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!
Hi gang! I recently decided to start a Patreon - if you become a patron of mine, you'll receive access to two patterns a month! I also have a couple of tier options, too. Tier I: Receives access to monthly patterns! Tier II: Member of the Plush Club, as well as all of Tier I… Continue reading New – Patreon Up and Running!
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
This week I wanted to add a few posts about some of the techniques I use when I make my amigurumi. Have you ever made a project that won't sit up the way you want it to? I've made my fair share of plushes that need to sit up or have heavy top parts, like… Continue reading Amigurumi Techniques: Weight
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
Last week the shop participated in a local Christmas themed marketplace, so I thought I'd share some pics of our display! Here's a side shot of the table- I really like how the stuff is so colorful and really eye-catching! Since it was a Christmas market, I wanted to make the display sort of Christmas-y… Continue reading 2016 Holiday Market
Hello all! I need to get better about updating the blog more regularly! I wanted to share this sweet treat with everyone here! I wrote this pattern a while back and never got around to posting it. I hope you enjoy! This little melty cone is super chipper about being dropped! Satisfy your sweet tooth… Continue reading Melty Ice Cream Cone