Category: crochet

The crochet chewbacca blanket. My first ever Star Wars granny square blanket!

Star Wars Wookie blanket – from Granny squares to Chewbacca

Arrrrgh Raaaw! My Wookie voice imitation sounds really bad. Have you ever heard of 8bit blankets? It’s a simple and great technique to make geeky blankets. I discovered them two years ago. So much great stuff out there! Needles to…



Crochet Shamrocks

Shamrock crochet tutorial

Get ready for St Patrick’s Day with a Shamrock crochet tutorial! It is super easy and done in under 10 Minutes.   The following crochet tutorial will help you to make your own shamrocks. Happy St. Paddy’s Day! KEEP KNITTING…



The last granny square for the blanket. A great feeling!

Granny squares #5 – Almost there

How do you feel just before reaching your goal? Just seconds before you fire your proton torpedoes at the Death Star? Just 15 granny squares left! Check the new pictures! This feels so great!!! Right now I’m pretty euphoric about…



Picture of a crocheted Wookie made out of granny squares

Granny squares #4 – it’s summer!

What are the psychological stages you go through while making a granny square blanket? I count at least six different so far. You think I`m hysterical? Have you ever tried to knit or crochet a fckng blanket??? ­čśÇ Finally summer…



Selfmade crocheted bb-8 from Star Wars

Selfmade BB-8 from Star Wars

My new roommate! BB-8 got me the first time I saw him in the The force awakens trailer. I decidet to make a toy version and found no patterns that were what I was looking for. Therefore I started to…



Selfmade crocheted Chewbacca

Granny squares #3

Hi guys! Here a little update on my geeky granny square blanket. The “8bit Chewbacca” is already done. Making this part of the blanket was the best one, because I could see Chewie grow. Now I have to produce the…



Sewing my first granny sqaures is suprisingly exiting.

Granny squares #2

I decided to write an article for every granny square I’m gonna make and to give every one of them a name. Not… I’ve made some real progress right now. I know now how much time it will cost to…



My first_ ranny square

Granny squares #1

Hi folks! Today is about crocheting granny squares. YouTube has shown me suggestions for tutorials for a long time and some days ago I finally clicked to watch one of them. Making a granny square wasn’t as hard as expected…