Crochet Catch Up

Well it’s been a hot minute since I last posted and how the world has changed in that time. We’ve been in lockdown since late March in the UK but slowly things are opening back up and we’re allowed a bit more freedom. I’m in a very lucky position in that my family and I … Continue reading Crochet Catch Up

Trip to TOFT HQ

A few weeks a go I finally got the chance to visit the TOFT HQ in Warwickshire. Mum and I had planned a day out to visit Warwick Castle and after doing a little Google Maps checking, I found out it was only half an hour from Warwick Castle to the TOFT HQ. And so, … Continue reading Trip to TOFT HQ

Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn CAL by Lucy Croft – My Blanket is Complete!

And here it is, my first ever completed crochet blanket! It feels quite momentous for me as it’s both the longest and the biggest crochet project I’ve worked on since I started crocheting. As I mentioned a number of my previous posts about this CAL, I was very worried about my varying tension. I thought … Continue reading Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn CAL by Lucy Croft – My Blanket is Complete!

Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn Blanket CAL – the final part!

And the final part of my Simply Crochet Blanket is complete! Part 12 from Issue 78 of Simply Crochet is a cute little bobble stitch square in Scheepjes Stone Washed XL in Rhodochrosite (875) and Tourmaline (876). I do love me a bobble stitch so I really enjoyed making this part and again there were … Continue reading Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn Blanket CAL – the final part!

Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn Blanket CAL – Part 11

Huzzah! Another part completed! Part 11 from Issue 77 of Simply Crochet forms a basketweave pattern using Scheepjes Stone Washed XL in Coral (856). This part was so quick and easy and only involved weaving in two ends at the start and finish which was amazing! My tension was actually pretty good on this one … Continue reading Simply Crochet Hook ‘n’ Learn Blanket CAL – Part 11