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!
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
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
I met my goal and made 4 plarn bags this year! All of these bags together used about 500 single-use plastic shopping bags. The first one I made unfortunately don't have any decent pictures of, but the pattern I used is Grrlfriend Market Bag. Bag no. 2 is Frankston Market Bag designed by Frankston Hooker.… Continue reading Saving The Planet One Bag At A Time!
You may remember that last month I posted a pattern for the first character from the animated music video Dumb Ways To Die by Tangerine Kitty. In honor of Halloween, here's the pattern for the second character Hapless who has made the decision to "Poke a stick at a grizzly bear". https://youtu.be/IJNR2EpS0jw?t=8https://youtu.be/IJNR2EpS0jw?t=8 You will need:… Continue reading “Poke A Stick At A Grizzly Bear” – DWTD #2
https://youtu.be/IJNR2EpS0jw Last year while visiting my extended family, my 3 year old cousin (and his mom) introduced us to Tangerine Kitty's Dumb Ways To Die. My sisters loved it and listened to it a LOT. After watching it for the twentieth time, I realized that the characters would make awesome crocheted amigurumi figures. I decided… Continue reading “Set Fire To Your Hair” Dumb Ways To Die Amigurumi
Last year I posted about the Virus Shawl that I made for my sister's birthday. After making a few of them as gifts, I finally made one for myself! This pattern always works up so quickly and with such beautiful results! I started it on August 6th and finished it on August 13th. Finished… Continue reading Finished Project – Virus Shawl #4
Those little diapers that come with the baby critter figures are adorable, but once the little bows that hold them together come undone, they are almost impossible to re-tie, leaving your poor little baby figures with nothing to wear! Remedy that situation by making this cute little diaper for them to wear. You will need:… Continue reading Calico Critter Diaper Pattern
My latest crochet pattern is this cute little baby skirt for the Calico Critter baby figure. With only 3 rounds, this pattern works up really quickly, I made one up in less than half an hour. You will need: cotton crochet thread #10 10/1.30mm crochet hook cord elastic scissors needle, to weave in ends Sizes:… Continue reading Calico Critter Baby Skirt
After I designed the summer dress I published yesterday, I decided to design something extra to to go with it. The result is this cute little cardigan. I think it gives the dress an entirely new look. This cardigan also works with any of the other CC child dress patterns I've designed. It uses a… Continue reading Calico Critter Child Cardigan