Exciting news 😀 Ten of my patterns have been published in a bookazine by Future Publishing! They tech-edited my patterns and photographed my toys! Jen Neal, the Production Editor, was so amazing to work with and she sent me the screenshots below: Click here to check out the bookazine (Amigurumi for Beginners) on Future Publishing’s website!
I’m back! Apologies for the unannounced 6 month hiatus. I just recently completed my technical writing certificate and have some time over the holidays to focus on amigurumi. Before we jump into exciting announcements and Christmas crafting, I want to share photos of a special project I made this fall. A very good friend of mine…… Continue reading Airplane Baby Mobile
Happy Canada day! And happy birthday to me (it was Monday but we celebrated this morning with an omelette breakfast and presents). Isn’t this a swell gift basket?! No yarn looks better in a gift basket (box) than Vanna’s Choice! I have potentially Call the Midwife related plans for that yarn 😉 . I also…… Continue reading Birthday Yarn!
Today I’m sharing some of my favourite TV shows to watch while crocheting. One of my favourite things about crocheting and knitting is that it allows you to multitask. It feels much more worthwhile to be productive while watching TV instead of just staring at a screen doing nothing (although I’m not saying I never do…… Continue reading Crochet and Comedy
A couple of weeks ago I mentioned that I’ve been teaching my good friend Sarah how to crochet amigurumi. Yesterday Sarah finished her second project, and he turned out so cute! This is the Snowman pattern from Luvly Gurumi. I was amazed at how quickly her tension evened out. It’s hard to believe this is…… Continue reading Sarah’s Snowman
This post is slightly off schedule since it’s after midnight, but let’s pretend it’s still Friday. My schoolwork has been keeping me busier than usual so I let blogging slide today, but I still have some fun photos for you! This afternoon, Mom was babysitting my little cousin Matthew, and I was able to introduce him to…… Continue reading Matthew Meets Amigurumi
Good afternoon! Today I am sharing some photos of the 25 gifts I surprised my parents with for their 25th wedding anniversary (they were married on May 17th, 1991). I had a photo of my parents printed on canvas, which was one of the main gifts. I also chose books, some movies, our family favourite…… Continue reading 25th Anniversary