Summer Crochet Projects

Looking for a summer crochet project ? It’s A Wrap !!! Easy to pick up and put down, knitted or crochet a wrap, poncho, shawl or stole could be an ideal holiday project plus great to wear on cool summer evenings. These are just some of our favourites….. Drops Design Poncho Many customers and membersContinue reading “Summer Crochet Projects”

Southend Crochet and Knitting Wool Shop

Do you love Wool and Yarn Shopping ? Isn’t it nice to be able to visit a local wool shop, see the colours and touch and feel the wool and yarn you are buying for your project. Maybe browse through pattern books, and perhaps chat over your choices with someone who both knits and crochets.Continue reading “Southend Crochet and Knitting Wool Shop”

Home Accessories knitting and crochet

Knitted and Crochet Home Accessories A wonderful way to decorate your home with accessories you have made yourself. Cushions and throws, blankets and bolsters, table clothes, table runners and coasters or maybe a fun tea pot cosy the possibilities are endless. At The Crochet Lounge we have many patterns for knitted and crochet home accessories,Continue reading “Home Accessories knitting and crochet”

Aran Wool at Southend Wool Shop

Drifter Aran The “Drifter” yarn Aran weight which we are featuring here today is a  79% Premium Acrylic, 17% Cotton, 4% Wool yarn by King Cole. We love the way this yarn knits up, as you can see below, Corinne is wearing her poncho knitted in Drifter with it’s wonderful striped, Fair Isle style effect.Continue reading “Aran Wool at Southend Wool Shop”

Snowman Crochet Pattern

Snowman Crochet Pattern Little Sid The Pocket Snowman The latest Crochet Lounge Pattern by Corinne New and Exclusive at The Crochet Lounge, the “Little Sid” crochet pattern is free when you buy your wool to make him, and his friends. A fun project, the pattern takes you through making the snowman and his hat andContinue reading “Snowman Crochet Pattern”