Pattern: Lazy days of Summer Top by Mari Lynn Patrick I used a 3mm hook to make it to fit a kids size six, though it’s probably ended up more like a size seven. The original pattern is in adult sizes.
Christmas was fast approaching and our budget was tight. I began to panic, thinking there wouldn’t be much under the Christmas tree come Christmas morning. I couldn’t stand the thought of disappointed little faces. That’s when I decided to dust off the old crochet hooks and get crafty. This little Reindeer (who my daughter later… Continue reading Susie the Reindeer
My kidlets in their Halloween costumes ( a bit late, I know ). I found a great free pattern for the monkey hat here.
So I’ve almost finished this pattern. I’ve written out the toddler pattern I’ve just got to finish the baby version and take some more pictures. Pattern should be up sometime this week. Gosh I love crochet! NOTE: The finished hat has pompoms on the ends of the ties. Alas, someone was inpatient and didn’t tie… Continue reading Puffy Pixie Pattern
I made these lamb and fox hats for a dress-up party we went to today. I found this great free pattern for the lamb hat here and the fox one I just made up as I went along. I’m really happy with how they turned out. I also made some fox booties that you… Continue reading Dress-ups
Theodore William, born with the rising sun on April 9th. All dressed up in his crocheted outfit and ready to go home the next day.
I made the dark grey one first by starting with a 56 ch and adding an extra row between R3 and R4. Unfortunately It was a little bit big for my daughter so I made the light grey one which fits her much better. I would recommend this one for a 2 -3 year old.… Continue reading Flower Girl Collar
Before I start with the patterns for boys I want to share a pattern for this crocheted collar I made for my daughter. I’m still putting the finishing touches on it but I should be up within the next few days.
I recently took part in a community yarn bombing project. At times my local town can feel like a bit of a lost cause, so I jumped at the opportunity to help spruce it up a bit. I’m usually quite a reserved person but I felt like this was a chance to restore some hope… Continue reading Yarn Bombing