Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

#C2CMAL2018 July WIP

It is getting a bit monotonous, I know, but the temperatures in my city are insanely high and have been relentless for the last month now. We are in an official heat wave that has started on July 12th, and is still going strong. Looks like we might be heading for some lower temperatures in… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 July WIP

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Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

#C2CMAL2018 June WIP

The weather is crazy over here! June has been very hot and incredibly dry. We have hardly had any rain, and considering that The Netherlands is a country known for its water management because we have so much of it, the lack of rain is highly unusual. I read somewhere that June 2018 has been… Continue reading #C2CMAL2018 June WIP

Crochet, Free pattern

#C2CMAL2018 March WIP and Pattern update

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

Crochet, Free pattern

#C2CMAL2018 February WIP

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

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

C2C Temperature Blanket Make Along 2018

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

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

Spectrum C2C Ombre Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern

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

Crochet, Free pattern

Coloring with Color Crafter continues….

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….

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, Free pattern, instruction video

How to C2C – Corner-to-Corner Crochet

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