A quick update on things. Hopefully have more up soon.
So we’ve been making cards for father’s day. I’ve also been making some to give to Alex’s grandparents. One for his Grandpa (my dad), his grandad (my partners dad) and his granda (my mom’s fiance). So first up I searched everywhere for paint and I eventually found some in home bargains after trying every other… Continue reading Fathers day cards – with some for grandad/grandpa too
A look at what I thought of the first weeks square for the scheepjes cal 2016 “dance on the beach”. A look of the pros and cons of the pattern.
So I haven’t posted in a while sorry every one. Alex’s dad is home on leave at the moment and he hasn’t seen him in about 5 months so we’ve been doing loads. This included a trip to Edinburgh last week to see his grandparents. Also had a birthday and a wedding this week so… Continue reading What I’ve been up to …
Stylecraft is not just cheaper but the same quality. Here’s how to substitute the colours for an exact match in stylecraft Special DK
My cousin had a baby girl so Baby hats galore here …
What you’ll need to make this hat Using Dk/8ply (Weight 3 yarn) I used stylecraft special Dk (stone) 3.5mm crochet hook Scissors Needle ( To sew in ends) Terms (us) Dc = Double crochet Inc = Increase = 2 Double crochet in the same stitch fpdc= Front post double crochet bpdc= Back post double crochet Tutorial… Continue reading Ribbed newborn hat pattern
So I have a go to pattern for newborn hats and I thought I’d share it with you all. I’ve used it in my braided hat as well as my ribbed and minnie mouse hats. I will be adding the adaptations as they are made. I will also be working on bigger sizes 🙂 … Continue reading My simple Newborn hat – crochet pattern
On a cold day it’s the perfect day to sit inside and crochet.
Why I use the Clover amour hooks and the a quick look at
different hook holds