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  • 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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brenda

hello lucy, i am going nuts, because i cannot crochet or knit! i had a stroke in 2004. it left me with an inoperable hand/arm and leg. i have been searching the web for a device to knit or crochet. do you have a suggestion?

Amy

This pillow is fantastic. It makes me so happy looking at the beautiful colors. I'm looking at the front granny square pattern. Do you have a tutorial for that somewhere? It looks like you joined the squares as you worked them right? I just love that particular granny square and would love to reproduce the front of the cushion if you have any tips. Your blog brings a splash of color and joy to life so thanks!

Jeanne

Your cushion is wonderfull, really. And your tutorial is really clear and great. Fantastic idea! Thanks for your generosity.
Un grand merci.
Jeanne, France

Amanda

How do you make the squares that are pictured in this project. I am fascinated with your site. it is amazing. Im just beginning and your tutorials are soo helpful.

mum

extraordinary work I loved your creativity.

Nadia

Hi Lucy

I love love love your blog, it makes me all smiley and happy, I found it recently and have gone back and read the previous year of posts. Reading through them all makes me feel so warm and cosy I'm tempted to start my own blog - such has been your inspiration! I adore your beautiful blankets and cushions in your rainbow hues. I have only started crocheting this year and I am loving it. I am currently finishing off a crocheted owl hot water bottle cover but stumped with how to best crochet the button hole loops on to the side. Your button tutorial will work perfectly for this.

thank you , thank you, (thank you)

Nadia, New Zealand

Kelly

I just found this blog and just love it. Thanks for all the information, I plan on doing some wonderful projects found here.
Kelly

Vera

This is such a beautiful project and a wonderful way of recycling old jumpers. Thank you. You're so generous with your time that I feel rude asking a question, but here goes... With the smaller rectangle that you cut from the sleeve, do you do anything to the cut edge that the buttons will be placed on before zigzagging through both pieces? Sorry, I'm a beginner prone to making mistakes! Vera, Sydney

Robyn

Wow that is a great idea, I have been following your blog for a while and love to check in for a creative fix. You never dissapoint. Keep up the good work.
RobynXXXX

Linda

Lucy - Thanks so much for the cushion tutorial. How generous of you to share it. And your cushion looks wonderful.

Colleen

Thank you so much for sharing! I had been wanting to know how you made your pretty cushions. One more thing for my crafty to do list.

Natalie

fantastic! thank you so much Lucy, I've wondered what method you've used for assembling your scrumptious cushions... now itching to get out to the charity shops to find a suitable jumper myself! xxx

Shannon

Thank you! You have written it out very clearly, even for a beginner like me. I just love your ideas!

med nål och tråd

How colorful and lovly!

Anna, Sydney

What a lovely tutorial! Thank you for sharing. xx

jane

Thankyouthankyouthankyou:o)
I've waited all my life for this tutorial x

Nat

Dearest Lucy,
I love my few minutes of daily escape, visiting your blog. I am always so inspired, not only by the designs, but the pure joy and generosity that you send around the world. Thanks for sharing with us. You are a real legend in the Melbourne craft community.
Fantastic tutorials.
Take care
Nat


Jess

Hi Lucy, thankyou for writing/photographing this tutorial, I am very inspired. I definately want to try one of these cushions however I don't think that one is going to be enough lol....Jess

Tina @ Squirrel Acorns

This is super awesome. Thanks for taking the time to do this. Definitely wooly-buttony-goodness.

Jo

Hi Lucy,
I've been waiting for your to put up this tutorial before I tackle backing a few covers I have ready to go. It's a great tutorial and I'm feeling more confident now about giving it a go. Now just have to wait for the weekend so I have some time to try it out.
Thanks!!! Jo
BTW the finished cushion looks fantastic!!

Jackie

Hi Lucy

Love it... can't wait to make one. I think I understand...will give it a try.

Mihaela

All clear!Thank you!

Dette

Thanks for the tutorial.Really clear instructions .

susan

oh you have such lovely ideas and so readily share them with us all..i cant wait to start my cushions.Im so proud of myself ive even managed to master the art of rippling.
many thanks

Robbie

Hi Lucy, Love the way you walk us through the steps! Very understandable...what do you use for the pillow part inside. Is it premake or do you make a stuffing?!Thanks in advance. Greetings from Vermont,USA

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