No I haven’t made 100 snowflakes but a few weeks ago I saw this book in a bookshop Now I’ve worked up a few snowflake patterns myself but there is no way I would have time to create 100 different ones. The snowflakes in this book are all proper snowflakes with six sides and they… Read More 100 snowflakes
Before we get on to the bed socks – here is what greeted me out of the bedroom window when I got up this morning. And although you can’t see it, the snow was still falling but very finely. Definitely bed sock weather! But now for my tale. Maybe as much as ten years ago,… Read More Blue bed socks
Well not as much as I might have hoped as I have been suffering from a cold. “The cold that thinks it’s flu” as I have dubbed it. It started with a cough! Now what cold STARTS with a cough? Moved onto fever and then when the fever broke and you felt much better and… Read More What did I do over Christmas?
As I promised on Thursday here is the item for which I made the snowflakes and the angel:- And this is how I made it. I was going to buy one of those polystyrene rings that you can buy in craft shops but then a few days ago I found an odd piece of pipe… Read More Snowflake wreath
The action I mean is making things for Christmas. I have not made any more squares this week because I have been wanting to get on with other things. I have been making these that I showed you on Monday – HERE * * * * * PRESENTS No picture for these 🙂 * * … Read More CAL 43-45 Lost in action!
Ever since I made these for my Giveaway I have been obsessed with making more snowflakes and this time instead of Really Easy snowflakes I offer you some Easy Real snowflakes or at least as close to the real things as I can get. I think maybe I must be a bit crazy, not only… Read More Obsession
Well I liked the alliteration and there are five free things for one of my now fifty plus followers. Some people call them Giveaways (as I will) some Competitions, but this is something I have been preparing for, as those who have been following me longest will know. So what are the conditions for entry?… Read More Fifty Follower Free-for-all?
There are many incredibly delicate and complex crochet snowflakes but I had problems even with ones that I thought looked simpler so here are my Really Easy Snowflakes Patterns. * * * * * If you don’t mind spending a bit of money you could check out my “Real… Read More Really Easy Snowflake Patterns
Two or three days ago I decided to make a start on my fourth item for the giveaway. One of the things ‘I am crazy about’ that I haven’t yet shared with you in any of my posts is snowflakes. For some time now I have wanted to try and crochet some snowflakes, so I… Read More Maybe I should just stick to knitting!