Crochet, How To's

How To: Crab Stitch/Reverse Single Crochet

This stitch is perfect for edging projects, and the added bonus to it looking great is it also makes the edges more study to making your projects last even longer. The stitch itself is a single crochet (sc) stitch, the only difference is you actually work it in the other direction and complete the stitches… Continue reading How To: Crab Stitch/Reverse Single Crochet

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Minecraft Block Series: Part 6 – Corner to Corner Emerald Ore Block

I started this emerald ore block alongside my previous magma block as I ran out of grey half way through making this! So while waiting to get some more I started and finished off the magma block! Once I got some more grey I got back to finishing the emerald ore block off, and I… Continue reading Minecraft Block Series: Part 6 – Corner to Corner Emerald Ore Block

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Minecraft Block series: Part 5 – Corner to Corner Magma block

I can’t believe I’m on to block 5 already - I’ve kind of got a bit carried away and stopped all other projects while doing these! I might need to slow down a bit so I can finish off some of my other half completed projects. Following on from the Redstone Ore block is a… Continue reading Minecraft Block series: Part 5 – Corner to Corner Magma block

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When starting one project gives you another idea – Crochet Minecraft Block blanket

While making my first two corner to corner Minecraft blocks I was sat looking at all the side pieces laid out and that gave me another make idea (not that I really need any more WIPs on the go…), this idea was to make a Minecraft themed blanket to show the fronts of all the… Continue reading When starting one project gives you another idea – Crochet Minecraft Block blanket

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Minecraft Block Series: Part 4 – Corner to Corner Redstone Ore Block

Following on from my Diamond ore block I decided to keep with the ore theme and opted to make a redstone ore next!. This is quite similar to the diamond ore, but I think this and the diamond ore will look really good together. I have already got the next block started too - this… Continue reading Minecraft Block Series: Part 4 – Corner to Corner Redstone Ore Block

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Time for some sea adventures with a whale shark and a narwhal

I received some gorgeous blue themed fabrics from The Craft Cotton Company and the different shades of blues reminded me of the ocean so I decided to make something sea themed! The first two sea creatures that came to mind where a whale shark and a narwhal, and so that is what I went with!… Continue reading Time for some sea adventures with a whale shark and a narwhal

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Minecraft Block Series: Part 3 – Crochet Corner to Corner Diamond Ore Block

It started with a TNT block, followed by a chest - now its time for a diamond ore block! There are so many of these Minecraft blocks that I want to make - 3 down so far and a lot more to go, I have another idea to use the patterns for too - but… Continue reading Minecraft Block Series: Part 3 – Crochet Corner to Corner Diamond Ore Block

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Finally managed to get another project off the list! Among us corner to corner crochet

I’ve been trying to get through a few projects that have been in my to do list for ages - some have been half started and I’ve decided to try and get through some of those first before taking on new projects off the list! First up is an Among Us corner to corner make,… Continue reading Finally managed to get another project off the list! Among us corner to corner crochet

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Minecraft Block series: Part 2 – crochet Minecraft Chest block

Its time for another Minecraft block make! Following on from my TNT block the next on my list was a chest, this one has a lot less colour changes than the TNT block which is always a bonus!. This block is the same size as the previous (17x17x17cm) and also uses half treble(UK)/half double(US) corner… Continue reading Minecraft Block series: Part 2 – crochet Minecraft Chest block

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How To: Half Treble(UK)/Half Double(US) Corner To Corner Crochet

Following on from a few queries on my Minecraft TNT block make and the use of Half Treble(UK)/Half Double(US) Corner To Corner Crochet to make it I decided to put together a little 'how to' on completing a project using Half Treble(UK)/Half Double(US) Corner To Corner Crochet. Row 1: ch5 (picture 1), htr(UK)/hdc(US) into 3rd… Continue reading How To: Half Treble(UK)/Half Double(US) Corner To Corner Crochet