09 Apr 2009
Tags: cake, cakes, childrens, cupcakes, fairy, flower, food, kids, Knit, knitted, knitting, party, pattern, play, rose, tea, toy
eHave been a busy bee recently putting together some knitting patterns I have been working on for a while. Problem I have is that its much more fun knitting than writing them up so they tend to hang around a while after the item has been finished before I get round to typing them! But they are now here.
Cupcake knitting pattern has been perfected (at least I think so!)and something completely different is a rose which I really love. Have never knitted any flowers before and was looking for a pattern but was unable to find a rose with petals, most of them seem to just be a bit of knitting swirled round on itself. So this has individual petals and looks a bit more real (at least as real as a knitted flower can look!)
Both are listed in my etsy store and will be added to the website when I get round to it – kids are now on Easter hols so who knows when that will be!
11 Jan 2009
Tags: amigurumi, cake, carrot, cornetto, craft, crochet, cupcake, fairy cake, food, fruit, ice cream, icecream, knitted food, knitting, play, play food, strawberry, toy, vegetable, wool, yarn
So yesterday morning I was looking through some blogs and getting really annoyed that I couldnt crochet. I recently got a little book of amigurumi patterns in a kniting magazine so I thought I would give it a go. And once you figure out that double crochet in English is single crochet in American and treble is double its surprisingly easy! So here are the pics of my first ever crochet projects, I just used what I know about knitting to figure out the patterns aftwer having a read through that.
I love that you dont have to sew them up at the end, that must be the best thing about it! So will prob have a go at some other stuff. Patterns will probably follow as soon as I have worked out how to write them!
26 Nov 2008
Tags: cakes, christmas, craft, food, knitted, knitting, pattern, play, pud, pudding, sandwich, toy, xmas
and so is the pudding hurrah!
Have listed a few knitting patterns on my etsy store recently and noticed a severe lack of xmas pud in the knitted cake department so thought I had better rectify the situation. Came up with this
which I am very pleased with. Not yet written the pattern out but will do so in the next few days.
Currently for sale on there is the pattern for the choc eclair and a play food sandwich kit (pic above).
18 Nov 2008
Tags: cake, craft, eclair, food, knitted, knitting, play food
This time a chocolate eclair and a slice of iced cake