Category Archives: crochet

Another Mandala … I can’t stop…

It’s been a time for reflection and not messing up the whole house with my makes so I’ve been keeping to crochet and have completed another Mandala. This one is hanging in my bathroom. Using the pattern set out by … Continue reading

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Simply crochet….

  This week I got to finish my mandala which I started a few weeks ago, it’s from a book called ‘mindful crochet’ by Emma Leith. I didn’t use the instructions as to the colours, just grabbed what I had. … Continue reading

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Eat your greens…

So do we all have sprouts with our Christmas dinner whether we like them or not? Of course! The plate would just not look right without them… Following a friend at work’s amazing pompom sprout making I decided to do … Continue reading

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Hobbies & Pastimes…

Yesterday my husband, daughter and I took the day off work. My husband set off for Sussex and spent a happy day riding Steam Trains My daughter and I headed off to Alexandra Palace, London. It’s an iconic venue if … Continue reading

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Yarn bombing…

Some colleagues and I have started a little Knit & Natter session at our place of work. We meet once a week and chat whilst creating in yarn or cross-stitch or making pom-poms or whatever we fancy – there are … Continue reading

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Granny Squares….

Once you get to grips with crochet your life changes…. in a good way but it can get quite obsessive, it’s ideal for taking on journeys and if you do take it out & about you need a little bag! … Continue reading

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Hanging baskets….

My mum recently gave me this book.. crochet 20 projects for friends to make   and I have got ‘hooked’ on making hanging baskets – the pattern includes pom-poms hanging from the bottom but as I have been using jute and … Continue reading

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