So, a glimpse of my 'before crochet' life! Until health problems reared their ugly head in our household I had a very successful textile supply business, selling mostly my owns hand dyed bits and bobs. We could be seen at all the big shows around the country, and I know that we have met some… Continue reading A duplicate post
I know you've heard me say it before, but yes, my current project IS a secret. So much of the work I do is, until it's been delivered. I currently have 4 secrets under wraps, but there's no harm in me showing you the odd glimpse. Is there? I adore working in colour. Planning colour… Continue reading It’s a secret!
Once a year there is an online challenge to make something each day for 100 days. This year it began on April 3, and is due to end early next month. I have joined in for a number of years because I actually work in elements of 100 as a personal challenge during the whole… Continue reading On the way to 100
As far as my temperature blanket is concerned the end of May marks the end of Spring. June is the start of summer regardless of the equinox or anyone else 😉 May was a very busy month. It was partly so due to a holiday which meant little contribution to the temperature blankets until I… Continue reading Hello Summer
Stylecraft colours again today. Bluebell, Turquoise, Cloud Blue, Khaki and Denim combine to make an unexpected combination. You can buy the above colours from Deramores. Follow the link and you can save 30% on your purchases this weekend with the code HOLIDAY30. Happy hooking! Save Save Save
I have really enjoyed using these colours. It's been secretly in progress during the trials and tribulations of the Spirit of April. No view of the finished blanket for a while, though, as it's intended as a gift. The colours used are Stylecraft colours. Don't forget that you can make 120 different squares with just… Continue reading Five Colour Friday
I am determined to finish the squares for the Spirit of April before July! So many hold ups have almost made me want to hide it all in a bag under the bed!! However, I've kept going. I was totally back on track until last might .... The colours of these squares are very close… Continue reading So near yet …