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Sparkly Snowflake

What I'm Working On #4
This week I’m working on a Sally the Snowflake (Pattern by Freshstitches):   It’s a slightly challenging pattern (because of the shaping, you have to pay attention to what y… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/sparkly-snowflake/

Time for Decorations!

Off the Hook #1
It’s the day after Thanksgiving, time to break out the Christmas decorations, right??? The first five of my mini snowman army are now finished. Deep down, I want to crochet at … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/time-decorations/

Snowman Army

What I'm Working On #2
It’s the day before Thanksgiving… the perfect time to start making an army of miniature snowmen, right?   These guys will be one of two patterns I am releasing in December. … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/snowman-army/

What I'm Working On!

What I'm Working On #1
It is time for a change! Last week, I reached Work-in-Progress Wednesday and Finished Object Friday #100. These two series have been a staple on my blog pretty much from the get-g… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/what-im-working/

Stripe and Spin

Work in Progress Wednesday #100
It has been a while since I have made something for myself. I have made plenty of pattern samples and custom orders recently and craft fair stock, so I decided that it is high tim… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/stripe-and-spin/

The Reveal

Finished Object Friday #99
Time to reveal the two of the mystery projects I was working on Wednesday. As several of you have guessed over at the Ravelry group, I have indeed been working on a turkey! … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/reveal/

That Time of Year...

Work in Progress Wednesday #99
I’m working on some new designs this week. One involves this strange-looking piece:   And the other, which looks a little more mundane:   Given what time of year is… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/time-year/

Deja-vu?

Finished Object Friday #98
Wow… I’m quite proud of myself. I haven’t been the most prolific crocheter recently, but I managed to finish quite a few amigurumi this week. First off, a sweet little Grimm th… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/deja-vu/

Ankylosaurus Time

Work in Progress Wednesday #98
On the hook today is the very start of an Ankylosaurus for the Cute-eaous Era CAL.   This guy is going to be the star of the Bobble Stitch tutorial on Monday, so I am going … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/ankylosaurus-time/

Quoth the Dragons

Work in Progress Wednesday #96
Not quite sure what they are trying to quote, but they sort of look like a pair of quotation marks, don’t they? While prepping these two Lil Petrie the Dragons, I noticed a funny … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/quoth-dragons/

Parade of Elephants

Finished Object Friday #95
What’s cuter than a miniature parade of elephants???   Honestly, I’m not quite sure… This trio of Lil Zoe the Elephants are part of a custom order I am currently working … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/parade-elephants/

So Much for Summer...

Work in Progress Wednesday #95
And just when my summer vacation begins… it’s time for the fall semester to start! Thankfully, it will be a much lighter load this time around, so expect everything to proceed at … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/so-much-summer/

Cuttle Up

Finished Object Friday #94
I made up some more minis this week! Crocheting Mini Sherman the Sheep never gets old… here is a new duo!   And I finally got back to working my Ami-Along projects. Goodn… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/cuttleup/

Zoo Inspiration

Work in Progress Wednesday #94
Let’s mix things up a little bit this WIP Wednesday! Yesterday I had the opportunity to visit the zoo and managed to get some great photos of the animals. Not only was is good … http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/zoo-inspiration/

Make a Splash

Finished Object Friday #93 and Pattern Release
It’s time for another pattern release! And this one is ready to make a splash!   Meet Finley the Dolphin, the newest addition to Monster’s Toy Box line-up of patterns. Despi… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/make-splash/

Summer Break

Work in Progress Wednesday #93
It is almost Summer Vacation! Well, for me anyway… tomorrow is my last final for this semester, which means that I can finally get back to doing things other than study. I knew th… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/summer-break/

Independence Day

Finished Object Friday #92
Happy (early) Fourth of July for those in the United States! In celebration… how about a pattern release? (And even if you aren’t in the US… who doesn’t want a pattern release?… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/independence-day/

Grey Yucky Day

Work-in-Progress Wednesday #92
Confession time: I have crocheted about 0 hours this week. I have a big Anatomy and Physiology final exam tomorrow and studying has sucked up most of my free time. The good new… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/grey-yucky-day/

Hello, George!

Finished Object Friday #91
George is finished! And here he is:   That’s right, a Bald Eagle! When I saw that the first Friday of July was going to be the Fourth of July weekend, I could think of anyth… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/hello-george/

Summer School

Work In Progress Wednesday #91
Wow, has it been a busy few weeks for me. I am currently taking a couple of summer classes and homework and studying has been taking up a lot of my time. Only time will tell if ta… http://monsterstoybox.com/index.php/blog/summer-school/

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