Keeping it Real

Monday, February 6, 2023

Happy Birthday Balloon Card

Remember the crochet balloon applique pattern I shared last week? Well, this is what I used it for:

 
Happy Birthday Balloon Card

Welcome to The Really Crafty Link Party #351!

Hello and welcome! I hope you've had a wonderful weekend, and I'm so glad you could join us for a new link party this week!

If possible, try to visit at least a couple of other posts and/or leave a nice comment on other people's creations. Also if you can, help spread the word on social media - the more, the merrier!



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As usual, the linkup will be open until Thursday, and I will post the features on Friday, February 10th. 


Missed last week's features? Click on the image below to check them out:
 




And now, onto the party!

Friday, February 3, 2023

The Really Crafty Link Party #350 featured posts!

Hello and welcome! It's Friday, so it's time to post the features of this week's link party!

Thank you all for joining the party and sharing with us, it's always a pleasure (and an inspiration) to go through all your wonderful posts! 

The Really Crafty Link Party #350 featured posts

So...scroll down to check out the lovely features below:

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Balloon applique - quick and easy crochet project

Hello, and welcome! I haven't had a lot of time to craft lately and so I've been mostly focusing on quick and easy projects, in particular those that I can start and finish in the same day, to avoid adding even more stuff to the unfinished projects pile...


Balloon applique - quick and easy crochet project

 

This crochet balloon comes together in about five minutes, it's perfect to use up yarn scraps and you can use in a lot of different ways: as an applique, to create a decorative garland, to make a brooch...

 

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Shades of Blue Cross Stitch Heart - Free Pattern

Hello, and welcome to a new free cross stitch pattern. After last week's shades of pink heart, this time I decided to just change the colors and create a similar heart but in shades of blue:


Shades of Blue Cross Stitch Heart - Free Pattern



Monday, January 30, 2023

Beach Hut with Palm Tree - Cross Stitch Pattern

Hello, and welcome! Today I'm back here to share the latest pattern added to my Etsy shop, the first of 2023!


Beach Hut with Palm Tree - Cross Stitch Pattern


I always think each beach hut pattern is the last I design, and then I manage to create one more...