Category: giveaway

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

Cross & Woods – giveaway

Not too long ago I blogged (here) about the wonderful cooperation that culminated in the “Let’s Get Chunky” magazine.Given the fact that all contributors worked with the beautiful Borgo de Pazzi-yarn, very quickly we – the lively bunch of crafty friends participating in this fun adventure… read more

“Colorful Crochet” – “Eindeloos Haken”

With the “Colorful Crochet” / “Eindeloos Haken” blog tour well underway, I thought it would be fun to share the posts and projects from the first 20 participants that have ‘blog toured’ so far. From left to right, top to bottom: 1. Susan’s Cobblestone/Striped Babyblanket… read more

“Eindeloos Haken” Book Launch

It’s hard to believe it has been way over a week since the official launch of “Eindeloos Haken” took place … Usually I’m quick and eager to share the fun of crochet parties I’ve been to with all y’all here on the blog. Of course… read more