Small hanging basket pattern

These little baskets are really quick to make and super-practical for storing crafty bits and bobs on a peg board, or your keys on a hook by the front door. You will need: a small bobbin of t-shirt yarn (available from http://www.tshirtyarnshop.co.uk) a 10mm crochet hook a large yarn needle for weaving in your ends…

Persian Tiles blanket

The winter months are made for a touch of hygge: snuggling up with a big mug of steaming tea, a few candles flickering in the fireplace and a crochet blanket on your lap. This January, while the weather was dreary and cold, I set myself the challenge of finally finishing the Persian Tiles blanket I…

Harborne Handmade Spring Market

Harborne Handmade returns to Moor Pool Hall on Sunday 20 May and is set to be a fantastic showcase of the very best local craftspeople and artisans. Alongside 24 craft stalls selling unique handmade products, Lil’s Parlour will be serving hot drinks and delicious cakes from a pop-up retro tea room. Many of our makers…

New stockist!

I’m thrilled to announce that you can now buy my crochet baskets, made from recycled cotton fabric yarn, at Hedgerow Stories (16 Lonsdale Road, Harborne, Birmingham B17 9RA). Hedgerow Stories is a gorgeous new floral and interiors studio run by my lovely friend Rachel and her brother Luke.  Rachel creates unfussy yet abundant arrangements, full of…