Crocheted Granny Stool Cover…

This week I crocheted another stool cover! I’ve crocheted these before and featured them in blog posts… A Crochet Stool Cover Quick Project- another Stool Cover My dear brother and sister-in-law have the same Ikea foot stool as us which I crocheted a cover for last year. They asked if I would crochet one for them and… Continue reading Crocheted Granny Stool Cover…

Crocheted Door Knob Covers (free pattern)…

This was an unplanned sneaky project that found itself on my hooks this week! We have an old vintage bureau in our kitchen which we painted white a few years ago. I already had crocheted covers for the door knobs but they were old and tatty looking so I decided to crochet new ones and write up the… Continue reading Crocheted Door Knob Covers (free pattern)…

Coastal Living…Beachcombing

Many of you will know how I love beachcombing nearly as much as crocheting! I can’t help myself when I’m walking our little dog Salty down on the beach. I’ve written previous blog posts  about some of my beachcombing endeavours …. Searching for Sea Glass Fossils A Work of Art Washed up on Our Shores Sea glass has… Continue reading Coastal Living…Beachcombing

Another crochet round up…

Another week has flown by and here’s a little round up of the crochet I’ve managed to do… Last weekend I enjoyed crocheting up the project from my Little Box of Crochet – it was meant to be a mug cosy but although they look so sweet I can’t see myself wrapping my mug in a… Continue reading Another crochet round up…

Tunisian Crochet and Cross Stitch…

So it’s back to some Tunisian Crochet for me. It’s been about a year since I last did some (some of you may remember My Tunisian Crochet Shawl) so it felt like learning all over again. Getting used to the BIG Tunisian hook took a little perseverance but these things do come back quickly and I’m in… Continue reading Tunisian Crochet and Cross Stitch…

Crocheted shapes…

For those of you who follow me on Instagram, you may have seen that I have been crocheting various shapes over the last couple of weeks. It’s great to experiment and try out new ideas… these are samples to be submitted for the diploma course I’m doing. Crocheting shapes does involve some level of maths… Continue reading Crocheted shapes…

A Day in London… with Crochet at Selfridges

My husband and I had a day in London yesterday. It only takes an hour by train for us to get to the centre of London but surprisingly we don’t visit very often so when we do it’s always a real treat. We had booked tickets to see a band we love, Mandolin Orange, who… Continue reading A Day in London… with Crochet at Selfridges