My Next 5 Crochet projects:

Todays post was going to be a little pattern for a commission I’ve just received, that was until I ran out of yarn barely halfway through…. Talk about bad planning. In all honesty I had almost a whole skein of...

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The 5 Biggest Beginner Mistakes when we learn to crochet

5 Biggest Beginner Crochet Mistakes

Learning to crochet is hard! It seems all very complicated and once you get your head around all the weird stitches and terms somehow your work just doesn’t look right…. Well there are lots of mistakes beginner crocheters make that...

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Throwback Thursday: Starfish ripple baby blanket crocheted with Wendys supreme yarn using a ripple blanket pattern and appliqued starfish

Throwback Thursday: Starfish Blanket

Today’s throwback is to a baby blanket I made for a close friend of mine around this time last year. It always feels weird crocheting blankets while the sun is shining but people don’t stop having babies just because the...

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Gemstone Lace Shawl: Crochet in caron cakes strawberry and cream yarn

Gemstone Lace Shawl

  Busy Busy bank holiday! Trying to get through all our jobs, but we have one down: the garage is gutted! We had a lot of stuff leftover from when we moved in (most of that went), a big cupboard...

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star stitch rainbow hook holder throwback thursday project

Throwback Thursday: A hook Holder

It’s Thursday, spring is in the air, I’m wearing my denim shorts for the first time this year, life is good! Seems like a good time to look back on an old project and reflect on what I’ve learned. I...

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Beanie tips extra little tips to create perfect slouchy beanies.

Beanie Tips

So this weeks project did not go entirely as planned… I’ve made it, frogged it, made it again and it’s just not going to work. I really really wanted to make a hat with the yarn leftover from my Basketweave...

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Extra slouchy basketweave cowl using funfetti caron cake

Funfetti Basketweave Cowl

  If this post makes it to the internet by Sunday it will be a miracle! Life has been all go in the Potato household with very little time for crochet or blogging. Last week we ordered our carpet to...

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Virus shawl with shawl pin crocheted in pistachio caron cake, can be worn two 2 ways

Pistachio Virus Shawl

I was so excited to begin crocheting with my new Caron Cakes. So excited! In fact I managed to make a shawl in 4 days which for me is pretty darn fast! I was rather lucky this week that we...

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