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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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Michelle Baier

A beautiful piece ! I hope to make one soon! Thank you for sharing!

Lillian Dobrijevic

Hi. Can anybody help me. I'm am a little computer illiterate.!. I have downloaded the pattern but it won't let me print it off.!

Vicki V Olsen

I like it but everything is UK. I'm in US. What kind of yarn shd I use


I just finished this blanket, I followed all directions to a t. One side goes off at an angle, maybe blocking it will help, any suggestions?

Cheryl Maskell

Hi Lucy,
Cannot wait for the cupcake pack to arrive tomorrow...just finishing of the cosy stripe...have loved this one. As a beginner, you have guided and helped me learn so much over the past few months and I thank you for that.

The cupcake blanket is for my 5 yr old great niece which I''m taking out to Australia in October. If I wanted to make it smaller, what starting chain would you recommend. Still have Moorland pack patiently waiting to explode out of the basket!

Thanks for your inspiration....bring on the hydrangea pattern...my fave flowers, I have a garden full of them!

Happy wishes😊💚


The links to the WoolwareHouse website don't work anymore :(?


What weight is the cupcake yarn.
What size us hook

Louise Ricci (U.S.)

I guess I have a question: If I have any questions about a step or anything else about the pattern, I can follow the step by step for the Cosy Strip Blanket?

Louise Ricci (U.S.)

When I saw this on Pinterest (via a link to this blog), I fell in love with the colors. Imagine my surprise that it's a British pattern and yarn company.

I looked to see if I could find it in the U.S. I could, but not cheaply. So, I converted pounds to U.S. dollars and made the purchase. I also bought three other balls of cotton viscose because the color of the red in the picture was beautiful. I bought red, black and silver. The total cost was 29.58 pounds (approximately $37.51).

I just received my yarn. I love all of it and can't wait to get started on the blanket. After I finish my current project, that is. I'd definitely order kits like this again from Wool Warehouse.

Becky Phillis

Ok, ignore my last rant, just realised the link brings you back to your blog (in a roundabout way). As you were! Just looking out for your interests! 😕😜 Merry Christmas all! 🎄🎁🍷 XX

Becky Phillis

Hi Lucy, I've just seen this http://pin.it/_51eew4 on Pinterest - not sure if you are aware or affiliated with these people but I couldn't see your 'Attic24' name mentioned anywhere. It's a shame that people can't think up their own ideas and resort to stealing others and passing them off as their own! Keep doing what you're doing, I love your work XX


Sandee, the kit has 15 different colored balls of yarn. The "90" is the number/color order of the stripes in the blanket. Each ball will be used to make 6 two row stripes throughout the blanket in random order (15 balls of yarn x 6 stripes = 90). Your first stripe, Row 1 is Cloud Blue and your last row, Row 90 is Sherbet. Hope this helps. Happy hooking!


where do we find the answers to all these questions?


ok stupid question....it said use 15 balls of yarn. But the list has 90 balls of yarn. Do I just 15 of the colors. Sorry, new to all this. Thanks

Sharon Bradley

To alter blanket sizes what multiples do the stitches need to be?

Sharon Bradley

Would like to make this as a baby blanket size how many stitches would I need please?

Devorah Gelkopf

Your blanket is absolutely gorgeous. In what way does it differ from the original "cosy stripe" pattern?

Karin Nel

I just love your color coordination in everything you crochet. They're all beautiful!
Thank you for the pattern. 👌


Love the pattern

Cecelia Fuller

I assume I'm doing something wrong, but my rows keep getting longer and longer each row, and I though I was following this pattern correctly. anyone have any thoughts on why this could be happening?

dorothy baumgartner

OOPS! Found the size. Sorry, is 3:39 am here!

dorothy baumgartner

I saw this on LoveCrochet...fell in love! What a luscious blanket! Is this yarn available in the US? I must have missed it, but what is the finished size, please?


I love this blanket but the print is so small I cannot see it as I am old lol if you have a bigger print I would love it. Thanks for another beautiful pattern.


Is there a possibility of designing a knitting pattern for this blanket. I am unable to crochet, but love this so much.


I am sitting here looking at my finished cupcake blanket. It is so gorgeous- I have made all your blankets. The first one I made was the Cosy Stripe for my eldest daughter - the sides were so wonky but she loves it! I then made your Coast Ripple for my youngest, Granny Stripe (Coast Colours for my second) and Granny Stripe for my Mother in Law and Harmony for my niece's 21st! I made the Sunny Log Cabin blanket and keep it in the house to throw over my "children" if they come in late!!! I was going to keep the cupcake for that or for picnics but it is so beautiful and the edges are so straight I am going to give it as a 50th birthday present! Please start charging for your patterns as I would
buy them as they are released! You are a fantastic designer!

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