I am loving these little patterns, also I learned only using Japanese pattern books and to me, a picture tells a thousand words and no worrying about whether the designer talks “American” or “British” crochet terms 🙂


overlapping petals rose and daisy



I’ve decided I’m going to just start creating lots of different motifs, no repeats and when I’ve enough, I’ll tack them to a cloth shawl I have that’s the right size and start crocheting the net

comments please on how you should do small things first before embarking on a big project with a new techinique……..