Category: crafts by the sea

Latest Craft Fair

Took part in the latest craft fair at the Catholic Hall in Swanage. the weather was a bit odd, lot of rolling sea mist but the footfall was good. First time on display for my […]

Crochet Mystery CAL Midday Mandala

Just finished this years mystery CAL from Julie Yeager. What a great project this was, Midday Mandala was a great fun project to work on. Find it here on Ravelry Used Aran weight cotton which […]

Crochet square motif waterfall cardigan

Crochet  square motif waterfall cardigan I’m so pleased with this cardigan, it get many admirers and is so comfy to wear   This is more a recipe rather than a pattern. Using any yarn and […]

Free Pattern – Easy Knit DK Bear

I’ve been meaning to publish this free pattern for an absolute age. If you wish to print this pattern click on the bear!! Knit in any DK yarn on 3.5mm needles. Description: Medium size bear […]

Boiler house gallery

I’ve been making a few things for The Loft Shop in the boiler house Gallery @ Corfe. Been making: origami cards for Christmas with a Tree decoration on the from, some are Christmas trees of various […]

Crafts by the Sea – new stock – crochet trainers

I’ve been having fun trying various patterns for crochet baby trainers. The first I tried was by loopy sue design on ravelry. Then I tried a slight variation of this ravelry pattern They are great […]

Crafts by the Sea – latest stock – hanging origami heart(s)

I’ve been trying some origami and have created some cards with new and recycled sheet music. Each card has a single or pair of hearts with various methods used for the hanging part (wire, paper […]

Crafts by the Sea – loft shop and website/facebook

Spent the last couple of days setting up the Loft Shop with Jane Colquhoun and Julie.  The shop is now open and operating on Summer Opening times (being a holiday resort we will open more […]

Crafts by the Sea loft shop & website

Been a bit busy of late, what with the upturn in the weather from low temperatures for this time of year to a mini heat wave this week.  The running has been abandoned for a […]