Have you seen pattern paradise website yet? wow Maria has some gorgeous free
patterns on there, ranging from stylish bags to things for your home, there are so
many to choose from, I have picked some of my favorites to feature her in my
Designers Corner this month, but check out her site to see more.
This beautiful round table mat is quick and easy to make and will look gorgeous on
your dining table as a center piece or on your coffee table in your lounge, just add
a plant, vase of flowers or bowl of fruit for the finishing touch.
Flat slip stitch joining is the ideal method of joining granny squares together.
If you are like me and love making granny squares but do not like stitching
them up, there are many ways to do this and I think one of the easiest ways
is with a slip stitch seam, I feel it gives a more professional finish and look
Below is a pictorial on how to do a sl st and how to seam the squares together.
Doilies never go out of fashion and are always popular, this square doily can add
style to any room in your home, make it up in colors to compliment your decor.
It will crochet up in just a few hours.
See more of my doilies and mats:-
Mandala Table Mat
This small flower necklace is a great pattern for using up all those small scraps of
yarn, I love crochet necklaces, especially in the cold months as they are warm next
to your skin unlike gold or silver.
If you like dainty things then put a couple of colors together to create this lovely
design, you can make it up in just a short space of time.