Tools

Uh-Oh.. Crojo? Tips for getting your crochet mojo back!!

   Dun dun dunnnnnn.. uh oh... have you lost your crojo? 😒 CROJO (CROchet + moJO) is a term crocheters use for the magical little power that keeps your hands and hooks twitching with creativity. Sometimes we loose it, we don't know where it goes.. but here are some tips I've used to get that… Continue reading Uh-Oh.. Crojo? Tips for getting your crochet mojo back!!

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Patterns & Tutorials

A turtle named Teddy… free amigurumi crochet pattern

This is Teddy, he is a turtle!  Teddy wasn't meant to be a turtle, he was meant to be a ... bear!!  That is why he is now named Teddy.  You see, I was wanting to make one of the dolls i crocheted a little stuffed teddy bear.  It was late at night, and I… Continue reading A turtle named Teddy… free amigurumi crochet pattern

Patterns & Tutorials

Invisible Decrease Tutorial… for crochet amigurumi

Once i found out how to do an invisible decrease, i haven't been able to go back to doing a decrease any other way πŸ™‚ so i wanted to share my tutorial with you all on how to do this marvellous handy stitch! An invisible decrease creates a smoother finish, and a stitch that looks… Continue reading Invisible Decrease Tutorial… for crochet amigurumi

Amigurumi Toys

Lupo the Lamb & Kira the Kangaroo… my new love affair with Lalylala Crochet Dolls

I have fallen in love... they are called Laylala Dolls, from Lalylala Land.. and they are adorable!! Patterns designed and created by the amazingly talented Lydia Tresselt from Lalylala (find her etsy store here). I started by making Kira the Kangaroo, my first doll, and instantly i fell in love. Β The pattern is well written,… Continue reading Lupo the Lamb & Kira the Kangaroo… my new love affair with Lalylala Crochet Dolls

Sweep

A little “woof” in sheep’s clothing.. Sweep’s crochet dog jumper

If you follow me on Instagram (@littlecosythings) you would have met my little fur baby, Sweep! He is such a beautiful little boy, so gentle and affectionate. And has the most wonderful temperament. I love him so much.    Sweep is 2 years old and his breed is called Havanese (a pure breed, originally from… Continue reading A little “woof” in sheep’s clothing.. Sweep’s crochet dog jumper

My Story

i want to be a mum.. my infertility and IVF story…

It will all be ok in the end... If it's not okay, it's not the end What do you want to be when you grow up?  I wanted to be a mum!! Not a teacher, or a vet, or a zoo keeper... i wanted to be a mum. I always had painful periods, i would… Continue reading i want to be a mum.. my infertility and IVF story…

Blankets & Afghans

An African Flower Crochet Blanket… Part ONE

New project!! Whilst waiting to place a new yarn order to finish the Basket Weave Stitchblanket, I sorted through my yarn stash to start something new! A while ago, I made a few African Flower animals by Heidi Bears which are so much fun to make!  I even entered the dragon into the Royal Melbourne Show crochet competition… Continue reading An African Flower Crochet Blanket… Part ONE