This tablecloth was crocheted sometime in 1995-96 and it’s my biggest project (yet?). The pattern for the tablecloth was taken from my dear friend’s book and the yarns were bought, 2 at a time, in Macy’s at Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur.
When ladies visits Sabah, they would most probably not miss visiting our famous Handicraft Market (famously known as ‘Pasar Filipin‘), and the most popular items are the pearls and crystals. There are many types of crystals & pearls jewellery offered such as bracelets, necklace, rings, keychains, …
I finished this ‘Just For You’ cross stitch last December, and made the card immediately after. I took some photos of the process and now would like to share them with everybody, hoping that it could be useful to somebody.
I made this cross stitched book /organizer cover about four years ago, circa 2006. After the year has passed, it was stored away inside a box when we moved to our new home.
Crochet is a process of creating fabric from yarn using a crochet hook. Crocheting, like knitting, involves pulling loops of yarn through other loops.
Oftentimes, I feel so horrible when, due to space constraints, I have to throw away things that I feel is still usable. So, I bought books for ideas on how to recycle things and also fun projects for the kids & I.
Teddy here was quite a challenge because of the softer colours - my eyes don't work that well under artificial light. So, I did most of the stitching outside of the house - especially while waiting in the car.