Tag: amigurumi

Teddy Bears in the house

Seriously, How adorable are these Teddy Bears???!!! After making the 1st one I had enough yarn over to make the 2nd one! Not bad for 1 ball of Caron Sprinkle Cake! Which is a brand new line of yarn. Love this in Birthday Cake color and it’s self striping so you don’t know what color will be next. So in LOVE with how they came out.  I’ll for sure be adding these to my Etsy shop also! Thanks again to Sarah from Repeat Crafter Me for a GREAT Project!

If you are in the San Clemente area I’ll be adding them there too!  Of course went into work at Michaels last night and picked up some more. I got a new color too! I’ll show you that one a little later! Now to get ready for my Sons Baseball Tournament in San Clemente this weekend! I’m for sure packing my yarn! Let’s see what I get done!  Have a great weekend and until next time…..

Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.

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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Baby Bear Lovey

Well as I mentioned before I added a new item to my Lovey Collection!  I had a customer ask for this sweet bear!  It was my first time making one and I have to say I’m pretty happy with her!  What do you think of the New Sleepy Bear Lovey?  I’ve got a few more coming out soon!

I may just have to try out some different color combinations too!  Any suggestions? I’m thinking I need to add a baby boy bear too! HMMM…..maybe with a baseball cap? Well as always thanks for stopping by!
Happy Craftin’
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

sleepy bearSleepy Bear 1

 

It’s I Love YARN Day and here’s what I’ve been Hookin’

Happy I LOVE Yarn Day to all the “Knitta’s & Crocheters” out there – Or do I dare say “Hooka’s”??!!!  LOL!  So this was in the making – I absolutely LOVE making Crocheted Loveys! They are just so fast and quick to make up and just ADORABLE!  This is my latest! Stay tuned for more to come!

Knight and Princess So I posted on Facebook yesterday about the Princess waiting for her night! The photo was super cute as he wasn’t done yet!  Well I finished him last night!

I LOVE how he turned out! He’ll also be available in my Etsy shop very soon along with more options.  I’m having a blast making these up. Need more Princesses, Knights….hmmm how about a Prince? A little competition huh? LOL!

 

Knoble Knight LoveyI’ll post a few other projects that I am working on tomorrow.

So for now thanks for stopping by and as always,

Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.

Crocheted Dodger Girl

I’m baaackk…..Told you I’d be back sharing my latest creation!

Dodger Girl 1I was inspired to make my Doll by many Doll Makers but I have to say the 1st doll that inspired me was from a gal named Aniqua Wilkerson from “My Kinda Thing” on Facebook then I saw another doll from Dee Dee from “Off D’Hook Creations” also on Facebook they both were such an inspiration to me as I hadn’t done Amigurumi in years and seeing their creations got that creativity flowing and I pulled out a Bunny I had sitting around for awhile which you can see HERE!

Anyway seeing their Beautiful Dolls inspires this one!  I have to say I’m “Extremely Proud” of myself! I’ve been waiting to bring this girl to life for some time now! Before I introduce you I’ve got to say this – Besides the Shoes (The Crochet Crowd) & the Flower in her hair – I made her up as I went along!

Dodger Girl

Dodger Girl Back

I am so Happy for you to Meet Yvette Monique -As you can see she’s a Baseball Girl! As you can also see she’s a Huge Dodger Fan and Loves #22 Kershaw! Her brother is a Pitcher and also Loves #22! She’s super pumped and ready for her next game! She stands at approx. 19 inches tall! She plays softball herself and if you ask her she’s got a great arm and runs like the wind! LOL!  Speaking of running like the wind I need to get running to get my son for his next Track Meet soon!  As always thanks for stopping by and who know maybe you’ll get to meet her brother and some of her friends and YES they are ALL Dodger Fans!!  Feel free to share this post!

Happy Crafting,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, Ca.

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More Crocheted Little Mermaids

2nd Mermaid - 1So as promised here is the 2nd Mermaid Doll I made!  I really  like how she turned out too!  She’s absolutely perfect!

These are very addicting to make I do have to admit!

This is paid pattern which you can get HERE – It’s super detailed and has awesome pictures to follow.

A lot of hard work went into this pattern. It takes so much time to make sure written patterns come out right!   Below is a side view picture!

 

 

2nd Mermaid
Here is a side view – Don’t you just love the “Star Fish” in her HAIR?????  It’s a great touch!

Well until next time thanks for stopping by!

Happy Crafting,

Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.

 

 

Crocheted Mermaid Dolls

Mermaid 4I’m back and ready to share my first Mermaid Doll I LOVE how she turned out!
For this one I used the following Pattern from Ravelry but I changed her Tail and I used this Pattern for that.  Oh and I added a belly button, not sure if you an see it that good! But I just had to try!
I also made up her Bra Top.  If you’d like to know how I did it please don’t hesitate to ask me!  IT was super easy!  These will be going into my Etsy Shop very soon.  I’ve got one more to show you which I’ll post tomorrow morning.  It is another great pattern and a super cute Mermaid!  So come back and check it out!  Thanks for stopping  by and as always….

Happy Crafting,
Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.

 

Princess Lovey

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Princess 2Happy Monday All!

Hope you had a great start to a new week! So I am going to share this new Princess Lovey I finished on Saturday!  I have to say these are pretty addicting!  I honestly Love Loveys!!!  Hope you like.

These will be for sale also –  if you are looking for something particular just let me know!  I’ve got some ideas for other ones!

Need to get back to my Mermaid set order!  Thanks for stopping by and as always….

Happy Craftin’,
Yvonne Metz

May the Force be with you

PLoveyHappy Saturday Crafters!  Comic Con is going on in San Diego and I finished this Princess Lovey yesterday! How fun is she???  I love making Lovey’s and Princess Leia is my first in a new Princess line of Lovey’s that I’m making.  Well need to run a few errands before I get back to craftin!

As always thanks for stopping by and…
Happy Craftin’
Yvonne Metz

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Thunder and Lightening……

PerfGrammy n Marcusect Crafting weather!  Well Ok, everyday is perfect crafting weather who am I kidding!  We for sure need the rain but as always it won’t be enough!

Well I am finally finished with the last project I shared! I mean it’s not like I was busy with my Son’s 11th Birthday over the weekend or anything!

His actual Birthday was yesterday!  I have no idea where the time goes but I just wish sometimes it would slow down!

This is my Mom and him as we got back from the Movies. We saw Max and we really enjoyed it!

Charlie BrownAnyway, I couldn’t give more sneak peeks of my project as you’d of guessed right away! So without further ado – my latest Amigurumi project!

Yep Charlie Brown! I love PEANUTS & the Gang so when I saw this kit I just had to get it! Link is below if you are interested!

The kit comes with all the materials to make 3 projects – Charlie Brown, Snoopy and Woodstock. But the book has all the instructions to make 9 more characters!

LOVE this kit! Plus I also was able to get the Disney Classic Kit and I’ve got the Star Wars one next on my list PLUS a few of the other ones!  Well I’ve got another project that I’ve got to start and I almost did before I finished this one BUT I was good and finished up Charlie Brown first!  Thanks for stopping by and if you have any questions please feel free to leave me a comment or email me directly!

Happy Craftin!
Yvonne Metz
Vista, CA.