Exciting news! Cascade approved my request for yarn support for the "Life on the Farm" project! They will be shipping me 15 skeins of the super-soft Cascade 220 Superwash in fourteen awesome colorways! Jet (1913), Charcoal (900), Silver Grey (1946), White (871), Camel (1961), Dark Ginger (858), Butterscotch (853), Sandalwood (876), Pink Ice (836), Burnt Orange (823), Pumpkin (822), Gold Fusion (263), Frosted Almond (228), Smoke Blue… Continue reading Life on the Farm – Part 2
Between Homemade Christmas and the Crochet-a-long, I set this project last fall. But now I'm ready to get back into designing the "Life on the Farm" Collection for Madeline's Menagerie! Many of you will have already seen Penelope Pig, Beatrix Bunny, and Tammy Junior. (Felix the Cat is on his way!) I'm looking for input on what kinds… Continue reading Life on the Farm
Meet Beatrix Bunny, my homage to children’s author Beatrix Potter!
Tammy Junior is the princess of of Madeline's Menagerie of amigurumi animals. She's made of a luxuriously soft ketlle-dyed, single-ply, superwash merino
Meet Hester Hedgehog! The pattern for Hester is available on Etsy and Ravelry
The Giant Panda Project is complete! The Pattern for Mama Ming, the Giant Panda is available
Continuing work on Panda, I tried sewing eye patches onto a basic head, but didn't like the look. I came up with this color change pattern:
After mulitple froggings, I came up with this shape for the body, a modification of the basic egg shape...
Reddy Teddy is the third official member of Madeline's Menagerie! Reddy is a warm, adorable little teddy bear perfect for boys and girls of all ages! Pattern Available on Ravelry and Etsy Reddy Teddy at my LYS! I made Reddy from Cascade Venezia Worsted 158- Burgundy. It's a supersoft blend of mulberry silk and merino… Continue reading Reddy Teddy
And here is Eli Elephant, the second amigurumi to join Madeline's Menagerie! I designed Eli for my nephew Joey after he requested a baby for his favorite toy: his elephant, Elliot. Pattern available on Etsy and Ravelry