Another cushion cover! I have been seeing this beautiful rosette pattern quite a bit on Instagram, but I could not find any written instructions in English online. After much searching, I found a video tutorial on a blog for this pattern.
This is the third installment of my crocheting journey with the vintage popcorn stitch cushion cover. I made one in a citrus colored cotton yarn this time. The first two are in vanilla and taupe. The cushion inserts in the
I got a little carried away with making fabric-covered buttons in different sizes, I now have to find a way to use them in my crafting projects.
After pondering about it for some time, I finally went out and bought a Brothers sewing machine. It has been nearly 20 years since I touched a sewing machine in school during Home Economics class. Although the very helpful sales assistant at
I fell in love with this cute Angie Bunny amigurumi designed by CrochetObjet. She also designed a wardrobe – sweater, pajamas, ski boots, shoes, a dress – for the bunny. Every time I see a new photo posted by her
I have been seeing this lovely popcorn stitch pattern around a lot on Pinterest, and I finally found the pattern online. The final product has a 3-dimensional, vintage look that gives off a whimsical feel to the cushion cover. Also, I
Japan is a haven for crafters. Their stationery shops, fabric shops, handicraft shops are places where I can spend all day wandering around in. With the husband in tow, I had to exercise restraint in the amount of time I
My latest crafting obsession is making buttons using cotton fabric and button shanks that I bought from a local haberdashery. I had so much fun making these and now I have to figure out how to use them in crafting projects,
I came across this crochet pattern on a blog called Little Monkeys Crochet and decided to give it a try. The pattern is easy to follow and produces a beautiful floral crochet. And before I know it, I had made more
I completed this puff popcorn stitch (I don’t know why I keep referring to this particular stitch as the puff stitch!) floral granny square cushion cover after struggling with it for a couple of months. I cannot seem to stick to
I love the vibrant colors of this cushion cover. Chose the colors based on what was available in my yarn stash.
My second cushion cover. It is much smaller that the first one because I ran out of patience to crochet more granny squares needed for a bigger-sized cushion cover. I have always liked the African flower pattern and have been
Didn’t get around to posting a photo of my first hand-made crochet cushion cover. I was thinking about autumn when I first conceived the idea of crocheting a cushion cover. I don’t think this has a autumn-y feel but I am