Crochet, Nederlands, Other nutty stuff

Meet The Motif Queen

Sometimes you meet someone and you are just in awe of their work. Do you recognize this feeling? I have this with Rachelle Camora from Cypress Textiles. I call her The Motif Queen because she has such a signature style to her work. Have you seen her creations? I would love to share some of… Continue reading Meet The Motif Queen

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Socks that don’t fit

I consider myself a reasonably good crocheter, but I can't say the same for my knitting skills. I can do knit stitches, and I can do purl stitches, and I guess that means I can knit, but somehow I am having trouble knitting socks that fit! Let me show you some of my struggles. Too… Continue reading Socks that don’t fit

Crochet, Free pattern, Nederlands

Bohemian Temperature Wrap March & April Update

I have had a wonderful time with my Trinity Mandalas project in the past few weeks, but this took so much of my time that I did not have an opportunity to share my progress of my Bohemian Temperature wrap with you. I have been working on it in the background, and an update on… Continue reading Bohemian Temperature Wrap March & April Update

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

Spoke Wheel Coaster – Free Crochet Pattern

Trinity Mandalas used many colors, which means that you have many leftovers. With this Spoke Wheel Coaster pattern, you can use all your leftover yarn to make a set of coasters. The free pattern uses a 19cm/7" cork inner for stability, but it is also very possible to use some cardboard or even make the… Continue reading Spoke Wheel Coaster – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

Trinity Mandalas Part 3 – Free Crochet Pattern

In Part 3 of Trinity Mandalas, we finish the last mandala of the set. At the end of part 3 you have 3 mandalas, the small one is 15cm (6"), the medium one is 30cm(12"), and the large one is 50cm(19"). The mandalas are perfect to hang against a wall or a window. Under Resources… Continue reading Trinity Mandalas Part 3 – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

Trinity Mandalas Part 2 – Free Crochet Pattern

In Part 2 of Trinity Mandalas, we grow the medium and large mandalas, and finish the medium one by connecting it to the 30cm(12") ring. At the end of part 2, the small and medium mandalas are completed, and the large one is two-thirds completed. Under Resources and Patterns you find the links to the… Continue reading Trinity Mandalas Part 2 – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

Trinity Mandalas Part 1 – Free Crochet Pattern

In Part 1 of Trinity Mandalas, we make the small mandala, and start the medium and large mandalas. You will make the small mandala pattern 3 times, each in a different colorway, and then finish the small mandala by connecting it to the 15cm(6") ring. Under Resources and Patterns you find the links to the… Continue reading Trinity Mandalas Part 1 – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, Nederlands

Bohemian Temperature Wrap February Update

February has been completely NOT what I expected it to be. It was warm, and looked more like summer than winter. Time for an update on my Bohemian Temperature Wrap. If you would like to join in and make a temperature wrap, you are definitely still on time. All info for making a wrap is… Continue reading Bohemian Temperature Wrap February Update