Amie Jane

Amie Jane

147 posts, 26 followers and following 8
Jul 2014    Derby, United Kingdom    Website

I first started to crochet when I was 10. All I was shown was Treble Crochet (US Dc) in a continuous Granny Square.
From there I taught myself to start the Granny Square, and that was all I did for a few years.
My interest grew when I was 16, and I went on to teach myself different stitches, with the help of my nans magazine subscription to The Art of Crochet. I loved the different styles and textures you can achieve with the different stitches.

I then came across Amigurumi, and loved it! At first, I couldn't even manage a simple ball shape! But with some perseverance I mastered it! I was really chuffed that I had managed to make a small stuffed ball, it even had a few colour changes in it! From there I started on some more complex shapes - a Rabbit. I was surprised at how quickly I managed to do it, and how well it turned out! My family loved it, which meant going on to make 7 more! (I still don't have one for myself!)
I spend a lot of my time just searching through sites and Facebook groups for patterns, and have a verrryyy long list of things I want to make.

Now after many years, many animals and many blankets, I still have my love of Crochet. I rarely go a day without working on one of my many projects!

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Hexagon a day #3: Day 31

So, the last day of January is almost over! God it’s gone slow! Here is my hexagon blanket complete for January…. And here is my ‘add as many as I like’ blanket, which has just over 40(I think)

Hexagon a day #2: Day 8 and Day 16 photos

Here’s what it looks like on Day 8 - And here’s Day 16 ( a little early I know!)

Hexagon a day #1: My challenge for the year

Hello everyone! It’s been a while since I posted here last, so thought I’d let you know my challenge for the year…. Hexagon a Day blanket! I’m making (lots more than I’m supposed to) a hexagon a day and then sewing them together to create one...

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sam1367 ...

Love the bags. Where are you in uk

Amie Jane ...

Thanks Sam, I’m in Derbyshire :) x