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

Rediscovering my Coast (and ammonite fossils!)…

It’s 6 years since we moved to our coastal home and in that time I’ve really got to know and discover the beach, sea and coastline. The tides which come high and low each day; we can only swim when its high tide as there are too many rock pools to clamber over when the… Continue reading Rediscovering my Coast (and ammonite fossils!)…

This weeks round up…

It’s been a busy week for my hooks… 🙂 Firstly, I’m really excited to be designing something for the Hobby Craft blog http://blog.hobbycraft.co.uk/ I can’t reveal much more at the moment but it’s certainly taken over my life a little! I go to sleep thinking about the design and I’ve done so many samples and… Continue reading This weeks round up…

What I crocheted for Christmas…

Just a quick post this week to show you all what I crocheted for Christmas gifts this year… For crafty people who make Christmas gifts for others, it always feels like an under cover mission, trying not to reveal what it is your making until the big day! This year I crocheted these baskets for my… Continue reading What I crocheted for Christmas…