Messy Bun Madness

Well it’s the weekend and I’ve got some time to post! Woo Hoo! Well the “Messy Bun” craze has not faded out! I have to say that these are just AWESOME! I’m completely hooked on Making them and pictured below are my 2 Favorite ones to make!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Grey one is called the “Katniss” Messy Bun hat inspired by the cowl worn by Katniss in the Movie “Hunger Games”.  I just absolutely LOVE the texture of this Messy Bun Beanie.  The next is the Cable Messy Bun Hat – This is also one of my favorites to make. Love how Elegant this hat looks.

These patterns are from a friend I met in a Facebook Crochet Group “Diana B” – I was lucky enough to test her patterns! She also created a Crochet Group which I’m a part of where she shares her patterns FREELY.  The name of the Group is Crochet Messy  Bun
The group is growing fast with almost 10,000 Members!  All patterns on this group are FREE.  I’ve also with her permission made some Videos for her patterns.  I have made a total of 3 – adding the 2 in the photos below. – Never thought I’d be doing videos but there was so many asking questions about the “Katniss” Beanie that thought it would be a good idea.  Thank you Diana for allowing me to share your Beautiful Creations!

Well thanks for taking the time to visit – will be back with more shares and as always,
Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

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Happy New Year All!

I know it’s been way to long since I posted! I totally just have had to  put this on the back burner!

I also have to apologize for those looking for the 18″ Doll Mermaid Pattern and couldn’t get it to download your messages went straight to SPAM and I never was notified of your posts! I would of responded sooner had I known!  Now I think it’s been fixed! If not please let me know I was able to open it.

So wanted to share FIRST – what I had been working on towards the end of 2016! These Chunky Beanies and Slouchy Beanies – Got this great pattern from “Alexis Middleton” on YouTube.  She’s got a great “Cat Hat” video also which I’ll share those pics later too!  I’ve also been making the ever POPULAR “Messy Bun” or “Mom Bun” Beanies – that will be my next post!

I have already added these hats that are pictured to my Etsy shop which you’ll find in the right hand corner.

Thanks for stopping by and I plan to be blogging ALOT more this year as I’ve got LOTS to share with you all!
Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

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Peanuts Runaround Bag

Snoopy Body BagGood Morning Crafters!  So I finished my bag yesterday and wanted to share it before I head on out to work! I really LOVE how it turned out!  If you haven’t checked out the Craftsy site or their classes you can still get some really good classes at 50% off til tomorrow.  CLICK HERE!  Can’t wait to make the other 2 bags in this class!

I’m seriously loving the PEANUTS Fabric I got from Hobby Lobby! I think I see more zipper pouches in the making. All sizes of course! Who doesn’t LOVE Charlie Brown and the Gang!?

I’m working on putting more NEW Items in my Etsy shop this weekend!  I’ve been super busy sewing, crocheting and even got a little bit of Stampin in!  As always thanks for stopping by and until next time…

Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

Runaround Bag in the making

So as I mentioned in this mornings post about the Classes!  Here is the one I’m taking It’s called “Zip It Up” – I’m just a tad bit obsessed with bags at the moment. Besides my crocheting of course! I am loving this class!  This is the 1st Bag….I’ll show the finished bag soon!  Thanks for stopping by and as always….
Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

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CupcakeIf you haven’t tried a Craftsy On-Line Class you should and with 50% off it’s the perfect time! They are pretty Awesome whether you want to learn to Crochet, try Cake Decorating or even a Sewing a Class….Now’s the time to try it! The most Popular classes are 50% off until May 21st, 2016.  CLICK HERE to take you to the Website!

I have to say that when I started to want to learn how to do Amigurumi I took a class from Stacey Trock. It’s an Awesome class and what I like about them is that you have access for LIFE! You can ask questions and they’ll be answered!  The community is awesome too!  The BEST thing I LOVE about it??? You can watch whenever you want to!

As you’ve seen from some of my other posts I have started sewing – one of my classes that was in my Wish List is 50% off and YES I’m taking it! Can’t wait! I’ll show you the projects I make very soon!

As always thanks for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

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Cute Crocheted Chubby Kitty

Hey all!   So I kept seeing this cute little chunky kitty on a Facebook group I’m on and I just had to make one! I just love how it turned out! I couldn’t help but add a bow! I was so excited to make this that I didn’t realize that I grabbed a different color gray so my Kitty is Two-Toned! BUT that’s Ok I still LOVE how it turned out!  Now to get some more color combos! These are pretty addicting to make too!  If you are crocheter and are wanting to make this you can get the free pattern on Ravelry by clicking HERE!   Thanks for stopping by and as always….
Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz
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Let’s hear it for the Boys

Baby Boys that is! I am seriously “Hooked” on making these Baby Diaper Cover outfits!  With Baseball in “Full Swing” it’s perfect timing for those New Born babies!  I’ve already added them to my Etsy shop which you can click on the link on the right hand side!

I just LOVE the back of these outfits and what a great Photo Prop these would make!  If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask! I will be listing the “Ready to Ship” ones that I have available this week sometime!  Thanks for stopping by and as always……

Happy Craftin’
Yvonne Metz
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Bunny Diaper Cover and Tutu Set

Bunny Hat Diaper Cover Front Hi Crafters!  I know Easter has come and gone BUT I just had to share this cute little Outfit I made for a special little lady!

This is my 1st time making a Diaper Cover set and a Tutu! I am SUPER happy with how this came out!
I will for sure share the photos with that cute “Little Lady” in this outfit!  It fit her perfectly!

Below is the photo showing you the back of the outfit!  I honestly don’t know why I waited so long to make this Diaper Cover Outfit it was extremely easy to make and as I show you more in the next few days they are also extremely ADDICTING too!

This  pattern was shared freely from RepeatCrafterMe website!  Her patterns are super easy to follow and she’s got TONS of them!  As always, thanks for taking the time to stop by my blog and if you have any questions please feel frBunny Diaper Coveree to leave a comment!

Thanks for stopping by and Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

Where has this month gone?

Sponge Bob Mini Rag Quilt

Ok, so I need to get on board with Blogging A LOT more! I mean between school, work, sports and the flu???  UGH! I’m just barely feeling a little better!

Geez I truly had not meant to be MIA for this long!  BUT I do have LOTS to share and I’ll be sharing a little bit every day!

1st up is this SUPER cute “Mini” Rag Tag Quilt blanket and a Crinkle toy that I made with Sponge Bob Fabric!  Love how bright the fabric is!   I just need to wash it a few times to start the ragging process.   I had this fabric left over from making my daughter a Rag Quilt Purse.  I’ve got some more goodies up my sleeve!

Until my next share thanks for stopping, have questions please ask and as always….

Happy Craftin’
Yvonne Metz

 

Reversible Pet Bandanas

Pet BandanaPet Bandana 1Hey Crafters,
So here’s another quick and super easy project!

I’m getting ready to send this to my Daughter for her Dog and Cat. Had to use my 4 legged baby for a Model but looks like I’ll have to make her one too!  I think this turned out really cute and I LOVE the fact that it’s reversible.

My Model was actually being very patient. She really wanted her treat.
Below is another picture of the small one and the big one. I sure hope the small one fits the Cat. If not she can put it towards her back like a cape! LOL! I’m sure she will.

2016-03-05 14.02.28Their are endless fabric combinations for these! Easter, Fourth of July, Halloween, etc.. Oh yes MANY possibilities for sure!  I’m sure I’ll be adding a few of these to my Etsy shop also.

As always thanks for stopping by and if you have any questions please leave a comment!  I’ve got some more things to share and a really cute crochet project I’m working on too!

Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

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