Finally got my yarn organized again. I find that I make a mess of my yarn when I am working on a project.
Here is an older picture of Liam. I caught him red handed…. or “blue mouthed” enjoying a skein of my yarn. I am happy to say that he has outgrown this habit. Although he is sneaky and sure gets into a lot of other things. This was definitely a “Hmm” moment.
Rascal the Raccoon Lovey is an awesome pattern designed by Carolina Guzman. You can find her pattern HERE on Ravelry, or HERE on her “One and Two Company” website. Carolina Guzman also has a Facebook Group you can join that helps you with the patterns and offers various discounts on patterns. I was stuck on… Continue reading Rascal the Raccoon Lovey (Crochet Amigurumi Blankie)
William the Worm is a cute amigurumi pattern by Ildikó Struning. You can find the pattern HERE on Ravelry. I find many of my patterns on Ravelry. It is a good source for all types of patterns. (Knitting & Crochet). I ended up using plastic animal eyes instead of crocheting them. The photo above shows… Continue reading William the Worm (Crochet Amigurumi)
Roary the Tiger was a fun crochet pattern. My son wanted me to make him because he reminded him of Chester Cheetah from the Cheetos commercial. The only thing I didn’t care for was how small some of the pieces were. It was hard to hold them and crochet them so small. If I ever… Continue reading Roary the Tiger (Crochet Amigurumi)
The first dozen crochet hats to be donated to the hospital are finished. These hats are for preemies/newborns in much need of hats. This is my first batch, but I hope to be able to donate many more throughout the year.
I finished up Madison’s penguin this morning. She named him “Kowalski”. I tried making a hat for him but it ended up being too small. So I decided to make him a winter type headband instead. Kowalski was a little challenging to make at times. I was confused on the pattern on how to make… Continue reading Madison’s Penguin “Kowalski”
Mr. Porkers is an amigurumi pig that I made for Emerson. His initial name was Clive but Emerson preferred Mr. Porkers, so Mr. Porkers it is… I got this pattern out of a book called “Cuddly Crochet” by Stacey Trock. You can also find this pattern HERE on ravelry. I love all of the animals… Continue reading Emerson’s “Mr. Porkers”
I finished up a knitted baby blanket I was making for one of my daughter’s friends. She was having a girl so I thought these colors would be perfect. The finished blanket turned out even better than I hoped it would. It is just so soft and pretty. I hope baby HQ will get lots… Continue reading Knitted Baby Blanket for “Baby HQ”
Today was a very busy day. (My son’s birthday!) We started our morning by taking Aidan on a walk to get his favorite “hot fries” and “slush”. Aidan and Mom. Aidan and Dad. We took Aidan to the skateboard store so he could pick out his own custom skateboard. He picked out an awesome green… Continue reading My Little Man is Eleven