What can I say? I'm a collector. Don't worry, I'm not a hoarder, my house does not look like something exploded in it; I am actually a very organized person. But one thing that I do love to collect is crochet magazines, books and patterns. There is no way I will ever be able to… Continue reading Confessions of a Pattern Collector
It's official! I am now a published crochet author. Actually, I already was a published author, but that is in a totally different field, so it doesn't count 😀 I know it sounds weird, but this publication in Simply Crochet is possibly the publication I am most proud of. I am proud of the fact… Continue reading Over the Moon Shawl in Simply Crochet
If you have watched any of my videos you will know that I never wear nail polish. There are actually a few reasons for this. I don't always record the different parts of a video in chronological order. This means that if I have nail polish on one set of shots and not on others… Continue reading Why I am painting my nails
I had the most encouraging encounter not too long ago. I met a lovely lady that is spreading love by handing out hearts. ❤ And I got one too! Anneke from Hartedeeltjes has made it her mission in life to make a difference with something small. She makes small cards with a little crochet heart… Continue reading Sharing hearts!
This week is an easy week for me, no new blog post to write for Nuts about Squares CAL, and at the same time that feels rather empty. I though I would share some behind the scene's photo's with you. For those of you that have been following along with the videos for Nuts about… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – The making of the videos
Have you seen the latest edition of YARN magazine!? I got all excited when I saw the photo's and fabulous projects in Yarn 3, the Tropical edition. It's bright and happy and summer and everything you need for many fabulous crochet hours. But actually, not only crochet hours, there is plenty for good reading such as… Continue reading Crochet cactus plants and other strange things…
When I heard that Dedri was publishing her fabulous Sophie's Universe as a book, my mind went to The Lord of the Rings were one purpose brought Elves, Dwarfs, Men and Hobbits together and united them despite their differences. Somehow Sophie's Universe has done the same. I wouldn't be surprised if more than a million… Continue reading Sophie’s Universe: THE BOOK!
Nuts about Squares CAL will start soon, but before we do I would like to take a moment to look back on the road that has brought the project to where it is today. In the past year I have selected squares, yarn, colors, determined yarn amounts, etc. etc. etc. A CAL is a whole process that… Continue reading Nuts about Squares CAL – Meet the testers!
There is no other way of putting this, I am BLOWN AWAY by all your comments on my give away, 1250 comments on both my Blog and YouTube channel to be exact. So many kind words and heart felted congratulations. Thank you all so much. So what was my give away all about? A quick… Continue reading Winners 20.000 members give away
How can I ever start to say thank you to all of you? 20.000 members, yes you read that right, 20.000 members on my YouTube channel. That is a mind-boggling amount of people; and all of you like my work enough to subscribe to my channel. I am overwhelmed and blessed. To celebrate this incredible… Continue reading *** CLOSED *** Give away for 20.000 members!