Just a quickie before I head off to the warmer climate of Tenerife for a week woo! Progress is being made on the blanket, but it’s a bit slow due to pressures from the day job. Getting there though and looking forward to the next instalment of the pattern, due on the 24th September. It’s… Continue reading Blanket update
Phew, another busy month for me! It doesn’t feel like I got much finished, but I think I’ve made good progress on some projects. MCAL Victorian Lattice Getting there! Ideally by now I’d have 8 of the half-squares (on the right) and 4 quarter-squares (for the corners) but I’m a little behind. The next instalment… Continue reading The Month In Review – August
Here we go! I’ve definitely been getting my crochet on lately. All thirteen Victorian lattice squares complete, despite the major crochet learning curve along the way: Hooray! Most excitingly, I got them all finished before the second part of the pattern was released! This never happens *pats self on back*. I’m loving the Katia Azteca… Continue reading MCAL Update
Oops. So I realised today I’ve been crocheting incorrectly. I had misunderstood the structure of creating the crochet stitch, and I’ve been picking up the wrong loop on my following rounds. Not a huge problem for the things I’ve made so far and at least I’ve been consistent! I was picking up the loop ahead… Continue reading Fundamental errors!
I was sitting in bed yesterday morning, very relaxed drinking my coffee, thinking how much free time I have and how I’m so close to completing all my WIPs, that wouldn’t it be nice to have a new project that can trundle along nicely in said free moments with no deadline? WRONG!! I was sitting… Continue reading #mysterysquare2014