Crochet

The prettiest hat that never was

This was going to be a lovely slouchy beanie. I made the brim/headband bit of it first by making a short row of foundation double crochet. Just eight stitches of two strands of double knit held together. Then I made it up to the right length to go round my head using double crochet but… Continue reading The prettiest hat that never was

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Ramblings

I am so slow but I’m not giving up!

Wow! I really am rubbish at scheduling the time to post regularly. Things have all been a bit hectic here and I'm still getting to grips with managing my time properly now the Boy is at nursery. I'm naturally extremely disorganised so it's challenging to try to run a family so that everyone is clean,… Continue reading I am so slow but I’m not giving up!

About Me

Can I really finish what I’ve started … or maybe that should be hello?

Well, I think the title of this blog may be a bit self explanatory but maybe not so I'll say hello. I'm Jools. I love to craft and create. I sew and crochet; sometimes I make jewellery.  I write letters and doodle and colour things in. I bake and I cook and I eat and I'm… Continue reading Can I really finish what I’ve started … or maybe that should be hello?