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Test: Crochet Slippers

When I bought Issue 19 of Mollie Makes, I immediately knew that I would test out my crochet skills and make the ‘Sunday Slippers’. I liked the way it only used crochet squares, making it easier for a beginner crocheter. Even though I followed all the instructions (which were very well set out and easy … Continue reading

Test: Crochet Coasters

Issue 20’s free kit in Mollie Makes was the crochet coaster kit. I decided to test out my crochet skills and see how I went. As you can see, the first one I made was significantly larger than the second, as my tension was not as tight. I found this created a more wave like … Continue reading

Crochet Update

Since learning how to do the basics of crochet, I have put them to practice using both written instruction and diagrams. Firstly, I decided to make the Sunflower Amigurumi that began my quest but unfortunately it required half triple crochet which I haven’t learnt yet. Instead, I decided to make flowers using a pattern that my friend … Continue reading

Test: Learning How To Crochet!

Last year I decided, after longingly looking at amigurumi patterns and toys on the internet and at markets, I would have a go at finally learning how to crochet and make my own amigurumi things. So to start myself off, I went to Spotlight and bought a kit: I loved the cuteness of this project and … Continue reading