This is my third Christmas of crocheting and every year I look back and can't quite believe how far I've come. This year my friend asked me to make her some seaside themed decorations for her Christmas Tree. I made her the beach huts earlier this year, you can find the pattern HERE. All for… Continue reading Christmas Bauble Free Crochet Pattern
For those of you who follow me regularly you will have noticed a gap in my blog posts. At the beginning of this year life threw my family a curve ball, my Dad was diagnosed with a brain tumor from which he would not recover. He has always been a significant part of my life… Continue reading November
A pretty Free Crochet Pattern for a Poppy Broach for Remembrance Day.
This recipe is dedicated to a very special little girl. Earlier this year we holiday'd with friends. I love to cook on holiday because I have the luxury of time and can create whatever the family desires, from sheppards pie in high summer to chicken fajitas I ask for requests before we go and… Continue reading Sweet and Sour Chicken
Yes that tedious chore of weaving in the ends! I have made lots of blankets, pillows, scarfs and shawls in the last few years and have learnt very quickly that an essential skill when you crochet is weaving in your ends. Making a good job of weaving in your ends is the difference between making… Continue reading Crochet How to – Weaving in ends No 1
A free pattern for a warm and comforting crocheted blanket.
A tasty fast seasonal recipe for the autumn, freezes well and feeds all the family on a chilly autumn day.