I'm not sure what happened to spring, because I seem to have landed straight in summer with my temperature blanket. May has been warm and at times sticky hot. Time for an update on my C2C Make Along 2018 temperature blanket in which I am using 35 shades of Scheepjes Maxi Sweet Treat with a 2.5mm (US… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 May WIP
SPRING IS HERE! Time for a happy dance, and just in case you don't believe me the rows I made in April for my temperature blanket prove is. Are you making a temperature blanket for this year? If not, you still have loads of time to hop on and join me in my C2C Make… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 April WIP
Can you believe it's April already? How time just seems to get away from you sometimes. I would like to look back on March and see what it has brought to my temperature blanket I am making as part of my C2C Make Along 2018. I am using 35 shades of Scheepjes Maxi Sweet Treat,… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 March WIP and Pattern update
It's Sunday, it's Easter, and it's time for lazy crochet. Remember my Lazy Sunday Stipes Shawl? The perfect free pattern for a lazy crochet project. I have had people asking me if it would work with Scheepjes Whirl. Answer: yes, it does! Resources Add this pattern to your Ravelry library Written pattern in US Terms (on… Continue reading Lazy Sunday in Whirl
February has come and gone and I want to take a moment to reflect on the second month of my temperature C2C Make Along 2018. I am using 35 shades of Scheepjes Maxi Sweet Treat, which are 25g balls, but you can just as easily use the bigger Scheepjes Maxi Suger Rush which are 50g. I… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 February WIP
In this post you find the free pattern from my Diamond Shawl. The wrap shown here uses Blackcurrant Squeeze Me Scheepjes Whirl with Scheepjes Mohair Rhythm Hip Hop, but you can make this wrap in any Whirl shade you like and with or without the mohair yarn. Resources Add this pattern to your Ravelry Library Use… Continue reading Diamond Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern
Last week I showed you my progress for my Diamond Shawl, and I think you can guess what I want to show you now. Indeed, I have completed my shawl and am all chuffed to show you! My shawl is actually more of a wrap and is totally winter warm due to the luscious mohair… Continue reading Diamond Shawl finished!
Last week I showed you my yarn for a new project, and it is coming along nicely. Time to show you a few photo's. I have decided to name this my "Diamond Shawl" because of the diamond shaped repeat pattern. You can't see it that well yet but when I open up the stitches during… Continue reading A Diamond Shawl in Progress
A few months ago I showed you my first project using Whirl, my Endless Love Skinny Scarf. I really liked working with the yarn and I wanted to make a few more things using this versatile yarn. You know that feeling, wanting to start a new project? That is the feeling I had with this… Continue reading Whirl, Whirl, Whirl!
Every year I see people making a temperature blanket, and I always think, wow, what a commitment. I could never do that because the projects I work on are usually 10 to 15 weeks, max. And yet I am intrigued by letting something as unpredictable as the weather determine what a blanket looks like. I… Continue reading C2C Temperature Blanket Make Along 2018