Another class I am enjoying at Craftsy is called “Toe-Up Knitted Socks” by Susan B. Anderson. You can find other class and pattern info at Susan’s blog. If you go to Ravelry and look up toe-up socks by Susan, you will find a 50% off coupon for her Craftsy class. The class is great because… Continue reading Toe-Up Knitted Socks
If you have never knitted socks before, you should try a pattern from Very Pink Knits. Staci @ Very Pink Knits has a wide selection of sock patterns, including: DPN, Magic Loop, Cuff Down, Toe-Up and Two at a Time Socks. She also includes videos with all of her patterns. Materials needed for project: Pattern… Continue reading Very Pink Magic Loop Socks
Kenny the Giraffe is an amigurumi pattern by “One & Two Company.” It is a pattern from the Little Explorers Series. I used Impeccable and Vanna yarn that I purchased at Michael’s. Materials needed for this project: 3mm crochet hook, 4mm crochet hook, worsted yarn, DK yarn, stuffing, eyes, scissors and a needle. Here I… Continue reading Kenny the Giraffe
I finally finished up the temperature blanket that I started last year. It took me about a FULL year to finish it up. You can see the beginning of my project HERE. I made this blanket to represent the first year of my life. The blanket came out better than I hoped and it is… Continue reading Temperature Blanket Finished
Howard the Fox is an awesome pattern offered by “One and Two Company“. I love the colors and the eyes used in the original pattern. Most of my colors were made using Vanna’s Choice Yarn. Starting the nose. I like how the pattern has the nose and head attached as one part. The aviator hat.… Continue reading Howard the Fox (Aviator Fox)
This troll hat is for my 4 year old troll loving great-niece Olivia. I am trying very hard to keep up with her changing favorite things. So far her love has gone from My Little Pony, mermaid tail blankets, Shopkins and now Trolls. She definitely allows me plenty of practice on my crochet skills. I… Continue reading Poppy the Troll Hat
I decided to try my luck at making a messy bun hat for my niece Ciara. This is the first time I have made a hat from the bottom up. She requested natural/neutral looking colors. I thought these colors would look great on her.