Like a lot of crazy crochet people during this difficult worldwide pandemic, I have been locked away with my quite substantial yarn stash, whiling away the time crocheting and whipping up designs. I have been drawing up quite a few new designs as my head just refuses to stop doing so. If I am out … Continue reading I Talk To Yarn!
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!
I have a habit of misplacing things! In reality I don't actually think that I misplace them; I am pretty sure that I have Leprechauns and Pixies that live in my house. Maybe I could entice the little things with a pot of gold. If only I had one. Note to self: Ask my Irish … Continue reading Pixies and Leprechauns stole my Crochet Hook!
Who said that? Totally not going to tolerate that sort of statement from anyone! My yarn stash is not too big, nor could it ever be too big! Just because I have searched for two hours trying to find that elusive ball of pink Stylecraft Special Dk that I know I have somewhere, and I … Continue reading You Know Your Yarn Stash is too Big When………?
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!
You know that feeling! You get a brilliant idea and in your head it is epic! This is going to be bigger than Ben Hur (Or that is what the saying is, I think?). You map it out in your head and the sheer magnitude of just how brilliant this idea is, makes your head … Continue reading The Goldilocks Method of Designing Crochet.