Well, not quite all of the "alongs", but I've been partaking in a few. First up was the Rohn Strong September Sock CAL on facebook from the 1st of September to the end of Sept. Using some stashed Drops Fabel, I got going and it was looking quite like I'd complete in time and then … Continue reading Let’s do all the “alongs”
It's been awhile! Whilst I prepare a larger post about all the things, enjoy this picture of Yoda. I treated myself to the Lucy Collin Star Wars set a while back and decided to hook this little cutey up for The Cozy Cottage Crochet's Nerd Along. Yoda - Ravelry Project Page
Clearly not content with just crocheting, I began learning to dye yarn at the start of 2018. About a year ago I stumbled across the fantastic youtube channel ChemKnits Tutorials, where the host Rebecca (great name btw!) experiments with dyeing yarns with food colouring and kool-aid in all sorts of amazing ways. Being relatively new … Continue reading I Dyed…
That's me that is. I start these things with the intention of keeping up with them, and then life (and/or: crochet) just gets in the way of all of that. Perhaps I'm just not cut out for prolific blogging. Anyhoo, let's catch up. I've been watching all sorts of podcasts, since I last posted here, … Continue reading A very lazy blogger…
I've recently discovered crochet podcasts... or is it vlogcasts? Anywho, my usual go-to is Netflix whilst hooking away of an eve, but sometimes that can be a little taxing, as I don't want to miss vital bits of my show or mess up with the row or stitch counts, or using the wrong stitch (more … Continue reading Podcasts and Progress
This will be where I submit WIP's ("work in progress" for those that are wondering) that haven't actually progressed in a long while. I'm hoping that the act of publicly shaming and outing myself as a slacker will spur me on to finishing the published items. Without any further to-do, may I introduce my first … Continue reading My gallery of shame
I have seen this question asked a few times on facebook groups and other online gatherings of crochet addicts. I am only 2 years into my adventure, so still very much learning (although let's be honest, do we ever stop learning?) and have not yet been able to put to words 'why' exactly. Maybe I … Continue reading Why do I crochet?