8th January 2013 Helen 6Comment

Post includes below the crochet pattern for rosy tea cosy. My son is very funny. The other morning he was woken by his little sister about an hour before he’s actually ready to get up (as tested by us letting him stay up only to have an angry bear on our hands for the day). My husband, desperately trying to get at least one of them back to sleep, deposited the wee man in our bed while admitting defeat with herself and heading downstairs for another 6am father-daughter breakfast. After 7 I woke to the sounds of heavy breathing through…

24th July 2012 Helen 1Comment

A post with a crochet pattern for a child’s bag. Sometimes when I’m in the middle of really big jobs – like the seemingly never-ending  Roses and Daisies Blanket, I like to take a little detour and do something quick and handy.  Just a little change of scene you understand. I’ve been meaning to make a small bag for my little girl since she started creche a few months ago – just for bringing in her teddy and ferrying home dirty clothes! I hadn’t found a pattern for one I liked so this is my first attempt at making up a…