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Therapy Blanket – Part 2

Here I am at last putting up the post for Part 2 of this three-part blanket! Sorry for the delay – I think life just gets too busy sometimes! I am guessing that if you have crocheted (or have starting crocheting) your squares from Part 1 then there are loads…

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Houndstooth Scarf

This aran/worsted weight scarf was originally published in Crochet Now magazine in January 2019. It features a very simple yet effective stitch pattern known as ‘houndstooth stitch’ which gives the effect of the iconic woven fabric (which goes by the same name). Some people like to say ‘dogstooth’ which is…

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Therapy Blanket-Part 1

A year ago for my birthday my husband bought me a beautiful Scheepjes minis box (way better than a box of chocolates, yes?) and it was sitting pride of place among my stash for a long time before I finally decided that I would make a blanket from those little…

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Crochet Summer Shawl

I have a lovely free summer pattern for you! It is a shawl that I originally designed for Crochet Now magazine earlier this year, and now I’m pleased to be able to share the ‘Sweet on You’ shawl with you here on my blog! It is a super-feminine design which…

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Crochet Bonnet

April 2020 Edit – Do you love my patterns? Please could you nominate me (Love and Loop) in the 2020 Knitting and Crochet awards for ‘iconic crochet designer’ by clicking here. There is a yarn prize to be won once you have submitted your form! Closes April 8th. Thank you…

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Mother’s Day Wall Art

We all know that Mothers love flowers on Mothering Sunday, but how about flowers she can keep forever? With Mother’s Day just over 2 weeks away I thought I’d (finally!) get around to writing up this tutorial for my mini crochet flower wall art! This is a miniature size of…

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Crochet Free Pattern Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL – February

February Mandala time! This month has been influenced by (can you guess?!!) Valentines day (insert heart emoji here!) I really didn’t want to go overboard with the hearts, flowers and pink, although depending on your point of view, maybe I did! I certainly love pink so that might be something…

Crochet Free Pattern Mandala CAL

Mandala CAL-January

Happy New Year Crocheters! Sorry that this mandala is a little late – it is January after all! It has taken a little while to get into gear, but here is the new instalment of the #loveandloopmandalacal that you can follow on Instagram too by following me @loveandloop Inspired by…