Category Archives: crafts in general

New Patterns at Pimp Stitch…

I have two new patterns up at Pimp Stitch! Merry Christmas and Island Love. You should totally Check them out! All the girls have really cute stuff this week!

I know I haven’t released anything new in a couple of weeks, but fear not! I have been working! This big guy should be in the Winter Issue of Crochet Today!

commissioned piece by you.

I’m also thinking of doing another Monster. A friend suggested a Frankenstein monster. Fun for Halloween, no? I think it would be! I have never done a Halloween specific pattern collection.

I am also look toward Christmas. I haven’t released new Christmas stuff since my ornaments. I am thinking a collection of stocking stuffers would be fun! What do you think?


I have new patterns up at Pimp Stitch!

Embroidery lovers get excited! Christmas seems far off now, but it’s never too early to start your Christmas crafting, right? Both of my patterns this week are direct from Roxycraft crochet patterns!!

So for your Mr. Tubbs lovers there is Let it Snow. A cute little snowman with a couple trees to keep him company out in the cold.





And for you Big Blue and Yeti fans, there is Monsters! A scary cute stitchery to brighten up you day!

For those of you who are behind in buying my Pimp Stitch patterns, there is a new and cheap way to get all caught up! I am offering a Summer 2008 bundle that includes all the patterns I realeased in June and July. Six patterns for the price of five!! $15.00 for all 6…awesome deal and an easy way to snag all the patterns you’ve missed!

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Pattern Release!+Book Release!!!

Beauty hurts. This loveable beast with an under bite will brighten up your day with his sweet face.

This doll was made using Suncatcher Eyes.


Tiny Yarn Animals Hits Bookstores Today!

It’s been a loooong wait, but the wait is over. Head out to your local bookstores and see “Tiny Yarn Animals” sitting on the shelves! I am so excited to see it released finally and hope you are all excited too!

tiny yarn animals cover!

What an exciting day!!


And now for something completely different…

I’d like to do some pimping right now and not the stitching kind…my friend Lauren of Goody-Goody fame has a quickie craft tutorial every Friday and this week my other pal Missy of Crafty Carnival is her guest with a Spool Doll Making tutorial complete with step by step pictures! Awesome! You should totally check it out.


And if you make some you can join Missy’s Spool and Clothespin Doll Flickr Pool and share your creations with the world!


More tutorial from Lauren:


In Pimp Stitch News:

There’s 5 more kits to be had before they are all gone. Check out the Pimp Stitch Etsy Shop to grab one before they disappear!

New Patterns from Yours Truly on Pimp Stitch!

There is something for you fiber lovers called “For the Love of Ewe” featuring some really fun sheep patterns. You should check it out!


There is also “Ocean Wonders” featuring a Whale and a baby seal! Cute, right? I think so…