I love to crochet. And it keeps me out of trouble (shops, trips!)
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I make Frisbees now.
A book mark. It has a clip on one end to attach it too the back of the book and that way you don’t lose it!
I made this wee table and everything on it. It just slots together!
Now available on etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/113365895/four-easy-hats-from-one-basic-shape-pdf patterns for four styles of hat.
A whole pile of hats in preparation for my first pattern FOR SALE!! see next post.
It seemed to disappear for a while. Better add some stuffs.
Flower chains – my new thing. both together! now with it’s flower. a sweet sunny sun hat – also with flower1 A “daisy” chain.
this one is on a shawl pin.
it needs a flower put on it yet.
I made this a while ago and forgot to put it on!
A baby sized punk hat! A nice bright baby blanky, with some ‘tatty’ flowers to match. and a pen holder.
and a beanie in tapestry crochet I’m calling this the satanic santa hat – or it could be for Halloween Aww, 2 puppies
The punk hat
The black one. and the blue/black
for the bubs (hats, booties and toys and a blankie) and for the oldies in Christchurch (slippers) and there was some for the doggies too, but I forgot to take a photo!
I made a teddy bear for my brothers new bub called Ruby. But it was kind of a dull red so I made another one in a nicer red. Unfortunately neither red photographs well! I’ve been making some fingerless gloves too. … Continue reading
I have been making a few things. A jersey for me, some beanies and puppy coats for charity, a throw and beard hats! From this to … this and the Beard Hat.
I made this to replace my too bright summer bag. But it came out a bit too big. So, you know the drill…!
This one is a bit more subdued, brown and black.
So not much crocheting done. These are from last week. I like this one too, but a bit big. I did the strap Guatamalan styles – it ties at the side so you can adjust it. This on is a … Continue reading
I almost like this one…
I do love doing these! Now this one is a bit long and narrow for me. It’s a nice bag though, for someone. So I’m off to make another one for me. The thing about tapestry crochet is that they kind … Continue reading
A tapestry crochet bag. Not 100% happy with the pattern – so I’ll HAVE to make another! I like the shape though, now how did I make it…???? Then an experiment. With crochet, the stitches are all on a bit … Continue reading
Hee hee, It’s a ninja finger puppet. For my mate who had a sore finger. It’s now sitting on top of their christmas tree. Some flowers. I got some wire now so I can make a nice bunch that will … Continue reading
My first commissioned piece! I’ve been asked to make things before and I say “YES!” and that’s the last I hear from them. But this time… OK, it mightn’t look much but, hey.. Baby sneaker booties And they want 2 more … Continue reading
I found this Xmasy yarn and made some little bags that could hang on a tree or sit on a desk etc. They’re full of chickpeas there, but could have a chockie or a nut or even a ball or … Continue reading
I’ve been doing a bit of soap making lately. But I still managed to get these done too. A squishy bag. and a lovely red shawl. Also I found a book called crochet hyperbolic planes which looked interesting. It turns … Continue reading
It must be nearing Halloween or else I’ve entered a goth stage! The skull motif bag – done in tunisian And an actual skull! It’s just wee. I thought I might make a hat sized one … Otherwise I’ve just … Continue reading
I did a couple more bowls while waiting for my new hook. And then it came! A tissue box cover…bit rumpty. I’ll have to adjust the fit for next time. Done in sage and black. A close up of the … Continue reading
Further to the granny collection is, Then the first of a new line. The wine bag. (it says “VINO” around the middle) I’ve been playing around with tapestry crochet this weekend and have made some little pots, … Continue reading
Also known as afghan crochet and tricot crochet.It makes a lovely fabric and is good for tapestry crochet too.I did need a fatter hook, though. The biggest one I could find was 6mm which is a bit on the tight … Continue reading
And the kids collection (?) I don’t even know any kids! Booties, Beanie and Blanky. Tunisian stitch jersey. Which brings me to another crochet love – Tunisian Crochet.
OK, How about a throw? Chunky and soft and snugly! Followed quickly by: I really like this one, it’s very soft and drapy. After a couple of simple things, I felt ready for a bit more work. This is … Continue reading