The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 3 | Diamond Mesh Frills

This is the third installment of the wanderer bracelet journey, were in I share some of my free-form crochet tips and tricks. It has been a busy couple of weeks but, here it is. This weeks blog focuses on enhancing and building up complexity of that lacy ruffle explosion at the edge of the bracelet. … Continue reading The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 3 | Diamond Mesh Frills

The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 1

Moment of honesty here. When I love something, I don't just love it. I LOVE it. I obsess over it. I think about everything that I can make with it. I research for hours about the best deals for buying it, excitedly imagining all the crochet I'd be doing with it. I lay there at 2am wiggling … Continue reading The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 1

The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 2 | Fan Lace

This is the second installment of the wanderer bracelet journey, were in I share some of my free-form crochet tips and tricks. This weeks blog focuses on the beginnings of that lacy ruffle explosion at the edge of the bracelet. I will cover the crochet stitch known as Fan Lace, explain how to crochet my … Continue reading The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 2 | Fan Lace

The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 1 | Crocodile Scales

I have had freestyle crochet bracelets for sale in Knot What It Seams Etsy shop for about a year now and I have decided to sell the tutorial pattern so the D.I.Y. people of the world can create their own Wanderer Bracelet. I am also going to be posting step by step installments of the … Continue reading The Wanderer Bracelet Journey | Part 1 | Crocodile Scales

The One With A Sting And A Soothing

Please, please tell me that I am not the only one to have done this. Last week I was shopping on a wool-selling site called Love Crochet. Brilliant shop, amazing wool at what I thought was really, really good prices. So I bought a heap, was super excited and counting the days until it arrived. Then! I checked … Continue reading The One With A Sting And A Soothing

The Eggcellent Blog Post

By Teayl. It is heading towards Easter, there is an abundance of ovoid shaped chocolates in the shops and people are getting ready to symbolically celebrate the sacrifice, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. As a child I often wondered what chocolate Easter eggs had to do with my family's yearly celebration Passover. It wasn't … Continue reading The Eggcellent Blog Post

The One Where Money Solves Everything

What do you do when you have a problem? Throw money at it! Solves everything. Yes, I am fully aware that there are several problems with that statement (many, many things actually) but in this case it is quite simply true. My crochet pots, which previously had the unfortunate habit of toppling over, have had a change of heart. … Continue reading The One Where Money Solves Everything

The One With Instructions for Bees (And Sheer Corniness)

I love romance, just like any other female. I binge watch Pride and Prejudice, sigh over the man opening the door for his girl, sniff at red roses dreamily and I've even taken a photo of complete strangers snuggling on a bench watching the sunrise. But there is only so much hearts and flowers one can sew before one … Continue reading The One With Instructions for Bees (And Sheer Corniness)

The One With Red Gloves And Quick Unpicks

After a mere two weeks notice and two weeks madly sewing (eating? Pah! for weaklings! And sleeping? Only after I drop from exhaustion!) my Partner-In-Craft and I had a stall at the Kalamunda Markets!! They are one of the more well know markets in my fair city and has been dream of mine for years to … Continue reading The One With Red Gloves And Quick Unpicks