Free #Crochet Pattern: Get Whale Soon Tissue Box Cover Crochet is many things. It is beautiful, it is therapeutic, it is creative. And sometimes it is very very silly. Ahem. Introducing the Get Whale Soon Tissue Box Cover! Giant Super Chunky Knit Blanket pattern by Theresa Boyce If you are looking for a big super chunky blanket, you just found it! I would rate this pattern to be on the easy scale. Skills needed: Knit, Purl, crochet chain contiguous [the series 7] seelie pattern : seelie by me yarn : recycled cotton (white) needles : us 8 so here is what the sweater came out looking like. i got bored with the stockinette and buttonholes half way down and switched to just garter for the bottom of the sweater. buttons are from my stash. they are size 1 inch. Ribbed Hand Warmers If you're a careful reader of the Purl Bee, you may have noticed by now what a big fan I am of hand warmers. I love how practical they are (no holding dirty mittens between your teeth while you fish around for keys); I love how fast they are to make (you just can't say that about too many knitted things!); I love how flattering they are on everybody's hands; and, for all these reasons, I love how perfectly suitable they are as gifts (I'm remembering recent recipients: friend Claudia has a pair, so do aunt Bretta, cousin Katie, and sister-in-law Jen.). Ever since Joelle made the Log Cabin Baby Blanket for her new niece out of Anzula's Squishy, I have been really anxious to give it a try. Joelle is a tough customer when it comes to yarn, so her rave reviews of this one set my expectations high. I was not disappointed!
Cookie, the Amigurumi Girl Free Pattern I’m super excited to tell you that the pattern for Cookie, the amigurumi girl, the little cutie you all loved so much, is now ready for download :D And, as I had promised in my last post, the pattern is FREE for all you lovely, amigurumi lovers! Cookie is 8.5 inches tall and very, very mischievous. So should you decide to make one for yourself, be warned—she can be quite a handful. So, without further ado, here’s the link to the pdf. If there’s one thing that gets me more excited than designing my own amigurumis is seeing what other crafters make with my patterns.
Shalom Cardigan pattern by Meghan McFarlane This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download Shalom is a simple knitted cardigan with a striking appearance. This triple-yoked sweater is seamlessly knit, top down, with a single button closure. The cap sleeves bow out slightly from the body to create a more dramatic shape. If you need help interpreting the pattern, choosing yarn, or making modifications please stop by: Shalom Tips 1 Shalom Tips 2 Shalom Tips 3 The Shalom Cardigan pattern is currently available in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Polish and German.
Natural Soap Making Ingredients This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Thank you for supporting Lovely Greens Learn how to make Natural Soap This is the first article in a four-part series on natural soap making. We begin the process of natural soap making by learning about the ingredients you’ll use. low-cost bamboo housing in vietnam by H&P architects apr 08, 2013 low cost bamboo housing in vietnam by H&P architects vietnamese low cost housing by H&P architectssix member family developed by vietnamese H&P architects, the low-cost housing project is situated in a flood-stricken region that receives extreme temperatures year-round. meeting the basic residential needs of a residential dwelling, the building will be assembled using minimal components and bamboo module units. secured using anchors, ties and solid connections, the structure will be strong enough to float in floods. built with local materials such as bamboo, leaves and recycled oil containers, the concept combines traditional architectural characteristics to distinguish the exterior fabric. costing just under 2000USD per unit, the plan allows for mass-production, and the ability for villagers to build themselves. eight member family perspective
Carina's Craftblog: Tutorial: crochet granny triangle So! Here we go with the granny triangle tutorial. Did you master the magic circle yet? Star Wars Costumes and Trick-or-Treat Bags Start the countdown to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which opens in theaters on December 18th, with authentic Halloween costumes from Disney Store and DIY trick-or-treat bags. What you’ll need: Felt, scissors, our printable templates, and of course, The Force. Rey Costume & BB-8 Trick-or-Treat Bag There’s a new droid in the galaxy, and his name is BB-8. Pair with the Rey Costume from Disney Store for an epic Halloween adventure. Kylo Ren Costume & First Order Symbol Trick-or-Treat Bag