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Granny squares and colour decisions

I had a lovely long phone conversation with my sister last week all about crochet! She has recently taken up her hook again to make herself a snowflake square blanket and we spent ages on the phone talking about what I’ve been making, how she is getting on and generally reminiscing about things our mum used to make ‘back in the day’. 395 more words


Scrap Happy January

This year I plan to make at least one item every month out of oddments/scraps. My first of the year was actually started (and blogged about) in 2016, but I finally finished it last night. 229 more words


A Granny Square Skirt

I bought some wool yarn in Israel, but I had no project really planned for it. I have had a hard time deciding what to make with it. 474 more words

Chain, Double, Treble, Slip...

Ok, I know it’s a weird title. They are actually the names of various crochet stitches. We have a collective community project going on here at the moment. 589 more words

Story Corner

Hooked on Granny Squares!

So, I’ve been crocheting for a couple of years now and I think I’ve mastered a few “hard” projects so far that I can say I’m proud of. 132 more words


Odds and Ends: Yarn Scraps and Crocheting Weather

One of the nice things about living in the temperate zone of the world is that we are forced to change what we do in a day with the seasons. 267 more words

Make It Yourself

Blanket of Love - phase one

Completed! I now have 78 6″ squares. Now for the process of crocheting then all together ….

Me, Myself And I