All posts tagged: customise

Project – Vintage doily lampshade

I don’t remember exactly when it was that I started crocheting… I think it was in February 2012… Here’s one of the first things I ever crocheted: Yes, that’s it, a single chain of yarn. I had become curious about it and decided to try it out. I bought a hook and some light yarn (to be able to see what I was doing) and got on Youtube and started searching for tutorials. Possibly in the same day, I did this: Just a straight, simple rectangle of yarn. I added it a button and did something to cover a jar. Simple. Soon enough, I was experimenting a bit more… Since then, I’ve been crocheting different things, from a Yoda hat I took on a ski trip, to a Cthulu and a Sackboy. You can see them here. I’m also trying to make a crocheted Afghan blanket, but that one is a long term project. Funnily enough, most of the people who know me personally, but not that well enough, find it difficult to believe that …