Crochet, instruction video, Nederlands

Rozeta CAL Tips and Tricks Video

I have been quiet in the background preparing for Rozeta, and today the first part becomes available. Rozeta is the Scheepjes crochet along 2019, and is designed by Tatsiana from Lilla Bjorn Crochet.  Tatsiana has used tapestry crochet to make intricate patterns. If you have never done tapestry crochet before, Rozeta is the perfect opportunity… Continue reading Rozeta CAL Tips and Tricks Video

Crochet, instruction video, Nederlands

Announcement: Rozeta CAL

Have you seen the breathtakingly beautiful Rozeta blanket? Rozeta is the Scheepjes crochet along 2019, and is designed by the very talented Tatsiana from Lilla Bjorn Crochet. Tatsiana let her imagination grow this amazing blanket, using the windows found in gothic churches as her inspiration to create Rozeta. I don't believe I have ever seen… Continue reading Announcement: Rozeta CAL


Bohemian Temperature Wrap Summer Update

How time just gets away from you! It has been 3 months since I last updated you on my Bohemian Temperature Wrap, you must be thinking that I frogged it, or abandoned it, or something. No, I have been working on it in the background, but somehow just didn't get round to taking photographs. Well,… Continue reading Bohemian Temperature Wrap Summer Update

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

PopUp Square – Free Crochet Pattern

Granny Square Day 2019 celebrates us crocheters' obsession with squares, and to celebrate Granny Square Day I give you a free pattern for a quick to make, slightly textured, crochet square. I have named this square PopUp Square, because of the textured pops on the surface. In this post you find the free pattern and… Continue reading PopUp Square – Free Crochet Pattern

Other nutty stuff

Holiday Goodies from France

I have had a wonderful summer holiday in France! I have only been to Paris before, so our two-week visit to the Vosges was a new experience for me. My husband went to buy fresh croissants every morning from the small bakery down the street, what a treat, and we had many wonderful walks and… Continue reading Holiday Goodies from France

Crochet, instruction video

Prism Blanket Video Tutorial

I am on my summer break, maybe you are too? If so, then you might just have time for the new Prism Blanket Make-ALong by Susan from Felted Button. The MAL starts today, and I have a video tutorial showing you how to do the difficult bits in the pattern. Under Resources you find everything… Continue reading Prism Blanket Video Tutorial

Crochet, instruction video

Announcement: Prism Blanket MAL

Sometimes plans change. I was planning on taking a break from my blog and YouTube channel till September, but Susan from Felted Button is having a Make-ALong for her lovely Prism blanket, and it just so happens that I have a video tutorial for that blanket. Susan and I started on this project some time… Continue reading Announcement: Prism Blanket MAL

Crochet, Knit, Other nutty stuff

Holiday Crochet Plans

The school year is coming to a close, which always seems to result in a last minute sprint to get everything done before the holiday. My eldest son is finishing primary school, which means we are moving into a new phase; a son in high school. But before we jump into that new adventure, it's… Continue reading Holiday Crochet Plans

Free pattern, instruction video, Knit

Simple toe-up socks that fit!

If you have been following my blog for a while, you will know that I am learning how to knit, and particularly learning how to knit socks. I can knit socks, and now I can actually knit socks that fit! I am so chuffed with myself, I can't suppress smiling. I have had quite some… Continue reading Simple toe-up socks that fit!

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

Summer Diamond Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern

I would like to show you a summer version of my Diamond Shawl, along with the free crochet pattern and video tutorial to make it. The original one is very much a winter shawl because of the Mohair yarn used together with a Scheepjes Whirl cake to make a warm wrap. This summer version of… Continue reading Summer Diamond Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern