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Look What I Made: Pink and Grey Triangle Baby Quilt

  I finished this quilt up last week, staying up way too late hand sewing the binding on. For some reason the binding is my favourite part of quilting. Besides choosing and buying fabrics, but that goes without saying doesn’t it? … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

I’m a girl on a mission at the moment. I’m on a self-imposed ban on starting new crochet projects until I finish the UFOs (unfinished objects) in my stash. This is following on from my self-imposed 10-day ban on crochet … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – “Fly a Kite” by October Afternoon for Riley Blake Quilt

Riley Blake produces some beautiful fabric ranges including Summer Song which I used for my first quilt and this one, called Fly a Kite. I love this fabric but I just noticed it’s been 10 months since I bought it. … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Crochet African Flowers

If you follow me on Instagram you’ll know this week I’ve been addicted to making a new-to-me pattern called African Flowers. I figured it is about time I stray from granny squares and ripples for a little while. I think I’ll make these … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Granny Square Blanket

Us crafters are a funny bunch. I’m yet to meet a crafty person who doesn’t have a half-finished project or six collecting dust. Why do we lose interest in projects we began so enthusiastically? Buying fabric and yarn is so … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Triangle Quilt

I’ve wanted to make a quilt of triangles since I stumbled upon the beautiful blanket Mette from Ungt Blod made. This was before I’d ever made a quilt, and to date I’ve still only made two. I’m not really into the old-school … Continue reading

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Work in Progess – Hodge Podge Blanket and Rainbow Granny Square Blanket

The Hodge Podge blanket – made entirely of scraps and leftover yarn from my stash. I wonder if any crochet lover ever gets to the bottom of their yarn stash. I’m guessing probably not. The rainbow granny square blanket – … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Rainbow Granny Square Blanket

Some projects I dive straight in to, without much planning or preparation. And then, half-way through I run out of yarn. Whoops. Fortunately I have about 23 other unfinished projects to work on while I wait for the postman to bring … Continue reading

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Work in Progress – Scrappy Crochet Blanket aka The Hodge Podge

The blanket know as The Hodge Podge continues. I still have plenty of yarn to use so I guess this blanket could turn out to my biggest one yet. It’s pretty cosy and just the right amount of ugly. I’m also … Continue reading

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How To Crochet a Large Granny Square (so it stays square)

If you know how to crochet then you likely know how to make a granny square. (If you don’t here’s a tutorial on how to make a granny square.) I’ve made small squares, medium-sized squares and a large granny square. However, I’ve always … Continue reading

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