Corners of my home

19 06, 2015

Busy crocheting days

By |June 19th, 2015|Bedspread, colors and yarns, Corners of my home, Crocheted blankets, etsy shop, for babies, granny squares, Hexagons, new projects, wips|10 Comments

Hello sweet friend!

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I’ve been busy, busy crocheting with tons of ideas in my head. I want to crochet crochet crochet. I want to crochet baby blankets, lots of them, different kinds, a lot of colors, bright, happy colors. I don’t know what is happening with me…

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My hook is burning and I decided to reopen my etsy shop and try to sell baby blankets. Wooohooo I am very very excited about this idea. And I don’t care if it will work or no… I want to try… just crochet and try… will see what will it leads me to… maybe I will close again my shop… maybe not…

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I wanted first to finish my actual wips. This hexagons blanket. And the granny bedspread of my daughter Sarah. But I COULDN’T. The hexagons is mostly done…

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still have some to join… and it needs an edging of course…

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And for the bedspread…

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I will leave it for the autumn… Now I have to make baby blankets…

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So I started two… one with a cream edge…

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and the second a big colorful granny…

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and a third, and a fourth, and a fifth (I will not tell about all the crazy ideas in my crazy head) I have to finish the first two, post them in Etsy and then begin the others :)

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My Etsy shop is still mostly empty (I posted some of my patterns for sale there). I will tell you when the baby blankets will be there too :)

I am crossing my fingers now and saying a small prayer :)

Will keep you updated my friend!

Love ♥

Sucrette

 

6 05, 2015

Byebye April

By |May 6th, 2015|"done", A month with pics, Bedspread, Corners of my home, Crocheted blankets, granny squares, granny stripes, In my kitchen, instagram, Ripple, Stripes|4 Comments

Good morning lovelies,

April is gone, and May is here. I love May. It is my birthday month (tomorrow May 7 I’ll be 37) but I love it for other reasons. It is for me the month of hope, the month of sun, good weather, birds, flowers :) It is my favorite month. You can not be too sad in May :)

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I feel always that I am neglecting this blog of mine. I go for long periods of time and I miss blogging… but life is really really busy … and the days are passing too quickly…

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I’ve been having some technical issues with my blog lately and I know that many of you dears friends who are subscribed in the email notifications are not receiving any :( and I am sooo sorry about that… Hope that you’ll receive this post today :)

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I’ve been crocheting a lot, using a lot of colors (that is what I love to do), mixing colors, relaxing with my hook and yarn, enjoying Instagram and Facebook (I am an Instagram addict 😉 ),

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baking, cooking and discovering the joy of staying in my kitchen :) I am discovering a new passion and really enjoying cooking and baking books and trying new recipes and soooooo loooooooving it :)

I am like a baby discovering the world around him for the first time. Where was I during all these years? Why did I use to hate everything kitchen related? WOOOW I am constantly saying WOOOOW and my family is really happy with that new passion of mine :)

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Now that is Spring is here the whole house has been dressed with a spring touch :)

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Fresh colors everywhere and it feels really good :) How I love Spring!

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Whishing you a lovely day whatever you’ll be doing :)

I won’t be long… I promise 😉

♥ Sending you all my love ♥

Sucrette

 

 

14 04, 2015

Hello!

By |April 14th, 2015|Baking, Corners of my home, Crocheted blankets, filofax, granny stripes, hexagon flower, Hexagons, In my kitchen, lovely books, table runner|2 Comments

Hello hello hello

How are you doing sweet friends? I’ve been having some technical issues with my blog lately and I know that my posts are not reaching the emails subscribers and I am very sorry about that. I hope that it is fixed now and that you’ll be receiving all the new posts from Le monde de Sucrette :)

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Thank you so much for the lovely response to my latest pattern. Knowing that you liked it and that you are already crocheting it makes me very very happy ♥

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For the ones that did not receive my latest posts and wish to purchase this fresh and springy hexagon flower, you can find it HERE :)

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Today, the girls  are back to school and Joe back to daycare. The house is silent and calm and I already missed them :(

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I’ve been working lately on this very old wip of mine : the granny stripes. Together with the old ripple they will be on the girls beds for spring time. I’m thinking about doing them half blankets… for the bottom part of the bed …( can’t find the name of that not very big blanket that you lay just on the bottom of the bed)  like many lovely pics I saw on Pinterest :)

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So, I’m nearly done with them both… Still have 10 rows for the ripple (will show it to you next time) and 20 rows on this granny stripes :)

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I am really pleased with how they are turning out. Fresh and colorful 😀

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And I’ve been spending a lot of time in my kitchen lately and enjoying it :)

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Who would have guessed 10 years ago that I’ll enjoy cooking and baking one day :) Not me :) I am discovering a new “me” and I love that new “me”

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I’ve been baking a lot of cakes and home made bread in the new “pangourmet” oven a gift from my adorable man 😉 and enjoying it… the smell is wonderful and the taste delicious :)

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Have to leave you now and make some boring chores around the place 😉

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I’ll be back very soon,

Sending you kisses!

Sucrette

 

24 03, 2015

♥ HAPPY ♥

By |March 24th, 2015|basket, colors and yarns, Corners of my home, granny stripes, In my kitchen, My family, Pitcher, Ripple, wips|10 Comments

Good morning my friends,

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Days are passing by so quickly and I am still here in my small part of the world…

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♥ Crocheting :) crocheting and crocheting …

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♥ Enjoying working again on old forgotten projects…

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♥ Loving colorful happy yarn in a big new lovely basket 😉

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♥ Enjoying watching my children play and grow up… even though they are growing up too quickly…

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♥ Adding colorful bits to my kitchen and cleaning, sorting out and organizing kitchen shelves and cupboards…

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♥ Crocheting happy granny stripes

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♥ and happy soothing ripples

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♥ AND FEELING THANKFUL FOR ALL THE LITTLE HAPPY THINGS IN MY LIFE ♥

Love to all

Sucrette

30 01, 2015

The first completed project for 2015

By |January 30th, 2015|"done", Bedspread, Corners of my home, Crocheted blankets, granny squares|30 Comments

Good morning lovelies

I am sure you already guessed. The bedspread is done! Houraaayyyy! Tadaaaaa :)

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I am dancing with joy around it :) feeling proud :)

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My labor of love is finally done and I looooooove it from the bottom of my heart :)

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324 (18 x 18) granny squares crocheted with love… 3 colorful rounds and a black fourth round each :) Joined with rows of sc in black :)

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This bedspread was crocheted with Nako Vizon a 100% acrylic aran yarn and a 4.5mm hook. I used 12 x 100g of the black yarn and leftovers colored yarn (I really don’t know how many balls)

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I used a granny simple edging of 3 colored rounds (green, purple and dark orange) followed by a round in black with picots ( 1picot = 4ch and 1sc in the first chain ). A very simple edging but I loooove it.

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You can find the pattern of each square HERE

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Sorry for all the pics :) but I am sooo happy I have to share with you :)

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Hope you love it as much as I do :)

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Wishing you a beautiful weekend!

Sucrette