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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, just trying to find the pattern for the flower border baby blanket and gift set done in cream and pink and purple flower granny squares only around the outside. Do you have the pattern for it. Would love to make this beautiful blanket.

karen lee

Hi lucy,

the link to your bobble video doesn't work? what is it cause i'm confused about 1st round of 8 bobbles


Tove Naustdal

Thank you for your instructions and the very good photos. However you should know that in knitting and crochet, you NEVER join yarn by making a knot! You crochet/knit the new yarn in or sew it later, following stitches, with a darning needle :)

Rosie Yates

Hi Lucy, I have made granny squares years and years ago, but your blog has ignited my passion! One question, how do you hide your joined ends? I tried weaving them as you described on the little coat squares (by the way I've just 'pimped' an old coat using them!! Not as good as yours, but had lots of compliments!), but the spaces on the granny squares are too large and the ends show even when carried across. Any tips to save me going back and sewing them in individually? Thanks, Rosie


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Fiona Aufranc

I'm having trouble with the first part. My circle isn't closing the way yours is in the picture? I've still got a small hole in the pattern. The rest has turned out quite well. Thanks for all your hard work with the pictures, they helped me a lot.

Li Lian Chia

Hi Lucy, love your blog and you inspire me to create beautiful colors with crochet. You have great color combination! Thanks for sharing your patterns and hopefully I can show you my product when I complete it. Plan to make a piano cover :) Bye for now.. Lillian


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Howdy! I know this is somewhat off topic but I was wondering which blog platform are you using for this website? I'm getting fed up of Wordpress because I've had issues with hackers and I'm looking at alternatives for another platform. I would be great if you could point me in the direction of a good platform.


Do you sell the granny squares 6 x 6 ?

Sheila D Leader

Hello everyone, I know how to join granny squares as you go, but does anyone know of an easy method to join crochet squares when the last round is in treble stitches. Thank you, Sheila Leader, Tasmania, Australia.


many thanks , it s lovely!!!

stephanie in France , Chablis


Thank you, this pattern is fantastic and I have a square pile growing each day! Can't wait to put it all together, but just wondering if you had any tips on putting them all together as the blanket?


Hello Lucy.
I loved your blend of colours,in flower squares you have created.
I was just browsing today,and saw your work.Now i cannot wait to start making those pretty squares.I will teach my little Granddaughters also.I am a Grandmother ,born in Surrey Uk Surrey,now reside in Australia.Admired your work --Thank-you Mary.

kariesha subire

hi lucy thank you soo much for this pattern. you're a big help to me....


Lucy, Love this pattern and have tried it, but I end up with the same problem every time!
My flower has 8 petals, but as you look at them each petal has two 'parts', apart from my first one which is made up of 1tr rather than a bobble so it only looks like it has one 'part' ( hope that makes sense!)
The pattern says to do a treble followed by 7 bobble stiches, so I get an odd petal every time. What on earth am I doing wrong....?


I've just spent ages googling for the granny square pattern that I wanted to make and am so pleased to have come across this. It's exactly what I had in mind and I'm now addicted to making them. Thanks so much for sharing.


Lucy, your life in the north of England sounds glorious! I share a number of your interests, including sewing, crochet, & gardening. I also teach sewing, patchwork, & crochet. I love this granny square. You've done a brilliant job of creating it, and have written an awesome tutorial to go with it. If you were my daughter, I'd be telling you how proud I am of you! I look at lots and lots of patterns on lots and lots of blogs, but they rarely captivate me as yours has done. May God (whom you haven't mentioned in your interests list, but I hope He's behind all this!) bless you with continued happiness in your life!!

Roberta Bortoluzzi

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Dear Lucy, thank you so much for this pattern. I already made several blankets using these squares, you really are an inspiration. Got a question tho, and I really really hope you can find the time to answer me because after making 3 blankets I suddenly got very very confusing: round 4 you start making 4 chains, countng as 1tr + 1 chain. The rest of the corners however all heve 2 chains.. Am I mistaken? It seems off but it may be me. Hope so much to hear from you and be reassured :) Big hug Rosa

amy mcclinton

This is amazing! I am.teaching myself to crochet and keep getting lost in patterns. I am going to try this today! Thankyou Thankyou Thankyou xx


hi lucy... i am not familiar with navigating bolgs etc etc, however i stumbled across your work and wanted to tell you i have started my own summer garden blanket.. i am so thrilled with its progress and just can't put the hook down... all my friends have commented on it as well, positively!!! thank you for your generosity and enthusiasim and i absolutely wished you lived next door to me in my sleepy little town in Australia... im sure neither of us would get any housework done at all... i have plans to hook your beautiful bag as my next project with yarn left overs from my blanket... keep up the good work lucy we all love it... jules

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