Popping up to Crewe for a pop up

I sat down on the train at a table, opposite three young girls on their way to Manchester for a night out. The opening of their tinned cocktails and loud chat about boys filling my mind, taking it off a fairly nerve racking but exciting weekend ahead. I was off to the Crochet Sanctuary, the…

Better late than never, Right?!

OK so I have a very real very serious condition – FOMO. I have a complete fear of missing out, especially when it comes to all things yarn. I have a hugely addictive personality and I’m completely in denial with how much I can actually achieve in a day, week, month… Or in this case……

Dyeing, Yarn Dyeing; sharing some stuff I know about it!

Hey! You may have seen on my Instagram over the past month I’ve dived deep into the dyeing pot and I’m actually a bit obsessed! So much so I’ve opened up my own Etsy shop! (shameless plug! 🤭) I thought I’d write out a few things I’ve learnt so far! I know many indie dyers…

Crochet beginner; My top tips

Ok so you want to crochet. You’ve bought some hooks, you’ve got your yarn and you sit down and …. GAH everything on the internet is so confusing and nothing seems to be cohesive or make any sense! There are abreviations everywhere and they don’t match from one post to another, patterns are a minefield…

Sleep, coffee, crochet, repeat.

Anyone else feel like they have entered the twilight zone? For three months we have been in fairly strict lockdown in Wales and to be honest, I do not know how I would have survived without crochet! Everyday I have woken up, looked for a coffee (sometimes I have one as a temptation if Mike…