SCB stands for soft cotton big ply. A local cotton yarn that has big ply (of course), usually bright colors, soft, and “cool” (as in not warm). I think this is one of everyone here in Indonesia’s favorite local yarn. The colors are attractive and the price is quite cheap. 1 ball of yarn (approx.… Continue reading First Story with SCB
Baby set only need a few meters of Red Heart Anne Geddes. I planned to make a beanie, the choice is Kisses Slouchy Beanie pattern by Kristina Olson here. it looks very simple but still having some details. So I grabbed my Anne Geddes and tulip hook no. 8 and… There was the mystery of… Continue reading Kisses Slouchy Beanie… Wannabe
The company where I slave is welcoming a new family, a cute baby boy named Nell whom makes me want to have a baby. Luckily I now can crochet so I don’t need to think so hard what should I give to him. The problem is, I want to make something fast, like really fast!… Continue reading Newborn Set for Baby Nell
This is a made by order. My friend E asked me to make a hat for her. Just a hat. No detail. But I have to say that here in Jakarta, hat is not popular, people mostly do the caps. So wearing hat-with-no-detail seems so tedious. At least you need to add something to make it look… Continue reading Just a Button Hat
Three posts and what I was talking about just hats *laugh* I barely have time to crochet. I keep myself busy reading because I re-started to borrow books from library and I want to return them in time. The library located in Ministry of Education complex where we can register for free. The collections are not… Continue reading Last Weekend’s Pretties
I started crocheting about 3 months ago and I am a slow learner. When I saw the video on youtube or looked at the pattern, I thought I can do it. But when I tried to make the stitches, I made lots of mistakes. So, indeed the most effective way to learn is by practicing.… Continue reading First Hat Project
I have been obsessed with 1920’s cloche hat. After the “failure” last time with Baby Reina hat, I attempted to make a new one, lucky me my friend M put an order ^^ I knew what I need to fix at first is the circle base which I was so clumsy at. I checked again the… Continue reading 1920’s Cloche Hat…-ish.