Nessies Notions

Notion:1. A belief or idea

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

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Yarn scrap challenge #10 - mosaic doll blanket

Yarn scrap challenge #10 - mosaic doll blanket

Introduction Welcome to my 10th yarn scrap challenge. This week I thought I would try using up a series of small lengths of cotton yarn in 3 colour...
Stitch challenge 11 - overlay mosaic crochet

Stitch challenge 11 - overlay mosaic crochet

Welcome to my 11th self-imposed stitch challenge. This week I am tackling overlay mosaic crochet. However, this technique is not just a single stit...
Overlay mosaic crochet

Overlay mosaic crochet

It has been quite a while since I have posted anything. It isn't because I haven't been working on anything new, it's just that nothing is quite re...
Crochet tow truck pattern

Crochet tow truck pattern

This is one of a series of vehicles I made for my children’s road mat blanket. For my original version I used a cotton reel for my tow rope to wind...
Crochet cable braids

Crochet cable braids

I’ve long been fascinated by crochet cables, stemming from seeing the many knitted versions, especially on the cute little hooded cardigan my best ...
Camel stitch sweater pattern for 15" doll

Camel stitch sweater pattern for 15" doll

Introduction When I was thinking about what to create using the camel stitch, I thought it might be fun to create a sweater (or as we call it i...