Back again! And today I come to you with someone else’s fabulous crochet skills. Below is a photo sent to me by the lovely Judy who crocheted this adorable Arthur the Aardvark for an autistic boy. It was so thoughtful of her to share this photo with me, I love seeing different crocheters versions of…… Continue reading Arthur the Aardvark by Judy
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!
The very first pattern I ever wrote and sold on Etsy when I opened my shop in 2010 was this little doll: I attempted a remake with a skirt piece some time later and she turned out like this: And now I have remade her again and here is the new and improved mini doll!
Here’s my latest American Girl doll dress! I’ve crocheted this one in blue (Bernat Handicrafter Cotton) and paired it with an old red cardigan and brown shoes (both crocheted using KnitPicks Dishie) to make an American Girl Call the Midwife outfit.And here is my growing collection of doll dresses!
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
Hello all! My apologies for going AWOL for over a week. School got me down but I’m over it now and back to daily blog posts. The winner of my first giveaway, Helen, suggested I design an amigurumi dachshund. This weekend I finished him! I’ll admit I was worried when I first sewed the head to…… Continue reading Amigurumi Dachshund