maker

hi, my name is Nat & i am a maker.  Not a designer, not a girl boss, not an entrepreneur... i tried, & i suck at it.  And that is ok.  There are people that are really good at it, it comes naturally to them.  i am not one of those people.  i am the … Continue reading maker

bookcase showing 2 shelves of colourful yarn, first shelf with tshirt yarn and the second shelf with colourful yarn, both in rainbow order

Yarn Storage: the #littlecosybookcase🌈

Since my dreams of a yarn/craft/crochet room probably wont happen until the twins have left home (which I am hoping is at least another 18 or so years away! 😅) I will have to make do with a yarn bookcase, the #littlecosybookcase If you have been following me on Instagram for a little while you … Continue reading Yarn Storage: the #littlecosybookcase🌈

Book Review: Cutest Crochet Creations by Alison @kornflake_stew

Alison @kornflake_stew has published her first book - Cutest Crochet Creations, & I was thrilled to be given a copy to review!  Alison's patterns are the reason why I fell in love with amigurumi toy making in the first place, her patterns are written so well, & her creatures are adorable. You may recognise Alison's … Continue reading Book Review: Cutest Crochet Creations by Alison @kornflake_stew

#100daysofcrochetstitches

#100daysofcrochetstitches is a little project i have started on my instagram.  Inspired by #the100dayproject by @ellaluna - her idea being that you do something, anything, for 100 days.  So i decided i will share 100 different crochet stitches!  Not everyday (the twins wouldnt let me!) but ad hoc, hopefully every couple days.  I will also … Continue reading #100daysofcrochetstitches

basketweave stitch

Learn to do the Basket Weave crochet stitch with my new tutorial! Perfect for beginner crocheters, you will only need to know how to do a chain stitch (CH), & a double crochet (DC) stitch. Added bonus if you know a front double crochet (FDC) & a back double crochet (BDC), but not necessary. Tutorial … Continue reading basketweave stitch

larksfoot stitch

Hello! i am very excited to announce that i now have my own YouTube channel! Yep, i have started (slowly) recording some crochet stitch tutorials, & cannot wait to do so more! My first 2 tutorials are on the larksfoot stitch, both the original version, & my altered version: Original Version: https://youtu.be/j3-tavOFyp8 Little Cosy Things … Continue reading larksfoot stitch