Pumpkin Palooza: 26 Awesome Pumpkin Patterns

It’s officially fall and that means it’s time for everything pumpkin! If you haven’t been following Pumpkin Palooza, hosted by A Plush Pineapple and Crafting for Weeks, don’t worry! Pumpkin Palooza: 26 Awesome Pumpkin Patterns will round up all the great designs that were shared! This round up includes all the pumpkin-themed patterns that were featured during the hop and […]

Free Crochet Pattern: Mini Octopus

Did you know that an octopus’ tentacles are actually called arms? Apparently the term tentacles is reserved for squid and a few other invertebrates. But calling them ‘arms’ is way less fun, so we’ll stick with tentacles, lol. This free crochet pattern: mini octopus is super quick, easy, and the best part is, it’s NO SEW! Something I hear all […]

My First Time Trying Hand-Dyed Yarn and How it Went

Do you find hand-dyed yarn intimidating? For the longest time, so did I. I want to tell you about my first time trying hand-dyed yarn and how it went. Whether it’s the price (which is always much higher than big box store yarn) or the fiber content (how does one even care for something like cashmere??), hand-dyed yarn can be […]

Quick Guide to Color Changes in Amigurumi

If you’re like me, part of the attraction to crochet is all the wonderful colors of yarn you can play with. There’s always that ONE skein that grabs your attention in the store and you end up buying it even though you have no plan and didn’t even go to the store for yarn. Color is a wonderful thing. However, […]

How to Put a Spooky Spin on Your Amigurumi – 4 Tips

Don’t you just LOVE seasonal amigurumi? Have you ever converted a regular pattern into a festive version? If not, I highly recommend it because it’s way too fun. This article is all about how to put a spooky spin on your amigurumi – 4 tips. The idea for this post actually came from me avoiding my responsibilities one night and […]