• Pattern Release

    Pastel Wave Bag in Crochet Essentials 2

    Today I had an interview with the lovely people at Practical Publishing/Crochet Now Magazine. Though I didn’t get the job, I did get to enthuse over my favourite magazine and, more importantly, get my hands on an issue of Crochet Essentials 2 – complete with my very first published pattern! It’s very exciting to be off the mark as a designer. Which also seems a little silly since I’ve published patterns on Ravelry. Somehow being in a magazine makes it feel more real.

  • #clevercrafters

    Featured on #clevercrafters!

    When I bought 3 balls of Stylecraft’s new Mystique yarn, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it – make a “beach reads” bag. My vision was fairly simple; three bands of colour and a bag large enough to hold an iPad or Kindle, plus purse, sunglasses case, and a bottle of sun cream. Or, everything you need for an afternoon on the beach. I finished my design on Tuesday and posted it on Twitter with the hashtag #clevercrafters – Stylecraft’s weekly search for knitted and crocheted makes. And I got picked! I am so, so chuffed. This is stage one of my plan for world domination becoming…

  • Summer Wave Bag
    Ta Da

    Summer Wave Bag Ta Da!

    Hot off my hook is this summer bag! Made in Stylecraft Mystique, it’s perfect for carrying your beach reads and essentials. Shades used are Vino Tinto, Azul, and Aqua.