Experimental

I’m at a stage in my crochet journey that I want to break away from ready designed patterns and to experiment with my own thing.

I picked up this book from the library:

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It’s full of inspiring shapes with ideas of putting them together….So yesterday when it was all blustery and rainy ☔ with hubby off diving I did my own diving into the book:

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And then I crocheted it all together and came to a sticking point…a border of some sort to hold it together, I attempted designing at triangles to fill in the edges but they just didn’t look right so in the cold light of the morning after I came up with a chain and half circle affair:

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Some of those pink petals are flying a bit but as an experiment I quite like the 15 inch square finished item…Perhaps I’ll appliqué it to a backing fabric and create a cushion

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