The Crafty Cats



Upcycled Bath Decor

Eight months ago, my husband and I moved into our first house. I, of course, had huge aspirations of changing the decor and making it my own.  Aspirations that cost time and money, which haven’t garnered much enthusiasm from the… Continue Reading →

Crochet Pineapple Pincushion

A quick and easy DIY pincushion that will keep your pins in one place, and make you hungry for summer and tropical locations.

Donut go without a coaster!

Woodlands Part II: DIY felt creatures

Have you noticed woodland creatures are totally in style right now?  Forget the elephants, people.  We’re talking owls, foxes, hedgehogs!  Because who doesn’t love seeing a raccoon sorting through their garbage and bear prints in their snowy back yard? Regardless… Continue Reading →

The Woodlands: DIY Felt Characters

Add the outdoors to your nursery with a bunting or mobile! Get the free hand drawn template for felt woodlands: trees, mushrooms, acorns and leaves.

Fore! Yoda and Mickey Golf Club Covers

Last year for Christmas, I made my dad 5 different team color golf club covers. And since he’s retired and lives a life of leisure, he literally uses them all the time. So, guess what, dad? You’re getting golf club… Continue Reading →

Crochet Herringbone Infinity Scarf

I enjoyed the herringbone bootcuffs so much, I decided to make a scarf to go with them. I’m pretty happy with the infinity scarf that has resulted! Loops and Threads Charisma yarn is soft and cozy, which will make this… Continue Reading →

Shake, Rattle, and Roll: Ice cream cone baby rattles

Ice cream cone baby rattle: A quick, simple crochet pattern that allows you to use small amounts of yarn you already have on hand.

Hatty Cadabby

This is an incredibly easy, very quick hat to make in pretty much any size. And when I say quick, I mean quick. I went from concept to finish in just 3 episodes of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on Netflix. This hat… Continue Reading →

The Patriotic Potholder

It’s the 4th of July, and your apple pie has just come out of the oven. Whether you’re transporting the pie to a BBQ or hosting the BBQ, you’re probably going to want a patriotic potholder for the perfect finishing… Continue Reading →

Owl Obsession

I recently made this super-cute owl blanket as a gift for a friend’s impending baby. Since it’s not a freebie, here are my thoughts so you can decide on whether or not it’s a Pattern Worth Paying For. Pattern name:… Continue Reading →

I Scream, You Scream…

When planning Holli’s bridal shower, I knew I wanted to use a lot of bunting when decorating. And since the shower was going to center around ice cream, I wanted to find ice cream cone bunting. Then I remembered I… Continue Reading →

March Madness (and we do mean madness)

I hope you’ve weighed your decisions carefully and have filled out a solid bracket that will give you bragging rights for the next year. Or you’ve thrown darts/chosen the best mascot/prettiest colors and you still have a decent chance of… Continue Reading →

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Ah, spring. Such a tease. But it will eventually arrive, and with Easter just around the corner, what better time to stitch up a cute little Easter chick hat? This hat is made with front and back post double crochets… Continue Reading →

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