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Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Star Wars BB-8 Free Crochet Pattern

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Star Wars is a big thing in this household at the moment. My son is obsessed and that's to put it mildly. Star Wars movies, games, books and toys are taking over. It's like Frozen all over again.

When he asked me to make him a BB-8 I couldn't say no. So we looked for a pattern together on Pinterest. He picked out this one from

Monday, 12 September 2016

Woodland Themed Crochet Applique Set

After a little break I am back into it again. This time I am creating a Woodlands themed blanket. Once again there will be 12 different squares and it will fit a single bed.

The base blanket design is a little different this time but all the appliques will be interchangeable size wise within blankets. So you can mix and match them to suit you.

Monday, 15 August 2016

Coffee Shop Wrap

Felici Self Striping Yarn from Knit Picks

I started the Coffee Shop Wrap a week ago and finally found the time this morning to add the finishing touches, the tassels. As much as I would have loved to have worked on it over the weekend family and chores took first place. Since we finally had a nice day that meant getting out into the garden. Does this mean winter is over? As much as I would hope so (I dislike the cold) I still want time to wear my lovely new wrap.

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Crochet Yoda Hat


It's not very often these days that I get to make custom orders for people. I've been so busy lately working on my Under The Sea Blanket but I decided to take a quick break last night to work on something different.

How awesome is this Yoda Hat?

Saturday, 23 April 2016

My Favorite Hat Pattern

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When I taught myself to crochet I was determined to only use free patterns. Until I found this Shabby Chic Shell Hat pattern from BlueJCrochet I am pretty sure this was my first pattern purchase and I still love it.

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

How to Sew Applique to Crochet


I have been meaning to put together this tutorial for years now. That's not me exaggerating either. My first applique set was released in 2013.I now have 6 sets of 12 appliques and am currently working on the 7th. You can find them all here:

Friday, 8 April 2016

Under The Sea Blanket

I am super excited about my latest blanket. All the appliques are designed around the theme Under the Sea.

Shark -  

Octopus -  

Starfish -

Clown Fish -

Dolphin -  

Whale - 


Seahorse -  

Crab -  

Seal - 

Blue Tang Fish -  

Puffer Fish -