Colorful Crochet & Crafts

Category: diy

“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… continue reading

maRRose Punch Needle Workshops

maRRose Punch Needle Workshops

Saturday’s two “Punch like a Pro”-workshops at “Echtstudio” were a great success! I truly liked teaching the lovely, creative and dedicated people who came to learn this new-to-them technique. Sharing things that you are passionate about is one of the best things in life, don’t… continue reading

Punch Needle

Punch Needle

“Focus” and “Catch Up”: my 2 words for 2018, remember? Well, I think it’s safe to say that from now on most of my posts could start with these two! Either because I did focus, and made progress on the “catch up”-list (and consequently have something… continue reading

Durable Yarn Party

Usually I’m the kind of person who plans things pretty meticulously, my blogging included. Not today, and not this blog post however! I’m still so stoked about yesterday’s Durable Yarn Party, I just want to share some of that with you right now.Durable Yarn is… continue reading


One of the things that’s been high on my catch up list is CraftKitchen. As you might know, I’m one of the 5 bloggers that design for them, and it’s a job very close to my heart, for many reasons…… First of all because of… continue reading

Exciting news!

Hello, you lovely people, long time no see – I sincerely hope you’re all doing well! I can’t believe it’s been three whole months since I last wrote a blog post; I’ve honestly missed blogging, and it sure feels great to be back here. It… continue reading

Follow-up Friday – “The Beach Bag”

My Fridays always have that little extra ‘pezaz’, when I have a finished project to share with you, and they’re even better when I can give you the pattern/diy of that project at the same time. This Friday is all about the “Beach Bag”, my… continue reading

Follow-up Friday

No visits to the museum, no meetings with colleague-bloggers – this week was full of plain old crocheting, crafting and coming up with new design/patterns, and I could not have loved it more! As happens every Thursday, a new CraftKitchen-project went live on the CK-site,… continue reading

Yarn Ends Jewelry

How about one more fast diy for Mother’s Day? Having made quite the collection of yarn ends objects already (more here), I thought it would be interesting to experiment a bit further with my trusted paste and colorful ends, and make something different. I loved how… continue reading

Treasure Boxes – for Mother’s Day

I can’t even begin to tell you how much fun I had working on my 2nd project for CraftKitchen! Looking at my CK-treasury boxes, my mother-in-law reminded me this weekend that I had made little treasury boxes before….. some 20+ years ago. At that time… continue reading