Amigurumi ๐Ÿ’•

Usually I find a cute pattern, crochet it, hand it to Lottie then never see it again. I found these when organising her toy chest and was hit with the instant urge to make all of the things! The macaroon is my own pattern, strawberry and cupcake from HappyBerryCrochet and the star was a mix of a Pinterest pattern and my own improvising.  Amigurumi is … Continue reading Amigurumi ๐Ÿ’•

Cute Crochet Bunny for Easter

I wanted something special and not made out of chocolate for Lottie’s Easter present. Thanks to the wonderful Laura at HappyBerry Crochet I was able to make this sweet little bunny. Lottie loved her bunny and I loved the sweet amigurumi pattern that worked up in a few nights. Here is the link to the video tutorial and also HappyBerry Crochet‘s wonderful website if you … Continue reading Cute Crochet Bunny for Easter

It’s Beginning to Look A Lot like Christmas

Halloween is only just starting to get big here in Australia. Our Oct 31st tradition of closing the blinds and ignoring the one neighborhood kid who watches too much American TV is changing slowly but Christmas is still the focus. I get very excited when the tinsel and plum puddings start appearing mid-October and have started stocking up for the big day. My favourite shop … Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look A Lot like Christmas

Bumblebees for Spring!

It’s spring in Sydney and that means fresh strawberries, flowers and ice cold lemonade feature heavily in our weekends. Lottie is almost 3 and really into tea parties and role playing with food. I have to check the grill for plastic donuts before putting on dinner! I used HappyBerry Crochet’s wonderful pattern to create this strawberry – – which was such a hit I’m going … Continue reading Bumblebees for Spring!