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North Wiltshire
Speech and Language Support Practitioner, dog lover and crocheter
Interests: AAC,dogs,crochet,mosaics,reading
Recent Activity
I so enjoyed making this wreath as a leaving present for a friend. So many friends have left work just recently ... sigh. The main idea came from Lucy at Attic 24's Little Mouse Wreath I decided to give the little girly mouse a frilly skirt and to have a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
I finished the entrelac bag from my Tunisian Crochet Workshop book yesterday evening and I am quietly chuffed with the result. I added an extra row of squares and an extra row of border. I love the effect of the orange crab stitch trim. The instructions for the icord looked... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
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Aug 7, 2018
This now hangs in my dining room and makes me happy every time I look at it. The chubby little bees and the glint from the crystal flower centres brighten up a somewhat shadowy wall. I added a little diamante crown to one of them as a little game for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
This bunting started from Sarah-Jane Hicks' 'Flo's Campervan Keyring and Bunting (pattern here) I wondered about how to attach the wheels (black flower shaped buttons) and after much pondering the good old PVA glue came into its own again and I stuck them to the back. I added some happy... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
This garland was made as a leaving present for dear friend. It's a combination of patterns. The leafy loveliness is from Little Conkers (pattern here) and the beautiful flowers and butterflies are from Planet Penny. The link to her pdf pattern is on her blog here . I love the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
I love these little decorations. They brighten up corners of my world and make me smile. This little chap I have named Hootie. I've made many hooties in lots of gorgeous colours. The combination of crystal beads and the scrumptious tiny acrylic hearts make sure he catches the light. The... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
My latest project is to teach myself Tunisian crochet. I bought myself a handy book called Tunisian Crochet Workshop here last November with some of my birthday money then put it to one side until now. I had just finished making the 'Cushion of Comfort' (more on that later) as... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2018 at Hooky Handmade
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Aug 4, 2018