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Thursday 19 July 2012

Coaster Rica

A post about my travel to foreign lands?! Sadly, no..... as I have never set foot out of the motherland, hoo. (Ahem... I hope Somebody is reading this!!)

Then is that a typo in the post title ? No!!

This is the project I promised to share with you. I am sorry I am a day late. My son is going on a class trip and I was busy helping him pack his bags.

But before that let me welcome Elena from Sew in love with Craft. Thank you for joining us.

I am on one of my "Utility" kicks again, which means whatever I make has to be pretty as well as useable. This time I am on a Coaster run and this is the first set I made.

Isn't that a cute pattern? I just love the strawberry and cream combination. I have used acrylic yarn with a 2.5 mm crochet hook.

If you like this pattern you can find it here at Favecrafts.

Some more delicious photos:

I just love "instant gratification" projects like these. Of course it is a different feeling, from the sense of achievement when you complete a large project.

I tried the same pattern in a different colour combination.

Which one do you like?

I had mail ordered some yarn which I received yesterday. A lot of yarn, well okay a ton of it actually! I will share my stash with you in a couple of days after I am done sorting them.

This morning I saw a squirrel on the tree outside my bedroom window. Can you spot it in the pic below?

No? Okay, take a closer look. 

See you later, crocheters
Bye, Love xxx


  1. hi friend, thank you for koining me as well. you have lovely crcochet..I love crochet too.

    I kind of love everything that has to do with crafting♥
    I joined you with my other poetry blog.

    have a lovely day


  2. Hi sangeetha,
    They look pretty.Did you recieved all yarn? now You ll be busy again.

  3. The red ones look gorgeous!

  4. Very beautiful!!

  5. I love those coaster, they're a nice variation of the traditional granny, thanks for sharing them at The Crochet Boulevard! And also thank you for your lovely comment on my blog! :)

    have a great week-end,


  6. Gostei muito do seu trabalho!! Muito lindo!!Parabéns!!

  7. I loved it!!! Very beautiful. Congratulations sinde Brasil.

  8. I loved it! Very beautiful.
    Congratulations since Brasil.

  9. can you plz teach this awesome square.?

  10. Acabo de conocer su blog y me pareció muy bonito su trabajo y usted una persona muy agradable. Cariños.


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