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

Crochet, Free pattern, Nederlands

Bohemian Temperature Wrap February Update

February has been completely NOT what I expected it to be. It was warm, and looked more like summer than winter. Time for an update on my Bohemian Temperature Wrap. If you would like to join in and make a temperature wrap, you are definitely still on time. All info for making a wrap is… Continue reading Bohemian Temperature Wrap February Update


A Pouf in Progress

It takes some time, and at times it's one step forward and two steps back, but I am making progress with my pouf. Last week I showed you the cute little Scheepjes Cahlista balls which are part of the Cahlista Colour Pack. I am turning these little balls into a pouf, my Pouf of Many… Continue reading A Pouf in Progress

Crochet, Free pattern, Nederlands

Bohemian Temperature Wrap January Update

The first month of 2019 has come and gone; time for an update on how my Bohemian Temperature Wrap is coming along. Resources Add this project to your Ravelry Library Bohemian Temperature Wrap Pattern US Bohemian Temperature Wrap Patroon Nederlands Yarn used is Scheepjes Cotton 8 in combination with a 3.0mm (US D/3) hook Share your work… Continue reading Bohemian Temperature Wrap January Update


My knitting adventure

Wow, what a response I got from my first post in which I told you I was going to learn to knit. You gave me so much encouragement, I felt so special. You were giving me tips to help me get started and you shared your experiences with learning to knit. I'm sure you want… Continue reading My knitting adventure

Crochet, Free pattern

A Diamond Shawl in Progress

Last week I showed you my yarn for a new project, and it is coming along nicely. Time to show you a few photo's. I have decided to name this my "Diamond Shawl" because of the diamond shaped repeat pattern. You can't see it that well yet but when I open up the stitches during… Continue reading A Diamond Shawl in Progress


My Tribe, Our Yarn

There are times when you feel like a princess, and this is one of those times. I have my very own yarn! Yes, you read that right, I have my very own yarn. I feel like a princess that has a rose named after her, that's how special it feels. Let me tell you all about… Continue reading My Tribe, Our Yarn


From Whirl to WIP

Last week I told you that I fell for the attraction of Scheepjes Whirl; how is a yarn addict like me supposed to resist this anyway! 😀 I would like to show you what I am making with my Raspberry Rocky Roads yarn. I am making a long, luscious and luxurious skinny scarf. Scheepjes Whirl Yarn The yarn that… Continue reading From Whirl to WIP

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

Argyle Color Pooling Blanket WIP

I have been working steadily on my argyle color pooling blanket over the past few months and I would like to show you where I am at the moment. Remember were I was last time? I had only done a few rows and used just over 1 ball of Scheepjes Invicta Matterhorn. I have come… Continue reading Argyle Color Pooling Blanket WIP

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….