Granny Stripe Blanket Update

Granny Stripe Blanket Progress
Well, this just goes to show what you can accomplish when locked in a room for 16 hours!

Yesterday I was on duty as a poll clerk for local County Council elections. Very sadly, turnout was poor, which meant I had time to crochet. I could even have done more only I ran out of wool…

 

 

 

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Granny Stripe Blanket Dashboard

Granny Stripe Blanket ProgressI’ve decided I really need to knuckle down on the granny stripe blanket I’m crocheting for my eldest child. Our budget should allow for me to get the wool I need for now – bearing in mind this thing is (had better be) a genuine heirloom to last the kiddo a lifetime. But several of the colours I’m using are already discontinued, meaning if I leave it much longer I’m going to be in real trouble.

So, I’m taking my granny stripe blanket properly in hand and am going to Get On With It.

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Crochet Dreams Colouring Book – 2 days to go!

Drop Stitch Pattern in Crochet Dreams Colouring BookMy new crochet colouring book is perfect if you sometimes lack confidence choosing your yarn colours.

We are all in awe of the talented Lucy of Attic24’s colour sense, but if you’re like me, finally deciding on the perfect colour combination for a large project like a blanket can be a bit nerve-wracking!

Use your Crochet Dreams colouring book as your personal sounding board to experiment with colour choices: (more…)