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Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 4 - Dump truck tip tray and wheels

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 4 - Dump truck tip tray and wheels
In this part, you will be making the wheels and dump truck tray to finish off the vehicle. There are two options for the tray at the back. You can either choose to make a fixed tray or you can have a tipping tray that opens up. If you are making the fixed tray you will not need the button or domes

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 3 - Dump truck vehicle body

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 3 - Dump truck vehicle body
In this part of the CAL you will be making the vehicle body of the dump truck.

Ngeru square pattern

Ngeru square pattern
This week I'm introducing my new pattern, Ngeru square. This square was inspired by a children's story called "The dog and the mog" by Kaye Arnott...

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 2 - Concrete mixer wheels and mixer

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 2 - Concrete mixer wheels and mixer
In this part, you will create the mixer and wheels for the concrete mixer.

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 1 - Concrete mixer vehicle body

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 1 - Concrete mixer vehicle body
In this part of the CAL you will be creating the vehicle body. This vehicle was designed to have a white cab and white as the main colour of the mixer portion.

FATW5 CAL 2020 - Porohita, Tapawhā, Pīwakawaka

FATW5 CAL 2020 - Porohita, Tapawhā, Pīwakawaka
This year I've again been asked to design for the Friends Around the World Crochet Along. This year they are celebrating 5 years of the Facebook gr...

New patterns - multifunctional tractor and truck and trailer patterns

New patterns - multifunctional tractor and truck and trailer patterns
Today I'm launching two new paid patterns on my website: a multifunctional tractor plus a truck and trailer. For the months of June and July 2020, ...

Cars and Trucks CAL - Introduction

Cars and Trucks CAL - Introduction
I'm proud to offer my first every CAL - Cars and Trucks. Click to read more...

Yarn scrap challenge #8 - doll's tea set

Yarn scrap challenge #8 - doll's tea set
This week I've tried to use up some of the tails leftover from sewing parts of amigurumi projects together. Most of these are 1-3 m in length. I have been thinking of trying to make some more things for my children's dollhouse. 

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...

Granny Square day 2019 - Serendipitous Strawberries

Granny Square day 2019 - Serendipitous Strawberries
The last few weeks I've been posting about the strawberry stitch (technically I should say, "strawberry stitches" since there is more than one way ...

Trying something a little different - Tunisian crochet

Trying something a little different - Tunisian crochet
Recently I've been playing around with one of the Tunisian crochet hooks that belonged to one of my grandmothers. There seem to be a few different ...