Showing the strips and squares pinned together, and some of the variety in size of the squares. It is a good job yarn is quite ‘forgiving’. We came up with a term squish and stretch to make some fit together! Me messing about!
Joining squares – squares to strips to cones!
5th November 2022 So last time we met up we distributed the lovely squares between the 3 of us, making sure we all had a mixture of colours and designs, plain and fancy etc. For the lower 2 cones we had estimated strips of 7 squares, and for the top cone strips of around 9 …
Creating the Crochet Cones
8th October 2022 I did the maths a while ago to go with the steel circle design. I just hope it is right!!! We met to lay out paper on the floor and create the circle sections required to make the cone shapes, so we know how to join the squares together. It was over …
29th September 2022 The structure is made up of different diameter 10mm steel circles around a scaffold pole. Essentially 3 cone / part cone shapes that the crocheted squares will go around, supported further on chicken wire. From 6 x 6m steel bars, cut, and put through a roller, and welded, to the hoops for …
Squares and Squares….
We have been overwhelmed by the fantastic response we have had from the local community, and collected a massive 759 squares. Thank-you so much to everyone who contributed. We have also received many strings of lights for the tree. One of the patterns used for these is this one – Crochet Christmas Lights – Repeat …
The Lymm Tree
Following the successful Jubilee Yarn Bomb in the village, and the positive response to the crowns and guards we would now like to do something on a much greater scale that will bring even more attention to Lymm Village. Last year a village in Devon created a yarn Christmas Tree, and we would like to …