These gorgeous crochet hooks are just begging to make something beautiful. My work in progress is a scarf to match Lottie's winter beanie. But I'll like to tackle something new. Maybe something more decorative and delicate or maybe a big project like Sophie's Universe. Has anyone made one?
My second attempt has gone much more smoothly. I think it's just a touch too big and will remove maybe 4 rows from the final pattern but my little Lottie loves it. I've used 8ply acrylic yarn and a 4mm hook which has produced a much better result. I also played around with colour change... Continue Reading →
Usually I find a cute pattern, crochet it, hand it to Lottie then never see it again. I found these when organising her toy chest and was hit with the instant urge to make all of the things! The macaroon is my own pattern, strawberry and cupcake from HappyBerryCrochet and the star was a mix... Continue Reading →
I wanted something special and not made out of chocolate for Lottie's Easter present. Thanks to the wonderful Laura at HappyBerry Crochet I was able to make this sweet little bunny. Lottie loved her bunny and I loved the sweet amigurumi pattern that worked up in a few nights. Here is the link to the... Continue Reading →
I'm considering making a bunch of these as favours for Lottie's birthday party next month so I combined some of the bits I've picked up from amigurumi and cupcake patterns and came up with a pattern of my own. I have come across crochet macarons before but they always turned out so small and not... Continue Reading →
It's spring in Sydney and that means fresh strawberries, flowers and ice cold lemonade feature heavily in our weekends. Lottie is almost 3 and really into tea parties and role playing with food. I have to check the grill for plastic donuts before putting on dinner! I used HappyBerry Crochet's wonderful pattern to create this... Continue Reading →
I've been wanting to try this pattern for a while and now that I've gotten into it I don't know what intimidated me so much about it! I followed The Crochet Crowd's fantastic pattern and it's coming together quick. Little Lottie thinks I'm making her a snowflake so I'll keep going in alternate blues in... Continue Reading →