You may have seen that many amigurumi toys such as Unicorns or Octopi have curly tails, manes or tentacles? Well, today I became a little frustrated that my curly tails were not always tight curls so I started to try different methods to see how to keep them tight and the answer is actually pretty… Continue reading Making a Tight Crochet Curly Tail Also Known as a ‘Curly Cue’
You may have read my blog about the train trip I took up to Yorkshire to visit a friend over the Easter break … well, I’d only left myself 7 hours to travel back to London to pick up my car from my parents (and of course stop for a cuppa), then home… Continue reading My Trip to Krakow, Poland
Over Easter weekend I made my way from London to Yorkshire to visit a dear friend of mine, who kindly planned an action packed weekend for us. Our first stop was a lovely walk and catch up around Temple Newsam in Leeds. The Gardens and small streams were beautiful and I imagine in better weather… Continue reading My Weekend In Yorkshire
Naturally, once I got excited about crocheting, I started scouring the internet for new stitches to master and wonderful projects with which to play. Even now, before I begin any project, or even just when I have a little time to kill, I search Instagram and Pinterest for beautiful creations. (I will leave a list… Continue reading My Top Three Inspirations
Why did I get hooked on to the art of Crochet? My interest was first piqued at a friend’s house. A group of us were getting ready to go for a meal and our host showed us her cosy blanket. We realised this was still a work in progress when she grabbed her hook… Continue reading First Blog Post…ahhh!