Category: knitting

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… read more

WAK Porch Crawler Sweater

WAK Porch Crawler Sweater

Even though January is well underway already, I’m sure it’s not too late to wish you – and very sincerely so – all the best for a happy, wonderful, love-filled, healthy, and of course creative 2018! I’ve seen quite a few people picking a word… read more

Let’s Get Chunky

As I already told you in this blog post, a truly wonderful cooperation emerged from one of the fun crochet parties recently organized here in The Netherlands. After the “Borgo de Pazzi”-party at “Trollenwol” the talented bloggers and instagrammers that attended immediately started crocheting, knitting,… read more

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… read more

Follow-up Friday – Shawls

It’s Friday, I have finished projects to show you, and that’s all we need for a new “Follow-up Friday”-post, isn’t it? Come to think of it: I have a couple of other things that I’d love to share with you too, so here goes! My… read more

Follow-up Friday

This past week I’ve been putting the finishing touches on what I think is my very last “Follow-up Friday”-project. It’s hard to believe I’ve actually finished those 13 neglected, half or even less than half ready works in progress, even if it took me 6… read more

Follow-up Friday

It’s been a busy old week, and as far as working on the wip-list it was a good week too! Carter’s still in Canada with my in-laws – after a last medical check-up late yesterday, we’re finally allowed/able to bring him back home. My husband is… read more

Works in Progress – introducing “Follow-up Friday”

A big decision has been made here at “maRRose – CCC-headquarters” 😉 ……. The inspiration for it comes from one of my favorite crocheters/bloggers, the crochetastic and very lovely Janneke (her blog: JipbyJan). Janneke is about to embark on a tremendous adventure – she’s following… read more

Treasury Tuesday

Of course I’ve seen fellow crocheters/knitters using yarn bowls, but I do not own one myself …… yet. I do see how practical they can be, although I have to admit that my trusty yarn winder does the practical trick pretty well too. However, some… read more

A Sentimental Sock Story

As the lovely people who follow me on Instagram en Facebook have already seen: I’ve been knitting my first pair of socks and I’ve been ridiculously excited about it. It started when I saw a sock knitting workshop being announced on Echtstudio’s Facebook page, and… read more