I gave this giraffe to my niece for her first birthday this weekend just gone. It is an almost one piece pattern, which makes it a lot easier to finish: I always take ages to make all the limbs and put it all together when there are a lot of pieces. I was going to […]
This is a really quick and clever pattern! It’s called Divine Hat and it’s on rheatheylia.com and Ravelry.
My third watercolour is of the frangipanis in our front garden. They’re pretty amazing: they start life as a bud with a slightly pink tinge, then a mainly yellow and white flower with a pink tinge, then with age, or maybe sunlight, a deep pink develops. I tried a couple of different things here: water […]
Using TanglePatterns String 061 and patterns Floatfest and Cinquefoil. I really like cinquefoil, but I find it difficult to get right, I get it wrong more often than not… one of these is right, and one of them is close.
Using TanglePatterns String 059 and several patterns including Antidots, Baton, Flukes, and Rufflz. I really like how rufflz turned out, and I like leaving the corners empty sometimes as well.
Using TanglePatterns String 058 and patterns cubic and a ribbon (don’t know if there’s a proper pattern name for it). I like overlapping edges with curves.