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Simply Stunning Baby Blanket

If you’ve been following my Facebook group, Crocheting Crazy, at all, you know that I’ve been working on a baby blanket. I’ve noticed that a lot of baby blankets out there are geared more toward little girls than they are boys. 477 more words


Designer Yarns Draylon Aran with Wool

This is the yarn I used for the grey Poncho. https://wp.me/p7qZeC-3Q
I picked it up fairly cheaply at £3.25 per 100g from a craft shop local to me. 208 more words


Little squares

These are my lovely little squares! I am so proud of them. I have it set in my mind that I am just going to keep making squares, just squares. 468 more words


A grey one.

After making the Rainbow poncho https://folksy.com/items/6841006-Rainbow-Boho-Poncho I decided that I really rather enjoyed how it looked, how quick it was to make, and how simple I actually found making it, so I have bought some different yarns to experiment with making a few more. 160 more words


Introducing The Barley Twist

Today my sweater, The Barley Twist, is ready for presentation and I have to say that I am extremely pleased with it.  I wanted to knit a jumper using aran wool that gave a nod to aran design without being overcome with a pattern that was so dense with stitches that it was too heavy to wear.   257 more words


Cozy Cowl 


Happy May Day to you!

I’ve enjoyed making this cowl designed by Vickie Howell, which is featured in the book above. There’s nothing else I want to make from it but that’s the beauty of borrowing a library book; they’re free so there’s no feeling of obligation to get your money’s worth. 451 more words


She wrote her number on bar room coasters

I think the weather is drunk. It’s nearly May and we have snow! We love snow! Unfortunately it’s now raining so all the snow is disappearing. 159 more words