Free Form Crochet Fern

As part of my current project #100daysofmycrochetgarden over on Instagram, I recently decided to have a go at free styling a crochet fern. The beauty of free motion crochet is that you can go wherever your hook takes you and make the finished item look however you want it to. Both of the ferns below…

Cookie Monster Pom Pom Tutorial

As a child I loved watching Sesame Street, so much so that my camper van is named after one of my favourite characters, Elmo. As I already have a blanket in the van with Elmo on, I decided I needed a Cookie Monster blanket to keep the kids warm and cosy on those cold camping…

We Are Knitters Review

Do it yourself knit and crochet kits seem to have risen in popularity over the last few years, with companies like We Are Knitters and Wool and the Gang leading the market. They aim to provide beginners with everything they need to get started and learn the basics, and to tempt us seasoned yarnies with…

The Journey Begins…

After setting up my Instagram account at the end of 2018 I have been overwhelmed at the response to my creations. Thanks for the encouragement, support and interest in my creative life by the sea. I have set this site up to share some tutorials, free patterns, reviews and a bit more about my life…