Year: 2009

"Too Cute" Christmas gift

My wonderful professional crochet mentor Jocelyn Sass gave me a crochet pattern for Christmas. It is a pattern for this adoreable bear. This is hands down the cutest crocheted bear I’ve ever seen. You can see more pictures or purchase the pattern from https://www.toocutecrochet.etsy.com. Isn’t she just adoreable?!

Etsy Shop

Well, I’ve got some “Sweet Little Mittens” for sale in my etsy shop https://www.aprilcreates.etsy.com/. I should have more listed within the week and another pair finished. I go back and forth about whether or not I want to do an etsy shop. Some parts of it can be fun, but I don’t have much of …

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Publish!

Well, yesterday I had some very exciting news. I’m going to get my very first garment design published! I’m very excited. I look forward to spilling the beans about it when it comes out. I can’t say much until then.

baby hat

I started this little hat last night and finished it this afternoon. It’s very simple and small. The pattern I based it off of is one that my sister got on the internet somewhere, but I haven’t been able to find it again, so I don’t know who to give the credit to. It starts …

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Plaid Crochet

Earlier this week (end of Jun 2009) I couldn’t sleep much at all one night. I was thinking about crochet all night long, and even dreaming about it when I did manage to sleep for a few hours. I’ve thought for awhile that I’d like to design something in plaid but didn’t know how to …

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Crochet Snuggly Quilt

I designed and made this some months ago for our youngest daughter. This is the first of my published patterns. Crochet Snuggly “Quilt” Difficulty: Intermediate Yarn: I Love This Yarn! Color: MC-Periwinkle, CC-Buttercup Hook: I Make 8 ea of fur stitch squares and “Stem & Petal Stitch” squares Fur Stitch squares: With CC, ch 15 …

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