December 2012

Getting Ready For the Fair

The hook is red hot here! I’m crocheting like a mad woman – morning noon and night – and the hats, the snoods and the fingerless mitts are rolling off the hook for the Christmas Spirit Fair on Sunday. I took a few pictures of some of the hats and fingerless mittens today and though […]

A Head Full Of Hats

The Innocent Smoothie Big Knit has sparked my imagination and I have gone into hat-mode. Small hats, warm hats, fun hats, colourful hats, elegant hats, plain hats. Little ones, that is. They are all small wee hats that are done in no time. I am having such fun and I’m completely inspired by all these […]

Red & Black Is Back

My ‘Make Your Own Presents‘ classes are commencing this week, so I have been busy with the hook developing a couple of new patterns and I have just completed the most luxurious sample of my newly released Hyperbolic Ashford Beanie pattern. I worked it in Debbie Bliss Fez which is 85% Merino Wool, and 15% […]

Having Hat Days

Hyperbolic Ashford Beanie © Irene Lundgaard The last few days I have been working The Wall Of Yarn quite a lot and I have been fired up with ideas and have designed a wee beanie and managed to sneak a little Hyperbolic Crochet Sphere on to it too. I have worked in Ístex Létt-Lopi but […]

Crochet Beanie Pattern

I have been experimenting with different sizes for the Cool Spring  Beanie & Scarf pattern and I am really happy with the result as my theory proved to hold water.  The pattern is made for adult sizes Small, Medium and Large, it’s worked in Artesano Alpaca DK* on hook size 4 mm. My theory was […]