My little monsters have an official pattern…and a name! These creatures have been living in my head for some time now. I had made one a long time ago during a stressful exam period to try and de-stress, but I never really took the time to note down my procedure…until now! Each monster is based … More Pattern: Yarnivores
Gone are the days of seaming sock toes! Some techniques I’ve learned were used for one project and then lost in the chaos that is my mind. Judy’s Magic Cast On (JMCO) is not one of them. It had such a great impact on me, and I’ve used it so many times on multiple projects. … More Judy’s Magic Cast On
After some concerning creative blocks, I am back at it with designing and pattern-making! I’m on a short summer break from work and have been hit by a wave of motivation to design. This is a long and detailed process though, so I appreciate your patience while I collect my notes and attempt to combine … More Please Stand By…
Back in December, I made a tiny teddy bear for my cousin that he could take with him to work for moral support. The whole concept behind it was to create a little buddy that could join him on adventures and provide some emotional support for those rough days. I like that idea of having … More Pocket Teddy in Action
Quick project I whipped up for my aunt’s birthday. She likes cute little trinkets and anything sugary and sweet, so this was perfect! Tiny amigurumi is something that intrigues me, as difficult as it is to do. Not my go-to project for a relaxing day in, but I’m always happy with the final product.
As January has come to an end it’s really starting to hit me that it’s 2017! Knitting/crochet quickly became such a core part of my identity this past year, to myself and many others. It was never something I spoke often about before that year. It was always something I did in secret in my little … More Welcome to the Fam!
Imitation is the best form of flattery, right? Buhda doesn’t think so! She’s not stoked she has a little mini-me, but the rest of us sure think it’s cute. I used this pattern and then added the strands of yarn on the tail and ears. and a tiny scarf.
How many years does your sister have to be with the guy she’s dating before you welcome him into your holiday celebrations? I don’t really think there is a specific number, or rather, it varies based on the relationship. Since she introduced him as her boyfriend, he has been invited to any big dinner party … More Baby Bob 2.0
We have officially taken down our Christmas tree, and even though Christmas day is already just a faint memory, it still makes me a little sad! I’ve never been a huge fan of Christmas ornaments. What I mean by that is I like the tree to be properly decorated with sets of baubles–maybe 2 or … More Oh Deer, Is Christmas Over Already?
…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