Yarn

Craftsy Lacy Keyhole Scarf

I’ve been practising knitting continental style (to become faster see previous post on World’s fastest knitter) by making this Craftsy lacy keyhole scarf. I…

World’s Fastest Knitter

Wow check out the World’s Fastest Knitter Hazel Tindall on YouTube. She knits 262 stitches in 3 minutes! Hazel is so fast and without even looking. Imagine…

Crochet Ric Rac Edge

I was wearing this dress today and suddenly remembered that I never published the post about it. With a plain black Seafolly dress and…

Kids Crochet Poncho

When you find a good pattern there is nothing more satisfying than making it again knowing that it will work perfectly for you. I…

Kids Knitted Lace Shrug

I wanted to challenge myself by knitting something with a bit of lace pattern but a quick knit so I would have time to…

Suri Alpacas

Moving to an acreage meant that we could have more animals. After researching and looking around we decided to get some Alpacas. We managed to…

Little Bear Cable Hat

When I saw this  little bear cable hat pattern from Two Girls Patterns I knew I just had to make one for our little…

Waffle Cone Slouchy Hat

I found this super easy crochet waffle cone slouchy hat pattern which is available free online from Gleeful Things here. With two balls of chunky…

Noro Yarn Big Blanket

I’ve just finished another big project, the “Big Blanket” pattern from Jane Ellison’s Noro #9 (Noro for Kids) pattern book. Using one of my…

Jo Sharp Ruffle Scarf

If you’ve followed my blog for a while you’d know how much I love a ruffle or spiral scarf. You can find previous scarfs…

Teddy Bear Crochet Hat

Little boy was getting a cold head and the cute owl hat I made him doesn’t fit him anymore. I want to make him…

My New Schacht Spinning Wheel

My 40th birthday present finally arrived. As promised it was worth the 3 month wait. Here is my new Schacht Sidekick Spinning wheel. The new craft…

Owl Pillow

This is my take on the crochet owl pillow from one of my favourite books “Little Crochet” by Linda Permann. I have shown you…

Fluffy Pink Crochet Scarf

The weather has been getting colder lately so it was time for some more scarf making. It’s so rewarding making scarfs as they don’t…

Girls Handbag

Summer holidays are here in NSW and over the break I managed to hook up this teal crochet shoulder handbag for Miss 7. With…

Rainbow of Blythe Doll Dresses

I realised that between my daughter’s doll collection and mine we managed to have Blythe dolls with hair colours in pretty much every colour…

Special Occasion Baby Bibs

Baby Z is growing up quick and before I know it he’ll be 6 months old and wanting to have his first taste of…

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Rainbow Ripple Crochet

Here is a deep chevron rainbow blanket I’ve been working on for quite a while now. So long ago I started before our baby…

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Crochet Edge On Baby Blankets

The miracle of new life deserves a handmade gift. But let’s be honest, most of the time there are not enough hours in the day…

Hooded Toddler Crochet Cape

I am so happy with this cute little hooded toddler cape I just finished crocheting.   I bought 3 balls of this Noro Silk…