Ruby Tote

Ruby Tote

I love to browse through The Big Book of Crochet Stitches by Jean Leinhauser and Rita Weiss for inspiration. I found a wonderful stitch on page 34 and decided to make a tote with it. I highly recommend you get this book if you love to crochet. Without further ado, here is the free pattern for the…

Shieldmaiden Crochet Doll – Clothing

Shieldmaiden Crochet Doll – Clothing

Sorry I’ve been really busy lately! I meant to post this a lot sooner, so without further ado, here are the patterns and directions for the shieldmaiden crochet doll’s clothing and accessories. Read the first part here. What you need scraps of wool in at least two different colors 3.5 mm crochet hook scrap piece…

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…