Jo Bodley


Jo Bodley

Jo Bodley studied Fine Art at Hornsey Art School in London in  the 1980s, She has always had an avid interest in knitting, crochet and recycling. Since 2013 she divides her time between writing patterns for Inside crochet magazine and iLikecrochet, She trades at the historic Greenwich Market in London, selling her bags made out of recycled umbrellas, underthe name 'carminabiryani.' She has a blog under the same name and her ravelry username is josabod.

Projects by Jo Bodley


Floral Mesh Tote

Do you want a chic and versatile beach bag this summer? This floral beach bag is the best thing to tote around to the beach. The mesh construction allows for the flexibility to stash whatever you want inside, and the colorful blossoms help to attach the bamboo handles.

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Retro Flower Cushion

Spice up that drab sofa in no time with the brightly-colored Retro Flower Cushion. It uses only two motifs, each made in two sizes. The main leaf motif uses the five basic crochet stitches, so it’s ideal for a group or teaching project or for a crochet novice.

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