Even though I love trying new patterns, there are a few patterns that I find myself coming back to over and over.
I have previously posted about the dolls I've made from the book My Crochet Doll by Isabelle Kessedjian. About a year after I made the first doll I decided to make one out of some crochet thread and a 10/1.30mm crochet hook. It took me a month, but was worth it in the end.… Continue reading Thread Doll – Finished Project Friday
A selfie of all the dolls I have crocheted. The 3 big dolls are about 14 inches tall and the 2 small ones are 4 inches tall. For the big dolls I used Red Heart Super Saver in Tan for the skin and for the hair I used: Red Heart Super Saver in Lemon (blond… Continue reading Doll Selfie!
Ami Ami Dogs & Ami Ami Dogs 2 by Mitsuki Hoshi. I have both of these books and have made numerous dogs from both books. They are very adorable and very detailed little dogs. The majority of patterns in the books are for small breeds of dogs (such as Pugs and Chihuahuas). The first book contains patterns… Continue reading My Favorite Crochet Books
One of my favorite amigurumi crochet books is My Crochet Doll by Isabelle Kessedjian. I discovered it while browsing at Barnes & Noble and immediately fell in love with all the cute designs for the dolls and there clothes. The only thing you have to remember is that the book is written in British terminology, not U.S.… Continue reading My Crochet Doll Book Review & Leotard Pattern