…because who doesn’t need a tiny companion to whisper supportive messages to you while you’re out facing the world? This tiny guy is literally pocket-sized and so adorable! I used this pattern and adapted it slightly to create my little buddy here. He’s perfect for a quick project or to use up scraps of yarn. … More Pocket Teddy
Holiday gifts part 2! This is another project I worked on over the summer and had to keep a secret until now. I am experimenting with variations on my animal monsters, starting with a request from my cousin. She had seen Zoh and asked if she could have one in blue. I took that request … More Zoh’s New Brother
Happy Holidays! This was actually a project I did over the summer, but as it was a Christmas gift, I didn’t want to spoil the surprise and post it online until it had made it to it’s new family. My aunt had asked if I could make her a Totoro doll like the ones you … More Totoro Amigurumi
I’ve always been a little iffy about hats. I go through phases of loving them and hating them. This year however, with the unusually cold temperatures and snowfall, I’ve begun to love them again, out of necessity! Most crocheters and knitters have probably made at least one beanie since they started. It’s a good beginner … More Beanies
…Infinity scarves, that is. These are my favorite type of neck accessory. There’s so much versatility for different styles and varying weather conditions. I made the green one back when I was really into sewing. I remember being out shopping with my mom when we came across an infinity scarf made of t-shirt fabric that … More To Infinity and Beyond!
Quick little project I whipped up for a friend who loves piglets! I followed this pattern to make him, with the exception of the eyes which I made by tying a few knots on a piece of black yarn instead. I’ve never had to close a hole in crochet before, so this was a first … More Amigurumi Piggy
In the few years I’ve been doing DIY projects, I’ve accumulated quite a solid set of tools to use–particularly for yarn and needle crafts. Here is a little glimpse into the tools I have on hand at all times: Stackable Toolbox: (A) Holds extra tools not required for current project or not frequently used (ie. knitting … More Crafter’s Toolkit