Toys

Knit Your Own Royal Wedding

The royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton is this month and a cute way to celebrate is to knit your own royal wedding dolls. I’m not sure yet if I’m going to attempt these, but the book is really well done and comes with a balcony backdrop so you can do your own...

Whoooo Stuffed Owl

I am trying to get in more sewing practice lately and I’ve found sewing toys a good way to practice some skills and since they are so small, I can finish them quickly. Recently, I’ve run across patterns written by Retro Mama that are really quick and the instructions are very clear and easy to...

Black Apple Dolls

I am trying to learn how to sew and my attempts have been less than perfect, but I keep trying. I saw these Black Apple dolls by Emily Martin on the Martha Stewart Show and fell in love with them so I got out my trusty Hello Kitty sewing machine again and gave it a whirl....