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Originally posted on Loopy Pink Contemplation:
I’ve been collecting a number of crochet hooks lately and always seem to be loosing them. I get a small collection back every time I tidy from ones that have escaped under the sofa, behind the cushions, and they always tumble out of the wool bags I hide behind the sofa. So I definitely needed a safe place to store some. I also wanted a method that would allow me to transport hooks and the essentials like needle, thread, scissors and safety pins around with me as I travel back and forth to my mums. After glancing through a few images of hook cases I decided to make up my own. This meant I could try out the Sweetpea stitch I had seen in one of my crochet stitch directories.
This case is very adaptable and you can add pockets or hook holders where you need to fit in your crocheting goodies. It could also be adapted easily into a pencil case or jewelry pouch. I’m considering making another to store my crochet necklaces in, replacing the surface crochet with more pockets.
As always feedback is welcomed. If you do run into any problems let me know so I can amend the pattern to make it clearer! Feel free to use my designs for gifts etc and please do link back here to the pattern so I can see what beautiful items you have made.
Just think these are fab and worth a reblog…
Originally posted on woolhogs:
Kids in bed. Hubby reading. So what is that noise?? It’s the deafening sound of SILENCE!
Yes, that means only one thing. I.HAVE.SOME.TIME.TO.MYSELF…..HOOOORAY!
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Hello, gosh it’s Friday again, time goes so quickly but I have managed to design & crochet one more addition to my Autumn/Winter Collection ” In the Pink ” Crochet cowl with an optional double crochet flower with button feature…. The pattern is available for immediate download at Craftsy and I have added the pattern for the flower…. This is a warm and chunky cowl, but can be made in a Double Knitting yarn if you prefer a more delicate look… See you soon with my next creation Have a lovely weekend where-ever you are… Crocknits…
Soft Cream Scarf with Posh Fringe, a set on Flickr.
So sorry for the delay in my Autumn/Winter wear, but at last I have designed and finished the first of hopefully many.Crochet Soft Cream Scarf with Posh Fringe… this is similar to the
Although my first love is crocheting I thought I would share one of my knitting designs, this has been quite a popular pattern. The reason I think is because this can be started & finished in an hour. Knitted with lovely Flag/Butterfly Yarn which comes in such gorgous colours and using 15mm needles.I think this one would be lovely for a Bride or Bridesmaids, it would certainly be a little different…Been a little busy this week-end but still working on my next project Autumn/Winter wear………the first one is almost ready …