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.
I am working on this pattern for my best friend Romelie. (I will post this Rome after you have seen your gift.) I wanted to make her a teddy bear and her favorite color is purple. I didn’t have to go far to find a pattern. One of my favorite crochet book series is “Zoomigurumi“. … Continue reading Theodore the Teddy Bear
Bentley the Bear is a crochet amigurumi pattern by Stacey Trock. This particular pattern is part of her Ami Club CAL. You can find more information about her patterns and ami club at her website…FRESHSTITCHES.The start of Bentley’s arms. Bentley’s two arms. Two ears. Nose. Snout. The first leg is worked up by itself. When… Continue reading Bentley the Bear
I started working on one of my classes I purchased at Craftsy. This particular class is called “Crocheting in the Round“. It is the 2nd class that I have taken from Stacey Trock. She offers the best classes with amazing instructions and videos.Here is my first attempt at starting one of the hats. I was… Continue reading Beanie Hat
When all the pieces are ready, you will need to block them. I usually just soak my pieces in cold water, then roll them out with a bath towel. The towel will get the majority of the water out. I laid out and pinned my sweater back (right side facing up) while it was still… Continue reading Baby Pullover Sweater, Part 4: Blocking & Finishing
Here is the front of my sweater before I finished up the neckline. This is with the completed neckline finished off. If you would like to see the start of this sweater along with pattern info, go HERE.