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.
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
start all enthused about the latest project and as it drags on the enthusiasm wanes.
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.
Fast to knit and no seaming, due to the special cast off at the end. These fingerless mittens can be knitted in your favourite house or team colours! The garter stitch is very stretchy and hugs the hand, so these will fit a wide size range. Yarn: 8 ply yarn 50 grams of two colours,… Continue reading Knitted Fingerless House Mitts