Yarn

Interweave: Rapunzel Scarf

I taught myself to crochet from Japanese booksafter failing miserably with ‘written’ crochet books (aimed at children). Four years on, I still don’t know the names for most of the basic stitches, and those I do, well they are made up.

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Bessie May: Making a BEE line for me

  Bessie May: Making a BEE line for me Now you may be thinking that I have been ‘resting on my laurels’ this past week since I haven’t posted anything up, but that isn’t true. Well, not completely anyway. I have been yarn shopping AND learning to knit.     But first, let’s talk about […] Read more…

Quick & Easy Valentine Flags

        Quick & Easy Valentine Heart Flags   is a fun little way to entice Cupid into your home this week.     Based on the cute little flags in issue 225 of Cross Stitcher magazine (UK) they are were very quick to make.     To keep my hearts neat & […] Read more…

Granny Square: an Oldie, but a Goodie

            Granny Square: an Oldie, but a Goodie.   Crochet came into my life because I love yarn, but can't knit.   Of the blankets I have made in the past few years, I haven't crocheted a 'traditional' Granny Square blanket.     You know the ones, they use a […] Read more…

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