Two Moon Gazing Hares

I loved this design when I found it on Pinterest: https://pin.it/l3sifoqkz4fivwj It’s called kissing hares, but it reminded me of a moon gazing hare.  Perfect for this time of year as it represents rebirth, resurrection and fertility. I really wanted to try it out so I tried different types of stitches.  I decided on corner …

Huge Granny Square Blanket

This was the first blanket I ever crocheted. So if you are new to crocheting or feel overwhelmed with such a big project, give this a go. I didn’t follow a pattern.  It is just one big granny square.  I just kept adding rows in the round until the yarn ran out, then I would …

Happy St. Patrick’s Day – Granny Squares

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  The day Ireland celebrate their patron saint. Carrying on with the St. Patrick’s Day theme from a couple of weeks ago where I made a Lucky four leaf clover crochet brooch , I took inspiration from this to make a solid granny square to celebrate this theme. The solid granny square pattern …

Tunisian Crochet

While I was flicking through crochet projects on Pinterest, looking for a bit of inspiration, I came across this lovely blanket. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/75/bb/11/75bb11bcd22da6cf2a74fa89fc7065e8.jpg It was made using the Tunisian crochet method. It's a bit like a cross between crocheting and knitting, where you keep several stitches on the hook. I had never heard of it, so …