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.
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
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
Below is a list of my favorite crochet designers. I have made items from all of these designers and absolutely love all of them. 1. Repeat Crafter Me http://www.repeatcrafterme.com 2. Ahookamigurumi http://www.ahookamigurumi.com 3. Heidi Bears http://www.heidibearscreative.blogspot.com 4.One Dog Woof http://www.1dogwoof.com 5. Tillie Tulip http://www.tillietulip.blogspot.com 6. Daisy Cottage Designs http://www.daisycottagedesigns.net 7.The CrochetCrowd http://www.thecrochetcrowd.com 8. Megan Kreiner http://www.mkcrochet.com 9. Lucy Collins http://www.lucyravenscar.blogspot.com… Continue reading My Favorite Crochet Designers
Below is a table of crochet terms in both U.S. terminology & U.K. terminology. The main way to tell if a pattern is an American pattern or not, is if the pattern says single crochet (sc). The British and European systems do not use sc as an abbreviation. U.S. Abbreviation U.K. Abbreviation single crochet (sc)… Continue reading U.S. & U.K. Crochet Terminology Cheat Sheet