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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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Hi Lucy I am making a cushion cover using flat circle pattern but it is not flat. I have done 20 rows and it is as if there is a whole extra segment in the pattern. It has happened for both sides and the same thing happened to my sister when she did it. Will it flatten out when the two sides are crocheted together around the cushion or is there a mistake in the pattern? I love this blog!

Neeta Sawant

I am from India. I tried it and it turned so beautiful. I even made a tail at the end as birds have tail and with tail it turned out very fantabulous. U r photo tutorials are great. I made one for me and now making one for my sister. U r simply marvelous lucy. God bless u for showing such great works for free.




a big compliment for such a wonderfull site and patterns!!! a big hug from the netherlands!

Diane thomas

Thanks so much for wonderful tutorials I follow them diligently! I love the colors you us,they are such happy colors they make me happy! You are truly an inspiration to all us hookers! Thanks for your lovely spirit! Diane T. USA

Jo dean-waters

Love it..Thanks Soooooooo Much Lucy


Love the tutorial of the birdie! thanks.


Thank you veeeeeeeeeeeeeeery very much
i love u


ik haak al een tyd maar leer steeds weer bij dit is inderdaad heel duidelijk weer gegeven en de aan hechtingen zijn zo veel mooier
gr een blije haakster


Hi Lucy I love your work so much ..the colours invigorate me :) they are exciting and make me feel alive thank you for sharing I can see you branching out into video tutorial next :) all the best to you happy crocheting x

Aphrodite O

Thank you for sharing with us!I am working the circle as you explain, but it starts wave. i would appreciate any idea! Thank you!

Ashley H.

I am following the order of increases for each round but my circle is starting to wave. I've tried adding more increases and also decreasing. Any ideas would be much appreciated! Thank you

Neena Mohan

precise directions,you make it look so easy.Picture tutorials are the best way to teach.



Elaine Winkler

I'm new to crocheting but I think I'm ready to try making something in a circle. Your cushion is so very pretty. Hope I'll be able to make one soon. Question - did I miss the size of the hook and the weight of the yarn. Thanks.


Thank you for your advice, I've just cracked the circle!


I've spent hours, literally, trying to start this up but my foundation 11 stitches do not look like yours. Am left handed would this make a difference?


Thank you very much for this tutorial, I really needed it. I will use it to make a circular vest in single colour :) Best wishes from Latvia


Hi I have a question, I have some cotton I want to make into a bag using this circle method but it always bunches up, so it looks like there are too many stitches, what am I doing wrong do you have any suggestions?

marisa (al-abrigo)

Thanks for sharing your knowledge! :)

Heather Leal

Hi lucy, its me again, I have written to you before! thank you for your circular cushion pattern. I have used it and "bought you a coffee" for the priviledge! however I am not enjoying the result as the cushion cover is too frilly and it looks like a spiders web not a circle. The cover wrinkles up and there is too much of it! so I am going to undo it and repeat it with 9 trebles to start, do you think this will work? heather

Christine Curtis

Thank you from Florida, USA. Your so creative that I'm pulling out my hook again to try and make your colorful afghan! Please post the directions for all of us.

Olivia Brannon

From Spokane, WA: I love your blog and your work. Thanks so much for sharing.


Thanks for your tuts, Attic 24! I just discovered your blog, and you solved several of my crochet problems already! Into my Favorites you go!


Hi! First, pardon my english as its a second language. I wanted to let you know how much i like your blog. I'm making some birdies for my daughter's bedroom and but many of your proyets are so nice that I want to finish soon so I can start them... some cushions, the gorgeous snake, maybe some day a blanket... Anyway, thanks for all the hard work of sharing. Your explanations are very clear!!
Silvina, writing from Argentina.

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