Afghans · Crochet

Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

I made this blanket using a pattern from Keeping it Stepford Scrap Yarn Blanket – Tutorial. Using two strands of worsted weight yarn and a N-9mm hook. Changing colors that were the closest to the last so that it blended a much as it could, creating an ombre effect. What do you think? Vicky Brehm 2016… Continue reading Double Stranded Ombre Basket Weave Blanket

Afghans · Crochet

Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

I just love granny squares. They’re so simple and cute. And I’m also very fascinated with the idea of using color palettes from pictures as my color inspiration. This is the inspiration for this blanket. I like working with motifs because I can make a blanket in sections and stack them as I go. Somehow,… Continue reading Green Lemonade Bottle Inspired Baby Blanket

Crochet · Home and Kitchen Decor · Pattern Links

Lily Sugar n’ Cream Pot Holder Madness*

I had a great time making these cute large sized pot holders using Lily Sugar n’ Cream yarn and a 5mm hook.   For the one above I followed a pattern called Mandala Pot Holder by Willow Yarns Design Team.   And this one following a pattern called Crochet Flower Pot Stand by Lindevrouw. Vicky Brehm 2016… Continue reading Lily Sugar n’ Cream Pot Holder Madness*

Afghans · Charts · Crochet

Pink, Rose, Persimmon and White Baby Blankets

I just love how this one turned out, I reminds me so much of sherbet ice cream! I made it using four shades of Simply Soft yarn and a 4.5mm hook. Measuring 30″ x 30″ making it perfect for a security blanket. I used the pattern below and plan on translating the chart into a written… Continue reading Pink, Rose, Persimmon and White Baby Blankets