Crochet Art

I created some crochet art for members of my family this Christmas and I can now finally show it off after they’ve all received their gifts. First off, for my sister I created a branch of cherry blossom, with some embroidery to create the branch: Mum had some Japanese Anemones, again with some embroidery forContinue reading “Crochet Art”

No longer secret crochet!

Now that Christmas has been and gone I can finally share pictures of the gifts I was making. Bags I actually made four bags, but forgot to take a photo of the one that was for my uncle! So here are the other three… I used the “Stylin’ Tote Bag” pattern by Cathy Phillips forContinue reading “No longer secret crochet!”

Crochet Progress

Since my last post, there has been quite a lot of progress on different projects. Secret Christmas Projects I have now finished 2 items, almost finished another and am about 3/4 of the way through another. I’m amazed that the secret project for my daughter is still secret! I’ve been working on it on weekendContinue reading “Crochet Progress”

Carnival of Flowers & Christmas Progress

Since my last post I’ve finished one Christmas present, nearly finished another and am maybe 1/2 way through a different one. Not bad, although September seemed to disappear very quickly as it will very soon be October. In addition to what I was already crocheting, I got tempted by the Carnival of Flowers CAL andContinue reading “Carnival of Flowers & Christmas Progress”

Christmas Crochet

As September arrives, many crafters start thinking about Christmas (if they haven’t already). It’s when you realise there are only 3 months left until Christmas and if  you’re going to craft some gifts you’d better get on with it! So I can’t really tell you much about my current projects, although I’ll give a sneakContinue reading “Christmas Crochet”

Merry Christmas

It has been a difficult month with some trials and tribulations coming our way. Hopefully we are moving forward to more positive times as 2018 approaches. I hope that the new year brings good things for all my readers, and I hope you have a peaceful and enjoyable time with the festivities that come before.Continue reading “Merry Christmas”

Season’s Blessings

May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face; the rains fall soft upon your fields. And may the blessing of the earth be on you, soft under your feet as you pass along the roads, soft under you asContinue reading “Season’s Blessings”