I feel very inspired every fall. This time has been very busy for me: new ideas, new designs and lots of changes have come in also on my blog.
It has changed a lot since its' beginning in 2009. Now I've decided to make it more about myslef, not just crochet. It will still be a place where I show off my designs and patterns, and also a place where I share things, quotes and music that inspire me.…Continue
As I make mostly garments, I didn't think I will crochet granny squares any time soon... probably ever. But - then that idea struck me. I must make a garment including granny squares in it! And this better not be that square bulky piece that we are used to see when granny squares are involved. ;)
I was thinking of pattern difficulty levels.
Lately I have seen the tendency of not-quite-intermediate level crocheters who tend to think of themselves as intermediate crocheters. I'm always glad that people are taking challenges. Thumbs up. But that's where challenges also start for designers, that's where designers are to blame for not clear / not understandable patterns.
IMHO - if you're not ready for this pattern, choose easier one. That simple. Don't tell me you have…Continue
I'm finally back at computer and can write about this week's events.The week has been very busy and it's just friday yet... Hoping to get a lot done during weekend.
As I previously mentioned - a major Latvian business newspaper interwieved me about my business. Actually it is first time (at least what I have noticed) that crochet is shown as a business in Latvia. It has always been seen as a hobby, and certainly not for young people. So I think it's a great step ahead. And…Continue