Claudia’s New Year’s plans

2018 has seen some happy times and some sad times, looking after my grandchildren has brought joy to my world even if they run rings around me. 2018 also saw me nurse my beloved father as he battled with Dementia, saying our final goodbye was the hardest thing I have ever had to do. 2019… Continue reading Claudia’s New Year’s plans


12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me.. A partridge in a pear tree. You've heard the song, you've hummed your way through the stores, you've totally mixed up the words., haha. Well Pippin readers your in for a surprise, for the first 12 days of December we will be giving… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway


Pattern Review: Marion by Grace Fearon

Calling all advanced crocheters or those who would like to test themselves to the next level in their crochet education. Have you ever wanted to challenge yourself, I did after spending some time recouping from surgery I wasn't in the frame of mind to design and I wanted to something special to keep my hooks… Continue reading Pattern Review: Marion by Grace Fearon

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Crochet: Coco Sock Tops

Free Pattern: Coco sock tops are perfect to sit on top of any ankle boot for extra warmth in the cold months or even to wear around the house when your slippers just do not quite cut it. Sock tops are a fashionable and practical addition to any wardrobe.

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Crochet: Winters Delight Warmers

Winters delight are perfect for chilly mornings. Seamlessly crocheted ensuring a snug fit. Lightweight and warm, these cute little finger-less hand warmers are a great addition to your wardrobe when its layering season.