Category Archives: Patterns & Tutorials

Crochet Pattern: Pie for Pi Day

Because who doesn’t need a little more pie (or pi) in their life? This is an easy pattern that utilizes scraps, and they’re so quick to make that I can crochet several in less time than it would take me … Continue reading

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Making a Pattern for a New Toy from an Old Toy

My daughter’s third grade teacher is having a baby soon, and Betsy wants to make gifts. This teacher loves elephants, as do I, perhaps because my mom made these cheerful, colorful pachyderms for baby me. They were linked together above … Continue reading

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A Kitty Skirt for your Christmas Tree (No-Sew Tutorial)

It’s like a 1950’s poodle skirt. But for your tree. And with a kitty, because I like kitties. And you don’t have to sew it (unless you want to). Materials: 1 larger piece of felt (whatever size and color you … Continue reading

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