Twenty long, frustration-filled days later, and I have finally completed the pattern for the biggest square of my new project. Looking at it now, there’s one teeeensy adjustment I’m going to make when I work it up in the proper colours (it’s in among the lime-looking green) but it’s literally just omitting a stitch and … More Hurrah!
Part three of the Demelza CAL is now available! As before, the pattern has been released on the Pippin Crochet Club, and It’s All In A Nutshell has the video tutorial, but please also find links below. Part three – US terms – UK terms – Dutch – Spanish – Esther’s video Enjoy!
I have had a rather frustration ten days or so. I’ve ripped out much more than I’ve progressed! Nobody ever said pattern-writing was easy, and this week it’s been harder than I can ever remember – not helped by not being in a great state, health-wise. Fatigue and pain can make it rather hard to … More An exercise in frustration
Progress is definitely being made on the first square of my latest project. It’s about ten inches across now, and I’m slowly squaring it off. Did I mention my love affair with post stitches? The love affair is definitely continuing. Oh yes. Gotta love post stitches.
Part two of the Demelza CAL is now available! As before, the pattern has been released on the Pippin Crochet Club, and It’s All In A Nutshell has the video tutorial, but please also find links below. Part two – US terms – UK terms – Dutch – Spanish – Esther’s video Have fun!
The hair-pulling stage of crochet design has already begun. Oh yes. Today has been spent doing more ripping out than making progress. Which I expect at this stage! But it’s still frustrating. However, that said, I’m pretty pleased with how it’s going. I’m struggling with the sunflower petals – that long, thin shape is relatively … More Petal problems
I have finally finished my Mandala Madness, hurrah! No pics, sorry folks, it’s a Christmas present so I’m keeping it secret until after the recipient (hi Cyn!) opens it on Christmas Day. Buuuut…..finishing that blanket means I’m ready to embark on a new design! This is the part that is terribly exciting and makes me … More The adventure begins