Category Archives: crochet

Vintage Earrings inspire Freeform Crochet Bag….

Earlier this year (Feb 2017) I was contacted, through Etsy, by a lovely lady who asked me if I’d be willing to create a freeform handbag for her incorporating her collection of vintage earrings. As a rule, I don’t usually … Continue reading

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Maleny Knitfest 2017… a great success…

How lucky were we to have had the best 2 Queensland winter days for the Knitfest… you couldn’t have asked for better. So many fibre enthusiasts came to enjoy all that Knitfest had to offer: presenters had wonderful, interesting trade … Continue reading

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3 Crochet Ponchos & a Circular vest – using up large amounts of left-over yarn…

I simply love yarn; the rush you get when you find a new one. How colour and/or texture floods the mind & inspirations just flows in. As a rule, when I’m in the process of purchasing yarn, in the back … Continue reading

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Little Dots Rug (Afghan) Crochet Pattern….

It’s been a long while since I’ve posted anything new, 2016 being such a stressful year but I’m determined that 2017 will be a happy, productive & creative time again. This little pattern has been in the pipe-line for ages & I’ve finally put … Continue reading

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Cup of Tea, Anyone? Crochet Tea Cosies with a difference….

I have to confess that, over the years of working with yarn, I’ve been a bit of a Tea Cosy snob & had little inclination to create, what I thought were rather outdated items. Who would even want them? However, … Continue reading

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