Jul.Christmas.Noel – Loopy Gift Wrap
is a Quick & Easy way to
jazz up presents,
& prepare for Christmas.
I hear you cry
(I have batfink ears).
You read correctly,
there’s only 12 weeks (ish) until tinselfest
and I need to get my bikini on.
(so to speak)
I may have lived ‘down under’
for 10 years,
but I always get blindsided
by the Summer -Christmas
side bar – If you are new to my blog,
I call this seasonal mash up Chrummertime.
And yes, that is Mc Hammer you can hear
in the background.
To avoid getting stressed out
I am now going to start
sneaking in Christmas related posts.
This weeks Chrummertime offering
is for all of those that love gift wrapping
In less than 10 minutes, you can chain up (crochet)
colourful 1 meter long strips for gift wrapping.
For my string,
I used a combination of machine
cotton & polyester overlocking thread
with a 4.50mm hook,
and varied the size of my chains as I went along.
You end up with a beautiful mix of colours and ‘loopy’ string,
perfect for decorating gifts.
Messy can be good!
Before I go and plan my next
Big Thanks to Katrina over at
for showing me how to animate stuff.
I can’t wait to unleash