Pumpkin buddies – new Tunisian crochet pattern

Are you ready for autumn? I sure am now, surrounded as I am with lots of pumpkins. The funny thing is that I never felt the need for home d├ęcor items until this year. Probably because I’ve been moving from one place to the next during most of my adult life, ever since starting university.… Continue Reading…

Beautiful crochet washcloths – 4 patterns, US terms

The gift season is approaching fast and you want to be ready for it.  That’s why I prepared a set of four patterns for beautifully textured washcloths that you can make ahead of time and gift to family and friends. If you know someone who uses paper towels in excess, you can give these as… Continue Reading…

Little sun coaster – Tunisian crochet pattern

How much do you like Tunisian crochet on a scale from 1 to 2? Did you say 10? Me too! Which is why I’ve been turning this idea of mine from the beginning of summer into countless things. Today I launch the second pattern in the series that should culminate in a sweater pattern (if… Continue Reading…

Bobble-wrap Kindle case crochet pattern

This original design appeared on gradinacufluturi.ro, on Dec. 3rd 2016. The current version has been thoroughly updated on September 6th 2020. Updated photos pending. If you’re an avid reader, you probably own an e-reader. And since you value your books so much, you want to keep it safe, just like I did when I came… Continue Reading…

Phyllite – a new shawl pattern in Tunisian crochet

I’ve told you before that I love buying yarn as a souvenir and the yarn for this wonderful project is no exception.  I needed something simple to let the yarn shine and tell its own story and I also wanted to create an easy introductory pattern for Tunisian crochet shawls. I have a few shawls… Continue Reading…

Tunisian crochet face scrubbies – pattern for beginners

Make the softest face scrubby and learn Tunisian crochet in the round with a regular hook at the same time.

Gooseberry marmalade shawl – now with video

I’m slowly going through the list of my most popular patterns and making videos for them. I’m also working on new patterns, but I would still like to have these done and available to all. Today it is the Gooseberry marmalade shawl. This video took me several months to finish up. For some reason, it… Continue Reading…

Creating a little sun

The symbolism behind the sun and black hole design

Kizilkaya shawl – now with video tutorial

New videos are available for the Kizilkaya shawl tutorial – for right-handed and left-handed crocheters.

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