• Work in Progress

    Patchwork blanket

    Again I let myself get tempted to start something new, even though I had planned to first finish some of my WIPs. But be honest, would you be able to resist this?      Isn’t it gorgeous? And such beautiful colours. I for one couldn’t resist and dived in my stash. For a while now I have been looking for a project that could make a dent in my HUGE stash of Zeeman Supersoft yarn. I have two huge bags full of that yarn. I haven’t really dared counting the skeins yet, but if you know I have at least two skeins of each colour below, then you can do the…

  • Made

    Kaleidoscoop TADAAA!

    Thanks to the awful weather (Not that I’m happy about that. What kind of summer is this?) I managed to finish my kaleidoscope blanket already! Only a couple of days ago I finished joining all the squares. I hadn’t even started with the border. But once I knew what I wanted, the border crocheted super fast. Taking pictures of the whole wasn’t so simple, because the lighting was never good and using a flash made the white too bright. Luckily I managed to take advantage of one of the few times the sun came peeping through. Working with small granny squares was something I had been thinking about for a…

  • Made

    Ta-daaaa: My Granny Stripe β€œAcross the Rainbow Bridge”

    Yes! Finally finished! My excruciatingly beautiful (if I do say so myself) Granny Stripe! πŸ˜€ I named him Across the Rainbow Bridge, a reference to a song by Areon: Almost a year I crocheted on this. Of course, not continuously, but still, almost a year. I’m soooooo happy a persevered and finished it. And he turned out so so beautiful! The idea for this granny stripe stared when I wanted to get rid of my big supply of yarn in a bunch of different colours. Apparently this is called a stash busting project. I wanted a sort of rainbow blanket in which the colours were interspersed with white. Personally I…