This post is my submission to the Deramores Craft Blog Competition 2015. Deramores is the UK’s number one online retailer of knitting and crochet supplies. Visit www.deramores.com for more details. I could not have been more excited when I saw the Deramores blog competition – and not just because of the scrummy yarn-y prizes! With […]
Believe it or not, there are posts on Elsie Pop that aren't entirely crochet-related! But here, you won't find any - this category is crochet through and through!
As you may have noticed, I love my cats even more than I love crochet. It was with shock then, that I worked out that I hadn’t ever crocheted them a toy! I had made them a small hand knitted toy once, which they ignored, but this time around I wasn’t going to let that […]
I think I might have a crochet blanket problem. Whenever I’m under any stress I seem to get a compelling urge to create, and the only thing I seem to obsess about is blankets! As we’re about to jet off on holiday and I have a lot of work on in the day job, I’ve […]
It’s been quite the week! Last I wrote I was busy setting up my craft room to prepare for the arrival of my knitting machine. I finally got my hands on it on Monday – and while this is super exciting, I was too scared to touch it for a day! I worked the day […]
The WW1 centenary test this year has definitely made me think about the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal a lot. I buy my paper poppies every year, and within seconds of pinning them on they are ripped off my lapel by a rogue bag strap or scarf and I can’t Self show wholesale jerseys my […]
It’s been a crafty couple of weeks! Last Wednesday I went along to the first ever Knitting Kittens event at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home – it was amazing! After I’d stopped cooing over the gorgeous cats, I settled down to give my friend a crochet lesson, which turned into ???? a group lesson! wholesale MLB […]