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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Top 5 crochet projects I love this february

This post is part of a series. Every month I’ll be posting my top 5 crochet pins from the month past. I realise February was a short month but where did it go? It seemed to fly by fast here. Here are my favourites Crochet pins from February. If you’re anything like me and can’t …

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Kaffe Fassett Exhibition Embroidered Cushions

Kaffe Fassett

The first time I saw the colourful works of knitwear designer Kaffe Fassett I was a child leafing through my mum’s Kaffe Fassett pattern book. I remember thinking how great the vibrant colours and patterns were and how much fun it must have been to design a collection like that. Last year a Kaffe Fassett …

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