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 […]
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.
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.
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, […]
Spring is almost edging its way upward from the south. The wind carries with it the scent of soil and the hesitant emergence of spring growth. Last Saturday, I walked along the river and found puddles of snowdrops littering the ground. Bird song filled the air with Mr Blackbird singing to the ladies much louder […]