Category Archives: How-to

Crocheted parasol holders

After crocheting a few lovely bright parasol canopies, the parasols themselves need some protection from dirt, dander, knocks and bumps. Here’s how I did this. Continue reading

Posted in Crochet & Knitting, Festival Wear, How-to, Re-use, Textiles, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Save the Children Craft Workshop

Recent pompom and tassel making workshops at Save the Children Bath charity. Continue reading

Posted in Crafternoons, Crochet & Knitting, How-to, Sewing, Textiles, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finishing the pink phoenix parasol

After crocheting the main cover for the Pink Phoenix parasol, it’s time to attach and add the finishing touches. Continue reading

Posted in Crochet & Knitting, Festival Wear, How-to, Re-use, Textiles, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mermaid-y crochet

Life is a beach and I am just a mermaid flopping around at low tide. Continue reading

Posted in Crafternoons, Crochet & Knitting, Experiments, Festival Wear, How-to, Textiles, Works in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A new crocheted parasol project

How to repurpose an old but structurally sound umbrella that needs a new cover. Crochet to the rescue! Continue reading

Posted in Crafternoons, Crochet & Knitting, Experiments, Festival Wear, How-to, Textiles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A jellyfish hipflask stash shoulder bag

Recently created: an aquatically themed crochet stash bag for hipflasks! Say hi to a one-of-a-kind neon pink jellyfish shoulder bag 🦑❤️ Continue reading

Posted in Festival Wear, How-to, Re-use, Textiles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Fringed chevron cropped top

Completed the last in the triptych series: a heavily fringed-and-tasseled poncho style, long sleeve crop top. Continue reading

Posted in Crochet & Knitting, Festival Wear, How-to, Textiles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment