I was asked the other day, what is an Afghan? Now, this question was asked in a facebook group dedicated to crochet, and I know what popped straight into my head, me being a self confessed Hooker. But the word covers so much more and it very much depends upon who you ask, as to … Continue reading What is an Afghan?
Flight of the Dragonfly Designed by Auburncraft Crochet If you are a fan of Dragonflies, then you will love this pattern! (Click Here) for the pattern on Ravelry. https://www.etsy.com/au/listing/754118435/flight-of-the-dragonfly-crochet-blanket?ref=shop_home_active_1(Click Here) for the pattern on Etsy. Australia is nearing the end of Spring and heading towards Summer. We will soon see Dragonflies flitting about yelling 'Summer … Continue reading Flight of the Dragonfly Crochet Blanket
My Diamonds crochet blanket pattern is available in Butterfly Diamonds, Dragonfly Diamonds and Flower Diamonds. Simple stitches are used making this a beginner friendly pattern. This works up quickly. Dk yarn is used, although a larger blanket could be achieved with the use of an Aran weight yarn. I used Sirdar Snuggly (available here) which … Continue reading Diamonds Everywhere!
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!
You know that moment, that very special moment when you have worked really hard at something so it is unique, one of a kind? You press the publish button on the pattern and fingers crossed, people will like it and want to make it. Today has been a button pressing and publishing day for me! … Continue reading Leadlight Crochet Afghan/Blanket
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?