget to pack your crochet and life happens!
Sounds great in theory! And I always have grand ideas that seem to take forever from idea to completion. Last huge idea I had took over two years to complete, and I think I am sizing myself up for a similar experience. I bought yarn for a large size Afghan approximately a year ago. For … Continue reading Crochet! Go big, or go home!
Lately, I have been making bags! I made the 'Billy Thunder' Tote and was pleased with that (and I got to play with beads, which is always a good thing.)! Billy Thunder Tote Next was my Re-mojonation purse/bag and I was super happy with that one. Re-mojonation bag Then I moved on to 'Field of … Continue reading Crochet Bags, bags and more bags!