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
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
I was commissioned by one of my AWESOME patrons on Patreon to make this Chibi Haku Dragon plush pattern - Spirited Away is one of my favorite movies, so I was extra excited to make this little cutie! Just thought I'd share some pictures of this little guy; I love how he turned out! Check… Continue reading Chibi Dragon Haku – now on Patreon!
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
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
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
Oh, I love fall! I don't know anyone who doesn't, honestly. Crisp air, pretty leaves, apple cider and toasty bonfires. Plus, my birthday is the first day of fall! Another great thing about fall is Halloween! Sure, I'm older now so I don't go trick-or-treating or dress up all in costume, but that doesn't mean… Continue reading Spoopy Witch Hat