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!
Helpful crochet hints 1: How to find the yarn tail to pull from the centre of the ball: This really depends upon whether the Pixie living inside the yarn ball is in a good mood or a bad mood. They tend to like biscuits, honey and warm milk and so if you speak to them … Continue reading 6 (un)Helpful Crochet Hints That Could Save Your Project! Maybe!
What is frustration to a Hooker? Some actually find being referred to as a hooker a major frustration! Not me that is just fine! Call me a hooker all you want! Others cannot stand that mess of yarn barf and will actually throw it away or pay someone to untangle it. Yarn Barf! My frustration … Continue reading Frustrations of a Hooker!
Just ask my computer! I am apparently quite hard on my computers (according to my tech guy). The hours I spend writing up patterns and editing pictures drives most of my poor computers right over the edge, so to speak! In the past 18 months I have gone through two computers. They both died a … Continue reading Crochet Design is Hard Work!
My car NOT! So there I am, driving to the gym in my little 4wd bomb (note in the picture I wrote blue on it as mine is blue, mine also has a roof and if you need more detail I have a sticker on the back that says 'help zombies ate my stick family'). … Continue reading Too many crochet design ideas!
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!
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?