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Crocodile stitch Christmas tree doorknob hanger

Crocodile stitch Christmas tree doorknob hanger
Introduction This little Christmas tree doorknob hanger was something I created a few years ago. It has changed a little over the last few years a...

Christmas Angels patterns

Christmas Angels patterns
In early November I started thinking about how close it was getting to Christmas and I decided to design a couple of Christmas angels. Both of the...

Crocodile stitch

Crocodile stitch
I first came across this stitch while doing a CAL in 2014 (it was the stitch used to give petals in the appropriately named "crocodile flower" squ...

Milk/Fuel Tanker Pattern

Milk/Fuel Tanker Pattern
I'm pleased to introduce my latest amigurumi pattern - a milk tanker pattern. As a nation that has a large dairy industry, it is very common to se...

Crochet tribute to a korowai

Crochet tribute to a korowai
This week is "Te wiki o te reo Māori" (Māori language week) here in Aotearoa so I thought this was a good time to post about something I designed a...

Dollhouse furniture - sheet set

Dollhouse furniture - sheet set
Introduction This set of patterns is to make a sheet set to go with the little dollhouse bed that I designed for some 6" dolls. You can find the pa...

Remembering Claudine

Remembering Claudine
Last week I was planning on having the 3rd part of my doll's bed pattern up on my blog (the sheet set). However, earlier in the week I lost a dear...

Dollhouse furniture - single bed mattress and pillow

Dollhouse furniture - single bed mattress and pillow
Introduction This is my second post about creating a crochet dollhouse bed (you can find the earlier post here). In this post I will be sharing my ...

Dollhouse furniture - single bed base and headboard

Dollhouse furniture - single bed base and headboard
Introduction A couple of years ago I designed a little crochet doll (which is currently finally in testing mode). While Aotearoa was in lockdown ea...

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 6 - Race car #2

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 6 - Race car #2
Introduction This little car is part of a series of vehicles I designed for my children. These race cars are good for using up small amounts of ya...

Having fun with Sophie's Universe

Having fun with Sophie's Universe
A few years ago I participated in the Sophie's Universe CAL by Dedri Uys. I loved the start of that pattern so much that I created a few little projects inspired by the flower at the centre of the pattern...

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 5 - mini race car #1

Cars and Trucks CAL - Part 5 - mini race car #1
Introduction This car is one of a series of vehicles I designed for my children. This pattern is good for using up small amounts of yarn and is qu...