Friday, June 28, 2013

Yoshi & Bowser

So I'm thinking about making yoshi and bowser dolls for my brother for christmas, so I looked for some good ones online and found these amazing ones!
these pics are not mine! I have to finish other projects first!

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

max the mutt

 This little guy is the perfect snuggler for any child.  He loves hugs from his quirky owner (me).  He is the perfect compainion for any couch potato.


Note: all stockinette 


Thick yarn

Size 10 needles

Tapestry needle

Black yarn for embroidery 

Gauge:5sts 1 in; 6rws 1in

Body/head: cast on 20 sts

Rw1-24:  knit

Rw25: knit 4 inc 1

Rw25-37: knit

Rw38: knit 4 dec 1- 20sts

Rw39: knit 3 dec 1- 15sts

Rw40: knit 2 dec 1-10sts

Rw41-47: knit (this creates muzzle)

Cut leaving a long tail, thread through tapestry needle pull through sts on needle.  Sew up dog gather sts on rw 24.  Emborder face.    stuff

Legs: make 4 cast on 10 sts

Rw1-1 : knit

Cast off leaving a long tail sew up stuff and sew to body.
Ears: make 2 cast on 5 sts

Rw1-4: knit

Rw5: dec 1 st- 4sts

Rw6-10: knit

Rw11: dec 1 st- 3sts

Rw12-16: knit

Rw17: dec 1 st- 2sts cast off sew to head

Tail: cast on 2 sts

Rw1-9: knit

Sunday, June 2, 2013

kitty cat

 This fuzzy kitten is sure to please any cat lover.  Cute as she is, she can get mischeivess, as all cats do.  Here's how to make this cutie:








  • Bernat softie chunky in natural
  • embordery floss in black&pink
  • tapestry needle
  • brush
  • size 8 needles


Body/Head: cast on 10 sts
Rw 1-16: knit
Rw 17: knit 1 inc 1- 15 sts
Rw18-26: knit)
Rw 27: knit 1 dec 1- 10 sts
Rw 28: dec-5sts  cast off brush, sew up and stuff, gather sts on rw 15 ( this forms the neck) emborder face.

Ears: make 2 cast on 3 sts
Rw 1: knit
Rw 2: dec 1 st: 2 sts
Rw 3: knit
Rw 4: dec 1 st: 1 st cast off sew to head

Tail: cast on 2 sts
Rw 1- 30: knit cast off sew to body

Legs: make 2 cast on 5 sts
Rw 1-10: knit cast off sew to body

Arms: make 2 cast 5 sts
Rw 1-5: knit cast off sew to body

tada you made a kitten!  :3