I thoroughly enjoyed my time at the CGOA 2018 conference, but I must say that the true gem of this trip was just simply wandering around the beautiful Rose City itself.
Something fun is on the horizon...it's the Marine Life CAL!
This summer cardigan will be a free pattern right here on the blog. It's one-size-fits-many, but I'll include instructions on how to size it to fit anybody you wish!
Sometimes you just need a comfy, cuddy pillow to curl up with after a long day (week, month, year--whatever). Bonus points if it's something cute to have in your home, right? Well friends, I've got just the thing: it's my latest finished project, the Hedgehog Pillow!
I was so excited when I learned that Jodi Whittaker had been cast as the 13th Doctor, and I knew I had to design a graph specifically for her Doctor (including that crazy awesome outfit)! I've been putting it off for a while, but I'm so happy to say that she's finally here and officially a part of the new and improved Doctor Collection for the Whovian Graphghan.
In the third and final segment of the Amigurumi Basics series, I'm sharing my top 5 tips for making amigurumi dolls and critters. Ready? Grab your favorite refreshing drink and let's do this!
BIG NEWS, my friends... The Amigurumi Crash Course is BACK!
In this post, I'm going to show you how I made my tassels. Whether you make them for the Kraken Shawl or for another project, this tutorial will show you how it's done and hopefully give you some ideas for making your own!
Last week, I went on a much-needed vacation. It was supposed to be a restorative, exciting adventure trip with one of my best friends--a girls trip to NYC and Orlando, Florida. We were going to go sightseeing, eat some delicious food, visit some yarn shops, and visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Disney World. It was going to be amazing! While it started out well, it quickly spiraled into an anxiety-ridden nightmare of a trip
To celebrate all of the good things that March brings (but especially National Crochet Month!), I've teamed up with the super-talented Angie from Harper Baby Shop to give one lucky follower a fantastic prize... It's everything you'll need in order to make your very own Kraken Shawl!
In Part 2 of the Amigurumi Basics series, I'll be discussing the different tools and materials that are necessary for making amis, and I'll even provide you with recommendations on the items I love using most!
Amigurumi can be a bit overwhelming, so I have prepared a three-part amigurumi series to help! In this series, I'll cover the some basic amigurumi information, the tools you'll need (and what I recommend), and some essential amigurumi tips. Let's get ready to make some amis!
Cake? Check. Party hat? Check. Presents? Check! Three years has passed by incredibly fast--where did all that time go?
Now that the Solar System CAL has launched, I'm very excited to take a little bit of a breather... I'm so very ready for a nice, quiet weekend. I don't know if that's what I'll have, but that's what I'm hoping for!
After spending my New Years with a bunch of food (and Netflix), I think I'm finally ready to start thinking about some crafting resolutions for this brand new, shiny year.