About Me

  • 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 there I’m new to crochet, could you let me know what size hook to use please?
Thank you in advance xXx


Hi lucy,
Lovely jar cover. Also I like your blog.
I am new to this website. Learning one by one. I don't know much but I made 4 placemats and 1 cushion with my friend help. She only told about your website.
I want to do bread toaster cover (4 slice bread toaster).
Can you please post how to do crochet bread toaster cover ?


Thanks for sharing


Dear Lucy,
I became familiar with you and your blog last night. I love crocheting but I don't have any experience of completing one project because I am busy with my job, teaching, and my family . But from the time that I saw your works I decided to do one and put some time for my own.
Dear Lucy you are GREAT.your tutoring is inspiring. I wish I had chance to expend times with a gorgeous friend like you. I will send the pic. Of my project after finishing to you to show my thanks. I would like to start a blanket.
Thanks a lot dear friend. Let me hug you from a long distance.
Yasminzahra from iran.


Lucy how about making a mug cover ,,I am always drinking cold coffee
I start crocheting and ..........

Rebecca Shaw

I know this is a very old post but I had to say - I had an idea to recycle a passata jar and some yarn to create a pretty vase and so checked out the Internet for inspiration. This pic popped up and I just knew it was going to be an attic 24 creation. Xx


Hi Lucy, After finding your article in Issue 18 of Simply Crochet I just had to have a nose at your blog! Like you I love making things for the home and wanted to share with you a similar creation to your Jar Jackets (http://www.mygirllollipop.com/), I crocheted a flowerpot cover out of recycled carrier bags - a waterproof version for the garden! :-)
Quick projects like these are definitely addictive!!


Hi Lucy,
i really like your way of decorating your house and your choice of matching colors and the result is always cheerful and amazing.
i just want to ask you how to make the jar covers for wavy jars like Nescafe's jars for example?
I'm waiting your reply and thanks a lot.


Dear Lucy

I love to crochet and your blog is awesome.
Thank you for sharing all your ideas and for the great tutorials.

josephine taggart

I have viewed your projects in the past and have recently started to follow you more closely. God bless you. You are an amazing inspiration


Hi there! I found your blog earlier this year and I love it soooo much! I used your jar jacket pattern to make a cozy for my coffee jar and I wanted to say thank you for your free patterns and making my coffee bearable to carry with me. :) Here is a link to what I made... http://bookwormofsexiness.blogspot.com/2012/09/i-finally-made-myself-few-cozies-for-my.html

Thanks again!


Thanks for sharing ;)


Gorgeous choice of colors, thank u for sharing :) I found your blog from a link on crazy crafts...again wonderful work!


I woul just like to say your blog is amazing!!!!!! You inspired me to start my own blog so thanks for sharing your wonderful talent with us. Take a look at my blog and tell my what you think :)))))))

sandra hales

wowsers just love them cosy jackets:) i will be hooking them asap!!! your blog is just fab ... thank u so so much for sharing all these scrummy things xx

conservatory planning permission

@Hazel, I think it would work on plant pots, but don't expect it to hold water or something because it would just destroy the thread.


Thanks for the great idea!! I made one and just blogged it - http://sophieslim.blogspot.com/2011/09/revelio-jar-cover.html


בגדי מעצבים

Amazing jars with jacket. I like your creative idea about jacket jar. It looking for something to store utensils. I and my daughter will try out for this.


Just the idea I needed to cover up a nasty brown plastic plant pot on my window sill. Thanks.


hey,its very good idea,see my moncler jacket http://www.monclershower.com/moncler-men-jackets/Moncler-Men-down-Jacket-Red,thanks!


Thankyou for this lovely idea. My daughter wanted to learn to crochet and these lovely jar covers really inspired us - brilliant to do on the train back to london!


I've just made this jar cover, my first ever crochet project. Thank you for posting it - so easy and so effective! I LOVE your blog :)

Linzi - Vintage Jelly

Love this, and have made my own! Check it out here :) :)


Linzi x


Lucy have you ever made a mug cosy? Im wondering about adapting this somehow, but as you are the expert thought you may have some tips?
Heather x


Magnifique travail au crochet avec plein de couleurs ,BRAVO! une française fan de crochet
Affectueusement Eva

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