Category Archives: Crochet

Spiderman Themed Ripple Blanket

I have crocheted this Spiderman themed blanket for my 9 year old nephew. All he wanted was a Spiderman costume. Over the years, I have kept up a steady supply of costumes of various characters for him as he is … Continue reading

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A severe case of Start-itis

  I was in remarkably high spirits at the time I posted my last blog. But, soon afterwards, I became afflicted with a severe case of Start-itis. This malady affects knitters. The symptom is casting on one project after another in a … Continue reading

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Full Circle: Endings and New Beginnings

After many false starts and much frogging, I managed to recreate the Luna Lovegood scarf reasonably close to the actual scarf worn in the movie. My daughter, Shreeya,  who had ‘commissioned’ this scarf ,  is pleasantly satisfied with the final … Continue reading

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Chevron Lace Scarf

These days crochet seems to have dethroned knitting from my heart. 🙂 🙂 I still drool over awesome knitting projects while surfing the net, but when it comes to finally sitting down and starting something,I find myself invariably and surprisingly … Continue reading

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Resistance is Futile!

When you gotta knit, you gotta knit. Period. Hard core crocheters might take umbrage. So I might as well apologize for my folly.  I use one common verb ‘knit’ for both crafts, knitting and crochet. Why? you might ask. This … Continue reading

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Pink Summer Splendor Doily

Somehow, I cannot have enough doilies. 🙂 Doilies are the first choice with me these days whenever it comes a time to start a new project. I could not have believed it possible a few years ago, but they have … Continue reading

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Blue Crochet Scarf

Lovely 🙂 🙂 🙂 Don’t you think ??? Although I do wish that I had used a thicker hook size for a more lacy scarf 😦 Thanks to Feathertree for this delightful pattern. She calls this the “Claudia Scarf”. Fairly … Continue reading

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