I speak to so many people about their crochet projects, and the question of gauge comes up often. Many will admit that they NEVER check gauge. I know, I often don't bother. Sure at times you can just pick up your magic wand (hook) and start hooking away and everything will turn out wonderful. This … Continue reading Checking Gauge. Does it Really Matter?
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!
*Ravelry Discount Link in post . For two weeks only (till 26th Aug 19) buy both the Clematis Shawl and the Vintage Clematis Shawl using the code 'Clematis' and get both for $6. * I have a few favourite things in life! Flowers! I love flowers! Many of the things I crochet incorporate flowers in … Continue reading Clematis Crochet Shawl Pattern
If you are looking for a delicate, lightweight shawl then look no further! The pattern is available on Ravelry, Etsy and Love Crochet (HERE). Filigree Flowers in Alize Angora gold Simli Filigree Flowers is a delicate shawl comprised of simple shells for the border and for the main body of the shawl, Solomons/Lovers Knots. Nestled … Continue reading Filigree Flowers Crochet Shawl
This is a fun hippy/boho purse with an inner pocket. Self lined with an inner dc/tr circle. I used Dk cotton for this beauty available here. Four separate pieces come together to make this a sturdy little purse. The inner circle adds a feature of its own, with colour peeping through the outer mandala. The … Continue reading Poppy Meadow Crochet Bag
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!
I had been playing around with Daffodils for a new bag design and decided to turn one of them into a bookmark. If you are looking for a quick and easy make, or maybe you need an end of year teachers gift, these work up fast and look great! The free version of the pattern … Continue reading Daffodil Crochet Bookmark.