A Weekend of Small Projects

Another lovely long weekend with lots of socialising with great friends, meeting and cuddling babies and, of course, a little crafting. My papercraft flowers, from an earliest post, have been sat forlornly on the sideboard (and coming apart at the joints!) for some weeks. I had been wondering what to do with them and turned … Continue reading A Weekend of Small Projects

Easter Weekend Crochet

There's nothing better than a long weekend. With little planned, other than a trip to Anfield, and with my husband working for half of it I had plenty of time to get the wool back out and learn some new crochet skills. Having so far only made granny squares and flowers I decided I wanted … Continue reading Easter Weekend Crochet


A few months ago a purchased a crochet book advertised as for beginners aged 7 and up. Perfect, or so I thought. I expected to pick it up and be able to come up with marvellous creations at once. This was definitely not the case. Although it explained each stitch in a reasonable manner it … Continue reading Crochet