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colour, Crochet, Education

Pop, Sizzle and Sing.

If you aren't brave enough, skilled enough or lack the time to design your own fabulous creations, the easiest way to put your own creative spirit into a piece is with colour.

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Crochet, Education, Patterns

Crochet – Corner to Corner Moss Stitch Dish Cloth

Dishclothes/ washcloths  make a great handmade gift for Christmas. Packaged with some locally made soaps from Sugar Shack Soaps For a more delicate wash cloth use a 4ply cotton (unmercerised) and a 3mm hook) Hook: 5mm Yarn: 10ply unmercerised cotton ( Finch, Sugar’n Cream) Gauge: Not necessary Abbreviations: dc - double crochet, sts - stitches, … Continue reading Crochet – Corner to Corner Moss Stitch Dish Cloth

Education, Knitting, reflections, Uncategorized

‘Making’ magic.

I make magic Transforming fibre into yarn and then with two sticks; a hook or a loom into wearable items, toys, cloth, hats and countless other items, is an amazing thing to do. In days gone by makers were thought to have special gifts that turned fibre into cloth. They were seen to have special knowledge.… Continue reading ‘Making’ magic.