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Yarn addict, knitter, crocheter & maker.

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Hygge Throw

  So happy to share this Huge Hygge Throw that I designed and made for Crochet Now Magazine (issue 36). It’s made with Woolly Mahoosive Squiggley Yarn and it was an absolute joy to make even though I was crocheting it during the June heatwave! Anyway, I’m looking forward to…

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Crochet Free Pattern Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL – December

Hello and happy start of Advent! My kids are super excited – we have our advent calendars ready and the Elf on the Shelf is getting prepared to make his appearance every morning! And so it’s time for the December instalment of the Love and Loop Mandala CAL! This design…

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Memphis Cardigan

I made this beautiful Katie Jones Knitwear cardigan a few months ago and I had completely forgotten to add it to the blog! I normally keep this blog purely for my own patterns and creations but this cardigan was just a joy to make and my little girl loves wearing…

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Crochet Free Pattern Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL – November

Wow I can’t believe that the 3rd mandala is already here! So many of you are loving the #loveandloopmandalaCAL over on Instagram and it’s great to see so many of you loving the patterns! There is an about Mandala page that you can read here to see what has inspired…

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Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL – October

Welcome to the OCTOBER Love and Loop x Paintbox mandala CAL! If you want to know more about how this CAL works and why I started it then click here. Otherwise here is the October pattern; inspired by all things autumnal – leaves falling, darker evenings, lighting candles and, of…

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Geometric, Baby!

This is a cute baby blanket that I designed and made for Crochet Now magazine issue 32, you can grab a copy now to make it (September 2018) and is made with Stylecraft DK yarn! The blanket also features little fiddle loops for added comfort and the colour palette is…

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Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL – September

Welcome to the SEPTEMBER Paintbox mandala Crochet Along pattern! If you want to know more about how this CAL works then hit the About Mandala CAL button on the main menu, otherwise, here is the pattern! I really hope you enjoy making it! This month’s mandala is inspired by fading…

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Crochet Baby Romper

I am very excited to have taken part in Hobbycraft’s ‘Granny Square Month’ where, during the month of July, they are sharing a new crochet granny square project on their blog everyday! There’s loads of ideas and inspiration from bags to clothes to home accessories. Check it out on Instagram…