This week’s crafts

Here are a few little crafts that I was working on this week…

happy hippo

I picked up a crochet pattern book from Michael’s for $5 that has a fun collection of stuffed animals. This was the first one I chose to make. He’s so cute! I need to go buy some “safety eyes”, these little tiny black beads that are used for all the animals faces, and he will be complete! He measures about 6 inches, perfect for little hands. Enzo met him and smiled, so I think that means he likes him (could have also been gas?).

Dollface

This was the same doll that I helped the girls make in this post. I have decided to make some using crochet as hair and shoes, however I had started and not finished so many projects over the last couple weeks (still working on a crocheted cowboy hat, super determined to make it work), that I went the easy route and just used felt for the hair so she could be finished. I am too much of an “instant gratification” personality for things to take too long from start to finish. I walk away from a lot of projects half finished because of this. I am working on not doing that. It’s not easy! If you like this doll, you can make her too by getting the pattern from here.

They are great friends!

Happy crafting!

xoxo

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