Crochet, crochet fundamentals, instruction video

Yarn weights and how to hold your yarn

An essential part of croheting is holding your working yarn. As with holding your hook, holding your yarn should be without stress in your hands. In this second tips and tricks post as part of my TLC Blanket in which we learn to crochet, I show you how I hold my yarn and how the… Continue reading Yarn weights and how to hold your yarn

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, instruction video, Nederlands

Garengewicht en hoe je je draad vasthoud

Een essentieel onderdeel van haken is het vasthouden van je draad. Net als bij het vasthouden van je haaknaald, moet het vasthouden van je garen geen stress in je handen veroorzaken. In deze tweede tips en tricks post als onderdeel van mijn TLC Blanket waarin we samen leren haken, laat ik je zien hoe ik… Continue reading Garengewicht en hoe je je draad vasthoud

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, instruction video

Crochet hooks and how to hold your hook

When you start to learn to crochet it's a good idea to invest time in finding hooks that work well with your hands and finding a way to hold your hook that doesn't stress your hands. In this first tips and tricks post as part of my TLC Blanket in which we learn to crochet,… Continue reading Crochet hooks and how to hold your hook

Crochet, crochet fundamentals, instruction video, Nederlands

Haaknaalden en je haaknaald vasthouden

Wanneer je begint met haken, is het een goed idee om tijd te investeren in het vinden van haaknaalden die goed bij je handen passen en om een manier te vinden om je haaknaald vast te houden die je handen niet belast. In deze eerste tips en tricks post, als onderdeel van mijn TLC Blanket… Continue reading Haaknaalden en je haaknaald vasthouden

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Stash Busting left-over yarn!

I am sure this sounds familiar to you. You have made the most amazing blanket ever, about 10 times or so because somehow your latest blanket always seems to be the best one yet, but now you have a whole bag full of odd balls in random colors and different quantities. Rest assured, you are… Continue reading Stash Busting left-over yarn!

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video

Button Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern

In this post you can find the free crochet pattern for my Button Blanket. To make a Button Blanket of your own, you work 108 squares using a Scheepjes Catona Colour Pack, join them up with the 109th color, and sew 88 wooden buttons on. Easy, right? If not, no worries, I also have a… Continue reading Button Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet, Free pattern, instruction video, Nederlands

Button Blanket – Gratis Nederlands Haakpatroon

In dit bericht vind je het gratis haakpatroon voor mijn Button Blanket. Om zelf een Button Blanket te maken, haak je 108 vierkantjes met een Scheepjes Catona kleurenpakket, verbindt je ze met de 109e kleur, en naai je 88 houten knopen op de deken. Makkelijk toch? Zo niet, geen zorgen, ik heb ook een (Engelstalige)… Continue reading Button Blanket – Gratis Nederlands Haakpatroon

Crochet, Free pattern

Button Blanket Finished!

With excitement I would like to show you my new blanket, my Button Blanket is all done! I have turned my Scheepjes Catona Cutie Pies into a colorful blanket, decorated with 88 wooden buttons. Yarn for the Button Blanket I made my Button Blanket using a Scheepjes Catona Colour Pack with 109 Cutie Pies, and… Continue reading Button Blanket Finished!

Crochet, Free pattern

Granny Squares for a new blanket

I have been turning my Scheepjes Catona Cutie Pies into granny squares. Last week I told you about the yarn, time to show you what my squares look like. I have been working on these squares since my summer holiday last year. They are perfect project for on the go. I have a small project… Continue reading Granny Squares for a new blanket

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Catona Cutie Pie Balls for a new project

Do you remember last year, when I went on holiday in France, that I took a bunch of Scheepjes Catona Cutie Pie balls with me? I believe it has become time to tell you what my plans are for those little balls. What are Cutie Pies? Maybe you haven't heard of the cutie pies yet?… Continue reading Catona Cutie Pie Balls for a new project