The Patient Gardener

I have been subscribing to Art of Crochet in order to teach myself to crochet.  However, I think it is a little expensive and there are just so many wonderful books,...

  While I am faffing around with wool crocheting multi-coloured squares my eldest son is up the garden in his workshop playing with wood.  I really shouldn’t say ‘playing’ as the...

I have reached a point of demotivation with the Throw.  I think I really need to do some small projects to give myself a break but while I ponder on what...

I have been playing around over the last couple of weeks with a new blog and unsurprisingly the hardest bit has been coming up with a name for it. It started...

  The last three granny squares have been quite interesting. First up is a traditional granny square crocheted in half treble stitches. This is the best one I have done of...

Todays two granny squares (numbers 33 and 34 respectively) are all about texture and I rather like them. Square 33 is a V-stitch pattern square.  It is incredibly easy to crochet...

I haven’t been well today so to keep me occupied I have been ploughing on with the granny squares for the vintage throw. There are two plain squares.  The deep purple...

Finished my scarf