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Loopy about Craft. Kits that feed your creative side. For the festive season: A little box with a lot of heart, designed to share the love and celebrate the Little Stars in your life. Perfect to celebrate the arrival of a new baby. Another way I have used these stars is to give them with a little gift to the older siblings of a new arrival. But really no reason is needed. Just because they are a Star.
Choose three balls of Scheepjes Catona Cotton and add to your basket with this kit. Use code stargarland at checkout to get £2.97 credit for the Catona Cotton. (this code is only redeemable when used in conjunction with this kit) The kit costs £11.50 plus £2.75 uk postage.
You will require a 3mm hook. This is not included in the kit but I have Clover and Knitpro waves amongst other hooks in stock. I designed this very simple but effective star with novice crocheters in mind. If you have the basic stitches you can expand your repertoire with this design. You can choose the shades you make the garland in. Choose the colours your little star loves or match them to a nursery/bedroom/playroom.
A crochet kit for you to make and then gift in the box it comes in or you can gift the kit for the recipient to crochet and then gift to the little star in their life. There is everything needed to wrap the finished item beautifully. The kit has tissue paper in that can be used again and there is a bobbin with curling ribbon, a kraft tag with star cut out and a star charm to add to the tag. There is also a postcard included, designed especially for this kit, it can be framed. There will be room in the box for you to add a special little gift should you wish.
Everything fits neatly in the reusable Kraft box.
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Welcome to the new addition to Loopy about craft Kits collection.
This is a Dream catcher designed for age 8 up to Adult. You can gift the kit or you could make the dream catcher and gift it in the sturdy Kraft box that it comes in, I have included a gift tag with a "Dream" charm and red and white butchers twine to wrap around the box. The contents come with a blue cloud tissue paper that can also be reused to wrap the dream catcher in. The postcard reads "May you dream of lovely things and wake to find them real" by JJHeller. It can be pinned to a noticeboard or framed.
This is a project that a competent 8 year old could make but they might require some assistance. It is a project that takes a bit of time and is definitely something I would have enjoyed making with my daughter when she was younger. I found craft projects were an ideal opportunity to spend time together and there is something about working side by side that enables conversation to flow easily and I often found that we tackled some interesting subjects as we worked alongside each other and it also proved to be a natural way to discuss anything that might have been worrying her.
Adults will also enjoy making this project and it would be a beautiful gift for a little (or not so little ) person in your life.
In the box you get everything you need to make the project.
The crochet flower is lovingly created by me so no crochet skills are necessary.
There are beads, charms, feathers, thread and needle and the yarn to wrap around the 4" wooden ring. If you are making the kit and would prefer the kit not to have pink beads in please mention on the note to seller option at checkout.
The yarn used is Stonewashed XL and although I have given 5 options here you could choose a shade from the range and I will make up a custom colour box for you. There are now a number of new shades available in the XL range so please check the product link. Please add the choose your own shade option and leave a note on the note to seller box to tell me the code of your colour option.
Contents may vary slightly from those pictured. I have sourced the contents from other small businesses and it will depend on availability.
The kraft box measures 135mm x 103mm x 66mm approx
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I am so pleased to share with you the Mustard Medley Cushion cover kit and pattern. This is a collaboration between myself and Fiona of Sew Happy Creative. Fiona is on Instagram and facebook. She also has an Etsy store where she sells more of her patterns and beautiful makes. I am thrilled she agreed to work with me.
We wanted to offer a kit that felt like a treat to yourself but could also be a perfect gift to give to a crocheter in your life. The ingredients are of a good quality and in large part have been sourced from other small businesses. See below for the kit contents. Fiona has compiled a very detailed tutorial with many helpful images. Cushion pad and Hook not included. You will need a 4.5mm hook. I have Clover and Knit pro waves hooks in stock.
The traditional granny square fitted perfectly for the design and the pattern/tutorial with extensive images and detailed descriptions will suit a confident or advanced beginner. We spent quite some time choosing the shades and our final choice was inspired by Orla Kiely and her Rhododendron design. I think it is a blend of shades that can work in many schemes.The yarn is Cahlista, this aran weight cotton yarn is beautiful to work with and makes a soft but hard wearing cushion cover. The shades we chose are 4 balls code 130 old lace, 1 ball of each of peach 414, saffron 249, moon rock 254, caramel 506.
There are a couple of options to purchase the pattern/tutorial (which will be emailed as a pdf file) and yarn. I have described them here and you can click on the appropriate option on the drop down menu to purchase you choice.
Option 1: Purchase the kit - details below - with the 8 balls of yarn in the shades chosen by Fiona and myself and the pattern (which will be emailed as a pdf file for you to use on your phone or laptop or you can print it out) The value of the kit and yarn at full price would be £31.67.Selling price of £26.00 which is a saving £5.67 on the full selling price.
Option 2: Purchase the Kit and your choice of Cahlista. Add the kit (including the pdf pattern and the kit as described above) to your basket and then add 8 shades of your choice from the Cahlista range. Selling price £26.00 saving £5.67 on the full selling price.
Option 3: Purchase the pattern (which will be emailed as a pdf file)and then add the required amount of Cahlista (8 balls in total - 4 balls of the main shade and 1 ball of each of the other four shades you chose) You will also get a heart stitch marker in your parcel. ***Pattern not available to purchase on its own*** Cost £16.12
The kit includes:
4 wooden buttons with "handmade with love". A loopy about crochet Project bag, a handmade Stitch marker by Beth at Koru clay Studios, the pdf pattern by Fiona, knit pro wool needles, a butterfly charm that can be made into a bag charm or key ring with the added lobster clasp and split ring. The kit value (not including the packaging) is £19.75
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