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Back to serious things and new Granny Afghans

Dear All, It’s been a while I posted here. Time to come back to serious things, and to show you my last Granny Afghans. Patterns are getting ready, but, you know me… don’t be too impatient ūüôā   emailFacebookPinterestTumblrVKLinkedinStumbleUponTwitter Related posts: Working hard on Granny Square Afghans and leftovers Granny Flowery Triangle Hat Crocheted Granny…

Scallops Crochet Stole

Sweet Scallops Crochet Stole

Hello folks, Once upon a time, there were¬†8 balls of Legacy by James C. Brett¬†in “Heater” ¬†and I¬†was looking for inspiration online (in other words: looking for vintage crochet stitches) when I stumbled¬†on this… …¬†lacy scallops crochet scarf¬†by LionBrand… All I did was to add two more scallops¬†to the pattern, in order to make it…


How to make the Bullion Stitch (Crochet Tutorial)

I started using bullion stitch last year, during a frenzie of ” free form ” – it is¬†very attractive and and it’s less complicated¬†that it appears to be; dare try it ! It is absolutely¬†lovely¬†with¬†colored wools, and/or¬†on borders as here on headband which I¬†made for Sharon¬†in Dunedin. Here is how to make it: Wrap yarn…

Granny Shrug

Crocheted Granny Shrug

Hi¬†everybody ! I had a batch of chunky wool in my stash, that I used to crochet the Granny Shrug (original pattern available here) with a 5.50mm hook. I chose to make a few rounds in Front post and Back post double crochet for the trims,¬†and added 5 buttons to make it look like a…


Crocheted Poppies bag

Gidday everybody ! Summer in Nelson is inspiring. I hope you will like this purse (cotton + polyamide) embellished with poppies in silk and wool. A vintage button closes¬†it, and¬†I’ve sewn¬†Swarovski crystal beads in order to add some glam ūüôā   emailFacebookPinterestTumblrVKLinkedinStumbleUponTwitter Related posts: Moka Retro Hat and Gloves Granny Mittens: Winter’s garden Headbands obsession