Half Motif – Three Round Granny Square – Free Crochet Pattern

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Three Round Solid Granny Square Half Motif –  Crochet Pattern (US Crochet Terminology) This half square crochet pattern features in my Blue Buoy blanket pattern and it’s used to fill the edges and make the corners of the… Read More

Three Round Solid Granny Square – Free Crochet Pattern

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Three Round Solid Granny Square Full Motif –  Crochet Pattern (US Crochet Terminology) This simple crochet square is quick and easy to make and is a great foundation for many projects, including my Blue Buoy blanket, named after… Read More

Star Flower Crochet Motif – Basic Join

I’ve had a lot of interest in my Star Flower motif patterns, both the full and half motifs. I’m really sorry it’s taken me a while to get this post up, but at last here are the instructions… Read More

Explore Broomstick Crochet – 5 week course

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For our next project, we’ll be learning about “Broomstick Crochet”. This is a fun & easy technique that works up quickly. After the first couple of weeks you should have built up enough skills in the technique to… Read More

Rainbow Heirloom Little Square Crochet Motif – Free Pattern

I bought two bundles of Solo Light Minis by Rainbow Heirloom, on a whim when I saw them on Ysolda Teague’s website at the end of 2017. Although I love bright and cheerful colours, I tend to shy… Read More

Half Star Flower Crochet Motif – Free Pattern

I’ve put together the following instructions for a half motif of my “Star Flower” crochet block. As mentioned in my previous post, I’m using Debbie Bliss Luxury Silk DK in colour Sage (48008) with a 4mm crochet hook… Read More

Star Flower Crochet Motif – Free Pattern

My free Star Flower crochet motif is a relatively easy, four round pattern that I designed specifically to be economic with yarn. Hence the nice, open construction means I’m using less of my expensive yarn! I wanted to… Read More

Tunisian Crochet Entrelac – 5 week course

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Learn the various different methods of creating Tunisian Crochet Entrelac. This technique can seem complicated at first, but once you get the hang of it, it’s very satisfying! Duration: 5 weeks Dates: 19th February – 19th March 2018… Read More

Riverhouse Hookers 2017 – A Look Back

Learning and teaching new techniques in crochet gives me a sense of achievement and also brings me a great amount of satisfaction. I love hanging out twice a week with my students who, I like to think, have… Read More

New 4 Week Beginners Crochet Course – 29th April – 20th May 2017

I am running a new beginner’s course at the Riverhouse Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames starting after Easter 2017. This course is for you if : You have never crocheted before. You have crocheted in the past but are… Read More