Do you have yarn left from Nuts about Squares, or any other project for that matter? You can use your leftover yarn to make a textured cushion to complement your finished blanket. I have named this design 'Mosaic Cushion', the texture resembles old mosaics found in some of the most beautiful places on our planet.
It is with great joy that I can announce to you my new crochet along Nuts About Squares. I have been working on this quietly for more than a year and now the time has finally come to share my nutty project with you. A small definition from the scholars at Cambridge: be nuts about (sth/sb) Informal. To… Continue reading Announcement: Nuts about Squares CAL
I am currently a bit in-between big projects; giving me an opportunity for a smaller project. Somehow I am always making BIG project, mostly blankets, and I never seem to get round to making something a bit smaller. Time to change all of that. I have been thinking for a while about a design of my… Continue reading Old Hollywood in a Velvet yarn
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
Tadah! It's finished, my Corner-to-Corner Crochet blanket is all done. It worked up really fast and was such a joy to work on because the stitch is so easy. I have given this blanket the name "Spectrum" because of the colors flowing into one another and maybe it is just a little Bond too! I… Continue reading Spectrum C2C blanket finished!
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….
You know that feeling when you have an idea in your head and it does not want to go away? That pesky little idea that just wants you to act on it? This little idea has led to me rummaging through my yarn stash looking for yarn and I found just what I was looking… Continue reading Color your life with Color Crafter
The music is fading into the sunset as our Last Dance on the Beach comes to an end. It has been 14 beautiful weeks and the time has come to be proud of what we have made. It is with joy that I show you my two blankets; Last Dance in the Sea in Color… Continue reading Last Dance on the Beach completed with all video tutorials & color list
It is time for the final square for Last Dance on the Beach CAL and completely fitting the beach theme the last square has lots of waves. The square for week 12 is designed by Tammy from Canadutch Crafts and is made using mostly slip stitches. Because of all those slip stitches, gauge is very important for this… Continue reading Video tutorials Last Dance on the Beach week 12
Only two more squares to go...... We are nearing the end of the squares for Last Dance on the Beach CAL, but don't despair, we still have two beautiful squares to go! Week 11 is designed by Annelies form Vicarno and she has gone for a design that is open structured and airy. Like a warm… Continue reading Video tutorials Last Dance on the Beach week 11