Time flies when you’re crocheting!

I don’t know what happened, I had the best of intentions when I started the blog, but then I found myself working on magazine commissions which I can’t share details […]

Crochet Now! Atomic Spring Shawl

Atomic Spring Shawl is my first magazine pattern! You’ll find it in Crochet Now Issue 14 and once the rights revert back to me I’ll make it available on ravelry. […]

Spring Shawl with angel wings

Say hello to Lozza, a bright, fun deep “angel wings” cotton shawl for Spring and Summer. This was such a fun pattern to make, from choosing the Paintbox Simply Cotton […]

5 Favourite Things Wrap AND Blanket pattern

The inspiration for the wrap was my son’s girlfriend before Christmas. Sadly ex-girlfriend now! I say sadly but apparently it was mutual and they are still watching Breaking Bad together. […]

Free crochet pattern for asymmetrical scarf

One Skein Cordelia Scarf Free Pattern

This design creates a sleek modern asymmetrical scarf from one skein of fingering weight sock yarn. The pattern is mainly a 12 row repeat so you can use more yarn for […]

Jewels in the Sea baby blanket

Jewels in the Sea is a beginner-friendly fun and vibrant baby blanket in two sizes. This blanket is one of my most favourite makes. I made a smaller version for […]

Hand dyed yarn, yes please

Or “why should knitters have all the good yarn?” You can’t help but love and admire hand dyed and hand painted yarn with it’s amazing speckles, gradients, colour changes and […]

Winter Flowers Poncho

I wanted to make my teen daughter something very special for Christmas. She already has blankets, shawls and toys. She loves being cosy (who doesn’t!) so I went for a […]

Winter Mandala free pattern

AKA Snowy Festive Mandala, Gingerbread and Candy Canes Mandala, Pastel Festive Mandala. This pattern is worked in the round all on the right side. Pattern written in UK terms with […]

Gingerbread and Candy Canes Crochet Mandala 

A crochet mandala is a fun way to be creative with colour and experiment with  interesting stitch combinations. I have used cotton yarn from Three Bears Yarn in aran (light […]