knitted easter display on hshandcrafts

Crackin’ Crafters

  After my research the other week into knitted egg cosies I was fully prepared to get going on our work Easter project to decorate some eggs along the theme of the type of work we do. For those that don't know I am an agriculture PhD student in an agroecology department of a research … Continue reading Crackin’ Crafters

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textured phone cosy

Phone Cosy (aka Secret WIP reveal #1)

So, you might remember last week I mentioned I couldn't really reveal too much of what I am working on at the moment as it is all for presents. Well, the first gift has been received (Happy Birthday for last week Mum) and so now I can reveal what it was. My mum wanted a … Continue reading Phone Cosy (aka Secret WIP reveal #1)

Front post double crochet (fpdc) and back post double crochet (bpdc)

After sharing with you my geometric crochet cowl I thought it might be quite nice to include a tutorial on how to do front- and back- post double crochets (abbreviated to fpdc/bpdc in patterns). These stitches are great ones for adding texture to crochet projects and can add a lot of depth to the finished … Continue reading Front post double crochet (fpdc) and back post double crochet (bpdc)