Author Archives: Crochet with Raymond

About Crochet with Raymond

I'm a crochet obsessed, reiki master, crystal healing, yoga junkie, counselling student, in a happy long term relationship... and Raymond's mum!

Granny Tea Cozy Tutorial!

Hellooooo!!!!! *WOW* is all I can say!  *THANK YOU* for the overwhelmingly positive response about the Granny tea cozy!  I felt so special when I sat down with my morning coffee to read my comments, you all say such lovely … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet Cushions, Crochet Goodness, Granny Stripe, Granny Tea Cozy, Patterns, Tea Cozies! | 130 Comments

Revisiting the Granny Mandala….

Helloooooo!!!!!! I hope you’re all having a fabulous week!! I certainly am and it is very much due to the amazing and beautiful sunny weather we are STILL having!  It seems that summer has arrived early and it is just … Continue reading

Posted in Colour Therapy!, Fibre P0rn!, Granny Mandala, Rainbows!, Uncategorized | 166 Comments

“Ornamental” Pot Holders!

Helloooooooo!!!!! Wow, thank you for all of your lovely comments on my last post… New Zealand is such a beautiful country and I do love sharing the special bits of it with some of the rest of the world!  The … Continue reading

Posted in African Flowers, Colour Therapy!, Crochet Goodness, Crystals, Other Ramdom Stuff, Patterns, Pot Holders!!!, Rainbows! | 75 Comments

Bunting Time!

Hello!!!! Happy Sunday to you all!  As you know by now, Sunday’s are my absolute favourite day of the week and despite the freeeeeeeeeeeezing cold weather, today is no exception!  It’s freezing I tell you… snow is forecast for Wellington tomorrow… … Continue reading

Posted in Bunting, Crochet Goodness, Patterns | 34 Comments

dc3tog

Helloooooooo!!! I’ve prepared a photo tutorial for the very handy stitch dc3tog, or “double crochet three together,” which I love to use in my patterns and I’m sure for those of you who don’t know it yet, you’ll become addicted … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet Goodness, Crochet Stitch Tutorials | 14 Comments

Coffee vs Computer

Hellooooooooooooooooo!!!!! *YAY* I just love sitting down to write a post…. always really, but especially at the moment, because I am studying hard for my exam next week, so my time is very, hmmm…. structured right now, so blogging is … Continue reading

Posted in Coffee Plunger Cozies!, Crochet Goodness, Granny Stripe, My Plants!, Patterns | 27 Comments

Not your average domestic goddess…..

Hellooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!! I am in a reaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaally happy space right now, as DAYLIGHT SAVINGS BEGAN LAST NIGHT!!!!!!!!!  I don’t know if I can express my love for long evenings after a beautiful sunny day…. tonight after I got home I sat … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Hats, Crochet Flowers, Crochet Goodness, Fooooooooood!, Knitting Baby Clothes!, Knitting!, Other Ramdom Stuff, Ted! | 16 Comments