skip to Main Content

Blog

Read a variety of blog posts on updates and hints…

Natural Dyes, Collaboration and Story Telling

Do you find the subject of natural dyeing fascinating - but also a little strange and mysterious? Unlike the neat little sachets of Dylon they seem to hold a strange alchemy requiring  specialist knowledge that can only be gained through…

On Freedom Fighters, Peace Keepers and Crochet Berets.

The Beret. Yes, I know it's a bit of a fashion cliché - but sometimes I rather like clichés. They have a certain old fashioned charm to them that can make a refreshing change to the politicised spin that's constantly…

From Movie Star Planet Back Down to Earth

Help! I think my daughter has been abducted by aliens! What 21st century parent isn’t wearily familiar with the addictive nature of online games for children? Having finally come to terms with a family members minecraft addiction, another seems to…

Choosing Colours for the Trellis Poncho CAL: 4 Things You Can Do To Make the Right Decision.

If you'd like to join me for The Real Life or the Online Trellis Poncho CAL this Autumn your first challenge is deciding on colours! We've all been there at the beginning of a new project. You're so excited as…

A Crochet Poncho, UFO’s and the Zeigarnik Effect

I have this thing about endings. I just can't bear messy endings and unresolved issues. UFO's, or Unfinished Objects, haunt me with their incomplete and unformed shapes, and loose ends have to be tied or I think about them incessantly.…

Folklore Shawl Crochet-Along

"Creativity is contagious, pass it on."     Albert Einstein                                 Earlier this year I was delighted to run another 'real life' crochet-along at Norfolk Yarn in the Lanes, Norwich. Over the course of 3 months we met up to…

Newsletter Signup
Website by
Emedias - Wordpress Design & Hosting
Back To Top