Celebrating Life: In 2020, I encourage you to do something on the 20th of each month that will bring you active and conscious joy.
The Sophie’s Universe Tweak Your Tote competition is now over, and I am very pleased to announce the winners! If you have no clue what this competition was about, you can read more about it (and where to buy the Sophie’s Universe Totes) HERE. And if you want some inspiration, you can find all the […]
Good morning and welcome to Week 4 of the Sophie’s Universe 5 Year Anniversary MAL. I thoroughly hope you have enjoyed working on your Sophie with like-minded people, and that you have made many new friends along the way. If you are new to Sophie, it is also my hope that you have picked up […]
Welcome to Week 3 of the Sophie’s Universe 5 Year Anniversary MAL. Since this pattern was first released, I have paid virtual visits to so many places through the photos people have shared of their Sophies. My most memorable virtual trip was probably when I followed someone through Thailand as they started and finished a […]
I LOVE a spot of Bunting. It puts me in a jolly frame of mind, even if I am just hanging up the washing or sitting at my computer editing patterns. To celebrate the 5-year anniversary for Sophie’s Universe, Jenny made this lovely Sophie Bunting in Scheepjes Sweet Treat. She used vibrant rainbow colours, echoing […]
Good morning and welcome to Week 2 of the Sophie’s Five Year Anniversary Make-along! I have had the most delightful Sophie-filled week. Thank you so much for sharing your photos and stories! It is so heartwarming seeing your then and now photos. This week we are focussing on Part 4 of Sophie’s Universe, which completes […]
It’s MAL time!!! I hope you are all as excited as I am! I cannot believe that it has been five years since I first released the pattern for Sophie’s Universe. Back then, the boys were teeny tiny little underfoot things. I remember having to take photographs around them and their toys, and trying to […]
To Celebrate the Sophie’s Universe Fifth Anniversary Make-along, we are hosting a little competition featuring the Limited Edition Sophie’s Universe Totes. This Competition is now closed. You can see the winners (and loads more inspirational entries) HERE. Please continue sharing your photos using #tweakyourtote. Before I tell you about the competition, I should probably tell […]
Oooh!!! I am so excited! Sophie’s Universe is 5 years old and we are having a 5 Year Anniversary MAL (Make-along) to celebrate! I don’t quite know where to start. I want to say all the things at once! ‘All the things’ would take a very long time to say, though, so I will try […]
This Life in Colour Crochet Shawl is a celebration of colour with a tiny spot of bling. The pattern is easy to memorise, making it perfect for on-the-go crochet. Choose your colours mindfully, paying attention to the ones that make your heart sing! Let it tell the story of your life in colour! I designed […]
I have updated the pattern for this simple Railway Crochet Mandala. It is perfect from colour-change scrap yarn.