Playful penguin crochet pattern

penguin crochet pattern

ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER When I was 15 years old the ship “MV Treasure” sank off the coast of South Africa. It was transporting iron ore from China to Brazil and had an estimated 1300 tonnes of … Read more

Free watermelon crochet patterns

watermelon crochet patterns

It’s officially winter here in Cape Town and while the sun is shining today (I’m sitting in a glorious sunbeam as I write this), the last week has be cold and very wet. We’ve had … Read more

Free Father’s Day crochet patterns

Father's Day crochet patterns

It’s time to celebrate dads with Father’s Day this month! I find that there are so many crochet patterns out there for women and children, but not that much out there for men (other than … Read more

Free textured crochet washcloth pattern

free textured crochet washcloth pattern

This post contains affiliate links I love giving crocheted gifts, but there is not much out there for guys other than scarves and more scarves, beanies and gloves. Living in a warm country, all that … Read more

How to photograph crochet

how to photograph crochet

This post contains affiliate links Selling your hand crafts online is totally different to selling in a physical shop or craft stall. Your buyers don’t have anything to touch, hold and examine. How do they … Read more

Christmas gift wrapping ideas

Gift wrap ideas

I love wrapping gifts at Christmas time. And it doesn’t have to be an expensive task to make your gifts look spectacular. Have a look below for some of my favourite, quick and easy Christmas … Read more

Spring time bunny crochet pattern

crochet spring bunny

It’s been so cold here lately that sitting snuggled up doing crochet is a pretty standard position for me these days. I was looking through my diary today, though, and realised that there are 21 … Read more