I could not find a good, free crochet pattern in English for Micky and Minnie Mouse but discovered an excellent one in Spanish. All I needed was a combination of the original pattern, Google translate and a chart which translated … Continue reading Crocheting Minnie Mouse From a SPANISH Pattern?
I have found I delight in crocheting amigurumi patterns. Each one I try is a bit harder, a bit more detailed. This doll took hours and hours, but Kristoff from Frozen turned out rather well. Thank goodness I can … Continue reading Frozen’s Kristoff Crocheted Doll
Most free patterns for Olaf look terrible. My first attempt is not so bad, sort of cute. I crocheted the mouth because I did not have black felt with less than satisfactory results. The original pattern by ChiWei on One … Continue reading Crocheting Olaf From Frozen
i just finished another crocheted, stuffed, little doll based tiny critters’ patterns on Amdoriable Crochet . I use a 2.7 mm steel hook with scraps of normal Redheart worsted yarn, instead of 2 mm hook with finer wool. As a result, … Continue reading Amigurumi: Birthday Boy
I found a wonderful site called Amidorable Crochet filled with adorable, crochet patterns for crocheted dolls and animals. The patterns are easy to follow because she includes helpful tips throughout the pattern. Miss Bunny is wearing the same coloured dress as … Continue reading Amigurumi: Miss Bunny
To help cope with a death in the family yesterday, I stayed up till 3 am crocheting. Crocheting a whimsical little owl for a grandchild worked for my emotions. This first crocheted amigurumi ( the term is from Japan) turned out well. … Continue reading Discovering Amigurumi: Minature Crocheted Animals