Crafts · Knitting and Crochet

Crocheting Chunky Blankets

     Hey everyone, how’s it going? Hope you’re all doing well.      I have another spot of crocheting for you today but before getting onto the crochet itself, take a look at these balls of yarn:      Yup, chunky blankets take a chunky yarn…or in this case, six strands of Stylecraft Special…… Continue reading Crocheting Chunky Blankets

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet · Sewing

Matching Crocheted Cowl and Bag

     Hey everyone, how’s it going? Hope you’re all doing well.      I have a spot of yarn crafting for you today – some crocheting! A few months back I’d spotted a lovely crocheted beach bag made by Zeens and Roger and knew I wanted to give it a go. I couldn’t get the…… Continue reading Matching Crocheted Cowl and Bag

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet · Paper Crafts

Knitted Baby Blanket and Handmade Card

     Hey everyone, how’s it going? Hope you’re all doing well. I have a short post for you today just to show you some things I’ve been making recently.      My neighbour just had a baby so I decided to knit a baby blanket for my mom to give her. I’d bought a…… Continue reading Knitted Baby Blanket and Handmade Card

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet

Crocheted Baskets

      Okay, so I have a new favourite thing to crochet – baskets!       Crochet a basket? Really? I know, it sounded a bit weird to me at first seeing as I’m still pretty new to crocheting but crocheted baskets are fun to make! I’ve made a number recently.    …… Continue reading Crocheted Baskets

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet

The plant that can’t die – a crocheted cactus

     My sister can’t keep a plant alive – she really can’t. Somehow, she’s even managed to kill a cactus, letting it shrivel up because she forgot to water it. Well, I decided that for Christmas I would get her something she really couldn’t kill – I would make her a cactus from yarn!  …… Continue reading The plant that can’t die – a crocheted cactus

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet

First Crochet Project – Crocheted Blanket

     I posted the picture of this on my Instagram a few weeks back but it deserves to be posted here too, even if it’s not a Christmas related craft – I finished my blanket!      I’m sure I mentioned at some point in some post how I was in the process of…… Continue reading First Crochet Project – Crocheted Blanket

Crafts · Knitting and Crochet

Loom Knitted Pumpkins

     An early happy Halloween everyone!      Today, I actually have a Halloween themed craft for you: some quickly made yarn pumpkins – yarn pumpkins because really, only some of them are loom knitted so the title of this blog post is a lie! It was a bit of an evolution getting to…… Continue reading Loom Knitted Pumpkins