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
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
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
Here you find the free crochet pattern for my Spectrum corner-to-corner crochet blanket with an ombre colorway. Due to the double strand this project works up fast and the final result is a very warm blanket. This project is perfect for stash busting if you have half-balls of yarn left from other projects. Materials You will… Continue reading Spectrum C2C Ombre Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern
Many lazy summer days are coming and going; one flowing into the other without any clear distinction. Losing track of which day of the week it is, but that is normal for a summer holiday. I have been making good progress on my Scheepjes Color Crafter blanket I told you about last time. All 18 balls… Continue reading Coloring with Color Crafter continues….
Corner-to-Corner crochet, or C2C for short, is a fun and relaxing technique to work everything from very simple to very intricate designs and graphghans. In my series on Crochet Fundamentals I would like to help you master C2C. The basic idea.... The basic idea of C2C is that you start in one corner and work along… Continue reading How to C2C – Corner-to-Corner Crochet