Pattern of the week

Pattern of the Week: tiny little bird!

I thought I'd end the month with one final little spring pattern: a cute little bird amigurumi!  The original pattern is the Mini Cockatiel Amigurumi, which is what I'd originally started to make, but then Bear (the recipient of said tiny little bird) decided that it needed to be grey, and it needed to have… Continue reading Pattern of the Week: tiny little bird!

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What I’m working on: a pseudo-meditation pillow!

I call this a "pseudo" yoga pillow because a proper meditation pillow (also called a yoga pillow) should be filled with buckwheat, and (aside from not having several pounds of buckwheat just sitting around) the stitches are a fairly loose and made with a very chunky yarn (which I bought before I thought of this),… Continue reading What I’m working on: a pseudo-meditation pillow!

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PSA: the best star stitch tutorial out there, which is not mine.

Hey Friends! I love the star stitch. It's easier than it looks (once you get the hang of what-goes-where). I also DEFINITELY can't explain it better than the tutorial I learned it from, so consider this a bonus tutorial that I had nothing to do with 🙂 The World's Best, Most Clear, Star Stitch Tutorial.… Continue reading PSA: the best star stitch tutorial out there, which is not mine.