This is exciting – I’m hosting a ‘Crochet Along’! (Part 1)

I’m hosting my first ‘Crochet Along’ (CAL) – I’m calling it the ‘Seaside Stash Busting Blanket’ and it would be fabulous if some of you will join me! Here’s the story behind my idea… Last week over on Instagram Mollie Makes Magazine hosted ‘Mollie Makers Week’ – each day there was a prompt to share a… Continue reading This is exciting – I’m hosting a ‘Crochet Along’! (Part 1)

Coastal Crochet Bunting…

I do love bunting! The first crochet pattern I published was for my ‘Mini Crocheted Bunting’ and I’ve featured other bunting on my blog before… Bunting just adds a little cheer to any room or occasion and being a crochet lover, of course I adore the crocheted versions! So I’ve designed some more bunting – my… Continue reading Coastal Crochet Bunting…

The ‘Open Waters Tank Top’…

Hello Everyone and Happy 2018! I hope you are all having a good start to the new year… I’m really pleased to be able to reveal my new design which is also my first garment design –  the ‘Open Waters Tank Top’… Here are the links to my Ravelry and Etsy stores where you can purchase… Continue reading The ‘Open Waters Tank Top’…

Pattern for a Little Crocheted Sail…

About a month ago I found a little piece of driftwood on the beach that looked very much like the hull of a boat! I picked it up, brought it home and of course I crocheted a little sail for it! 🙂 This was such a spontaneous, quick and simple project but so effective and… Continue reading Pattern for a Little Crocheted Sail…

A little Crochet Catch-up…

Can you believe it’s December already?! It’s really crept up on me this year… 🙂 I did a lot of crochet during November, some of which doesn’t warrant a blog post on its own, hence this blog post is an opportunity for a little catch-up of what’s been on my hook… First up was this… Continue reading A little Crochet Catch-up…

Yarn Shops I visited in New York City…

As you may know from a previous blog post, I was very lucky to visit New York City with my family back in October. And being a self confessed yarn addict, of course no trip to New York for me would be complete without a visit to a local yarn store… I did my research… Continue reading Yarn Shops I visited in New York City…

Crochet, Community and Wellbeing — Wovember

Earlier this year I stumbled across a lovely instagram account @coastalcrochet run by the equally lovely Eleonora. Eleonora lives a few miles to the east of me on the Sussex coast where the South Down cliffs meet the sea. Not only is she an avid crocheter, she has also been supporting some rather special wellbeing… via… Continue reading Crochet, Community and Wellbeing — Wovember