Wednesday, 30 September 2009

Granny Square Heart

Since today is my birthday, I thought a love heart was in order.

Happy birthday to everyone else out there who's celebrating today!

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Monday, 28 September 2009

Vintage Square Floral Cushion

Not sure what this will look like when finished, but as a pattern it looks good.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Sunday, 27 September 2009

Criss Cross Mobile Phone Holder

Cute little cell phone holder.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Saturday, 26 September 2009

Neckwarmer with Rosette

This post is for everyone in the Northern hemisphere, who are moving towards Winter right now.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Friday, 25 September 2009

Lacy Daisy Skirt

A very simple skirt, based on granny squares.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Thursday, 24 September 2009

Hanging Butterflies

This vintage pattern was originally intended as shade pulls. -Remember those horrible things that would fly up without warning?

I think they'd make lovely little dangly decorations anywhere.

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 23 September 2009

Felted Sock Monkey Bag

If you're a sock-monkey addict, then this bag is for you.

You'll need to crochet this with wool, and learn how to felt it, but the results look awesome.

Medium difficulty.

{pattern & instructions here}

Tuesday, 22 September 2009

Ribbon & Pearl Necklace

A very simple idea that might be just the touch your outfit needs.

Super easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Monday, 21 September 2009

Flower Embellishment

For some reason, I find it really difficult to crochet flowers.

If you can, and you can also read chart patterns, then this should be a cinch for you.
Japanese site with English translation, some picture instructions.

{pattern here}

Sunday, 20 September 2009

Starflower Bookmark

Wren did so well in her NAPLAN tests that we treated her to a Hannah Montana CD & I'm now working on this bookmark for her birthday.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Saturday, 19 September 2009

Flower Pincushion

The best thing about this pincushion is its simplicity.

It's basically a ball, with thread wrapped around it and through it to give it shape!

{pattern here}

Friday, 18 September 2009

Bike Seat Cover

I would never have thought of crocheting a bike seat cover, but someone did, and even wrote out the pattern!

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Thursday, 17 September 2009

Crochet Stars

Add some fabric stiffener and hang them from your Christmas tree, sew or paste one onto the front of a home-made card, or hang in your window.

Easy to crochet, and cute!

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 16 September 2009

Ladies' Maple Top

I kinda like this top. You could wear it almost any season.

Medium difficulty.

{pattern here}

Tuesday, 15 September 2009

Flower Bowl

I adore the prettiness of this little crochet cotton bowl.

You could use it as is for potpourri, or insert a glass for snacks or a tealight candle.

{pattern here}

Monday, 14 September 2009

Bella Crochet Camisole

This top looks like it would appear fitted when worn.

Medium difficulty.

{pattern here}

Sunday, 13 September 2009

Hook Holder

A very useful little project from Rachel at Crochetspot.

It even rolls up when you're not using it.

Easy to crochet.

{pattern here}

Saturday, 12 September 2009

Ponytail Tube

A really different idea that looks like it might help to keep Wren's hair neat at school.

{pattern here}

Friday, 11 September 2009

Wine Bottle Cover

A very easy and fast way to personalise a bottle of wine for that special dinner party.

Easy to make.

{pattern here}

Thursday, 10 September 2009

Heart Handbag

Wren & Mr Bump gave me a crochet handbag for Mother's Day this year, and I love it.

This is something I'd really love to try making, to give myself!

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 9 September 2009

Stars for applique

Sweet & simple little stars to add as embellishments to your clothes, cushions or a bag.

{pattern here}

Tuesday, 8 September 2009

Fireman's Hat

I wish I'd found this pattern about six years sooner, because Wren would have absolutely loved this when she was three!

Fantastic idea; no hard bits to scratch or bump little heads.

{pattern here}

Monday, 7 September 2009

Ladies Tank Top

What's better than a new tank top for Summer?

I just gotta make me one of these this year!

Medium difficulty.

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

Round Flower Coasters

These coasters will look so great in our house this Summer.
I can just see them out on our table under the pergola.

{pattern here}

Tuesday, 1 September 2009

Filet Crochet Curtains

Sweet crochet cafe curtains for the kitchen window.

{pattern here}