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  • Hello! Thank you so much for visiting me in the Attic, it's lovely to see you. My name is Lucy and I'm a happily married Mum with three children. We live in a cosy terraced house on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales in England which we are slowly renovating and making home. I have a passion for crochet and colour and love to share my creative journey. I hope you enjoy your peek into my colourful little world x


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Jay-anne Gadia

thank you for the patter,my 2 yr old daughter really loved the outcome of my work ;)


Thank you so much. I've been looking for a pattern I can understand (I'm a beginner)for months and finally I came across yours and I got the hang of it straight away and happily produced some lovely snowflakes.

Annette McKitrick

Dearest Lucy, what great karma you must have. Sharing another wonderful pattern with us. We thank you from the bottom of our hearts. Many wonderful blessings to you and yours. Thank you for your generosity and kindness. You should be named Great Britain's ambassador of goodwill to the world. You have my vote dear friend. Warmest wishes, Annette McKitrick



merci pour ces instructions
see you later

Sue Ellen Jones

Thank You so much for the detailed visual instructions. I am a visual person and have a hard time with just written instructions. I also enjoyed your bayo. I too love anything old, in fact I have many European antiques in my home that I purchased from container shipments from Great Brittiain in the seventies. I look forward to making some snowflakes...Fondly, Miss Sue Ellen


Hi again. This pattern is so easy - even for a total noob like me. To tell just how nooby I am, I can say that as I read through the tutorial on stitches first where you say "insert hook", my thought was "into what?" When I had figured out how to work the involved stitches I met the next hurdle: "To begin :: chain 5" - what is that - no chain in the description of stitches?
I had printed your instruction, just the text, to take along, so no looking at your very instructional photos for help. My first try actually turned into a snowflake believe it or not. See for yourself here: http://krydderuglen.blogspot.dk/2014/01/snefnug-yarn-along-snowflake.html
I'm so grateful for your wonderful blog, and really easy tutorials.


I'm so going to make snowflakes. It's just raining, raining, raining. We need some snow. Even if I never tried knitting after a pattern before, and never ever in English. Thanks for this!

Michele Boucher-Hines

Hello Lucy, one of the items I try to make each year are snowflakes. I worked your pattern using white crochet thread with a twist of sparkle thread added (don't know the name of it), and your pattern looks wonderful. Just some additional information that may be helpful, after pinning my snowflake to foil covered cardboard, I used water/paste combo (50/50) and dabbed-on with a small paint brush. It seems to work better for me than dipping in a starch mix. I like to include my snowflakes in Christmas cards or New Years cards, and also use as toppers to my Christmas packages. Also, another great resources for a beautiful assortment of snowflake patterns is 100 Snowflakes to Crochet by Caitlin Sainio. I have only made 2-3 so far, but they are all different sizes and look wonderful. Wishing you and your lovely family all the best in 2014.

BTW, I love your blog! I work fulltime and your blog is such a wonderful and inspiring resource for me (and others I am sure).


Thank you for this tutorial, I was surprised to find how easy it actually was :) My Mum is an avid follower of yours and has introduced me to your blog. Bit late maybe for snowflakes but hey, they are addictive, you're right, and thank you, I am certainly enjoying many joyful, festive moments making them.
Heidi x


We really love this crochet snowflake pattern – we've just featured it in our Top 10 Christmas Decorations post on our blog: http://bit.ly/1eVbjzF

We've also made some to put on the Christmas tree in our office!!


- James @ Stitch Craft Create


I had to write to you, I have been trying to make a snow flake every christmas andsoon I give up... finally I made one using your pattern today! yay! I am sooo excited! thankyou


Just been using this tutorial to do this years Christmas cards, and have linked you from my blog. Hope that is OK.

Lovely snowflakes, thank you!

Rachael Langley

What superb little snowflakes. Great tutorial as always!


I have made these using 'plarn' that is using yarn made from plastic bags. Originally I used them as Christmas tree decorations but my daughter pinched some of them and uses them as coasters for drinks.
Ps how to make plarn? Consult youtube.

k othen

Very pretty and dainty. I used crochet cotton size 20. loved them Thank you for your pattern.

claire mason

Sorry I'm late to the party, but I have just discovered this fantastic tutorial! Started immediately on a snowflake garland. Many Thanks!
(Ps. I expect you'll have some real snowflakes soon in the North East! Scotland first then the North East always!)

Noemi Domingo

thanks from Spain :-))
the snow flake will be a christmas gift to my nieces, because I want them to value hand made creations... love can be found also in little things

Rita holloway

Is there an "idiot guide" to crochet? I can knit but don't know crochet and would love to be able to do the snowflakes. Many thanks.

Gaynor Roberts

I really want to make one of these but am a complete crochet beginner - can you recommend any online tutorials to get me to this point?!? Thanks so much xx


muchas gracias una idea genial.. besos

Aubrey Garcia

Thanks for sharing. I was looking for a snowflake pattern to put on some slippers I was crocheting. I did the first and third round to make a smaller snowflake but the pattern and pictures you had written out were so easy to follow. :)

Jennifer Toal

Love them Lucy!!! Just made one and as usual your instructions are easy and perfect to follow. Hope to make lots more and thinking of adding them to Chirstmas presents as little tags that can then be hung on the tree....sooooo pretty!! Thanks for all the time you take to share your ideas with others. X


Just made my fist one out of a shiny blue sport weight yarn and I love it:)

Thank for the great info



Can't wait to have a go at this. Thank you for sharing!


So happy I saw your Facebook post earlier today, I'm happily hooking these cute little snowflakes near the fireplace and oh dear they are addictive! I'm going for a big garland :-) I can't believe this pattern escaped my attention, it's brilliant! :-) xxxx

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