Colorful Crochet & Crafts

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KreaDoe – tickets: the winners!

Thank you all so much for joining in the KreaDoe giveaway! Yesterday the trusted ‘random number generator’ picked two winners: Marijke Oepts and Antoinette Vissers. Congrats, girls – please dm/pm, or email me (marianne@marrose-ccc.com) your addresses, so I can get those tickets to you in… read more

KreaDoe – Triangle Pincushions

Recently I told you about my exciting new part-time job as blogger for the biggest Dutch Craft Fair, KreaDoe. In my first blog post for them I shared my “Yarn Ends Bowl” (Dutch diy here) the second one that has just gone live on KreaDoe’s site is… read more

Treasury Tuesday

I don’t think it will come as a surprise to you, when I tell you I love pincushions, especially crocheted ones. They’re quick and cute little projects, they make for a perfect gift-from-the-heart, and don’t we all find good use for them? As for my… read more

“maRRose” in the picture

We all know YouTube is the place to go when we want a certain pattern or stitch explained. In fact I know for many crocheters YouTube was the place where they actually learned how to crochet! Last year the people of Wolplein launched a weekly… read more

Valentine’s Day Swap

I sure hope your Valentine’s Day was a good one! The somewhat grumpy inclined people among us may say it’s an over-commercialized holiday, but really: who does not like being given a card with sweet words written on it, a bunch of flowers, homemade heart-shaped… read more

Triangle cushion covers

Writing this blog post made me realize I have somewhat of a fascination with geometric crochet. I’ve noticed I like all crochet made with graphic shapes …. For instance this gorgeous “Isometric Blanket” by Solveig, or the beautiful “Harlequin Blanket” by Woodwoodstool (here‘s another one,… read more

Triangle Pincushion (Tutorial)

Isn’t it funny and interesting how one gets ideas to create something? When I was making the triangle cushion I did not do the math beforehand as to how many triangles in what color I would need. So I ended up with too many triangles, no… read more