Pocket Teddy

…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

Totoro Amigurumi

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

Beanies

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

Amigurumi Piggy

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

Crafter’s Toolkit

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