Hi I’m Jean and welcome to my channel, coming to you from Belfast. Unfortunately the pollen count has been high over the past couple of days so you know … hayfever 😐If you like knitting, crochet and all sorts of yarny stuff then this channel is for you.In this episode i talk about:.Finished objectsSnuggle Down … More The Creative Pixie Knitting and Crochet Podcast – Episode 10
Hi I’m Jean and I’m coming to you from sunny Belfast in Northern Ireland.In this episode I share: Works in progress: an update on the 2021 temperature blanket, I started a new cowl, following the Snuggle Down Cowl pattern by Jooles at Sew Sweet Violet I’m working on another Autumn the Bear Girl amigurumi doll, … More The Creative Pixie Knitting and Crochet Podcast: Episode 9 – The one with the cute amigurumi.
A quick and easy video tutorial, suitable for beginners, showing you how to crochet a bunny rabbit using a single square of crochet fabric and the best bit – it only took me an hour! This would be a great Easter gift or a present for someone who likes rabbits. Hey who wouldn’t want an … More How to crochet a bunny rabbit in 1 hour!
This week I created quite possibly the most wonderful crochet creation, a doll which my eldest daughter called June. I had seen the pattern for the doll whilst browsing on Etsy. The creator has lots of beautiful doll patterns so I asked Miss P which one she would like me to make for her. She … More June, the amigurumi doll
Ok I’ll admit it, I’m addicted to these characters from the Animal Friends of Pica Pau book. I decided to create a little bear for my 9 year old daughter. I found a bag of scrap Scheepjes Stonewashed from a granny square blanket I made last March. The plan was to follow the ‘Hans Grizzly … More Betty Bear
So it’s been a week since my last post and I have another make to share with you. I think I’ve become addicted to making amigurumi! They crochet up so quickly, it takes me about 3 days from start to finish. So this one is another design from the Pica Pau book I mentioned previously. … More Bonny Puffin
I decided to work on something a little different during this (3rd?) lockdown. I’ve dabbled in amigurumi in the past and I’ve seen some gorgeous, inspiring posts on Instagram featuring adorable amigurumi. I bought myself a couple of books and I’m aiming to crochet a few of these creatures.The first is from a book called … More Murray the Sea Otter
This week I thought I’d share with you some lovely yarny creations that I thought would be lovely to make this autumn. I could spend hours and hours on Pinterest (probably the same as a lot of you) and love to get inspiration from other peoples makes. Here is a selection of 10 that I’ve … More Make it Monday: Autumn yarn inspiration
Since I finished crocheting a dress for Elsie to wear to her dedication ceremony (see below) I’ve been wondering what to crochet next. I’ve been going though some magazines and looking online for some inspiration and have found a couple of funky things. This cushion and blanket is just so gorgeous , the colours really compliment each … More So many things to crochet…so little time