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…

Making a Cover for a Footrest. 

My partner wares big heavy army type boots with a habit of wearing them all day in or out of the house not normally that much of a problem for most folks. However my hubby due to lots and lots of surgery due to rare bone cancer has a leg he can’t bend which means…

Moorland CAL

I love this CAL, the pattern is easy, the colours are yummy and it’s easy to drift away on the rhythm of the wavy rows. However I’m a couple of weeks behind, in part because I’m making other things as well and in part because I seriously damaged my left eye three weeks ago. Never…

Sophie the WIP I’m trying to get back to…

So this is my guilty secret, my unfinished scrap Sophie’s Universe, stuck on part 9 for over a year, I stopped because it was summer and having a large blanket on your knee is difficult and I had lots more work on, so Sophie just got pushed to one side… waiting like a abandoned friend… …

Another Day Another Project

I think by now you are realising I’m a flighty butterfly mind kind of gal, sticking to one thing has always been a problem for me, but today’s project is an IOU from the christmass holidays. I had promised my son I would make him yet another hat (number 3) because he keeps loosing them…

Preparing a Valentine

Spending time drinking coffee and making some lovely love hearts for a wall hanging, based on Creative Jewish Moms blog post which is really easy and creates a lovely adaptable wall hanging this pattern will make some lovely individual hanging hearts as well… I’ve used an Arron 100%cotton in pink, natural and duck egg blue for…

What am I doing at the moment

I have so many current makes,some for fun, some for work, some for helping me teach crochet, yes I’m a teacher to… I currently have five students learning to crochet would you believe that four of them are left handed, and of course I’m right handed, well not anymore I’ve had to learn left hand…