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2. Small articles such as yarn or hooks used in crochet

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Pōhutukawa square

Pōhutukawa square

This week I'm releasing a new pattern - Pōhutukawa square. This pattern is for a 10" square inspired by the native pōhutukawa tree flowers. There a...
Kōwhai square pattern

Kōwhai square pattern

A couple of years ago, I was asked to design a square (or squares) for the Friends Around the World CAL celebrating the 3rd Anniversary of the CAL...
Yarn scrap challenge #7 - Kōwhai flower pattern

Yarn scrap challenge #7 - Kōwhai flower pattern

Introduction Today I am releasing two new patterns. The first is a paid pattern (my kōwhai square which you can purchase here) and the second is...
Serendipitous Strawberry Pattern is live

Serendipitous Strawberry Pattern is live

As we come in to spring here in Aotearoa, there are many flowers starting to bloom. However, it's still a little early for the strawberry plants in...
Finished FATW3 blankets

Finished FATW3 blankets

I finally finished off all of my FATW3 blankets a little while ago but it has taken a little while to get round to remembering to share the photos...
Crochet stitch challenge #7 - Primrose stitch

Crochet stitch challenge #7 - Primrose stitch

Introduction Welcome to my 7th self-imposed "stitch challenge". Since this stitch pattern requires 2 rows to create the "Primrose stitch", I though...