Crochet Patterns

Overall Pattern

Our free pattern series continues with these cute overalls, one of my only non-dress Critter patterns. This is probably the most difficult of all my CC patterns, so be warned! You will need: cotton crochet thread 10/1.30mm crochet hookneedle, to weave in endsscissors Add this pattern to your Ravelry queue A PDF of this pattern… Continue reading Overall Pattern

Crochet Patterns

Morning Glory Dress Pattern

Today's dress is one of my favorite designs. This dress is a little different than my other dress patterns, in that for this dress uses fingering weight yarn instead of crochet thread. This helps give it that horizontal tutu look. A flowered headband completes the costume. A PDF version of this pattern is available for… Continue reading Morning Glory Dress Pattern

Crochet Patterns

Cotton Candy Dress Free Pattern

This dress, loosely inspired by children's dresses of the 1950's is the perfect play dress for you Calico Critter Child figures. Add this pattern to your Ravelry queue A PDF version of this pattern is available for $2.50, all purchases help support this blog and make it possible to offer my patterns for free. You… Continue reading Cotton Candy Dress Free Pattern

Crochet Patterns

Exciting Announcment!

Starting this Friday June 12th, I will be making one of my paid Calico Critter patterns available for free. Every Friday, be sure to check back for that weeks free pattern. The pattern PDFs will still be available for purchase if you would like an offline version of the pattern. All purchases help support the… Continue reading Exciting Announcment!

Blogging, Finished Projects

May Progress – 2020 Goals

11.5 weeks into this pandemic shutdown and it's almost starting to feel normal. I definitely miss symphony rehearsals and the children in the nursery I was volunteering at, but the boredom is slightly less. Was it just me, or did May fell short compared to March & April? I've made progress on some of my… Continue reading May Progress – 2020 Goals

Crochet, Crochet Patterns

Aranea Afghan

Last year when I was visiting my grandmother for Christmas, she showed me a picture of a blanket in one of her old magazines and asked if I knew where she could find the pattern. She told me she'd looked online, and had even called the magazine publisher, but couldn't find anything. I told her… Continue reading Aranea Afghan

Crochet, Crochet Patterns

Spa Soap Sack Pattern

Spa Soap Sack Free pattern + chart With Mother's Day coming up this weekend, I thought I'd share this easy & quick pattern for a soap sack. Pair this with a bar of luxury soap and you've got an inexpensive gift in no time! The soap bar I'm using is by Buff City Soap, a… Continue reading Spa Soap Sack Pattern

Blogging

How to Sell Items On Free WP Plan

Inspired by the WordPress blog's latest post on how to sell items on your site, I thought I'd write up a tutorial on how I sold items (digital pattern PDFs) on a free WP plan for 2.5 years. The only technical thing you need to know for this tutorial is how to copy + paste.… Continue reading How to Sell Items On Free WP Plan