Tag Archives : crochet

crochet rectangle shawl

The biggest pattern I’ve ever done!


So I started a new crochet pattern a couple weeks ago and it’s going really well, considering it’s the biggest project I’ve ever attempted! Save one blanket, anyway. But it was a granny square blanket, so technically it was a ton of little pieces, not one large one. You might have seen my post about the rectangle shawl I found…

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puff stitch crochet

My favorite crochet stitch: the puff stitch


Ah, the puff stitch. Short, long, skinny, chubby, it can be anything you want it to be. The puff stitch is my absolute favorite stitch. As of this moment, there are 14 patterns in my etsy shop that use a puff stitch! One of those patterns includes my pretty flower slouchy hat. I even have a scarf that’s nearly all…

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Crochet Pattern Round-up: Sloths!


Hey guys, I hope you’re ready for a little fun, cuz we’re about to celebrate the glory of the sloth. Slow moving, covered in algae, and sometimes has a part time job at Shirokuma Cafe. So let’s take a look at this week’s collection! First up is Slocombe the sloth, by mojimojidesign! What a cutie. This amigurumi pattern uses eyelash…

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ewok hood crochet pattern

New Crochet Pattern: Ewok-inspired hood


That’s right y’all, it’s new crochet pattern time! Today I’m bringing you this, uh…galaxy bear hood. Right. Galaxy bear. Okay it’s an ewok from star wars, I hope I don’t get sued by disney. It’s available on Etsy & Ravelry. I made this pattern a couple of months ago, but somehow just forgot to take photos of it while I…

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crochet pattern bear fingerless gloves

New Crochet Pattern: Bear Fingerless Gloves


Hey guys, I’m back with a new crochet pattern! It’s a pair of adorable bear fingerless gloves. I must have made the pattern about 3 years ago, but never shared it until now! You can grab the crochet pattern at Etsy or Ravelry. I got an order for a finished pair a couple weeks back and decided it would be…

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christmas tree scarf crochet pattern

New crochet pattern: 2for1 Christmas tree scarf & headband


♫ It’s beginning to look a lot like christmas~♪ Okay, not really, especially not here in Albuquerque. The average is still 90 right now, we’re clearly in late summer territory. It’s down from an average of 100 a month ago!! Hah… But in the northern parts of the ole USA it’s definitely looking and feeling like fall, so I decided…

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Charity auction & free crochet pattern: sheep pin


A couple weeks ago I got a message out of the blue from Shannon at the Lemon Ranch Animal Sanctuary in Temecula, California, asking me if I’d be willing to donate to their silent auction. I don’t know how she got the idea that I’m an animal lover from my shop (hah!), but she definitely reached out to the right person!…

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free crochet pattern amigurumi flan cat

Free crochet pattern: Flan Cat


Oh hey guys, hope you didn’t forget about me during my long absense! I’m finally back with a new, free crochet pattern. It’s a cute little flan cat, and it hopes you’re a vegan!! I decided to try a new skill on this guy: a painted face. I used cheap acrylic paints I already had on hand, so if you…

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tshirt yarn basket

Current obsession: tshirt yarn baskets


Take a look at that be-yutiful basket duo up there. I saw that randomly on pinterest and clicked the “more like this” icon and became instantly hooked. Ahaha. Haha. Hah. Crochet. Okay so anyway, I’m just kind of obsessed suddenly. Check out my pinterest board for all of them. The tshirt yarn makes everything look so cute and squishy! Ahh…

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free crochet pattern lazy kitty

Free crochet pattern: Lazy kitty amigurumi


I’m back with a new free crochet pattern! This time it’s for this cute little lazy kitty. It’s a really simple pattern so I didn’t take any in-progress pictures. Hopefully you can figure it out without them! The body is actually made by crocheting 2 circles, then sewing them together, rather than in one continuous piece. Supplies ww yarn in…

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