It's an exciting time of year, autumn is in full swing, Christmas is round the corner and Scheepjes have released this year's crochet-along (CAL). This year their CAL has been deigned by the wonderfully talented Tatsiana of lillabjorncrochet.com - check out Tatsiana's site to read about her inspiration for this year's design. The kits for… Continue reading Scheepjes Rozeta Crochet-along 2019 – Unboxing
This tutorial will explain how to make the super squishy rainbow cushion (you can find the avocado pattern here). Stitches: This tutorial is written in UK terms and uses the following stitches (stitch tutorials can be found in my crochet stitch guide): Slip stitch, ss: Insert hook, yarn over and pull through both loops. Double… Continue reading How to crochet a Rainbow Cushion – Free pattern
https://youtu.be/A3YhufoGTGU Welcome to my "How to…" crochet tutorial series! Since you're here, you must be looking to learn the wonderful craft that is crochet. This post will start with the very basics that you'll need to get going with crochet, including the types of projects you can make and the tools you'll need. Deciding on… Continue reading “How to…” Get started with crochet
This guide contains a list of all current stitch tutorials on my site. Click the name of any stitch to be taken to the corresponding tutorial. All stitches are in UK terms with the US equivalent in brackets. There's plenty more tutorials on their way but if there's a particular stitch you'd like to see,… Continue reading Crochet Stitch Guide
This tutorial will explain how to make the adorable avocado keyring. I adore this little guy - always makes me smile when I see him on my keys! This tutorial is written in UK terms and uses the following stitches: Slip stitch, ss: Insert hook, yarn over and pull through both loops. Double crochet, dc… Continue reading How to crochet an Avocado keyring – Free pattern
This weekend I discovered and fell in love with a new craft! Occasionally I would see these amazing embroidery videos as I was scrolling through Instagram. They looked almost like some kind of witchcraft with these gorgeous threads appearing to be held by thin air. Having spent a couple of days researching materials and techniques… Continue reading Learning to Punch Needle
I promised a little a while ago (where does time go?!) that I would post "How to..." crochet guides. Over the coming weeks I will be adding tutorials for the following stitches/Techniques: Foundation ChainDouble Crochet (US Single)Treble Crochet (US Double)Magic RingInvisible Yarn JoinSeamless Colour Changes I'll be adding even more tutorials in the future so… Continue reading “How to… ” Crochet Series
Hello everyone! I'm Sophie a compulsive crocheter/crafter who loves making crocheted gifts for friends and family. After filling my Instagram with many of crochet creations, I decided it was time to actually start writing about them, so here goes nothing! I picked up crochet about 5 years ago when I was at university. Having loved… Continue reading Here we go!