Sewing In Ends Of Crochet Projects

I often get asked how I weave in my ends and what is the best way to sew in ends of crocheted projects so that they don’t come undone or look messy. I’ve put together this post to… Read More

New 4 Week Learn To Crochet Course – 19th January – 9th February 2019

Do you want to learn to crochet? I am running a new beginner’s course at the Riverhouse Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames starting January 2019. This course is for you if : You have never crocheted before. You have… Read More

Granny Stitch Crochet Border & Join for Three Round Solid Squares

Granny Stitch Border & Join As You Go For Full Motifs (US Crochet Terminology) For the “Three Round Solid Granny Square” As per my Blue Buoy Blanket, here I’m using the classic 3 double crochet granny cluster stitch… 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. This is useful for filling in the edge spaces or gaps if you’re using the main motif at a 45 degree angle…. 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