Penguin Hat

As soon as I found out I was due in late December, I knew I would need to make a winter/cold weather animal Sleepsack and hat for the baby. I had made a lamb for my older daughter who was born in April. I had it narrowed down to a polar bear or a penguin. … Continue reading Penguin Hat


Basic Sleepsack (bulky yarn)

Sleepsacks are both adorable and practical. There is no folding of blankets and no re-covering of escaped feet. My babies both wanted to have free arms which made traditional swaddling impractical. However, I could get them both to be content in their sleepsacks. They also make adorable photos and can easily be customized in both … Continue reading Basic Sleepsack (bulky yarn)

Bulky Yarn Hats in Sizes NB-Toddler (Double Crochet) – Free Pattern

Looking for a simple hat that works up extremely quickly?  Try this simple pattern using bulky weight yarn. Last spring I stumbled upon these two colors of Lion Brand Hometown USA, and I knew I had to have them!   My husband is a Wolverine and I'm a Jayhawk, so I just couldn't walk away. … Continue reading Bulky Yarn Hats in Sizes NB-Toddler (Double Crochet) – Free Pattern