Crochet

Mr Mushroom Head

His name given by his creator (author of the pattern) is Toadstool Paul, but I like to call him Mr Mushroom Head. Isn’t he charming 🙂 He is still available, and looking for a home. Anyone? Mr Mushroom Head measures about 33cm tall, and he is made of 100% acrylic

another vlad…

Vampires seems to be the trend. I enjoy making this one. It was a quick project. This one, no modification, followed exactly as per pattern. Size approximately 38-39cm tall, using 100% 8ply acrylic yarn, but this yarn is silky soft acrylic, hence the texture is finer, thus doll turn out

purple vlad

I’m so loving this Vlad the Vampire. He is made of 100% acrylic yarn, using hook size 4.0. It was a pleasant surprise when he turned out larger than indicated in the pattern. I added a little extra to the pattern by crocheting a belt around his waist.   I

Loving mommy

Another custom made doll. Kira the Kanga in purple-yellow. Pattern by lalylala, crochet by yours truly (me!!!!). I’m loving the pastel mixed color. Although some may say it’s not that appealing. But it is indeed pretty. Made with 100% acrylic yarn, 8 ply. Kira is such a loving Mama.  

Hello!

Hello friends, i’m starting to blog here again. Life have been pretty crazy these past 2 years, with all the hoo hahs that has been happening around me. But it’s okay, I take it in with a stride and that makes me into a stronger person. I’ve been crazy about amigurumi since a few

T’shirt yarn

This I made.

To crochet a sleeping mat.

For my lovely Lab.

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I got some help though, using these tutorials here and and here. Thank yous!!

T’shirts are from Big Aeon, RM7 each. Bought the largest size I could find XL and XXL.

I wanted to use recycled t’shirts but the color wasn’t right, the material wasn’t right (not the jersey type), and they are mostly not plain and with seams on the side.

Each skein is 1 t’shirt.

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Can’t wait to start the rug… or mat…

Chevron cozy for tablet

This is my 2nd project from my latest yarn haul. A chevron cozy/purse for my 8″ tablet (Samsung Note 8).

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I love the chevron and the combination of colors. Earthy colors catches my attention.

I made the stitches tight, used a 4.0mm hook on a 8ply worsted weight acrylic yarn. I think this yarn actually calls for a 5.0mm hook.

I was inspired by this pattern on Lion Brand’s website, but didn’t actually follow their written pattern. Made it up as I go along. Nevertheless here’s the link to their pattern click here

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I also inserted lining, all for the love of my tablet… scratch proof!

I am happy crocheteer!!!!!

 

Atardecer Shawl

This is the shawl I made from the Spotlight yarns I bought. Completed in the same weekend I bought the yarn (it was a long weekend, we had Malaysia day on 16 September Tuesday, and I took the Monday off).

It only took less than 1 skein, so I have 4 skeins left. I guess I overestimated and besides I didn’t have a pattern in mind when I bought the yarns.

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The good news is that I have lots of pretty purple yarns to make something else 😉

I’m loving this shawl, and the color’s really pretty.

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Here’s the link to the pattern.

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