Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Okay, so I was a bit late to this bandwagon… I was looking through my book collection and kindle library trying to decide what to read next, and nothing was appealing to me so I thought that maybe that meant that it was time to try something completely different to my usual tastes. Crazy Rich […]

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Coming together

For a while now, I’ve been trying to keep up with two blogs and failing miserably. My other blog started as a lifestyle blog but over time has become almost entirely a book blog. My love of books and reading is probably around equal to my love of crochet and knitting. And both fill me […]

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What am I working on right now?

So, for a while now I’ve really wanted to design my own amigurumi pattern. I’ve been messing around trying to make something I’m happy with for probably over a year. I think the problem is that I’ve been trying to be an overachiever and design something complicated and not really getting anywhere because I can’t […]

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Tutorial: How to Double Crochet

In UK terminology this is called the double crochet, in US terminology it’s single crochet. Either way, learn to do this and you will officially be able to say that you know how to crochet. And even better, all crochet stitches are built on from a double crochet so it’s pretty easy to progress from […]

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