Christmas, Crochet

Naughty Elf Pattern – Now in Dutch!

The naughty elf is stuck in the tree again! Add this tree décor to your tree for a humorous touch this holiday season. This decoration is just the legs, with a wire hook for securing to a branch. Materials Styleacraft Classique Cotton DK 2 x Poppy 2 x Leaf 2 x White Poly Fil 26… Continue reading Naughty Elf Pattern – Now in Dutch!

Crochet, Patterns, Stylecraft Yarn, Yarn Review

Cosy Delights Review and Pattern

Cosy Delight What do marshmallows, clouds, bunnies and cotton balls have in common! Soft, fluffy, and cuddly just like the NEW Stylecraft Cosy Delights. You may remember that last year I did a little write up on the Stylecraft Cosy, A little knitted scarf project, a soft fluffy gradual color changing yarn with a metallic… Continue reading Cosy Delights Review and Pattern

Crochet, Mood Board, Patterns, Stylecraft Special DK

Just Peachy – Mood Board Make

One of the most common question I get when I release a new Mood board is 'how do you use them?' So here's my latest make and how I used my mood boards. The Mood I browsed my mood boards collection and decided on the this peachy color recipe. But as you know some colors… Continue reading Just Peachy – Mood Board Make

Crochet, Stylecraft Special DK

Baby Vintage Walrus

A little while back I pick the Vintage Walrus pattern by Lucia from Lucias Fig Tree as my designers showcase pattern and I am happy to report that its finished! The Design When I first saw the Vintage Walrus I was blown away by the magic of it. A mysterious element of long forgotten days… Continue reading Baby Vintage Walrus

Crochet, Eco Fusion

Ravenna Cushion Pattern is Live

The Ravenna Cushion Pattern Ravenna Cushion is a 16″ round cushion with identical front and back. Full color photo tutorial with easy to read written instructions. You will need a 16″ round cushion insert Oh and of course 3.5mm hook Yarn Packs are available at Goodloops Yarn Click here for the pattern and material list

Crochet, Eco Fusion, Patterns

Ravenna & Giveaways

The Mausoleum of Galla Placidia is a Roman building in Ravenna, Italy. Experts describe it as "the earliest and best preserved of all mosaic monuments, and at the same time one of the most artistically perfect". In particular the 5th century ceiling mosaic - Garden of Eden Is that not just mind blowing craftsmanship, and… Continue reading Ravenna & Giveaways

Crochet, Patterns, Stylecraft Special DK

Crochet – Granny on the Go

I like to crochet.. a lot! Even in the most unusual of places. I always keep a ball of yarn and hook in my bag, because you just never know when you might need them.. right? "Idle hands make fretful minds" Shelley Shepard Grey The trouble is finding the perfect project for those on the… Continue reading Crochet – Granny on the Go

Color Themes, Crochet, Mood Board

Designer Showcase – Lucia’s Fig Tree

When the New year came upon us I decided to challenge myself to a project from one of my favorite designers.  Janie Crowfoot and her Bohemian Blooms Blanket was a absolute joy to make, the techniques and stitches kept me enthralled  and the members of the Pippin Crochet Club really enjoyed seeing my progress over… Continue reading Designer Showcase – Lucia’s Fig Tree