20 years since the day I married my lovely hubby! I can hardly believe all those years have passed, just like that. Three incredible, crazy, wild and free-spirited kids, and three on the other side who weren't meant for this lifetime. Amazingly through this heartbroken, love-filled journey that has been our road to family life,… Continue reading 20 Years!
The gorgeous and super popular Spiral crochet pattern series, has recently been completed with the addition of a stunning matching Cowl pattern. So now we have a beautiful matching set of Hat, mitts and cowl crochet patterns, all available on Ravelry but here's the best bit.... If you fancy all three you get one completely… Continue reading Spiral Crochet Series
Who says snowball flights need to be cold and wet? Not anymore, now you can crochet your own soft snowball fight in a bag!
~ New Pattern release ~ My gorgeous new Spiral cowl pattern is out now, exclusively in the October edition of Happily Hooked Magazine. It matches my popular Spiral Hat and Mitts patterns, making a really beautiful set.
Perfect hat and mitts for Autumn published in HappiliyHooked Magazine, given 5 star ratings and voted by readers for their monthly CAL
Whoosh went July (washed away in the rain!) and August has gone in a flash (is there a bit of a weather theme going on here! ). I should have written a post long before now to share some exciting news... My Spiral Beanie and Mitts are now published in a crochet magazine! They're in… Continue reading My Patterns… In a magazine!
.. and I cannot lie! Who's with me? Big ... fabulous ... on trend ... why not? So here's my take on the big bow. It's really easy and FREE here on the blog too. FAV on Ravelry I used a size 4mm (G) hook and dk acrylic and made it using UK treble stitches (double crochet US), but if you… Continue reading I like Big Bows …
I totally forgot to post this pattern at the beginning of Autumn! But better late than never huh. It was tested by one of my lovely testers Patterjack and Tweed back in the Spring. It's a super easy pattern! Grab yours now: Spiral Mitts Pattern Matching hat and cowl patterns are also on Ravlery. Both… Continue reading Spiral Mitts Pattern OUT NOW
Gorgeous new crochet fairy pattern out now
I'm very excited to tell you my gorgeous juicy Fruit Fairy, Berry has just been sent off to my pattern testers and will be available to purchase in a couple of weeks. Isn't she a cutie? Berry is the guardian of the Raspberries in Brambly Wood and is very very busy this time of year… Continue reading New Fairy Pattern – Berry
Turn plastic bags to plarn and create beautiful things
Frost the Winter Fairy crochet doll
I actually made something for me 💕 How many of us yarnaholics achieve this? and so early in the year too! I spent all of last year making lots of things for others but not one single thing for me. In the autumn I made several pairs of gorgeous mitts (this fab Moogly pattern ), with… Continue reading Spiral Snuggly Yumminess
Free tiny crochet heart pattern
Hello WordPress, a new chapter begins .... I have done some deep soul searching over the last few months and as a result Mini Me Makes will see some changes, starting with this new blog and a return to its roots in 2018. These roots, if there was ever any doubt, lie in crochet and… Continue reading The return to roots