Paper Christmas Decorations Tutorial using Dingbats

Paper Decorations
Many of us would like to make beautiful Christmas ornaments, but lack skills when it comes to drawing pretty decorations. I for sure lack this skill ;-) Here it is where the internet comes in! You can simply download Christmas images – they are also called dingbats or wingdings. […]

How to make Christmas Ornaments with Felt

Felted Christmas Ornaments
This year I tried to make Christmas ornaments with thin felt. It was quite fun, because I didn’t have to use any specific patterns, but looked for inspiration online and added my own personal touch to each project. You can hang the ornaments in the Christmas tree or […]

Halloween Pumpkin Crochet Coaster

This is an easy, free crochet pattern for Fall and Halloween: Crochet these cute coasters to get into the mood for a great Halloween party :-) You can use some leftover cotton yarns in your favourite colors. For the real artistic ones, it is possible to decorate the coasters with […]

Chair Cushions Free Sewing Pattern

Fox Chair Cushions
A couple of months ago I bought some new chairs for my kitchen table. I really love the chairs, but they have a stupid habit: When the room has been cold for a while the plastic gets very cold as well. So in winter I sit on icicles […]

Felted Crochet Bowl

Blossom Bowl
 

In the cold season I like to experiment with felted objects. Here I crocheted a large circle and made 5 petals. Fold the petals and you get a blossom effect – like a flower that closes its petals.

Level  Easy/Beginner

Stitches  Double crochets and slip stitches.

2 double crochets together:  This is […]

Crochet Heart Rug

Heart Rug
A while ago I started playing around with Zpagetti yarn from Hoooked and made the 5 Spirals Rug. This was such a fun project, that I bought some more Zpagetti yarn. The yarn is red and I designed a heart shaped rug made with one big Zpagetti cone.
It is […]

Tea Cozy Crochet Pattern

Peacock Tea Cozy
This is a free crochet pattern for a felted tea cozy. Recently I bought a small teapot from Marimekko. Usually I am not into Marimekko’s bold retro patterns, but this pot spoke to me and now gives me warmth during chilly fall nights. Again I used Plötulopi yarn […]

Zpagetti Rug Free Crochet Pattern

5 Spirals Rug
Last year I crocheted a bath mat, but I wasn’t really satisfied with the result: I had used a thin yarn and the mat doesn’t stay on the floor as it should.

I searched for a thicker yarn and found the jumbo sized Zpagetti yarn from Hoooked. Zpagetti is a […]