Crochet, Patterns

Bee Mine Crochet Beanie

Thank you to Amy and Tania who test crocheted! I am grateful. I'm always blown away by the generosity of testers who do this for little more than a thank you. They spend hours working though others work, giving feedback, using their own time and yarn. Such lovely generosity and giving to our fibre world.… Continue reading Bee Mine Crochet Beanie

Crochet, Patterns

Scrub-a-Bub washcloth/ dishcloth

The texture of this washcloth makes it perfect for scrubbing little ones clean, lovely and soft in  Heirloom 8ply Cotton or a little sturdier in Fiddlesticks Finch 10ply cotton, for washing the dishes. To save time you could always wash the baby and the dishes at the same time! (JOKE! Please don’t) ***Australian/ UK Terms***… Continue reading Scrub-a-Bub washcloth/ dishcloth

Crochet, Patterns, reflections

Crochet Daisy Dishcloths

Made in Australia, isn’t something I see as much as I’d like on yarn bands. The gorgeous cotton I used in these dishcloths comes from the mills at Bendigo. It’s soft to work with and unmercerised, making it lovely and absorbent for cloths. Many of the cottons coming into the shop are made in China,… Continue reading Crochet Daisy Dishcloths

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