Thursday, January 11, 2018

Pink and Black Granny Rose Afghan by Vrouw

There's so much joy in showing off a fellow crocheter's 
Instagram posted crocheted delight!
All I can say is...stunning and exquisite.
Thank you Vrouw for sharing.

Vrouw crocheted this from the Etsy pattern found by clicking here.






Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Variation on Puffy NOLA Sunset pattern

On my, oh my!
 Please take a look at this incredible afghan Claudia made from the
Puffy NOLA Sunset Afghan Pattern. 
And her cute cat. :-)
She used Red Heart Neon Stripes for the wavy rows and
various other bright colors for the bobble rows.

I just love this variation!

The pattern can be found at my Etsy shop by clicking here.
Happy Crocheting!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Time Goes By Fast...

...when you are working on two homes!
The last year has flown by with very little chance of a blog breather.
Projects are winding down and I hope to start posting about out remodel in
Stjernedalen!

Here's a little snippet of what we have been up to:


This is what it looked like before.

And here's the west side of the house.


More to come as we wrap up the warm weather projects. 


Sunday, June 25, 2017

Granny Rose for Baby Cousin

Check out this beautiful Granny Rose afghan made by
Lisette in Australia:


Isn't is a beauty?

She made it for her baby cousin.
That's one lucky baby!

Lisette used the afghan and border pattern from my Etsy shop.
Click here for link to the afghan.
and here for the link to the border.
She used round 1, 2 and the last round of the border.

Thank you for sharing Lisette.
It's so pretty! 

Monday, April 10, 2017

Pink and Red Granny Rose Afghan of Love

Roses for a Mother..


This breathtaking afghan was made by Diane in Arizona for her mother's birthday.
A year and a half in the making!

Check out the beautiful lattice trim and the gorgeous shades of pink and red.
Diane used 10 skeins of yarn including seven different shades of red.
108 squares!

Warms my heart and makes me smile.

Thank you Diane, for sharing your beautiful afghan and your incredible talent.

If you would like to make an afghan similar to this please click here to purchase the two-toned roses Granny Rose pattern or the Granny Rose pillow pattern in one tone per rose here.

Crocheters never cease to amaze me with their talent and love!

Friday, March 10, 2017

Woodland Creatures - Hats

Experimenting with a new pattern:

This was going to be a bunny, but now I can see it's better suited as a fox!

It needs:
Smaller Ears
Different flowers

 I'd like to make the following hats:
Bunny
Sheep
Deer
Fox

More to come!

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Journal or Crochet?

Trying to decide which to do....
Journal or Crochet?
Not enough hours in the day!

Stylecraft Classique Cotton DK in:
Fondant
Busy Lizzie (I like this name)
Shell Pink
Hot Pink
White
Soft Lime
Leaf

Decisions, decisions!