Colour, crochet

All the colours of the rainbow

The big reveal will come in a day or so. I needed something to keep me occupied while a member of the family had several hospital tests. It certainly cheered me up. All that has to be finished now is the border. A pack of 10 white balls of Stylecraft Special DK, purchased from Deramores,… Continue reading All the colours of the rainbow

#100rainbowsquares, Blanket, crochet, CrochetAlong

Are you joining me?

Monday is almost here, and the first of 100 granny squares will be made. I've auditioned a few colours, and these are my first choice However, this isn't a sample of the intended first square, rather an experiment to see how they look together. The above colours are: Lipstick Spice Sunshine Meadow Lobelia Midnight and… Continue reading Are you joining me?

#100rainbowsquares, crochet

100 days Rainbow CAL.

The first week of September is almost over! It's been busy with hospital appointments and more. The blanket that will become The Spirit of September has made a slow start while ideas formed in my head, but it's now underway and I'll share more with you when it has progressed further... Everyone loves a rainbow,… Continue reading 100 days Rainbow CAL.

Blanket, crochet

You never can tell…

It's been a funny old month so far. I won't go into details, but it didn't start the way we expected. Never mind! Things can only improve. Crochet has taken a back seat. I decided to make the Spirit of September blanket wait until next month, but the colours called to me as I continued… Continue reading You never can tell…

Blanket, crochet, This and That

More grannies

While it's exciting to start a new project, there comes a point when everything begins to come together. I'm not quite at that point with this little project, but maybe it won't be long. This is just a collage, don't be fooled into thinking that it's anywhere near being finished - but maybe it won't… Continue reading More grannies

Blanket, crochet, Posy Square, Spirit of ....

August is done!

I would not have chosen these colours, but I'm pleased with the result It's a scary feeling to be unable to control colours!  Just for a change I have made this blanket using the colours of each day during August - and reversed some of them to make enough blocks. I finished the border, using… Continue reading August is done!