Crochet Along, Floralia

Floralia Part Five

Congratulations you made it to Part Five! This week we will finish off our mini squares and turn them into 4 panels. You will be happy to know there will not be as many ends this week as there was last week. Our mini squares are made with some decorative popcorn  corners and then squared… Continue reading Floralia Part Five

Crochet Along, Floralia

Floralia CAL – Stitches Used

The Floralia blanket is suitable for everyone from the adventurous beginner to the expert crocheter. The free pattern, which will be in eight weekly parts, will be posted  here on the Pippin Poppycock website and in the Pippin Crochet Club on Facebook. Fellow Blogstar, Helen Shrimpton from Crystals and Crochet has recorded a full set… Continue reading Floralia CAL – Stitches Used

Crochet, Patterns, Queen Shawl Collection, Stylecraft Yarn

Queen of the Seas – Now Live

The Queen of the Seas Shawl is the second pattern in my Queen collection (Gypsy Queen). I wanted something big, something to wrap around in on those warm summer nights while sitting on the beach watching the sunset. I loved every minute of designing this shawl and as soon as I came up with the… Continue reading Queen of the Seas – Now Live

Crochet, Crochet Along, Floralia

Save the Date! Floralia CAL is coming.

Floralia Crochet Along  - July 1st Floralia Flora is one of the most ancient goddesses of Roman religion, the flamen Florialis. A goddess of flowers, vegetation, and fertility. Floralia was a festival in ancient Roman to honor the goddess Flora, held in April. The festival included Ludi Florae, the "Games of Flora" which lasted for… Continue reading Save the Date! Floralia CAL is coming.