Crochet, Patterns

Bring more crochet out into the garden with some crochet seed labels

I always find that the names on the labels I use when planting seeds disappears and for a while it ends up a guessing game of what I planted! I decided it was time to bring some more crochet outside and thought why not combine this with my label issues. The out come of this… Continue reading Bring more crochet out into the garden with some crochet seed labels

Crochet, Patterns

Hopping it’s way out through the tangled balls of wool is a cute crochet rabbit

After making my fabric rabbits I decided I wanted to try making a crochet version - however, other projects have got in the way and the idea has been on hold for a little while! Now the idea has finally been completed and the result is a little (and very cute) triangular rabbit! It is… Continue reading Hopping it’s way out through the tangled balls of wool is a cute crochet rabbit

Patterns, Sewing

The number of rabbits hopping out of my craft pile is rapidly multiplying….next up a rabbit tie corner basket!

I received some gorgeous Peter Rabbit fabric from The Craft Cotton Company and knew I wanted to do something that featured rabbit ears and would be good for storing things at Easter. With this in mind I came up with an idea for a tie corner basket which would be great for keeping all those… Continue reading The number of rabbits hopping out of my craft pile is rapidly multiplying….next up a rabbit tie corner basket!

Craft, Patterns, Sewing

Happily hopping out of the sewing pile are some rather cute Easter Rabbits

I wasn't too sure whether I would have enough time to get all the Easter makes I wanted made in time this year, but despite my initial worries I am slowly starting to make some progress on my 'to do' list so hopefully I will get most of them completed in time - the rest… Continue reading Happily hopping out of the sewing pile are some rather cute Easter Rabbits

Crochet, Patterns

Getting ready for Easter with some crochet Mini chick storage baskets

Easter is rapidly approaching and I still seem to have a ton of makes I was wanting to finish in time but don’t think I will get them all done - really need to stop starting so many projects! First completed is a mini chick storage basket, this is much smaller than my previous baskets… Continue reading Getting ready for Easter with some crochet Mini chick storage baskets

Crochet, Patterns

Squeezing in another love themed make with a crochet heart bookmark

February’s been full of love themed makes here and there’s one final one that I completely forgot to share - I got a little sidetracked with some other makes! This cute little bookmark is perfect for adding with a book as a gift and can be made in any colour combinations - I’ve got a… Continue reading Squeezing in another love themed make with a crochet heart bookmark

Crochet, Patterns

February means it’s time for some more love themed makes – a crochet heart storage basket is the first out the craft bag

I always start the year with lots of heart themed makes and following on from my woven heart cushion the heart theme continues with a heart detail crochet storage basket! This is great for gifting although I’ll be keeping this one for myself (might have to make another for a gift!). The pattern for this… Continue reading February means it’s time for some more love themed makes – a crochet heart storage basket is the first out the craft bag

Cushions, Patterns, Sewing

This monster reading cushion is perfect for keeping a close eye (or two or maybe even three!) on your books!

I wanted to make a reading cushion and wanted a slightly different design, my eye then spotted the Cutest Little Monsters fat quarter set by The Craft Cotton Company and I knew I had to make a monster themed cushion! What I love about this cushion is you can use the base cushion pattern and… Continue reading This monster reading cushion is perfect for keeping a close eye (or two or maybe even three!) on your books!

Cushions, Patterns, Sewing

Woven love heart cushion tutorial

I wanted to make a heart themed cushion - but wanted something a little different than normal, and after a bit of thinking and a few sketches of ideas I decided I wanted to try and do a woven heart appliqué cushion. I wasn’t too sure whether it would work as it’s been a long… Continue reading Woven love heart cushion tutorial

Christmas, Crochet, Patterns

Last make of the year finally completed – with a little time to spare too, trotting out is a crochet Rudolph reindeer cushion!

I decided not to take on as many Christmas makes this year as the last few years have been a disaster with trying to get everything completed on time and I end up still working on Christmas Eve!. Even though I cut back significantly I have been starting to get a bit worried that I… Continue reading Last make of the year finally completed – with a little time to spare too, trotting out is a crochet Rudolph reindeer cushion!