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Christmas is coming – Time for a crochet pattern sale…..

With Christmas rapidly approaching I’ve decided to have a little pre-Christmas sale over on my Etsy shop where you can now get 40% off all patterns on there until the 30th November. https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/HookStitchSew

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Patreon – Starting a new crochet adventure……

Over the past few months I have been working away on something crochet related and now its all up and running I can finally share it! http://www.patreon.com/hookstitchsew I have decided to set up a Patreon page which will contain exclusive content including: Behind the scenesExclusive posts of works in progress, materials, and tipsFree crochet Monthly… Continue reading Patreon – Starting a new crochet adventure……

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Time for a crochet pattern sale…..

Summer is starting to come to an end and I have decided that with the prospect of winter approaching it was time for a sale over on my Etsy shop. So from today until the 30th September you can get 30% off all my patterns over on my Etsy shop. https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/HookStitchSew

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Another flurry into corner to corner crochet with these Minecraft Creeper and Ghast storage cases

     Following my first successful attempt at corner to corner crochet with my corner to corner hearts blanket I decided to venture back and try something else.  I have had an idea for some crochet storage cases for a while now and combined with my like for making things Minecraft related I decided to… Continue reading Another flurry into corner to corner crochet with these Minecraft Creeper and Ghast storage cases

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A year in stitches weeks 13-17

How can we be in May already, it doesn't seem two minutes since it was the start of January and I was just getting started on this year in stitches journey. Here's a little update on what's been going on over the last 5 weeks (weeks 13-17). Week 13: saw the completion of the tulips… Continue reading A year in stitches weeks 13-17

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Crochet Granny cal18 comes to an end – finished just in time!

I've been working on a crochet granny along over the last 6 weeks by Zeens and Roger https://zeensandroger.wordpress.com/2018/01/17/granny-is-a-go-go-a-crochet-along/ It's been great fun getting all the granny squares made for this - I was a bit worried I would be tight on time for getting them all finished but I managed to get them all made… Continue reading Crochet Granny cal18 comes to an end – finished just in time!

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Week 5 of a year of stitches

Week 5 already! It's been rainy and windy this week so I've added in some more rain and some wind, snow is meant to be on its way so think more snow will be appearing by next week!

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Sneaking in a little crafty cross stitch sampler

I managed to get all my Christmas makes completed in plenty of time this year (yey!) which meant I had time to fit in a sneaky make for myself before starting up again with other makes. This cross stitch project I have been wanting to make for sometime but previously haven't found the time to… Continue reading Sneaking in a little crafty cross stitch sampler

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Cable tidy roll Tutorial – perfect christmas gift make

I made this cable tidy roll tutorial for the Craft Cotton Company using their gorgeous Grayson Fat quarter set.  Perfect for keeping all those unruly cables untangled and in one place so you wont loose any.  This would make an ideal Christmas present for anyone who has lots of cables which like tying themselves together!… Continue reading Cable tidy roll Tutorial – perfect christmas gift make

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Make your own circus of puffins with this crochet hooded puffin blanket pattern

  Ive been working on a few more crochet hooded blanket patterns over the last few months and there are bits of different animals and birds gathering up in my craft basket and starting to overflow all over the place!. In an attempt to reduce the crammed conditions in the craft basket I have managed… Continue reading Make your own circus of puffins with this crochet hooded puffin blanket pattern