Super chunky crochet is something I know has been, and still is very popular. Unfortunately, I am skint and therefore can’t afford any nice chunky wools or fabric yarns – boo! Instead, I’ve been making my own from old bed sheets – not as nice but just as effective and fun to make! How, you… Continue reading Chunky fabric crochet
This post is in answer to a question I received about the cable pattern used in my Fun Fiddle Mitts post from ages ago. Actually, it was the first post I had ever written! So, here is the pattern for this cable piece, and here is how to colour change invisibly. Abbreviations: k – knit p –… Continue reading Fiddle Mitts revisited – cable pattern
Ta-dah!!! This is a secret project that I have been working on for some time. Whilst at university I grew close to some of my lecturers, mostly because they are amazing people, but they also share my love of crochet and knitting. I have made them little animals before as presents or as thank yous (as… Continue reading Emma’s Elephants!
So recently I’ve begun a secret project that will involve one colour blending into another. Although I have often done this with knitting I haven’t ever tried to create this look in crochet – until now! My first challenge was to change the normal crochet technique from a continual spiral to each individual row. The… Continue reading Colour blending in crochet