• gathered-ruffle-neck-warmer
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    Crochet A Vintage Style Cowl

    In this easy step by step crochet tutorial I show you how to make this gorgeous gathered ruffle cowl neck warmer … my latest creation …. it really is quite simple to make but very effective and stylish. If you are new to crochet this tutorial is perfect for you too! There is also a pdf pattern for you to…

  • lacy-neck-shawl
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    How To Crochet A Lacy Neck Shawl

    In this easy step by step tutorial I show you how to make this gorgeous lacy necky shawl … my latest creation …. it really is quite simple to make but very effective and of course has that vintage style that I love … so very stylish. It is so versatile too and can be worn in different ways ….…

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    Crochet,  Tutorials,  Vlog

    How To Block Your Crochet Tutorial

    In this easy step by step tutorial I show you how to block your crochet projects so that they have the perfect finished result. I have two trusted methods, by steam and by water. I always think it’s best to block your crochet work as it gives it that professional result ….. it really is quite simple to do and…

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    12 Common Crochet Mistakes : My Illustrated Guide

    There are lots of mistakes that can be made in crochet but my 12 common crochet mistakes listed below should help you when starting out. I hope that they encourage you to continue with your crochet. If you follow my list below it should help you in avoiding these mistakes and make your crochet journey much more fun! If you’re…

  • crochet chain stitch
    Crochet,  Tutorials

    How To Crochet Chain Stitch and Slip Knot

    Crochet basic stitches for beginners Chain Stitch and Slip Knot …. Just uploaded my new tutorial, crochet basics for absolute beginners. In this video tutorial I am chatting about beginners crochet chain stitch and slip knot.  If you are new to crochet these are the very basic stitches that you will need to learn and master. Don’t be daunted though…

  • jam jar cover
    Crochet,  Tutorials

    Crochet Jam Jar Cover Step by Step Tutorial

    With only a few days left before the kids break up for the summer holidays I thought I would grab my yarn stash and make some cute jam jar covers……. I thought they would make perfect end of term gifts for teachers.  They only take a few hours to make and are great as stash buster projects too! If you…

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    Crochet Cuff and Necklace Vintage Inspired

    This week I have been working on these vintage inspired crochet cuff and necklace accessories……. my latest designs …. ‘Celeste’ Necklace and ‘Bibi’ Cuff Bracelet.  As usual I have to give all my designs old fashioned names and I think these suit them really well don’t you think? So simple really, but so effective and vintage inspired.  I have received…