DESIGN

Design has always fascinated me. Designing crochet patterns in particular is very rewarding. From the initial concept to the finished crochet pattern, every step along the way is thoroughly engaging.

WRITE

I have four crochet pattern books published which are available in America and Britain and have been translated into 9 other languages. See my book page for more information.

MAKE

My independent crochet pattern designs are all available here. Keep popping back to my site because I’m steadily adding more patterns to my collection.

ric rac blanket for deramores

Ric Rac Blanket for Deramores

My latest design is a deliciously easy crochet blanket.  Ric Rac Blanket for Deramores is a row-by-row design just perfect for beginners or as a ‘chewing gum’ project for pros.  The pattern is exclusive to Deramores where you can purchase the pattern on their website. The pattern is easy to remember and uses cluster stitches to […]

meet me in crochet now magazine

Meet Me in Crochet Now magazine!

Oh crumbs – I’m excited.  You can meet me in Crochet Now magazine!  The lovely folks at Crochet Now asked me to write a designer sketchbook containing a little bit about me and how I approached designing for my latest book! I struggled and screwed up my face, huffed and puffed, but managed to write […]

Replica Granny Blanket

My latest project is a replica granny blanket. Way back in the deep, depths of time I designed and made a granny square blanket – see it here.  After moving house twice I lost the notes so couldn’t publish the pattern.  All I have is the layout plan but no yarn or yardage information. Then, […]

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