My Japan Trip: Part 5: Shinjuku and Nakano

  If yesterday was a search for retro gaming and gashapon, today was most definitely a hunt for Blythe dolls and craft shops. I got on the Yamanote Line train up to Shinjuku around 9:30am – it was a Sunday so I thankfully avoided the horrific rush hour traffic we … Continue reading

Kaleidoscope Granny Squares

Hi everyone, Today I finished and listed the PDF for my newest blanket – Kaleidoscope Granny Squares! It’s a fun and happy blanket, made in the granny square style. I used a mixture of Stylecraft Special DK, Robin Double Knit and Hayfield Bonus DK for this blanket, and I like … Continue reading

Free Pattern Friday: Tuxedo Sam by AmiguruMEI

This week, to continue with the Japanese theme, I’d like to feature this adorable Tuxedo Sam amigurumi pattern by the fab AmeiguruMEI! I LOVE Tuxedo Sam. I am even thinking about completing my kawaii themed half sleeve tattoo with a little Sam of my own (yes, I really do love … Continue reading