A Prison for Flowers Crochet Shawl

Where do flowers go when they misbehave? You will find them locked away in a prison made of diamonds. Locked away inside a Prison of Diamonds the Flowers look to each other but cannot touch. They see beyond the filet fencing (filet holes) to the garden outside. Nestled in the centre of this garden (border), … Continue reading A Prison for Flowers Crochet Shawl

Crochet It’s a Fairytale!

My kids grew up with me reading them all the old Fairytale stories. They each had their favourites. Well the older two did. The youngest took great pleasure in making me read a book about combine harvesters, tractors and potato harvesting over and over and over........................ till the very thought of potatoes made me ill. … Continue reading Crochet It’s a Fairytale!

But I Don’t Want Gaps! A Linked Double Crochet How To!

It all starts with an idea. You want to make something, but you have a few things you want this item to have. You start a checklist: No Gaps.You don't want it to take forever.You would prefer fewer stitches. You find single crochet (US) rather annoying and when it comes in abundance it is enough … Continue reading But I Don’t Want Gaps! A Linked Double Crochet How To!