Well I’ve only gone and opened a flippin’ shop! Katie Lou Makes Stuff is open for business! Okay, well it’s not quite a real shop, it’s an online Etsy shop, but a shop is a shop is a shop! I’m so excited! Loads of people were telling me to do it because I keep churning out loads of… Continue reading I’ve opened a shop!
I’ve had a busy few weeks since finishing Brian from the Crocheted Wild Animals book. I have plans to make a few more things from there, but have been working on a few other projects to have a little break. 30th April was National Yarn shop day in the UK, so I went to my favourite local… Continue reading A coffee and a catch-up
I have two very beautiful dogs; Peggy a mischievous chihuahua and Sansa a mixed breed rescue dog. Unfortunately, they live with their other mother, so I don’t get to see them as often as I used to. Anyone who has ever had dogs will understand how horrible it is to be away from them. I… Continue reading Doggie Blankets
I started working on the mermaid tail on Saturday 30th January and have worked on it almost every day since. I stupidly forgot to photograph my progress during the first few days, but started documenting it on Thursday 4th February after I had completed 50 rows: It builds up really quickly and is really soft,… Continue reading The ongoing tale of the tail
First things first: Michelle, if you are reading this before I have given you the finished article, I suggest you navigate away from the page immediately! Right, now that is out of the way I can let you in to what I’m doing. Before I developed an interest in crochet, I saw a picture doing… Continue reading A different kind of blanket….