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Fast Crochet Poppy

Fast Crochet Poppy Free Pattern

When crocheting remembrance poppies to be used as part of a tribute in honour of soldiers that served in the Armed Forces with a large poppy display there are a two of things that are desirable for a crochet pattern beyond the specifications set out by the organisers such as 5000 Poppies.

Firstly, a pattern that can be worked quickly allows many more poppies to be made so the request for Poppyistas (crafter's that make poppies) to make the large number of hand crafted poppies needed for the displays such as the 60,000 poppies hoped to be used for the 2018 Australian War Memorial community tribute.

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.


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.

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?

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.