Love crochet and would like some monthly yarny joy straight to your inbox? Sign up to my mailing list! This cute little cupcake is a fantastic stash busting pattern, the colours below are a suggestion but it doesn’t use huge amounts of any of them, play around with the colours of the case, cake and… Continue reading Strawberry cupcake pattern
Do you have a crochet fan in your life that you’d like to buy something fabulous for but stuck for ideas? Never fear, Yay For Crochet is here! Here’s my gift guide for the crocheter in your life (or if you want to treat yo’self!). I’ve rounded up a range of gifts from UK sellers… Continue reading 13 AWESOME GIFT IDEAS FOR THE CROCHET ADDICT IN YOUR LIFE!
On Saturday, I took a visit to my home town of Birmingham to go to Yarningham - a fibre festival run by Stitches and Hos. The sun was shining and I took my fab mum, who taught me to crochet and is the ultimate crafting queen! I got to have a catch up with WitchCraftyLady… Continue reading Yarningham
Your Crochet and Knitting Magazine issue 9 - June 2019 I'm delighted to have the pattern for my Colour Me Happy necklace in the current issue of Your Crochet and Knitting Magazine. Every issue of the mag includes a colourful set of yarn, knitting needles and a crochet hook and is packed with patterns so… Continue reading Colour Me Happy Necklace Pattern
You can find lots of fab new crochet patterns on my Etsy shop. If you've got a fan of mythical creatures in your life, why not make them a unicorn hat or a mermaid doll? There's also a cute little piggy and a grrrrrrrrreat tiger! http://www.yayforcrochetshop.etsy.com
Slightly randomly, in March, I was asked by BBC1's The One Show to create a crochet doll of Mary Berry so I got out my hook and got to work to create the living legend herself! They were planning to give it to her on air as they were going to be talking about Barbie's… Continue reading Making Mary Berry, Meeting Mary Berry
Here are some of my pics from the awesome Spring Knitting and Stitching Show (March 2019) at Kensington Olympia. As usual it was a fab day of fascinating artwork, Zandra Rhodes jumpers and inspiration, as well as shopping! Looking forward to the next one in October already. https://www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com/london/