The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 2

There is this ball of yarn that has been teasing me for months. It'd been sitting there at the craft shop pretending to be all innocent whilst beguiling me with it's pretty colours. But be proud of me, dear reader, because I resisted the urge to get it until I had a definite idea of … Continue reading The One Where I Obsess About Things Part 2

Advertisements

The One, Dear Reader, Where I Am Languishing

My plans got completely and totally derailed last night. I had the post for today already sorted out, I knew what I was writing and what photos I needed to take (it was a pattern for stash busting crochet cushion covers, by the way) when the most terrible, awful thing happened. I can barely speak of … Continue reading The One, Dear Reader, Where I Am Languishing

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 One With Creativity, Or A Lack Thereof

There are some days when I have so much creativity bubbling inside of me that I feel like I could shoot wool from my fingertips and instantly crochet it my creative-beam eyes. Ironically enough, those days I get hardly anything done. My brain is overloaded with oodles of brilliant ideas, my heart is beating fast … Continue reading The One With Creativity, Or A Lack Thereof

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)