So the squares haven’t really made a come back yet. I am a lot behind. Ugh. I did attempt my first c2c graphgan. I made the first square from Sarah Zimmerman’s learn c2c class on Annie’s Catalog. It’s a baby blanket. The first square is a lion. Super cute and super easy. I have all…… Continue reading Teddy bear lovey and a lion.
I found a crochet group on Facebook called Learn Amigurumi Crochet with us! So obviously I had to join for a nosey. I love amigurumi. Its how I learned to crochet. I started their CAL rooster today. It’s a tiny part every day for a week. The pattern is here With Love Feli – Rooster pattern. My rooster…… Continue reading Crochet along amigurumi
My arms hurts, my legs hurt, my back hurts, it all hurts everywhere. Thank you stupid New Years resolution to get fit with the aim of running the Great North Run in September. I know it will get better as I get fitter (I vaguely remember a time in my life where I could run…… Continue reading Everwhere hurts.
I’d never made a solid granny square before today. So Easy! and quick, I think you could make loads and have a blanket made up quite fast with these if you wanted too. I followed the written pattern Fiberfluxblog.com but there are loads of patterns for this type of square online.
I have a friend who loves owls, I was thinking about her this morning which is how I came to choose this square as day 5’s granny square. I followed this OWL SQUARE VIDEO only I decided to crochet the eyes too rather than using the plastic ones like the video. I dont think googly eyes would be a…… Continue reading Day 5 of 365
Today I had a go at doing a starburst square using this Happy Berry Starburst video. The wool I used was a bit thinner than in the video but it turned out ok I think. It didnt take too long either.
Hey back again! Just finished day three of the 365 days of granny squares. My little boy chose the pattern and the colours. He says its called Groovy Man Square (he is a very odd 5-year-old) The pattern is sort of the Happy Berry Crochet – spiral granny square only after I finished the spiral…… Continue reading Groovy granny day 3 of 365
Day 2 otherwise known as I should follow a pattern not just wing it. I saw the picture of the square I wanted to do on Yarntopia but it was without a written pattern. The internet decided to fail me making watching the YouTube video next to impossible so I thought I would have a…… Continue reading Day two of Year of the Granny square.