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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

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Meet The Motif Queen

Sometimes you meet someone and you are just in awe of their work. Do you recognize this feeling? I have this with Rachelle Camora from Cypress Textiles. I call her The Motif Queen because she has such a signature style to her work. Have you seen her creations? I would love to share some of… Continue reading Meet The Motif Queen

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Stitch Story CAL – video tutorials, yarn amounts and layout

Stitch Story Crochet Along designed by Heather Gibbs from Keep Calm and Crochet on UK is finished. In this post you find all the information you need to make a blanket of your own. During the CAL we make 12 different row-based squares, in one or two sizes, after which we join them all up and… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL – video tutorials, yarn amounts and layout

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 11

Part 11 of Stitch Story means we are slowly working towards the end of this crochet along. It seems like a week of finishing, because also Ubuntu is reaching its end. The square for this week has an interesting braided pattern, and is again slightly more difficult than last week's square and I hope my… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 11

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 10

I saw online that you are really waiting for the video for part 10 of Stitch Story. This weeks square is slightly more challenging that the previous squares, so I understand that some of you feel more confident working along with my video. All info, with links to the pattern for Stitch Story crochet along designed by Heather… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 10

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 9

This week we are making a more challenging pattern as part of Stitch Story crochet along is designed by Heather Gibbs. The weave pattern is more intricate and requires a bit of concentration on your side. To help you, as always, I have a video to help you make both the small and large square. All info,… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 9

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 8

Today just a quick post because it is the start of my autumn break and I have a few more things to get done before we leave  on Monday. Somehow the waffle pattern of part 8 of Stitch Story fits very well with my holiday feelings. Totally feel like having a warm waffle, with cherries… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 8

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 7

How time just flies! We are already past the half way mark of Stitch Story crochet along designed by Heather Gibbs.  Time for part 7, which I am releasing from the UK today because I am visiting Yarndale this weekend. Really looking forward to it as I have never been to Yarndale before and it… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 7

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 5

I started work again last week, loads of new students in my class rooms with fresh energy for the new year. The start of a new year is always exciting and stressful at the same time. Between all the busyness I luckily still got round to preparing my post for you. Today we are on… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorial Part 5

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Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorials Part 4

My summer break is on its last legs, next week it's back to work for me and time to pick up my day job again. But not before I release another video for Stitch Story crochet along designed by Heather Gibbs as part of my night job.  Sometimes I feel like a totally split personality walking… Continue reading Stitch Story CAL Video Tutorials Part 4