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All you need to know about my Knitted Lace Headband

Posted by Ann Petrov on

When I created my AA 2017 collection I really wanted something easy to wear. Hats can be very bulky and warm, specially in Irish weather. Also I wanted to have something what is easy to put into your handbag, or would suit to any age, from teenagers to Fashionable grandmothers. I got this beautifully soft and naturally warm alpaca and merino wool mix. I also love so much lately to knit in lace and it was absolutely natural for me to have some tyoe of vintage lace worked into the headband. The result was absolutely satisfying on my point of...

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All you need to know about my Knitted Lace Headband

Posted by Ann Petrov on

When I created my AA 2017 collection I really wanted something easy to wear. Hats can be very bulky and warm, specially in Irish weather. Also I wanted to have something what is easy to put into your handbag, or would suit to any age, from teenagers to Fashionable grandmothers. I got this beautifully soft and naturally warm alpaca and merino wool mix. I also love so much lately to knit in lace and it was absolutely natural for me to have some tyoe of vintage lace worked into the headband. The result was absolutely satisfying on my point of...

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Halloween Special: Pumpkin tutorial, easy crochet make

Posted by Ann Petrov on

So Halloween as again creeped up quicker than I have realised. It is one of my daughters favorite holidays, she likes the drama with it, when I just get really spooked out. But I promised to decorate the house this year. So I went to pinterest to find few ideas. The first one was these easy make pumpkins. I like them as you can easily make them with kids, who are willing to learn to crochet. You can use  what ever yarn you have at home, just match the wool with correct size of hook. `You can make them multi...

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Intermediate Crochet: How to crochet Primula or Primrose flower tutorial

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It's probably one of my favourite flower yet. The heart of this flower would be further behind and you can attach it to wire or pipe cleaner. I twisted it for my designs, as I needed it to be flat. The finished flowers petals curve up and make it very cute and pretty flower to add to your designs. Primula, or Auriculas or Primrose as well known names, are common and widely known autumn flowers in our garden. It's evergreen flower what is garnerers favourite due its easy care nature. It also comes in so many different colours and varieties,...

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How to crochet easy Blue Poppy flowers?

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This simple crocheted flower is one of the basic crochet flower. It's come small and very quick makes. Naturally in two colours: heart in yellow and rest in purples or blues, it makes beautiful flower to decorate baby clothes, cushions, teddybears. As also known as 'Blue Poppy', it is originally from Himalayas but widely common in europe. The flower is known to its ability to adjust itself and if necessary hybrid with other plants to survive. It is also called Welsh Poppy and is considered as weed. It is hard to grow from seed but in wild they seems to...

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