Shieldmaiden Crochet Doll

Shieldmaiden Crochet Doll

Crochet dolls are quick projects which are a lot of fun. But with all those princesses out there and what not, how about a tough girl doll? And since I am such a history buff and love fantasy, I thought, why not make a shieldmaiden? So with Lagertha and company as inspiration (History’s Vikings), I…

12 Free Crochet Backpack Patterns

12 Free Crochet Backpack Patterns

It’s back to school season in many places and in honour of this scholarly event, I’ve rounded up a dozen of my favourite crochet backpack patterns. Best part? They’re all free! And if you don’t even have kids, like me, stitch one up for yourself. Backpacks are always useful, just don’t stuff too many textbooks…

7 Free Crochet Bag Patterns

7 Free Crochet Bag Patterns

If you haven’t already noticed, I love crochet bags! They’re fun to make and don’t take as long as crocheting a blanket or a sweater. There are so many free patterns out there (including my own Summer Festival Bag or Mocha Sling Purse), so I whittled it down to 7 free crochet bag patterns. I…