Amigurami Sports Car
Amigurumi, Patterns

Sports car

Last month, I went to visit my cousin out in San Francisco, she has two little boys who I wanted to wow with an amazing crochet toy. The eldest (aged five) is a car fanatic and can name every car that he's ever seen. The obvious conclusion that I came to was to make him… Continue reading Sports car

Minion free crochet pattern
Amigurumi, Patterns

Minion CAL (free pattern)

Join in with this Minion CAL to make your own adorable little minion! Week 1: Body and Arms Week 2: Eyes Week 3: Dungarees Week 4: Maid's Outfit See other people's creations with #handmadebynimyCAL on Instagram or Facebook. Banana! Banana! Banana! A.K.A Happy Crocheting!

Flamingo Security Blanket
Patterns, Security Blanket

Flamingo Security Blanket (free pattern)

I wanted to try something a little different with this one, so I used bobble stitch instead of the 9 or 12 point star. What you need Crochet hook: 3.5mm and 4.5mm Stitch marker 2x 7mm safety eyes Stuffing Tapestry needle King Cole Pricewise - Fondant (DK), Cygnet yarn Cottony - Oakmeal (DK), King Cole… Continue reading Flamingo Security Blanket (free pattern)

Free crochet pattern
Patterns, Security Blanket

Little Dog Security Blanket (free pattern)

I love how delicate the little blankets come out when using 4 ply wool, like in the bunny security blanket. It is so soft and delicate. So, I've made another one. This time with a little dog in the centre. What you need Crochet hook: 3.5mm and 4.5mm Stitch marker 2x 8mm brown iris safety… Continue reading Little Dog Security Blanket (free pattern)

Free Crochet Pattern
Patterns, Security Blanket

Whale Security Blanket (free pattern)

For this whale comforter, I wanted to give the effect of waves, so I used variegated blue yarn (Patons - Smoothie DK) and added textured sections to the blanket. It is difficult to show in photos but you can feel the bumps (or waves) when you touch the blanket. The free pattern is below. Don't… Continue reading Whale Security Blanket (free pattern)