100 Crocheted Snowflakes. Well almost.

I will be very honest from the outset and say my copy of “100 Crocheted Snowflakes – make your own snowdrift” by Caitlin Sainio probably arrived by post towards the end of April.I had big plans back then to have made 100 different snowflakes to hang on the Christmas Tree by early December. However that […]


not many people come home from holidays very excited about the yarn they have purchased! But I suspect you dear reader, like me, often spend time on holidays checking out craft and yarn shops in other countries!  I’back from three wonderful days in Venice, Italy with my husband celebrating 25 amazing years of marriage. We […]

A Hug in a Mug ready for sale

I am so pleased with how these mugs have turned out with *whispers very little effort. I sewed on non stick kitchen mat fabric which you can buy a huge piece of in Poundland for £1. I just cut it to fit and it was easy to sew on. It has made the mug holder […]

It wasn’t all crochet on holiday

Just in case you are concerned, we did much more than just crochet on our week in Co Donegal. Lots of cycling, though it was very hilly Long walks on empty beautiful beaches I went running (no cameras allowed please!) And read two books – Perfect by Rachel Joyce, and Philomena by Martin Sixsmith. We […]

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