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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...

Yarn scrap challenge #9 - Pōhutukawa flower

Yarn scrap challenge #9 - Pōhutukawa flower
Introduction Welcome to my 9th yarn scrap challenge post. This little flower is something I have been thinking about creating for a long time ...

Christmas yarn bombing

Christmas yarn bombing
A couple of weeks ago I decided it might be fun to yarn bomb my local library. I got permission from the librarians before I started and decided th...

Stitch square challenge #9 - crocodile stitch

Stitch square challenge #9 - crocodile stitch
Introduction I'm a week late posting this stitch challenge as I got myself slightly distracted creating my little Christmas Angel patterns which w...

Crocodile stitch Christmas tree doorknob hanger

Crocodile stitch Christmas tree doorknob hanger
Introduction This little Christmas tree doorknob hanger was something I created a few years ago. It has changed a little over the last few years a...

Christmas Angels patterns

Christmas Angels patterns
In early November I started thinking about how close it was getting to Christmas and I decided to design a couple of Christmas angels. Both of the...

Crocodile stitch

Crocodile stitch
I first came across this stitch while doing a CAL in 2014 (it was the stitch used to give petals in the appropriately named "crocodile flower" squ...

Milk/Fuel Tanker Pattern

Milk/Fuel Tanker Pattern
I'm pleased to introduce my latest amigurumi pattern - a milk tanker pattern. As a nation that has a large dairy industry, it is very common to se...