Lucias Fig Tree

Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories, Travel

ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM AND CROCHET. WHY NOT?

Abstract expressionism and crochet…. I bet a lot  of people will find my statement total blasphemy. I don’t mind, if that is the case, and I apologise in the very unlikely eventuality that an art critic has stumbled upon my blog. The purpose of the entry is to tell the story how this blanket came about, and   how I have used  saturated colours. It all started with a pile of yarn , and the notion  to try something out of my comfort zone for a change. I wanted to use a  ...

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Lifestyle, Patterns, Stories

ONE BLANKET FOR EACH MONTH….

I have been thinking in the past few weeks what I should make this year, and I have come up with a rather ambitious plan: one blanket for each month of the year. I know it might be far too much, and I won’t be able to keep it up, but I still thought I could try! ALSO, there is another reason: If you remember I have been thinking about making some posts about colors principles, but it can be quite a dry subject if handled on a theorist base so I figured it might be better showing  ...

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Beating the January’s blues: a plate of leftovers for a “presto-pronto” quick cushion.

I always feel the first few weeks after the festive season can be quite a bit of a challenge, cold and dark days ahead, if you are like me in the northern hemisphere, back to work, maybe a depleted bank balance after the festivities or are you overwhelmed by far too ambitious list of ‘new year resolutions’? If that is the case all you need is ..CROCHET of course!!! What you want it is a small project: something special to look forward and to concentrate on, something reasonably  ...

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Lifestyle, Stories, Travel

NEW YEAR NEW ADVENTURES

Hello everyone and the first blog’s entry for 2017! Firstly I would like to wish to all of you, out there, may you have hope, peace, joy, good health and more during this coming year. Second, now that it is official, I can let you all know I am an STYLECRAFT BLOGSTAR!!! How exciting is that??? I have to thank not only Stylecraft to invite me to be part of their group, but more so I have to thank you all for liking my page,  sharing what I do and supporting me and my crochet adventures  ...

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