Colorful Crochet & Crafts

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“Stippen” – book review & giveaway

“Stippen” – book review & giveaway

Trying my hand at other crafts: I love it, even though I realize it can be highly dangerous… Before you know it, you’re looking at yet another crafty addiction, and I don’t know about you, but time is already a precious commodity here at casa… read more

“Little Lenny Cushions”

“Little Lenny Cushions”

Just looking at my work, I’m pretty sure you already know how much I love making cushions… For starters, they’re relatively speedy projects (unlike blankets, that – by the way – I love making too, haha), plus they can change the look of a room… read more

Punchneedle: the love continues

Punchneedle: the love continues

Ah… it’s so fun to be back in the blogging saddle! Now that I’m not only making a list of things I want to blog about, but I’m actually writing the posts again, I realize how much I’ve missed this space. There were times when… read more

“Granny Square Flair” – book review & giveaway

“Granny Square Flair” – book review & giveaway

While you can still enter the “Designer Amigurumi”-giveaway (simply go here, and leave your comment), I’m delighted to tell you that today’s post comes with a marvelous giveaway as well! My truly super-talented and longtime crochet friend Shelley / @spincushions has just published a new book –… read more

“Designer Amigurumi” – book review & giveaway

“Designer Amigurumi” – book review & giveaway

Hello, you lovely people out there! It’s so good to be back here – I sure hope you’re all doing well! It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 months since I last published a blog post – one thing’s for sure: this 4-months-blog-break definitely was… read more

“Hexagon Shawl Ursula”

“Hexagon Shawl Ursula”

Apparently I crochet faster than I type up blog posts, haha, because already I have another finished project to share with you. It’s one of my own very favorite patterns from my book, and I believe this is the 4th one I’ve made. It makes… read more

“Crochet Kaleidoscope”

“Crochet Kaleidoscope”

There are many very talented crocheters out there, and one of those crochet stars most definitely is Sandra Eng, aka MobiusGirl Design / MobiusGirl. If you love crochet, I’m sure you’ve seen Sandra’s fabulous work before, and most likely have crocheted one/some of her beautiful… read more

Karin’s Cobblestone Blanket

Karin’s Cobblestone Blanket

There are many reasons why I love crochet, or any craft for that matter. However, when I know the person I’m creating a project for, it always adds to the joy of making, as was the case with “Karin’s Cobblestone Blanket”. Karin is one of… read more

maRRose – “Punch like a Pro”-workshops

maRRose – “Punch like a Pro”-workshops

If you visit my blog on a regular basis, I’m sure you’ve noticed I love crochet, hence my company name: “maRRose – Colorful Crochet & Crafts”. Although crochet usually takes center stage here, I have always liked venturing out in other creative areas as well, and… read more

“Liula Shawl”

“Liula Shawl”

In my “Hotel of Bees Shawl”-post I already hinted to another pattern that I had fallen in love with the minute I saw it… It is this one,  the “Liula Shawl”, designed by Emma / Potter & Bloom – isn’t it utterly gorgeous? Not even… read more