Crochet basket pattern

I’ve become slightly obsessed with t-shirt yarn recently.  I love the vivid colours, the chunky texture and how quickly it works up.  One of my favourite uses for it is to make sturdy little baskets, perfect for holding craft supplies, small toys or bathroom supplies. Here’s my pattern for creating your own chunky crochet basket. You…

Travelling with little ones: Denmark

Last Monday, we returned home after two fun weeks in Denmark.  As always, we tried to pack too much in and probably expected a little too much of our 4 and 2 year old sons, but nevertheless had a great holiday. After a short flight from Heathrow, we started our trip in Billund, home to…

Bees fit for a bride

The best thing about my job is the bonkers commissions I get asked to make! Last year, when I was still working at the day job, a colleague approached me with the idea of having three dozen crochet bees for her wedding in May 2016.  Her wedding concept was handmade and simple, with a subtle bee…