I used to think a hook is a hook and crocheted with what ever hook I could find. Actually I crocheted my Star Blanket with a tunesian hook (one that has the lenght of a knitting needle) because I didn’t have a normal hook size 5 mm laying around!But how wrong of me to think […]
A while ago I worked with Silvi by Scheepjes and designed a shawl that made it to the cover of this magazine. And to the back! I really liked working with this chunky yarn, so I got myself some more! Do you like these flowers also?
Klik hier voor nederlands. For the one on the left I used: 2 balls of Invicta Colour by Scheepjes nr.960 with hook 4mm They sell Invicta Colour here at Wool Warehouse. For the one on the right I used: Stonewashed by Scheepjes with hook 4,5mm 2x 803, 1×806, 1×812, 1×813, 1×814, 1×819. They sell Stonewashed here at Wool Warehouse en here at […]
Click here for dutch/klik hier voor nederlands. My Blanket measures 70x95cm I used Color Crafter by Scheepjes 1x Almelo 1316 1x Urk 1034 1x Ameland 1725 1x Dordrecht 1062 1x Eelde 1422 Hook 4,5mm 48 squares 1square is 11cmx11cm You can sew the squares together, but I prefer to crochet them together as you go […]
It’s finished!!! My Little Windmill Baby Blanket made withColour Crafter by Scheepjes.Wish I could have taken photo’s with the baby, but the babyis not there yet.I am soooo excited, cause my best friend willbe a grandmother in a few months!!!Hope to have the pattern ready in a week.Have a happy weekend!
This Color Crafter by Scheepjes works up very nice and quick. Look how cute the Little Windmills look just by themselves. But I want to turn them into a blanket and I want to use some more colour. I hope to have the blanket ready next week, but these pictures will give you an idea of what it […]
Scheepjes just recently came out with a new yarn, 100% acrylic this time. To be exact, a premium acrylic! It’s called Colour Crafter. It’s super soft and has a silky touch to it.And the best thing about it, it comes in 63 different colours!!! I really like their promoshot of the yarn and the fact that each […]
Three times now I used variegated yarn and all three times I failed using it. I could not let the yarn take over the controle of “placing” the colors so I cheated and divided the balls in to little balls. But I do like variegated yarn though, specialy when you’re on the go and can’t […]
Voor Nederlands klik hier Remember my Catona Flower Shawl? I used 48 different colors and had lots of yarn left. So I made an other design. It’s made with Catona by Scheepjes. You can by this wonderfull 100% mercerized cotton in lovely 25 gr balls and 82 colors at Deramores ( UK, USA, AU, CA,) and here at Wool Warehouse, they both send […]
For dutch pattern click here/ voor nederlands patroon klik hier. My shawl measures 145cm x 33cm (for more pictures click here) I used Merino Soft by Scheepjes, 1x 603, 624, 630, 634 and 637 3x 605 Hook: 4mm Yarn usage per flower Centre of flower: 1,35m Petals: 3m Grey around petals: 2,75m There are 90 flowers in this shawl. […]