Dishcloth crochet kit in a box with bright pink yarn

Hot Pink Dishcloth Crochet Kit

In January a couple of years ago – pre-pandemic – I offered a limited edition dishcloth crochet kit with hot pink yarn. Perfect for the grey early days of the year when we all need a little pick-me-up and bright colours are such a tonic. I think if anything we now have more need than ever for a little cheer whilst doing the washing up, so I have sourced some more of this fabulous colour yarn for Spring 2022.

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Zig-Zag Crochet Blanket

2022 is going to be a year where I’m going to try to crochet more for myself and my family. As a crochet designer, I love the design process: solving problems, working out the best way to achieve something. But it’s also very satisfying sometimes to enjoy some mindless, rhythmical crochet, long stretches of repetitive stitches with no counting.

I had the best time last year making a Scrap Yarn crochet blanket that is now known in our family as The Frankenblanket, after the ball of yarn I made for it was called The Frankenball. Since we are all also freezing in our cold house and more blankets will be gratefully received, I made a plan to use up some more odd balls I have in another lap blanket.

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