Patterns & Tutorials

Little Floral Heart Embroidery Pattern

Happy Valentine's Day! ❤️ What better way to spread the crafting love, than by sharing my first ever embroidery pattern, a Little Floral Heart, for free as a special little gift 💝 This is my first pattern, & i am still very new to embroidery, so please be gentle 🤗 i really hope it is… Continue reading Little Floral Heart Embroidery Pattern

Patterns & Tutorials

a little bit about embroidery with yarn

i never thought i would love a craft as much as i love crochet... i was wrong.  About 2 weeks ago i decided i would finally try to teach myself some embroidery! It was a new year craft resolution i made, probably my first & only resolution i have actually kept 😆 & seeing so… Continue reading a little bit about embroidery with yarn

Patterns & Tutorials

Snuffles & Sniffles the Snake PATTERN!

I would like you to meet Snuffles the Snake, & his twin sister, Sniffles! The newest members of the LCT family, & my own PATTERN!! Yay! Yep, i wrote a pattern!  So you can make your own Snuffles or Sniffles (or both) see below for links to purchase yours. Of course, i had to make… Continue reading Snuffles & Sniffles the Snake PATTERN!


Review of NEW book – Colorful Crochet by Marianne & the Ursula Shawl 💕

When Marianne (@marretjeroos) first mentioned that she was busy writing a book, i immediately got excited & made room on my shelf for what i knew would be one of the most incredible crochet books & patterns.  Marianne has been a huge inspiration to me as a crocheter, & if anyone should write a book… Continue reading Review of NEW book – Colorful Crochet by Marianne & the Ursula Shawl 💕

Blankets & Afghans · Patterns & Tutorials

Hot Air Balloon – Crochet Pixel Blanket

Up Up & Away... 🎈 6 months & i've lost count how many granny squares.. but my Hot Air Balloon is finally finished!! Here is how i made it (**scroll down to the end of this post for links). All the yarn used is Stylecraft Special DK - I will put a list of the… Continue reading Hot Air Balloon – Crochet Pixel Blanket

Blankets & Afghans

Autumn Jewel – c2c blanket

To purchase this blanket click here 👍 It's FINISHED!!!! *insert happy dance* 💃 woooo! I started this blanket back in October, & even though i've loved every one of those squishy stitches, it was starting to feel like the never ending blanket. This blanket isn't made using a pattern, just the c2c (corner to corner) crochet… Continue reading Autumn Jewel – c2c blanket

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a little (cosy) mermaid…

Time to dust off the cobwebs off my long neglected blog, starting with an introduction to this little mermaid... Well it's THE little mermaid (inspired) Ariel ❤️ As you would know if you follow me on Instagram (@littlecosythings) we welcomed our beautiful twins - Layla & Wolf, into the world in September. Because they were… Continue reading a little (cosy) mermaid…