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Crochet 101: Beginner Crochet Pattern

This pattern is written in US terms. The dish/wash cloth is a great first project. Made from just one type of stitch, the single crochet, this quick and fabulous cloth is a brilliant project to practice your new found talent and make something practical you can use with pride daily. To get started on this project you’ll need the basic […]

Crochet 101: Getting started

So you want to get stuck in and start crocheting yesterday?! This is how I feel every time I even look at a craft I’m interested in. You can go to any crafty store, get carried away and buy everything you’ll ever need but remember you will become a yarn addict and you’ll also run out of nooks to hide […]

Cosy Winter Hugs

For a while now something exciting has been brewing and today I can finally share that with you. Cosy Winter Hugs is my latest pattern and is featured on the blog and the fabulous Bella Coco. The pattern can be found here. This pattern for me is really special. Not only has it been recognised by another crocheter but it […]

Christmas Pudding Fan?

Christmas pudding fan? Even if it’s a huge NO! Just like me, it’s really hard not to find this next pattern super cute! I’ve made a super quick Christmas gift bag make for you to enjoy over the festive season, this is the perfect make for gift giving or even as an alternative to a Christmas stocking. It’s super beginner […]

25 Days of Lockdown Crochet

Lockdown in the UK again… BLAH! I had planned to wait until next year to start some form of group project but when a second lockdown was announced I decided I didn’t want to hang around and I set up 25 Days of Lockdown Crochet. A small group project that gets people crocheting to help stay positive during this awful […]

Top 5 Free Christmas Patterns

It’s my favourite time of year! I’m always super excited for Christmas and love the holiday spirit. Christmas for me is about lots of food and great company although gift giving and receiving is an added bonus it shouldn’t feel like a pressure. If however you’d like to give a gift this Christmas why not make it? I’m all about […]

Granny’s Woven Throw

I love a cosy throw and this make is no exception. Made from gorgeous thick Aran and fluffy fashion yarn you can’t say this isn’t a comfy cosy make! Inspired by my grandmother this piece is a modern twist on a classic. Just after I had my daughter my Granddad gave me some blankets made by Granny, she passed 20 […]