I love this pattern so much! I went a little crazy with my favourite West Yorkshire Spinners yarn. This scarf is extra-long so it hangs in a dramatic fashion almost to the knees, when left straight and unwrapped. Alternatively it looks equally dramatic when wrapped around the neck as many times as possible. It’s made … Continue reading North and South Scarf Free Crochet Pattern
December has been exceptionally busy on the crafting front. I have more yarn than I know what to do with and more ideas than my crocheting fingers can keep up with. Does this happen to anyone else? I have to keep scribbling down ideas before they get lost in the mahoosive pile of WIPs I … Continue reading Christmas Holiday Greetings
Go to Poundland I'm not kidding! There is a range of acrylic yarn available in Poundland that actually has some good shades. These are blue, green, grey and pink. There is much to avoid so please don't be put off by your initial glance at the wool shelves. There are of course shades of peach, … Continue reading How to Save Money Buying Yarn #1
So, here's the thing. Whenever I approach the end of a project I slow right down and take ages to finish - big or small, it doesn't matter to me. I can apply snail-pace to anything from adding a Pom Pom to a hat to adding the final finger of a glove. You'd think I'd … Continue reading Why am I such a bad finisher?!