baby · bag · pattern · socks

Pending Projects Challenge

I recently took a digital subscription on Crochet! magazine. So very happy with it, it’s very informative, so many patterns and designs to choose from. Beautiful photos, which make you want to crochet everything you see. And while i was browsing all the archives for nice patterns, i realized I still have so many projects… Continue reading Pending Projects Challenge

accessoiries · hat · pattern · seventies

Seventies revived

The seventies were, i think, a great era. I wanted to crochet a hat, and found this lovely pattern. Instead of a flower on the side, i used an applique, made in Irish crochet. I included the pattern of the hat below. I translated this pattern from Dutch to english. So if anything is not… Continue reading Seventies revived

Belts · Crochet

Accessorize with Crochet Belt!

Started a new project today. Going to crochet a belt using the tapestry method with 4 colours. The design comes from an old seventies handicraft book “Creatief bezig zijn voor de vrouw” (Being creative for women). Day -1 Also made bobbins,  cut from a bottle.  Crocheting goes smoothly now.. No more tangled yarn. And finished… Continue reading Accessorize with Crochet Belt!


Welcome to Crafts Modiale!

Let me start with introducing myself and telling what my blog is about. My name is Natascha Sood – de Boer. Born and raised in the Netherlands, lived briefly in Belgium and after a short return to Netherlands, now living in Punjab, India with my husband and kids. Since childhood i have been busy in… Continue reading Welcome to Crafts Modiale!