A selfie of all the dolls I have crocheted. The 3 big dolls are about 14 inches tall and the 2 small ones are 4 inches tall. For the big dolls I used Red Heart Super Saver in Tan for the skin and for the hair I used: Red Heart Super Saver in Lemon (blond… Continue reading Doll Selfie!
Now that it’s September and all of the pumpkin and fall themed items have come out, I thought I’d share this little pumpkin I recently made. This is the final project for a crochet class that I’m teaching in October. You can get the pumpkin pattern for free HERE.
Today I thought I’d show you how to make these super quick and reusable produce bags. One bag took me about 30 minutes from start to finish. To make these bags even more environmentally friendly, I made mine from an old unbleached cotton sheet and used (clean) shoelaces that my sisters had leftover from re-lacing… Continue reading Environmentally Friendly Produce Bags
With Disney’s new Beauty & The Beast having come out last month, I thought it would be an appropriate time to review the Disney Princess Crochet Kit. Note: I bought this myself, and was not endorsed for this post. I have had my eye on this for about a year and finally got it a few months ago as a… Continue reading Disney Princess Crochet Kit Review
This year in honor of Earth Day, I have compiled a list of 7 eco-friendly and reusable crochet patterns. All of these patterns are free and online. 1.*Felted Wool Dryer Balls designed by Janelle Wood in Pretty Little Knit Stitches. *There is also a knit version available HERE. 2. Bath Pouf designed by Lauren Brown… Continue reading 7 Reusable & Eco-friendly Crochet Patterns
I love it when I can re-use some of my old patterns to make a new one. This time I altered my Rain or Bowler Hat For Babies pattern and turned it into a Paddington Bear hat (You know from the Paddington Bear book series about a bear who loves orange marmalade). You will need: Red… Continue reading Paddington Bear Hat
The latest in my crochet cheat sheet series is a Metric to English hook size chart for all of my European visitors to translate the hooks sizes. Metric Hook Size U.S. Hook Size 2.00mm B1 2.25mm B1 2.50mm C2 2.75 C2 3.00mm D3 3.25mm D3 3.50mm E4 3.75 F5 4.00mm G6 4.50mm G7 5.00mm… Continue reading Metric To U.S. Hook Chart