Trying to get back into the creative swing of things - Halloween is always a great motivator for me, since I usually crochet new decorations each year. My Amigurumi Pumpkin pattern is a staple; check it out if you'd like to whip up a few plain pumpkins for your fall decor! Playing on the amigurumi… Continue reading Spooky Pumpkin Cat Amigurumi Pattern
Hi all! Haven't posted in a while, as I've not been making patterns or really feeling very creative since my big move to Dallas last summer (and the new job - being a teacher can be pretty time consuming!). The school year is just about done for me, and I've been crocheting more in my… Continue reading Kawaii Alpaca Amigurumi
My sib Holly has been obsessed with a Steam game called "Slime Rancher". It's an adorable game where you collect different kinds of slimes and raise them on your farm. They drop this resource called "plort" and it's the main source of revenue in the game. Anyhow, I've fallen in love with this game because… Continue reading Slime Boy!
Hello hello - I was working on this sushi party pattern... ... for Patreon, and thought the onigiri was so cute I should share on my blog, too. I'm completely obsessed with sushi, and always load up on it every time I go to a particular restaurant near my apartment. They have the best California… Continue reading Onigiri Pattern
Fun fact: I'm actually allergic to bees - but that doesn't mean I don't like them! I understand how important they are, especially for pollination. And I love flowers, fruit, and honey, so bees more than make up for the pain of when I get stung. I was trying to think of things I could… Continue reading Honey Bee Amigurumi – Save the Bees!
So, I'm obsessed with flowers, and have been since I was very young. I was the kid in the neighborhood that rounded up all of the dandelion puffs and blew on them (much to the chagrin of my neighbors), making a wish on each flower as the seeds drifted away in the wind. Needless to… Continue reading Rose and Leaf Applique
In an attempt to both blog more regularly, and also to design more patterns, I've written up this pint-sized bear amigurumi plush! I've already made three of these cute little bears; they work up quickly, they are VERY cute, and they fit in the palm of your hand! Materials you'll need: 5mm crochet hook* 9mm… Continue reading Ice Cream Bear!
Hello all! It's been awhile since I last posted - sorry about that! I wanted to try something new with this next post, so I wrote a cute little amigurumi bird pattern and made some videos to accompany it! (Sorry they're in portrait mode, I had to use my phone and could only get the… Continue reading Free Pattern: Amigurumi Bird
Hi again! Ready to finish the Kit-tea (again, not sorry for the pun!) project? If you're just now joining, make sure you go back and start with post #1! Let's make the cat now! With the color you want to make the cat (I'm working in cream), ch 2. 6sc in the first ch. Row… Continue reading Kit-tea Weekend Crochet-Along #2
I've seen people host crochet-alongs (CAL) and I wanted to try my hand at it! I don't want it to be a week-long thing, because I don't want it to be a huge crochet project; I decided to make this a weekend project, starting with today! We'll be making this cute little "kit-tea" cat (sorry,… Continue reading Kit-tea Weekend Crochet-Along #1