Kirsten Ballering

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Crochet: Throw
Big, bigger, biggest! The Big Larksfoot Rainbow Blanket means business: this blanket measures 180 x 205cm (71 x 81in): perfect to wrap around yourself once (or twice), or to huddle under together!
Crochet: Baby Blanket
The Little Larksfoot Rainbow blanket is the little sister of the Big Larksfoot Rainbow Blanket. Made with Scheepjes Stone Washed, it’s a happy-go-lucky rainbow blanket in a rhythmical stitch pattern. Measuring 120 x 95cm (47.25 x 37.5in) it’s perfectly suitable as crib or baby blanket.
Crochet: Wall Hanging
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Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Containers
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Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
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Crochet: Component (stitch, edge) - Other
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Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
The leaves are falling and as we’re gearing up for rainstorms and cosy fires, the days are slowly getting shorter. While it’s not quite Winter yet, the weather is getting chilly and that means that you can’t go out without a shawl to keep you warm. The Maple Leaf Shawl is 275cm long and 25cm wide, the perfect size to wrap around your neck and t...
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Cuddle up with the XOXO pillow! This big, chunky bolster pillow will make a colourful addition to your porch, lounge chair or living room. By alternating the main colour with other warm shades, a beautiful colour gradient will emerge. And as a little fun twist, colourful tassels embellish both sides.
Crochet: Baby Blanket
Let your inner rainbow shine!
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
Please note: This pattern is also available for free. The paid version of this pattern does not include advertisements, is styled and optimized for easy printing.
Crochet: Fingerless Gloves
Create an beautiful set of wrist warmers with the crochet Chroma wristies! They spiral up and up, over your wrist into your palm. The front-post trebles combined with the ombre colours create opposite and eye-catching vortexes, different for the left and right hand.
Crochet: Throw, Baby Blanket
The Rainbow wave lap blanket makes for a colourful companion to keep you warm. The calm off-white background creates a canvas for the rainbow of waves to pop! If you’ve created the Rainbow wave pillow, you can use the coloured leftovers to create this lap blanket.
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
Are you looking to add a splash of colour to your interior? The rainbow wave pillow will do just that! The rainbow of colours balance out with the white crocheted waves that are anchored on top of the pillow. This pillow is colourful to make, easy to crochet and most of all fun to see coming together!
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Throw
Let your inner child run free with the Rainbow road blanket! The Rainbow colours look crisp and bright against the white background, making it both a colourful and modern project. But why stop with rainbow? Think of the possibilities in ombre!
Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
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Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
The Anchor pillow is a colourful way to spruce up your room! By creating tiny anchors to which you can adhere crochet too you can make a neat looking mesh of stitches, that’s still securely fastened to your pillow.
Crochet: Hanging Ornament
The Edelweiss garland is a colourful take on the traditional white Edelweiss flowers (although it looks gorgeous in white too!). The small flowers are combined with small beads to create an elegant garland that can be used as decoration, for Christmas or all year round. The pattern is written in US terms, suitable for all skill levels and conta...
Crochet: Christmas Stocking
The ‘Fill me up’ Christmas stocking is a playful and colourful design. The pattern features dropped stitches and a ribbed cuff, which you assemble after you’ve crocheted the sock bottom-up.
Crochet: Coaster
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
The Marlize blanket uses textured stitches to create a raised pattern in this bold and bright baby blanket! Because the raised stitches are crocheted in one piece, the blanket is perfectly safe for babies and toddlers. The pattern comes with a cheat sheet, on which you can easily see how many stitches you need to make in the different segments,...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
The Charlie blanket is a modern twist on the ripple blanket! The textured popcorns form a crisp pattern on the background in an ‘alternative’ ripple pattern. It’s a joy to make this blanket as you see the pattern emerging row after row! Plus, the blanket is perfectly safe for babies and toddlers, as the popcorns are crocheted in the blanket so ...
Crochet: Baby Blanket
The rippling rainbow blanket is truly a play of colours! The ripples are soothing and relaxing to crochet, while the different colours provide the blanket with a big splash of colour. I chose to work this blanket with cotton, which has great stitch definition. This way, you can see the texture of the ripples even better.
Crochet: Pillow / Cushion
The hot spot pillow is an easily customizable pillow case that brings a little pop of colour into your room! You can create any colour combination you want. This particular colour combination has two sides: One sunny and bright side, and one side for when you’re looking for more calmer colours. The pattern is suitable for beginners and is acco...
Crochet: Cowl
This wonderful woodland-inspired cowl is a great addition to your winter wardrobe! The crochet technique used makes it very soft and supple, and the sturdy edging gives the cowl a nice finish and makes sure it won’t sag. This is a great cowl for long cold walks where you want to huddle deep in your jacket. The Stone Washed XL will definitely ke...
Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Baby Blanket
This beautiful baby blanket is a wonderful addition to every room! The stitch work (which is quite relaxing, once you get the hang of it) looks amazing and the perfectly aligned rows create a modern look. The pattern includes instructions on how to modify the size of your blanket, so if you would like to make an afghan, that’s no problem! The ...
Crochet: Cowl
This blue and grey-toned cowl makes a wonderful addition to your winter wardrobe! The small metallic shimmer in the Red Heart Midnight Boutique yarn makes it even more special.
Crochet: Hanging Ornament
This rainbow holly garland is the perfect addition to your Christmas decorations! You can hang it on your mantle, you can decorate your Christmas tree with it, you can even use the holly as an ornament if you’d like. The great thing about this is that you won’t need lots of yarn, and it’s whipped up in no-time! This project is easy to make for ...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
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Crochet: Puppet
These adorable finger puppets will be a sure hit! They are easy to make, easy to adapt to your own preferences and simply very, very cute. Best of all, you don’t need much yarn to get started. All it takes is a little bit of basic colour, a couple of scraps and off you go. The pattern is worked with a 3,5 mm hook (US Size E/4) and is written i...
Crochet: Floral block
This pattern includes step-by-step instructions accompanied by 19 photos to make these flowers. Also, a printer friendly version has been added for your convenience. Modifications to the flowers are also included, for example for the left flower visible on the second picture.
Crochet: Throw
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Crochet: Coaster
Bring a little bit of sunshine into your home with these bright coasters! Ofcourse, they can be modified in colour or size, if you wish. The pattern is suitable for beginners and advanced crocheters because of the detailed instructions. The example is worked with a 3.5 mm hook (E).