These were my first 6 attempts (in order of when I made them) at making dogs from the book Ami Ami Dogs . The first one I made is the all-white one on the left. They were also some of my first attempts at making amigurumi. Which dog do you think looks the… Continue reading Throwback Thursday- First Attempts At Amigurumi
Below are top 5 favorite crochet books for the absolute beginner. I Can’t Believe I’m Crocheting by Leisure Arts This was the book I used to teach myself to crochet when I was 5. It has great step-by-step photos for both right-handed & left-handed crocheters. This is probably my favorite book for the absolute… Continue reading Top 5 Crochet Books For Beginners
I am excited to announce that I have decided to start selling pattern PDFs. Starting at the beginning of each month I will be releasing a new pattern PDF. This month’s release is a diaper pattern for the crawling Calico Critter baby figure. Pattern details: Hook size: 10/1.30mm Yarn weight: thread (crochet cotton #10) Sizes:… Continue reading First Paid Crochet Pattern!
Today I thought I would share photos of the Virus Shawl that I made for Karina’s birthday a few months ago. I love this pattern! It takes a little bit of paying attention at first (since it’s just a chart), but is fairly easy to memorize once you get the hang of it and… Continue reading I Caught The Virus – Finished Project Friday
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