Yarn

Tapestry Crochet Washcloth

Have you tried tapestry crochet before? This was my first attempt at this style of crochet so I started with a small washcloth as…

Dotted Rays Shawl by Stephen West

This shawl is a special gift knitted for a precious friend as a 40th birthday present. What do you give a gal who has everything and…

Crochet Flamingo Toy

Flamingos must be hot right now as I seem to notice them everywhere at the moment. From the cover of  Collective Hub magazine issue 29,…

Crochet Gingerbread Men Decorations

We’re going a bit nuts for gingerbread this year. Well actually it’s one of our favourite things to make every Christmas and to prove…

elephant girl knitted toy

Knitted Elephant Toy

Last week was one of the busiest so far this year with not one but two daughters with birthdays only three days apart. Add…

Pirra Necklace

Here is another fun knitted necklace pattern I found. The perfect travel project and would make a lovely handmade gift. I was looking for…

Homemade New Baby Gift Ideas

So a friend is having a baby and you want to make something special for the baby as it’s so much fun to make…

Chapstick Holder

How cute is this little knitted chapstick holder? I don’t know about you but once either me or my kids get dry lips we…

Fairy Lights Crochet Necklace

Ever wanted or needed to really “Shine” at a fancy dress party? I was recently faced with this challenge for the ProBlogger 2015 blogging…

Nardoo Shawl

Wow this one took me longer to knit than I expected however the end result made it worth persisting. I’m slowly knitting up projects that…

Chicken Jumper Pattern

Just when you thought you’d seen it all along comes a chicken in a jumper! Cute chick hey? I think the colour really suits her….

Star Wars Crochet – Storm Trooper

It’s been nearly a month since I finished the Master Yoda amigurumi Star Wars figure and he was getting lonely. The next one in the series…

Vivacious Kids Pattern Book Review

With 4 children of my own I’m always on the lookout for great knitting patterns so when I was contacted to give the Vivacious Kids pattern…

Gradient Cowl Knitting Pattern

Here is my latest knit, a gradient cowl knitting pattern called Zuzu’s Petals by Carina Spencer and I love it! I can see why it has been…