Category Archives: Free Pattern

All the Secret Projects

Since December I’ve been working hard on new commissions for a publication due out later this year. It’s really frustrating as I’ve sat at my desk every day making some rather beautiful samples and writing patterns, but because of my … Continue reading

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Free Crochet Pattern: Tool Tidies

OK, so most of you have finished all your festive gift making I’m sure. But, just in case you haven’t, here’s a quick make that is great for the men in your life (and equally suited to the ladies too, … Continue reading

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Free Pattern: Knitted Cowl

Let me introduce you to the Coffee Kitchen Cowl. Named after one of my favourite coffee stops in Cockermouth. This is a simple make, comfortable, practical and sure to be essential on those days when you need something you can … Continue reading

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How to Crochet Mistletoe

It’s five years since I first published this pattern and still I haven’t been able to improve on it. I thought it was too early to start thinking about festive or “Holiday” crochet patterns, but this week “how to crochet … Continue reading

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Free Pattern: Back to Basics Cushion

The time of year for snuggling up on the sofa, drinking hot chocolate and watching box sets by candle light is almost here and so my thoughts have turned to cosy homewares. I always loved this cushion and the Mid … Continue reading

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