Tag Archives: Crochet

There’s something in the water

If I were to say to you that there’s something in the water, what would you think? This year has seen a mega baby boom at my work! There are several great things about this and one sad one. I’ll … Continue reading

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Kristi Zemas – Crafter Profile

Kristi Zemas is a crafter who came to my attention during the ‘Design a Shawl for Stevie Nicks‘ competition that ran in 2014¬†– she tweeted me a photo of her design, and since then has been¬†sending me pictures of her … Continue reading

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February! Resolutions 2015

I cannot believe it is February. Last month flew by in a haze of craft trade orders, half-marathon training and a gradual reintegration into real life as I get over last July’s little hiccup. The Plutonium Muffins household has been … Continue reading

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2015 Resolutions

I’ve had a few days to think about my resolutions for 2015, and I am fairly confident that the list that I have made is achievable, will help me with some de-cluttering, and will help me towards crafting greatness! My … Continue reading

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New Year….but resolutions of the monthly variety

Happy New Year! I hope you had a good celebration to ring in 2015? We had a fabulous party, which included a session in Southwark, seeing my old friends from uni near the Royal Albert Hall and watching the London … Continue reading

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Granny Squares Galore are finished!

I am incredibly proud to present “Granny Squares Galore” to you all! This was a project I crocheted out of super-wash merino baby yarn for my colleague, who will be going on maternity leave while I am in South Africa. … Continue reading

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A weekend of Granny Squares

I went home to Devon this weekend and spent the time in a very pleasant manner, working on my projects, drawing, visiting my grandmothers, eating good food and drinking too much good Devon ale. It was lovely being home – … Continue reading

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Granny Squares Galore

This week I am ‘wasting my time’, working on Granny Squares. I call this wasting my time because it corresponds to none of my March Resolutions – however, I have pretty much realised I’ve gone as far as I will … Continue reading

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Knitting and Stitching Show with the UKHKA

This weekend, I volunteered at the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show in Olympia, London, with the UK Hand Knitting Association. The UKHKA has a motto which became the mantra for the weekend: Dedicated to passing on yarn craft skills. I … Continue reading

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[Giveaway] – 100 flowers to knit & crochet CLOSED

This giveaway is now closed. The winner is Beth! You’ve been emailed. That’s right folks, it’s time for the March Giveaway – Lesley Stanfield’s “100 flowers to knit & crochet”. Here in Kent, Spring is having an initial attempt at … Continue reading

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