I was able to make 25 baby hats this year for the American Heart Association. The AHA celebrates by making red hats for babies that are born in February. February is considered American Heart month. These hats are part of “Little Hats, Big Hearts” and honors babies and moms. The AHA wants to raise awareness… Continue reading Little Hats, Big Hearts
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.
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