Crochet, instruction video, Nederlands

d’Histoire Naturelle CAL – Gauge Swatch Video

We are making a tiny start on d'Histoire Naturelle Blanket designed by Christina from A Spoonful of Yarn. We are making the first few rounds of the pattern as our gauge swatch. In this post you find the links to the written patterns, the video tutorials, and all other things you might need under resources… Continue reading d’Histoire Naturelle CAL – Gauge Swatch Video

Crochet, Other nutty stuff

YouTube Creator Award

Where do I start to thank you for your support? I have reached the mind-blowing milestone of 100k subscribers on my YouTube channel; still can't really believe it really. To celebrate this amazing milestone, YouTube has sent me a Silver YouTube Creator Award together with a letter from YouTube CEO, Susan Wojcicki. This milestone is… Continue reading YouTube Creator Award

Crochet, instruction video, Nederlands

d’Histoire Naturelle CAL Video Tutorials

Fabulous! That is the only word I have for the new Scheepjes CAL 2020 named d'Histoire Naturelle designed by Christina from A Spoonful of Yarn. d'Histoire Naturelle Blanket is designed to crochet your way around the breathtaking Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, or if your French isn't that good, Museum of Natural History in Paris. During… Continue reading d’Histoire Naturelle CAL Video Tutorials

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, Free pattern, instruction video

TLC Cushion – Free Crochet Pattern

Now that your TLC Blanket is finished, I am sure you have some yarn left over. In this free cushion pattern, you can find everything you need to make a cushion to match your blanket. TLC Cushion is perfect for any project to use up left over yarn. Which cushion is your favorite colorway? Resources… Continue reading TLC Cushion – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

TLC Kussen – Gratis haakpatroon

Nu je TLC Blanket klaar is, weet ik zeker dat je nog wat garen over hebt. In dit gratis patroon vind je alles wat je nodig hebt om een ​​kussen te maken dat bij je deken past. TLC Kussen is perfect voor elk project waarbij overgebleven garen wilt opgebruikt. Welk kussen is jouw favoriete kleurencombinatie?… Continue reading TLC Kussen – Gratis haakpatroon

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, instruction video

Blocking Crochet Items

When you have finished making something new, you might think to yourself, "it could look better..." The reason is that newly made items usually have edges curling over and corners that are not completely straight. There is a way to fix all that, at it's called blocking. In this tips and tricks post I would… Continue reading Blocking Crochet Items

Crochet, instruction video, Nederlands

Haakwerk blokken of opspannen

Als je klaar bent met het haken van iets nieuws, zou je bij jezelf kunnen denken: "het zou er nog beter uit kunnen zien …" De reden is dat nieuw gehaakte items vaak omkrullende randen en hoeken hebben die niet recht zijn. Er is een manier om dat allemaal op te lossen; het heet opspannen… Continue reading Haakwerk blokken of opspannen

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, Free pattern

TLC Blanket – Part 8

Part 8 is the final part of TLC Blanket, and now we learn to work with two colors and make a border around our blanket. Working with two colors at the same time opens up doors for more detailed color work techniques like tapestry crochet. Resources Add TLC Blanket to your Ravelry libraryFull PDF pattern… Continue reading TLC Blanket – Part 8

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

TLC Blanket – Deel 8

Deel 8 van TLC Blanket is het laatste deel van de deken, en in dit deel gaan we met twee kleuren garen haken en een rand om de deken maken. Als je met meerdere kleuren tegelijkertijd kunt haken kun je meer nieuwe technieken proberen zoals tapestry haken. Middelen Voeg TLC Blanket toe aan je Ravelry… Continue reading TLC Blanket – Deel 8

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, Free pattern

TLC Blanket – Part 7

In Part 7 of TLC Blanket we are learning to make popcorn stitches. I really like popcorn stitches because of the texture and decoration they give to any crochet item. They are one of my favorite stitches. Did you know that many people confuse the popcorn stitch with the bobble stitch? In THIS VIDEO, I… Continue reading TLC Blanket – Part 7