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Crochet DIY patchwork to reinvigorate tatted clothes

Taking ordinary clothes and using crochet patches to make them extra – ordinary Continue reading

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Crocheted technicolour pineapple bikini

Another handmade festival wear creation, hot pink, blue and neon green bikini Continue reading

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Hand-sewing a curtain for the bathroom, from reused fabric

Practical re-use of a lace dress and tatty shawl into a curtain using no-sew techniques and minimal hand stitching Continue reading

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Day of the Dead crafts: Making crepe paper marigolds

Making crepe paper flowers for Day of the Dead, mini marigold Dia de los Muertos decorations. Continue reading

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How to crochet a ukulele cover; part three

The last stage of crocheting a ukulele case; Finishing. Sewing buttons, lacing straps and clipping D-rings. Continue reading

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Crocheting a ukulele cover; part two

The next step of crocheting a ukulele case; Making. How to crochet the body of a ukulele case. Continue reading

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Crocheting a ukulele cover

Planning; creating a ukulele cover with crochet. Designing and sketching before commencing the crochet. Continue reading

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How to piece together granny triangles

Putting together a series of crocheted triangles for a new pillowcase. Continue reading

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Sewing a faux fur muff tutorial

 Sewing a faux fur muff, simple to follow tutorial Found a great tutorial for sewing a faux fur muff via Pinterest. You can find the link here at Ange Marsden’s Creative You! Here is a work in progress and a … Continue reading

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Hacky sack crochet spree

Hacky sack crochet Spring has sprung in Bath, and things are going well. After getting over [more] colds, I am enjoying the flowers, freaking out over the size of bumblebees, and crocheting hacky sacks. Actually, that’s a gross simplification of … Continue reading

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