My name is Luisa and I love to crochet things like blankets, shawls, cowls and scarves. I also write a bit about crochet. If you’d like to make some of the things you see here yourself, I sell the patterns and kits on etsy. Alternatively, if you want to buy the finished product, I sell them on etsy too.
After the Christmas rush, January is a time to restock and plan for the new year. I’ve had a lot of fun trying out new dyes, yarns and techniques. Here’s just a sample of the colours and patterns I have been working on. All my yarns are available on my Etsy store.
No wonder T-Rex’s were so grumpy their short arms made knitting and crochet so difficult. Might have been easier if they had some of these fab stitch markers to keep their woolly projects in order. This set of four dinosaurs have a large lobster clasps which make them ideal for crocheters. The set contains a diplodocus,… Continue reading Pre-historic stitch markers
“All the better to keep my place in my crochet project.” Our eldest loves the tale of Little Red Riding Hood in all it’s forms. I don’t think we have discovered a version he does not like, from the classic version by the Brothers Grimm and the charming Clever Polly and Stupid Wolf, to Roald… Continue reading Oh Grandma what big stitch markers you have…
Keep losing your place whilst knitting and crocheting your Gryffindor scarves? Well here is a ‘magic’ solution, six Harry Potter themed stitch markers. All come on a large lobster clasp which makes them ideal for crochet. The set consists of a broom, a Hogworts crest, a lightning bolt, an owl, the sign of the Deathly Hallows and… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Trial of the Stitch Markers
I’ve been working on something recently which I have been dyeing to share….sorry. However, yes I have been dyeing my own yarn. I have just started out with plain colours as it seems best to start simple. However, I really want to work up to skeins with multiple colours in them. They are available on… Continue reading Here’s a sneak preview of some items coming to Twisted Yarns
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