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

“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

Craft Dates – book review & giveaway

Craft Dates – book review & giveaway

Yesterday I was at the festive book launch of a won-der-ful new book; as a matter of fact I’m so enthusiastic about this book, I hardly know where to begin describing this absolutely one of a kind and beautiful book! Let me start with the… read more

Tunisian Cushion – ‘t Voorpand

Tunisian Cushion – ‘t Voorpand

The best thing about working on projects behind the scenes – if you ask me – is the moment when I can share them here with you. And when I’m able to not only present the secret project itself, but a rather wonderful giveaway as… read more

Studio Hip & Stip – giveaway

Studio Hip & Stip – giveaway

Hello from my little corner of the world! I hope you all are well. I’m quickly popping in to tell – and show – what a fabulous book launch party I went to last Saturday. PLUS: at the end of this post there’s a chance… read more

“LANGetantjesetjesjaal”

“LANGetantjesetjesjaal”

The designer of this lovely scarf, one of the infamous “Borgo Babes” and a very sweet crafty friend, Lisette – aka “Tante Setje” / “Little auntie Set” in English – allowed me to translate the pattern for you in English and publish it here on… read more

KreaDoe and a giveaway

KreaDoe and a giveaway

When you’re a yarn lover, and live in The Netherlands, you have every reason to feel fortunate. This tiny country has so many beautiful yarn stores and talented designers. And how about all those lovely craft dates with like-minded people, or – especially at this time… read more

“Eindeloos Haken”-workshops and more …

“Eindeloos Haken”-workshops and more …

(for a Dutch version of this post, please click here) In the past I’ve been frequently asked to give workshops, and really never got around to following up on these requests.That is … till now! With my book being published, yarn shop owners contacted me… read more

Handmade Living

Handmade Living

I’m feeling all joyful, cheery and proud writing this blog post: my dear, fun, lovely, spunky, talented and audacious friend Lisanne / Draad & Praat has fulfilled a dream she’s had ever since she was a teenager: she has made her own magazine, “Handmade Living”!… read more