Monthly Archives: September 2011

How to Make Spring Flowers

In the spring mood? Want to bring some spring to your fridge or magnetic board? Grab your crochet hook because here comes a tutorial on how to make my crochet flowers. Materials F/5 – 3.75mm crochet hook acrylic yarn darning … Continue reading

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Spring in September: Shamrocks

This isn’t the greatest photo I’ve ever taken, but it shows my shamrocks. While walking through my backyard, I was struck by how much clover was growing. On the negative side, my yard is covered in weeds. On the positive … Continue reading

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Spring in September: Eggs

As I said yesterday, I’m on a spring kick in my crafts. I’ve been crocheting a nest’s worth of pastel-colored eggs recently. I would love to share a pattern for these, but is it too soon? Am I the only … Continue reading

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Spring in September: Bunnies

If it’s ok to think about Christmas in July, is it also ok to think about Easter in September? As I mentioned last week, while trying to prepare extra items for the winter holidays, I got distracted and started on … Continue reading

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Finn the Human

What time is it? ADVENTURE TIME! My husband doesn’t ask much of me craft-wise and I make so many items for others, so when he does make a rare request, I feel I owe him. Since we’re both fans of … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Easter?

I recently blogged about how I should be preparing for Christmas but, uh, that’s not really happening. I’m having a hard time staying on track. It all started well enough, I started developing a bunny pattern as a gift for … Continue reading

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The Improved Elephant

I’m always up for adding a little bit more to my creatures. With my Flat Cats, I added spots, extra colors, and magnets. With my elephants, I added bendy trunks. I forgot my usual ear pattern on this test elephant … Continue reading

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