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“Cosy Crochet Blankets Book”

“Cosy Crochet Blankets Book”

Hello you lovely crafters – I hope with all my heart that you’re still safe and doing well! I’m here today to share a won-der-ful new crochet book with you, and I feel very lucky to be part of its book tour.First some facts:Title: “Cosy… continue reading

Giveaway punch needle cushion

Giveaway punch needle cushion

Hi there, sweet peeps! I’m still feeling overwhelmed and anxious about all that is happening in the world right now. Trying to do my best not to become too scared, taking one day at a time and being as mindful as I can be… living… continue reading

Giveaway Hobbyhandig Special

Giveaway Hobbyhandig Special

Hello you lovely people! I hope you are doing well in these scary and bizarre times… I’m sure you are as anxious as I am, concerned for your loved ones. It’s hard to stop worrying thoughts from going overdrive, but as always I find much… continue reading

New beginnings…

New beginnings…

Hello you lovely people! It’s been a while since you’ve heard from me and I sure hope you are all well, in good health and happy!My break was rather unintentional and long, but the good news is: I’m back, and I have some very exciting… continue reading

tinySTUDIO creative life Magazine

tinySTUDIO creative life Magazine

This summer I was contacted by editor in chief of – beautiful! – online magazine “tinyStudio Creative Life” Suzy Brown.She had found – and liked – my jeans jacket punch needle application-project on the blog (free pattern and tutorial here). Not only the revival of… continue reading

Marguerite Blanket

Marguerite Blanket

This is one of the designs I fell in love with the moment I first saw it on social media, and right after super-crochet-talent Sandra published the pattern it was in my Etsy-basket. Another thing I had no qualms about was the kind of yarn… continue reading

Wolplein WWF Joly bag & turtle Joly

Wolplein WWF Joly bag & turtle Joly

When Wolplein contacted me to see whether I would be interested to join their quest to raise awareness to de-plastify the world, I didn’t need any time to think about that. Of course I would! This day and age I think we are all aware… continue reading

Jade’s Mandala Project

Jade’s Mandala Project

One of the (many) things that are going on behind maRRose’s scenes, is the process of decluttering. As it turns out, I’ve crocheted a lot over the past couple of years, and I mean: a LOT!Of course the plan is to list most of these… continue reading

Happy Handmade Living and giveaway

Happy Handmade Living and giveaway

Are you bored about yet another giveaway here on the blog? Just kidding of course ;-)! Let me tell you all about this one! I think it was early January when my dear and ever so talented friend Lisanne / Happy Handmade Living sent me… continue reading

Happy Hip & Stip Party and giveaway

Happy Hip & Stip Party and giveaway

I’m such a lucky duck (or “bofkont” as we say in Dutch;-) because last Saturday I went to another creative event and it was soooo wonderful I’m still feeling happy and hyper!In this post I’m sharing lots of snap shots of this fabulous “Happy Hip… continue reading