Here in the UK we’re most of the way through our Summer holidays. Any of you out there who are parents will appreciate the hard work it takes to entertain little ones who are used to being challenged and stretched every day at school. There are huge parts of the holidays that are fun and … More Summer Holiday fun
This week, I decided to keep it simple and do a normal granny square. The yarn I used was some that I treated myself to almost a year ago but have been saving for something special. I’ve finally decided to make Ali Campbell’s stripy jumper (you may have seen it in Inside crochet magazine or … More Granny Square Week 4
I guess this is the time of year to look back and reflect on the last twelve months. I hope 2013 treated you well. For me, there have been ups and there have been downs. Little Miss has definitely been the brightest point of my year and every day brings me more joy. It has … More Happy New Year (well almost)!
I can’t tell you how many blog posts I’ve written in my head over the last few weeks! Unfortunately none of them have materialised (I blame it on having a 4month old and a 3 year old who is now on his summer holiday). However I have been a busy little bee offline and have … More A Patchwork……?
I have finally finished a lovely little dress for Little Miss. I have to say that although I love this pattern and the end product, it has caused me no end of problems! I frogged this dress at least 4 times (and only after I’ve done a few rows of the skirt, which is after … More Another little dress for a certain little miss
I’m very excited to be able to bring you an interview with a very lovely lady. Emma from ‘The Yarn & Craft Shop‘ has recently taken over an online yarn shop. Do pop over and have a look; the site is very easy to navigate. She has some lovely yarns as well as patterns, books, … More Lovely Interview with Emma from The Yarn and Craft Shop
Ok, it’s not a surprise to anyone who reads this blog regularly that I love Crochet. In fact you may also have noticed that I have a tiny obsession with crochet blankets. Well here’s my latest (in my defence, crocheting smallish squares is the perfect activity to stop you going to sleep at 3am in … More Another Crochet Blanket