I’ve been working on patterns for crochet blocks recently, so I thought I’d share my preferred method for joining crochet squares, which is a slip stitch method.
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 repetitiveRead more ⟶
This has been the most enjoyable crochet project I completed in some time! My scrap yarn crochet blanket has been perfect, stress free relaxation at every stage, and an end product that gives the family pleasure every day.
It’s finally finished! My seemingly never-ending crochet granny stripe blanket for Child No 1 (originally started in 2014!) is at last complete!
I am finally on the last few border rounds of my Granny Stripe Blanket!
Well, there’s no denying we’re well into August now, and my target date is looming! I was hoping the summer holidays, and the break from all the kids’ regular clubs would give me more time to crochet. The trouble is, although I’m crocheting more than usual, it’s not all on this blanket!
Without this blanket dashboard for my granny stripe blanket, there is no way I’d have made this much progress. It is totally the visual support I needed to keep me at it. My rate of progress has dropped a bit, but I’m still looking good to meet my September target I think. Read more ⟶
Time for an update on my granny stripe blanket!
I had a hiatus of a few days whilst waiting for more yarn to arrive, but I’m now crocheting away again regularly and my Blanket Dashboard is keeping me on track!
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 ofRead more ⟶