Stuff I’d Forgotten All About!

Today, finding myself daunted by a mound of tangled wool and mixed up projects, I decided to have a tidy up and sort out.  Well, well, I found some things I’d completely forgotten about.  I found a knitted cardigan I had almost finished (I had to frog it unfortunately, it was far too big), a […]

Pink, Pink, Pink!!!

I tend to steer clear of pink usually but I seem to have gone pink crazy in the last week.  I think it could be that I’m longing for spring flowers.  The crocuses have appeared but I’m desperate for Daffs and Tulips.  I’ve been working on three projects that all have pink in them and […]

Granny Blanket Finished!

Well, here is the other blanket I have been working on for the last week.  I’ve had a nightmare taking photographs this morning, the sun is very strong and my camera can’t cope with the contrast.  Anyway, here are some snaps… I’ve used the Granny Square pattern that I blogged a couple of months ago. […]

Field of Flowers Crochet Throw

I’ve been busy, busy this week working on three different blankets.  I haven’t had time to write out any of my designs or sort out the big mess that is my wool stash! I’ve completed a single blanket for Cumbrian Country Crafts.  The colours are gorgeous – I wish I had time to make one […]

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Babette Baby Blanket

I’ve just finished a baby blanket that I’ve been working on for months.  It’s been my “something to do while I think of something to do” project so has taken me a long time to complete.  It’s made with different sized squares in bright colours The pattern is inspired by the Babette Blanket by Kathy […]

Free Crochet Star Pattern

Get your hooks out for my free crochet star pattern.  Great for Christmas and, well, any time of year.  Fill your world with pretty crochet stars with this easy pattern. This pattern uses US terminology. Things You’ll Need: Yarn: Light Worsted / DK weight.  Any yarn type will do nicely but cottons are really good at […]

Snow, Bread, Milk and Gloves

Well, here at Weavers Cottage, the snow has begun to fall.  In true British fashion, I have to confess, the urge to go out and unnecessarily buy bread and milk is quite strong! The cold, snowy weather has made me think of warm, woollen accessories.  I have three balls of wool I got at a […]

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