Author: Valérie Prieur-Côté

Koala Keychain

Koala Keychain

If you are following me on Instagram you might have seen my Oliver the Koala amigurumi , the pattern for the cutie will be on the blog on February 18th , but until then to make the wait easier I’m sharing with you today a […]

Sloth Keychain

Sloth Keychain

I love animals, anything with an animal on it will make me happy. One of my many favourites animals are sloth, they are simply adorable. I have an amigurumi sloth pattern coming soon to the blog, but I wanted to make another sloth project because […]

Lucky Pig Basket

Lucky Pig Basket

Before 2010, I have to admit that the Chinese New Year or Lunar Year was only a fun fact or small talk for me. I knew my sign and knew it was usually around my birthday but that was pretty much all. What happened in […]

Astra Headband

Astra Headband

I was browsing for inspiration to have my crojo (crochet mojo) back and when I was looking at Daisy Farm Crafts stitches library to try something new and saw the even moss stitch I fell in love. I had to make something with this beautiful, […]

Penguin C2C Advent Calendar

Penguin C2C Advent Calendar

  Merry Christmas in July!! It’s that time of the year again when we need to start thinking about all our holidays projects, because let’s be honest, being a crafter need time and preparation. Last Christmas, my daughter just turned 1 and was completely in […]

Christmas Holly Appliqué

Christmas Holly Appliqué

Merry Christmas in July! I thought I would give you a little treat before my big Christmas project, so here it is a simple and cute holly applique that you could use to add a Christmas vibe to any project you have, hat, stockings, blanket, […]

Easy Little Cactus

Easy Little Cactus

This pattern is a really special one this week, it’s not special in his execution or complexity , not at all, it’s special because it actually is the first project that I design myself a few years ago. If I designed it so long ago, […]

Mamie Aline’s Blanket or my Month of Granny Squares

Mamie Aline’s Blanket or my Month of Granny Squares

My grandma Aline, Mamie as I call her (we’re french speaking as you know) , recently had to be placed in a nursing home because of her Alzheimer’s disease. My mother go see her almost every single day and she brings her some stuff from […]

Crochet Pattern for a Human Heart

Crochet Pattern for a Human Heart

It was my sister-in-law birthday sooner this month and of course a handmade gift was a must. What to crochet for a fan of anything anatomy, medical, zombie and creepy? A human heart of course! I searched on Pinterest and Ravelry for a pattern as […]

Crochet Book Review : Lalylala’s Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies

Crochet Book Review : Lalylala’s Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies

A couple of months ago was my birthday and my sister-in-law gave me a lot of crochet related items, including this beautiful book, Lalylala’s Beetles Bugs and Butterflies: A Crochet Story of Tiny Creatures and Big Dreams. Lydia Tresselt, the person behind Lalylala, made a […]