I’ve recently discovered a fabulous crochet pattern for Jammy Dodgers on According to Matt’s Crochet and Craft blog. With my knitted ‘no-calorie cupcake looking a bit lonely, I just had to crochet it some tasty friends!
This is Serge, my forgotten friend, who has been hiding in the back of my cupboard for the last 2 years…..
In a bid to make my craft fair “lovelies” as efficiently as possible, I thought it was about time I got to know Serge a little better and find out just what he could do!
Incase you are keen to get acquainted with your own overlocker / serger, I have written a quick post on all Serge’s main dials and knobs to help.
Whenever I buy handmade, I always love to hear how it was constructed – it adds an extra quality that makes my new treasure extra special.
To help remember the story behind each ‘stitch-sharing’ creation I’ve developed a little old filing system.
For this cute and colourful Parrot Bunting for my daughters Hawaiian Party…..
I have had a ball of Patons Fab Big super chunky yarn in my basket for quite a few weeks so have made up a quick and easy pattern for a crochet headband which you can make in next to no time. If you prefer knitting – a speedy pattern for a head warmer is coming soon!
I’m using a 12mm crochet for the headband so if your yarn is not so chunky or your hook is smaller (a row of 7 stitches is approx 10cm wide) just work additional stitches to make your headband fit! Continue reading