Craft podcasts, particularly on YouTube are very popular. I have watched thousands and had a go at making a few myself. I have picked up some useful tips along the way and I would like to share them with you.
It's not easy choosing the right border for your handmade granny square blanket right? Well here is a very easy and very pretty border, so called because most of it is what we crocheters do on the corners of our granny squares.
I started watching cross stitch podcasts on YouTube and realised there was a lot I could do to improve the neatness of my stitches. I have compiled three of the most popular ways to improve the neatness of your cross stitches here for you.
In this article I will show you how to do swiss darning, also known as duplicate stitch. I will use photo, video and text to explaining this technique.
In this article/Photos/Video I demonstrate how to join crocheted granny squares using a double crochet stitch. A Uk double crochet is known as a single crochet in the USA.
This article is a brief background with in-depth instructions on how to do paper embroidery, also known as Prick & Stitch. I have also given a tools list to get you started.
I was once asked to write an essay about raising children and was surprised to find I found it easier to write in verse form.