Showing posts from September, 2016

Cute Crochet Hair Bow

Hello once again my wee internet family! I thought I would bring you a rather simple pattern today. It is that easy it could be worked up with your eyes tightly shut. No kidding! It's a cute hair bow that can be whipped up in a matter of minutes.

I'm so in love with how these little cuties turned out. The colour choices are endless. Choose colours according to the seasons, your mood, or as a matching accessory to an outfit.
Anyhoo, the bows I made were on the bigger side. I made a chain of 30 using a 5mm crochet hook and worsted weight yarn.
I then made a slip stitch into the very first chain I made creating a loop.
Ch 2 and double crochet into the next stitch. Double crochet to the end of the row. Do not join with a slip stitch at the end of the round. You will be working in continuous rounds.
Make a double crochet into the next stitch and continue all the way around in double crochet.
Keep going in this pattern until you have a total of 5-6 rounds. To make the bow wider just…

Crochet Alien Crop Top

Image crazy crop top addiction is still going strong! I just can't seem to knock them on the head. I've had a week off work (due holidays) and instead of chilling out and enjoying the art of doing absolutely nothing, I literally spent every moment of it with a hook and yarn. I have so many ideas on future patterns and I'm sure you will all love them. Autumn and winter will definitely not be a let down for any of you!

Anyways, the pattern I have for you all today is not one of my newest. A few years ago I had a little online shop and sold many handmade items from crop tops to beanies. One of my biggest sellers were the alien crop tops. So many people down through the years asked me how I made them but I was too greedy to share with anyone! To be honest, I was also a bit on the lazy side to actually sit down and write a pattern. I was never into writing patterns back then, but now there's no stopping me.

For this crop top I used worsted weight yarn and a 5 mm crochet …