Top 5 pins I love this September

If you’re a regular reader you’ll be familiar with the series I started at the beginning of the year on my top 5 crochet pins from each month. Well, I only made it to March and then our little boy came along. So I’ve been focusing my attention on him ever since. I’ve not really …

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crochet elephant front

Cute crochet amigurumi elephant

Hello! I didn’t abandon you, promise! Our family increased by one in April and we’ve been taking some time to get to know our little baby bundle. Normality is slowly resuming and I’m getting small chunks of free time here and there again. I’m looking forward to getting back to my crafty projects and posting …

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Top 3 crochet projects I love this march

I’ve pinned lots of really great Crochet projects in March but there are just 3 that I really love… Having just finished my first amigurumi project, I’m definitely going to make more. I really like that they are quick little projects with enough technical detail in the pattern to keep things interesting. It looks like …

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Cardigan with Fairisle Yoke

New baby projects

I started maternity leave last week. Its strange knowing I won’t be going back to work for a whole year! I don’t think it’s sunk in yet, I still feel like I’ll be back at my desk again soon. I’m full term with a sizeable bump now so it’s been nice to slow down and rest more. …

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Seam Finishing Techniques

7 handy seam finishing techniques

My mum has been a keen sewer for many years and a few Christmas’s ago she bought me a sewing machine so that I could learn and enjoy it too. I’ve taught myself the basics since then and I’m happy I can set it up and sew a reasonably straight line once I get going …

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