Amigurumi and Toys, Babies and Kids, Blog Post

Crochet Cupcake

September and October are busy birthday celebration months for us because so many of our family members and friends have fall birthdays! We have been doing lots of celebrating lately, so I wanted to make a little something special to give to each person. These little cupcakes are a cute birthday surprise to give in addition to a card, gift, …

Blog Post, Scarves, Shawls and Cowls

V-Stitch Infinity Scarf

This is the time of year when I start to think about fall and winter coming. The leaves have started changing color here and we have already had some chilly fall days, and even a few snowflakes have dusted the ground. I am not a huge fan of the months of cold and snow ahead, but I am looking forward …

Amigurumi and Toys, Blog Post, Seasonal Themed Patterns

Hazel the Happy Witch

As we get closer to fall and the leaves start to change color, I can’t help but start thinking about Halloween. This year, I thought it would be fun to design a few Halloween crochet items.  This cute little witch was super fun to make and I just love how she turned out.  Hazel is about 12 inches tall when …

Babies and Kids, Bags, Purses and Totes, Blog Post

Crochet Cat Purse

When big sister got her panda purse last week, little sister wanted a purse too. We are a cat loving family, so I decided to make a little kitty cat purse using the same pattern as the panda purse. She loves it and could not wait until I was finished with all of the photos to start filling it up …

Babies and Kids, Bags, Purses and Totes, Blog Post

Crochet Panda Purse

This cute little panda purse is the perfect fun accessory for a little girl to wear and put a few things inside. It is about 6 inches long and 4.5 inches wide, and even zips up! The pink zipper and strap make it look a little extra girly. You can choose to keep it all black and white, or add …

Amigurumi and Toys, Blog Post

Sea Turtle Amigurumi

“HONU” THE SEA TURTLE I have always loved sea turtles, but while vacationing in Maui this summer, we were lucky enough to see quite a few while swimming in the ocean and snorkeling. This is where the inspiration for this crochet sea turtle came from! Also, I learned that the Hawaiian green sea turtle (known as “Honu”) symbolizes good luck, …

Amigurumi and Toys, Blog Post

Mini Unicorn Amigurumi

This little unicorn measures about 5.5 inches tall when sitting, or about 7.5 inches when the legs are extended.  This is great size for a small cuddling or playing buddy for tiny hands and also perfect for traveling in the car or stroller. I love when crochet animals can sit on a shelf when they are not being played with …

Babies and Kids, Blog Post, Household and Home Decor

Super Easy Freezie Holders

I don’t know about you guys, but my kids (and adults in the family too) love freezies! However, whenever my kids eat a freezie, they need to wrap a napkin or paper towel around it so that their hands aren’t cold. Well, here is a great solution to the cold hand problem….FREEZIE HOLDERS! My kids love using their special holder …

Amigurumi and Toys, Blog Post

Raccoon Amigurumi

This cute little rascal is the perfect size for small hands, measuring about 10 inches tall.  I made this with a friend’s daughter in mind, who loves anything to do with raccoons.  In this project, the legs, body, and head are worked up in one piece, and then the arms, ears, and the rest of the little pieces are sewn …

Blog Post, Free Pattern Roundups

7 Crochet Patterns with Zippers – Free Crochet Pattern Roundup

Recently, I made a simple crochet zipper pouch and it was so much fun and I loved the end product so much that I became a bit obsessed with them!  Below I have compiled a list of zip-up crochet bags. Each designer adds the zipper in their own unique way, but the steps are given, and the finished pouches are …