Colour changing cakes

I recently started using colour changing cakes… and I love them…  I’ve been making shawls and scarves in a variety of colour changing cakes, I’m using ColourWheel Sindar a lovely DK wool in a variety of colour ways and Caroncakes an Arron weight wool,  also in a variety of colour ways. The pattern I’m using…

Blue like the sky

Here is another yarn that didn’t seem happy in my intended pattern. Frogging seems to play a large part in my crochet world. I start a piece with excitement and dedication and slowly I realise it looks or feels awful, the yarn is not happy with its chosen form, so I frog and frog back…

Festival Poncho

Did you ever buy a yarn because you loved it, with no idea what to make with it? Well that’s how the festival ponch began life, several balls of wool with no real purpose in life, other than to look fab… I tried one or two patterns but nothing looked quite right… Then one day…