Jewellery from Craft Cove

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Everything about the jewelry I’m making and have made, problems, highlights and everything else. Also free tutorials.

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Let's please do somethingOn Friday 16 March 2018, Australian schools will stand united in their communities to celebrate the eighth National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence (NDA)

Above is the perfect flat circle. You can find the formula for it in the previous posts.I've covered several things that can go wrong with the flat circle in previous posts.This time I will talk about hook sizeSometimes the wrong sized hook can also...

Hexes Against Bullies

on Jan 22, 2018 in: Australia

A couple of weeks ago I heard a terrible thing in the news.An Australian girl committed suicide due to relentless online bullying.I was shocked and horrified. So sad.

One of the main ways of creating a corner is by working 2 sts (or more) in the same stitch, with 1 or 2 chains between.This is why a circle can start to look like a 8 pointed shape or octagon. Each of the increase bits can become like a corner. Thi...

When crocheting in a circle, if there were never any increases, the crochet would form a tube.To make a flat circle, you need to increase stitches. See my other post for the formula:

Making a Flat Circle

on Dec 30, 2017 in: tutorial

Often when crocheting you will want to create a lovely circle that will sit nice and flatSome people say there is a secret formula to creating the perfect flat circle. But it's not really a secret, it's just a clever way to evenly increase around to...

Who wants an interesting Christmas present for a geeky friend or family member?Why not help some Australian writers and artists at the same time.And also help the Australian comic book industryMost comic books are the floppy 32 page things you get fr...