I've always had a fondness for Peacocks, which stems from a school field to trip Warwick castle many, many years ago. A day off touring the great hall, medieval banquet rooms to the castle dungeons, but the one thing that stuck with me was escaping to the Peacock gardens with its topiary, grand fountain and… Continue reading Pippin goes Peacock!
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
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
BluE Happy Crochet A Long By Ineke Mooijenkind I know I have teased you for the last couple of weeks but I am happy to finally reveal the full BluE Happy Blanket in all its glory! The Blue Happy CAL designed by the talented Ineke Mooijenkind from Something Crochet and is being hosted in Pippin… Continue reading BluE Happy Blanket CAL – The Reveal
The third in the Grannies on the Go series. A burst of bright rainbow squares that have been strategically placed to give an interwoven effect.
Modern Arrow Throw Stylecraft Special DK Lapis - Turquoise - Black - White The second in the Grannies on the Go series. Arrow uses geometric lines in 4 fabulous Stylecraft Special DK colors. But you could use any 4 of your favorite colors and still achieve the same visual effect. Click here for the Pattern… Continue reading Grannies on the Go #2 – Arrow
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
I have spent quite some time lately thinking about garments and sizes. I would love to be able to design clothing but honestly the task is so daunting, so many of us come in different shapes and sizes and being able to design for all is something my brain can not wrap around. Researching industry… Continue reading Color Me Happy Sweater
I went snooping around my pattern collection to find a project that has been on never ending to do list.
There is something very sweet and sensual about rich pinks and dark chocolates