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| January 25, 2011

So, scarf completed and donated to a worthy recipient – someone saw it and asked if they could have it, so, have it they have

New plans

| January 20, 2011

I have been asked to make a couple of things. They are still in the design phase. This is a scarf, likely to end up around 40cm by 3m.. yes.. that was the size they want! Background colour is to be decided, as is the size. At the moment thats around lap blanket size. So, […]


| January 16, 2011

I had 2 balls of wool, proper wool, so I started a scarf. I’m about half way through.

Crochet Master Class

| January 13, 2011

I got this book. Do NOT waste your money on it Theres 190 pages, lots of pictures of stuff other people did, but only about 18 things to do, and none of them the nice ones as shown as examples. In short, it sounds like there should be so  much information but, for the most […]

interlocking attempt 2

| January 10, 2011

So. I had another go. I got the pattern I tried for this time. I also didn’t start the way they said. But I wove the yellow in and out of the red which gives a much nicer start in my opinion. Again. Sorry for the phone camera pictures. Its easier and quicker for little […]

interlocking crochet

| January 9, 2011

So. I have to say. I didn’t do the pattern I was trying to do. It sounded simple on paper. But this wasn’t it. I can however see roughly where I went wrong. It was supposed to be a zigzag, this is actually a variant on one called bargello, eg, I got it wrong. Will […]

What to do..

| January 8, 2011

So, now I have finished sewing the ends in Petey’s blanket, I wonder what to make next. I did get me this   Which is a book about doublesided blankets, the premise is simple enough. May have to give it a go.

Peteys Blanket–6th Jan

| January 6, 2011

So, Ive been a bit lazy, Ive been trying to work out what border to do, so far, it has a thin edge of black to give it strength, I may add to it a little yet, but. All the main crochet is done, I have a gazillion ends to sew in (of course, sigh) […]

Petey’s Blanket as of 1st Jan 2011

| January 2, 2011

So, I didnt post yesterdays, well if you wish to imagine, I was half way through the union jack. So. Here it is as of midnight 2nd Jan, eg I took the photo like 1ms before midnight. I didnt trim this photo, it helps you with scale, theres Charlie posing in top left, a dog […]

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