Sometimes when I design, I begin with an idea in my head and it tends to morph as it progresses. I may get an idea part way through, suddenly change course and the design changes. This was very much the case with this design. I had already begun to make the Tote when I decided … Continue reading Billy Thunder Crochet Tote
The leadlight is now in the capable hands of my testers and progressing very well! Truth is that I have them all locked in a small room with their yarn and I refuse to let them out till they complete the testing of this design. Don't worry, I am feeding them occasionally when they work … Continue reading Leadlight Afghan the Journey
I refuse to count how many designs I have in progress at present. Surely a girl CAN'T have too many! I truly must finish some of them, one day, maybe! Yesterday I saw a post where someone was asking about all things Holly Hobby. I popped up a picture of a little blanket I did … Continue reading How many W.I.Ps are too many?
After spending forever on the design process, the Leadlight Afghan is about to begin its journey into the testers hands. I put out the call for testers about a week ago and had quite a few testers (people crazy enough to put their hands up), respond. I have selected/forced 6 testers through a vigorous selection … Continue reading Leadlight! Sending the Testers ‘Down The Rabbit Hole’
Excitement plus! It may have taken me a forever from idea to completion, but it is finished. My Leadlight Afghan is done and I can move on to one of the dozen, other designs I have partly done. What a feeling of achievement! You know how it is when you can see that finish line … Continue reading Woo,Hoo! Leadlight Afghan Done!
Freeform Crochet is about letting go and throwing all those rules and patterns out the window! If you are like me, you only ever read instructions on anything (and I mean anything), if there is no other choice. In Freeform, there are no rules, no instructions. If I want to put that stitch there I … Continue reading Freeform Crochet! Where is that Pattern?
Maybe it is just me. Who knows! But being a Crochet Designer I wonder what a nice word or comment costs? Does it cost an arm and a leg? Will people be punished and have their crochet hooks confiscated for a week, if they leave a nice comment and do they get bonus points if … Continue reading Nice Words For Sale! Going Cheap!