A Crochet Flower Brooch

crochet flower brooch

I believe that it’s really important to say thank you and this week I made a couple of crochet flower brooches to give as gifts to some people that have been so lovely to me. This week I really wanted to say thank you to a couple of lovely ladies who help run a local {Read More…}

Spring Crochet Flower Hearts

crochet flower heart wreath

Crochet flower hearts to bring some (much needed) sunshine into your home! The rain and grey days continue here, and although I can see the new shoots in the garden and I have planted some jolly little primulas by the front door it still feels far too wintry here in England. So, I have been {Read More…}

Lilac and pink crochet name bunting

pink crochet name bunting

It is lovely to receive repeat orders from customers – it really shows that they liked my work enough to order something else.  This week I finished a second order of crochet name bunting for a customer. I made some lovely pink bunting, decorated with flowers for a little girl called Blythe for them and {Read More…}

Pink rose crochet name bunting

Crochet name bunting in pink with flowers

I love creating crochet name bunting. I treat each order like a mini commission and I take a brief and create a design which I get approved before starting work. Treating each order like this means that I get to be really creative and I can work with the customer to change little elements if {Read More…}

Green, cream and white crochet flower heart

crochet cream and green flower heart

I have just finished a special order for a customer and I am so pleased with it! I was contacted by a lovely lady who wanted something special for her new conservatory which is decorated in cream, white and green. She had seen my cream and white heart on Notonthehighstreet.com and contacted me to see {Read More…}

Summer crochet flowers heart

Crochet rose and daisy flower heart wreath

Summer still hasn’t reached the UK so I’ve had to make do with crochet flowers. These gorgeous purpley/blue flowers are made using a pattern by the very talented Lucy at Attic 24 called ‘quince flowers’.  I made them using an aran weight yarn with a high wool content that has made them quite chunky.  They {Read More…}

Inspired by Cath Kidston Crochet Bag

Crochet pink rose bag

How I upcycled a children’s raffia bag into a fabulous ‘inspired by’ Cath Kidston crochet bag decorated roses. I came across a little bag in the children’s department of John Lewis recently. It was quite cute and even had some sweet raffia crochet detail, but I thought it had the potential to be something really {Read More…}

Vintage style crochet rose heart

Crochet vintage roses

Everything is coming up roses at R&C HQ at the moment! I spent a lovely morning at a shopping centre earlier in the week with a friend, and we spent a long time browsing in the Cath Kidston shop, and in particular looking at fabrics to be used in another project. I brought home some swatches to see {Read More…}

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