This shawl was so much fun to make! Each time I added one of the little clovers that hang at the end, it felt like such an achievement. And they look so cute!!! Working from a Scheepjes Whirl cake is always a blast. The excitment of reaching each colour change in the yarn cake! I … Continue reading Fishing For Luck Crochet Shawl
Following on from my two triangle shawls, Clematis Shawl and Vintage Clematis Shawl (shawl pictures and links at bottom of page), and at the suggestion of one of my testers, I designed this really cute Christening blanket. The pattern is available on Ravelry (click here) and Love Crochet (click here). The blanket is named after … Continue reading Amanda Christening Blanket
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?
Pattern just released this week. This is a simplified version of my Clematis Shawl. The flowers appear at the edge only. The pattern is available on Love Crochet, Ravelry and Etsy. *Ravelry Discount . For two weeks only (till 26th Aug 19) buy both the Clematis Shawl and the Vintage Clematis Shawl using the code … Continue reading Vintage Clematis Shawl
*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
This is a paid pattern but will be available on ravelry free for 2 days, ending 27th June Midday Australian Time. The code to use on ravelry is at the bottom of this post. PLEASE GIVE THIS POST A LIKE AND PERHAPS CONSIDER FOLLOWING MY BLOG. This helps me to keep offering free patterns and … Continue reading My Very Own Daisy Hat.
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!