Another table runner, but much bigger this time! This could be used as a table runner, sofa throw or even blanket. It took about 8 balls of Stylecraft Classique Cotton DK yarn (100% cotton, 100g) in ivory (3655). The pattern is by Jackie Carreira and it was in Inside Crochet magazine.
This was a very quick and easy project that I really enjoyed – I have made a few things with filet crochet and I highly recommend using it – so simple and effective.. The pattern, by Jackie Carreira from Inside Crochet magazine, uses 3 balls of Bergere de France Coton FIfty (50% cotton / 50% [...]
After seeing an adorable sheep tea cosy in Cath Kidston, my Mum asked if I would make her one for Mother’s Day. So I found some chunky acrylic yarn and a 6mm hook and away I went. I worked the tea cosy in rounds, using popcorn stitch and increased the rounds every now and then [...]
It is fast approaching Easter so I have been asking everyone if they want to buy some Easter Chicken Bean Bags! They have been selling like hotcakes – I have been crocheting on the train to and from work daily in order to get them all done. I hope to make them in every colour [...]
It was my son Leon’s 3rd Birthday Party yesterday! I love birthday parties and making all the party food – we had egg and ham sandwiches, cocktail sausages, crisps, veg sticks and of course… CAKE (a Fireman Sam cake to match his fire engine themed party). This year I also wanted to make him some [...]