Summer Crochet Guide

So summer is finally around the corner here in the UK and with a May full of rainy days we sure need that summer sun! I’ve put together my top 5 patterns for summer and if you’re an acrylic lover like me and struggle to find suitable projects in the heat then don’t worry, I’ve kept this guide as summer […]

Crochet 101: Scarf Sizes

As I’ve mentioned previously some of my first crochet projects included scarves. I live for a cosy scarf and cannot wait for autumn so I can get what can only be described as a collection of scarves out from the back of the wardrobe. So you lovely lot can get started on more crochet loveliness, I’ve created a scarf size […]

Crochet 101:Blankets

Once you’ve got the hang of crochet you’ll want to start working on some projects. Some of the first projects I made where scarves and blankets and these are still my go makes to now. When it comes to blankets the bigger the better in my eyes but as a beginner I would start a bit smaller. I’ve come up […]

May the 4th Be With You

So May 4th is Star Wars day and I’ve put together my 5 favourite Star Wars themed patterns for you to get inspired. My hubby is a star wars baby and this has totally reminded me to buy him a present! So while I’m off to do that you guys can look at all the Star Wars goodness below. Baby […]

Bobbles Of Fun Cushion Cover

This post contains ad | pr product, along side Knitshop.co.uk. New cushion cover for spring redecorating I hear you say? I’ve got you covered! In February I was gifted some beautiful yarn from Knitshop.co.uk and the Bobbles Of Fun Cushion Cover was born, with it’s bobble texture and big wooden buttons, what’s not to love. The best part is I’m […]

5 EGGcellent Easter Crochet Ideas

I love Easter! The start of spring, new life and of course the chocolate eggs! There are so many cute Easter crochet makes to get excited about but I’ve narrowed it down to my top 5 plus a bonus pattern you can use for any season/occasion. Easter Bunny Washcloth This super cute bunny dish cloth is you’re classic Easter make. […]

Crochet 101: Yarn Buying Tips

Started crocheting and now you’ve become a yarn addict? We’re right there with you, I promise! Buying, seeing, touching sometimes even smelling yarn are all perks of the job so to help you shop smarter I’ve listed some of my top yarn buying tips. Always try to shop in the sales! If you’re much like me and LOVE a bargain […]

Crochet 101: Double Stranding Yarn

Sometimes we want to make something so bad and we just don’t have the right yarn to start without going to the shops or waiting on a yarn order. If you feel confident enough and you have enough yarn you can double strand some smaller weight yarn together to create the size you need. This works really well for projects […]

5 Perfect Makes for Mothers Day

Mothers day is fast approaching and although I’m a mother it’s still not something I associate with myself. I love giving my Mum a handmade gift and she loves receiving them, wins all round! With only 2 weeks to go I thought I’d put together a few beautiful crochet projects to help get the inspiration flowing, if you’re thinking of […]