The N Stitch Mug Cozy

The N Stitch Mug Cozy

N Stitch Crochet Mug Cozy Pattern The N Stitch crochet mug cozy is exactly what it says – its a mug cozy made using the N stitch. Also called mug rugs, these are great scrap busters. They made great gifts for just about anyone –…

Have you tried the Grit Stitch??

Have you tried the Grit Stitch??

Grit Stitch Crochet Tutorial Have you tried the grit stitch yet? Under-rated and under-used! The grit stitch is such an under-rated and under-used stitch! It is such a versatile stitch! You could literally use it for anything – garments, bags, washcloths, baskets, blankets …. Just…

An Introduction to the Crunch Stitch

An Introduction to the Crunch Stitch

Today we are providing you with an introduction to the crunch stitch. Have you seen this great stitch before? What projects have you used it in? The crunch stitch is a great stitch for a beginner or a more confident crocheter. It has a fabulous…

Susan Tote Bag

Susan Tote Bag

The Susan tote bag is a cute and easy pattern, perfect for girls (and women!) of all ages! This is a pattern that was designed during last summer. I was feeling a bit blah about my shop-bought handbags and wanted something a bit more original…

The Perfect Selfish Project – Robin’s Poncho

The Perfect Selfish Project – Robin’s Poncho

With the mania, stress and exhaustion of preparing for Christmas out of the way, we have the perfect selfish project – Robin’s Poncho – for you. You have worked so hard buying and making gifts for EVERYONE else, so now it’s time to make something…

Hooking With Sandra La Madeleine

Hooking With Sandra La Madeleine

Welcome to the first ever “Hooking With” interview! This week, we interviewed Sandra of L’amas de Laine. Our readers requested several questions be asked. Well…you asked, we asked, and she answered! Join us as we introduce to you, Sandra La Madeleine. About Sandra Salut! My…

The perfect colder weather stitch! Floret – Stitch of the Week

The perfect colder weather stitch! Floret – Stitch of the Week

In our Stitch of the Week this week we have the perfect stitch for the colder weather setting in – the floret stitch. Do you recognise the stitch? We have used this stitch in a few of our designs so far (for example, the highland…

Sedge Stitch – Stitch of the Week

Sedge Stitch – Stitch of the Week

Join us today as we look at the sedge stitch in our Stitch of the Week series.   What’s in a name? Despite having what I think is quite a dull and uninspiring name (it reminds me of words such as ‘sludge’), this stitch is…

Robin Richard Farmhouse Christmas Collection of Crochet Patterns

Robin Richard Farmhouse Christmas Collection of Crochet Patterns

T’is the Season …. For the Robin Richard Farmhouse Christmas Collection! Here in the UK we seem to have made quite a sharp turn from a mild autumn to what is promising to be a cold winter! The days are most definitely shorter but as…

X’s Coffee Beanie Cozy … Stitch of the Week and Pattern!

X’s Coffee Beanie Cozy … Stitch of the Week and Pattern!

Learn how to crochet the X Stitch (cross stitch) with our free coffee beanie pattern! The X stitch is such a useful stitch to know. We have used it in quite a lot of our designs. It also looks great paired with the bean stitch!…