Posts Tagged ‘patterns’

Craftster Crush: Angry Angel

This month, our Craftster Crush is Angry Angel! She’s a long time member who is known, not only for her gorgeous amigurumi, but also her willingness to share her patterns! She is one of our top pattern contributors and definitely a HUGE crush. Here are some random crafty facts about Angry Angel! Angry Angel is [...]

September 26, 2012 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! R2D2 Baby Quilt by dellastella How to cheat [...]

As Seen on TV: The Tiniest GIR

It’s everyone’s favorite robot-dressed-as-a-dog, GIR! At just 24 by 36 stitches, I think this may be the tiniest GIR in the world. Wanderingpanda was nice enough to include a chart so you can make your own tiny GIR. The particular project is cross-stitch but you can use the chart to create GIR lots of different [...]

Knitting Sci-Fi Style

If you haven’t seen the new movie based on Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, I highly recommend it! Even if you haven’t read the book! I guess we all knew it wouldn’t be too long before people would succumb to the urge to create their own versions of the characters from the scene where they [...]

Free Vintage Embroidery Patterns & Designs Galore

I was just looking at the recent projects on the Craftster Forum and was reminded of this website called needlecrafter.com which has high-res PDF versions of tons of old embroidery patterns. When you go to the site, click on Library and then Designs. Then you can print the design, trace it onto fabric with an [...]

Extreme Crochet

For crocheters looking to take it to the next level … or for people who love miniature things like I do … I just stumbled these miniature crochet patterns for tiny dollhouse sized dolls. So damn cute, it literally hurts! Bust out the tatting thread and extra fine crochet hooks!