Gretchen is a mosaic crochet blanket.
Everyday of our lives should be magic. No illness, hunger, wars, only love. Just like John Lennon so well said in his «Imagine» song. Mandalas have a healing power, maybe because they are colourful or just because they are round. Have you ever seen a square mandala? I think I haven't. Make Everyday Magical is… Continue reading Make Everyday Magical – New Pattern
Yeah, my Knitcrate box have just arrived. This month it contains two shinning skeins of a sport yarn, with 300 yards each. It is a mix of 70% superwash merino, 20% nylon and 10% stellina. You can join KnitCrate monthly subscriptions to: - get wonderful hand-dyed yarn, every month, delievered to your door - get… Continue reading Knitcrate – Great Yarn for less
Presenting you my new pattern... Indra Wrap. It is a scarf/wrap pattern that I worked out using a Ice Yarns Cakes Cotton Fine. You can find this pattern in my Etsy, Ravelry and Love Crafts shops. This is a very relaxing pattern that works really fast. It can be easily adjusted in case you want… Continue reading Indra Wrap – new pattern
“Desert Flower” afghan square is a free pattern, designed for Friends Around The World Crochet A Long 2020 (FATW5), available in Ravelry. I am so honoured to be invited to design two squares for this year edition and be part of this CAL. “Desert Flower” is my first square. Desert Flower Square Square is available… Continue reading Desert Flower Square – FATW5 CAL
Cosy Crochet Blankets to Snuggle Under book is starting to arrive to so many people. I feel so honoured with all your purchases and your kind words. Hope this book can cheer you up in this hard times due to the Corona Virus Epidemic. Staying home is the best we can due to stay safe… Continue reading Sneak Peeks
Hooray! I have excitiiiing news!!! My first crochet book - Cosy Crochet Blankets to Snuggle Under - has been printed and is now on pre-sale. PRE-ORDER Saying I am proud is not enough to describe how I feel about this book. I had worked so hard during the last year but I also had so… Continue reading Presale Open!!!
The Four Seasons Mandala keep popping on my IG feed and also on FB. Thank you so much for all your love and support. Gea Zoer was very kind and translated the pattern to dutch. So, it is now more easy to all dutch fellows to follow and make this mandala. Thanks Gea. (@het_kleurige_haakhuis) 🌷… Continue reading The Four Seasons Mandala – Dutch version
And the CAL comes to the end... It had been 3 marvellous days with so many beautiful The Four Seasons Mandalas. I will miss it, for sure. To all of you that joined a big THANK YOU. ❤️ So, here is the last part of The Four Seasons Mandala. My favourite one. 😉 Check… Continue reading The Four Seasons Mandala CAL – third part
Good Morning to all of you What a lovely day I had yesterday seing all your beautiful The Four Seasons Mandala babies. So many great ideas and colours. I wonder if you will leave your mandala just as a mandala or you will be using it to some more specific decorations. Some ladies already told… Continue reading The Four Seasons Mandala CAL – second part