A day at the ‘Handmade Fair’…

Last Friday I treated myself to a day at the ‘Handmade Fair’ at Hampton Court Palace in London http://www.thehandmadefair.com/ There are so many wonderful crafty days out to be had but some such as ‘Yarndale’ -(have a great time those of you who are going this weekend!) and ‘Wonderwool’ are just that little bit too far… Continue reading A day at the ‘Handmade Fair’…

And so to Hairpin Crochet…

It’s the final new technique I need to learn for the International Diploma in Crochet and it has taken some getting used to. Practising on the beach over the summer holidays was a good place to start! I’d never tried hairpin crochet (or hairpin lace) before. Firstly I needed to get a loom (also referred… Continue reading And so to Hairpin Crochet…