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Monday, 5 June 2017

What's Your Dirty Little Secret?

Real Life Clutter
If you can't understand how a book, dustpan, shoe last, random power cord and a vintage coffee grinder could end up in the same place then this post is probably not for you. 

Decluttering has embellished my life a great deal and I'd like you to meet the woman helped me work through the clutter.


When I began decluttering my home I felt completely overwhelmed. In fact you could say I felt like I was losing my mind, so to speak. If you also struggle with clutter then you are probably familiar with how stressful clutter is to live with and how even more stressful it is to deal with.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

How To Crochet Mirrored Picots

Crochet Mirrored Picots

Once you have mastered normal picots and downward picots, mirrored picots are a simple affair. Close mirrored picots will quickly become a favourite embellishment in your crochet.

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Chaos

Geri The Wonder Dog
I didn't get even a single post out last week and this week is so close to repeating that, so I thought I'd clue you all in on why.

Friday, 17 February 2017

Tunisian Crochet Wrap

Tunisian Crochet Wrap

If it weren't for Finish It Friday this Tunisian crochet project would still be in the UFO pile for the second time when I was faced with lengths of unequal length.

In the end I decided to go ahead and join the sections anyway then fill in the difference with a bit of creative double crochet. Even that had to be frogged more then once. This project has fought me from the start. Do you ever have projects like that?

Friday, 10 February 2017

Crochet Granny Square Cushions With A 3D Effect

crochet motif cushions

At last week's FinishItFriday I said I'd share a few bonus projects that were completed last year. These crochet motif cushions are top of the bonus list, bringing the total finished project count up to 14 from 12.

Can I really not count, I hear you ask. How I got from 12 to 14 by completing one project is explained below.