It feels quite strange and slightly like I have been abandoned. I have been in regular contact with D since 23rd May, more recently it has been weekly face to face sessions for an hour (more like an hour 1/2 as we were terrible at keeping to time). Now I am on my own for […]
Bought myself two new books; one I love and the other is somewhat meh. 200 Crochet Blocks for blankets, throws and afghans by Jan Eaton which I ordered from Amazon. 500 Crochet Blocks by Hannah Elsie and Kath Webber also from Amazon. Loving the 200 Crochet Blocks one and have tried a few out already. […]
Having made some squares for the shared project with the little village group I have decided to make my own one. So far I have three squares and it might take a while but it is something I can work on as a kind of background task. I think I will make it quite random […]
From the book 200 Crochet Blocks. It is block number 2. I had this idea that I could start at the beginning of the book and work through it. I didn’t like block number 1 so started with number 2 but well the second one I did wasn’t number 3 so that idea didn’t go […]
This was pattern number 4 from the 200 Crochet Blocks book. I enjoyed this one. I haven’t done many squares that are rows so that was a bit different and this was my first time doing bobble stitch too. Might need to do some more Bobble squares.
Another one for the blanket project. Mine looks more like a sunset than a star because of the colours. Find the pattern here, by Priscilla Hewitt.
This is another pattern from Ravelry by Donna Kay Lacey. I hadn’t really done a Square like this before. You work one row over another to get the two colours working. Ne of the later rows has a 15 chain, yellow n my Square, which you then work over in the other colour. It was […]