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

How to change color in crochet

I love using multiple colors in my crochet work. You can create the most beautiful colorwork using different shades of yarn. Once I learned how to change color in crochet neatly and with no uneven … 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 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

Cheeky monkey rattle / teether crochet pattern

crochet monkey rattle / teether

This post contains affiliate links I’m definitely in a season of babies and toddlers! Where once my Facebook and Instagram feeds were full of wedding photographs and parties, now they’re full of bouncing babies and … 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

Free carrot top egg cosy pattern

Carrot top egg cosy

A few weeks ago I posted a free pattern for a bunny ears egg cosy. Since then I’ve been thinking of all things bunny, which naturally led to carrots! This carrot top egg cosy works … Read more