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OOTD: Crotchet and Floral

I’ve always loved looks that combine crotchet and floral pieces, and today I decided to try it out myself. Here I am wearing a crotchet crop top… 76 more words

Crotchet Braids à la Aisha

One of the most frustrating things that a black woman has to may deal with is her hair. There are so many things she can do to her hair; she can lock it, twist it, braid it, texturize it, straighten it, relax it, curl it, coil it, put a wig on it, put a weave in it, cut it, and color it -just to name a few. 91 more words

A little of this, a little of that and what a day.

What a day already! I was up and cleaning by 6am. I know it is early but since I work at 7am it didn’t seem that early to do that. 465 more words


Some people may not agree, but I think graffiti can be considered beautiful artwork – depending on where it is of course (not including tagged freeway signs). 95 more words


My latest crochet project

I always have a few projects on the go (who doesn’t?) This is the one I have finished recently.

The  idea was to create a blanket alternating the traditional granny squares in beige, cream and grey, with blocks crotcheted in shades of blue and grey in a more modern geometric way. 47 more words


HIB - No ordinary baby bootie!

Handmade In Britain (HIB). I love quirky handmade items so I was thrilled to come across Edita Edituke’s Etsy shop editaedituke. 93 more words


Deja Vu alert

Deja vu alert!!!! I somehow found myself yet again sprinting through arrivals at Heathrow!?

Africa seems to be the place to be right now, with another friend leaving this week as well as of course my best friend coming home last week,this time it was my brothers turn as we returned from volunteering in Zambia. 474 more words