Tag Archives: crochet

Fusion Blanket Crochet Along

I have a new little button in the left sidebar…. Yeah I know yet another project. However there is a good reason I’m joining in with this one! Little Miss Shabby is hosting (along with others TBA- it’s not properly launched as a group effort yet) the Fusion Blanket Crochet Along. This is based on […]

Another long term project

After being inspired by this on Pinterest, I decided it was time to pick up a crochet hook again. I’m making 20 of these squares by sewing two Amy Butler charm squares back to back, blanket stitching and then crocheting around, so it won’t be massive. It should be do-able. I was going to use […]

Button swap – and other stuff

It’s been confirmed that Amiee has received my package so I can now blog what I sent in the Crafteroo button swap! I made my very first book. It was fine up until the point where the cover wouldn’t take the impression of the buttons underneath particularly well so I added a load more glue. […]

Trying more new stuff

After the patchwork attempt I decided to see if I could still remember how to crochet! I made these little birdies for a magazine project today and I did screw up a tad, so I’m hoping readers won’t notice that my Sc2Tog has been done wrong and that I didn’t quite repeat sc1, sc2 in […]

Spolight on… Magdalinen

I loved this delicate crochet jewellery, made in Latvia by Magdalinen (http://magdalinen.etsy.com). It is made from organic linen yarn, here’s some of my favourites: I think it’s getting quite obvious from my picks recently that I have a thing for necklaces!

Interview with… Ali Bali Jewellery

  Alison makes pretty jewellery with beads and silver. Her designs are classic, with a wide appeal, here’s a little bit more about Ali Bali Jewellery…   Who are you and where do you come from? I’m Alison, I live in Edinburgh. What do you like to do in your spare time? I love playing […]

Interview with… Plaidfuzz

  Plaidfuzz is a crafter who is now focusing her attentions on her blog and helping others promote themselves. She does occasionally still get the urge though! Her blog can be read at http://plaidfuzz.blogspot.com   Who are you? My name is Melissa, I am going to be 28 on Saturday, I have been a hairstylist […]

Interview with… Cute Designs

I’m always amazed at the cute plushies and amigurumi animals that come out on a regular basis from Cute Designs. They are all designed, stitched, embellished and given names and stories by Donna, and she sells them through several venues. Designed to be collectables, there will be someone to appeal to everyone… Who are you and […]