Category Archives: Baby

And they called him Frank.

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And they called him Frank.

My husband’s grandson, Henry, has reached the grand old age of one. We simply can not believe where the time has gone.

With Morris the monkey the 2nd successfully introduced to prolong the life of Morris the first I was keen to add to his collection.

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I knew that Kerry Lord, the designer of the amigurumi, had also turned her talents to birds. Read the rest of this entry

Welcome to the world, Henry

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Welcome to the world, Henry

At last the time has come. Baby Henry has been delivered into the world save and well.

Henry is my husband’s first grandchild.

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Henry is a longed for child, none more so than by his brilliant parents.

He is off course the recipient of my zoo of animals. Read the rest of this entry

Definitely the last

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Definitely the last

I’m done with amigurumi for a while but I’ve saved the best (and the most fiddly) til last.

This is Clyde. As named by my husband.

If anyone is in any doubt; he is an orangutan.

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And I love him. Read the rest of this entry

Larger ears?

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Larger ears?

Does this chap need larger ears? Both my husband and daughter are adamant that he does. (Excuse the over exposed photo taken whilst rushing out of the house)img_3164
This is Elijah. I’ve made him up in an Aran weight grey acrylic from  Hobbycraft.  Read the rest of this entry

Henry Hippo and Leo Lion

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Henry Hippo and Leo Lion

And then there were four!

Meet the gang. Elliot Elephant, Henry Hippo, Leo Lion and Ronnie Rhino.

They are an amicable bunch and like nothing more than hanging about on the sofa before they go off to their new home.

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Henry was another simple make. Those ears and nostrils just finish him off. Read the rest of this entry

Ronnie Rhino, Elliot Elephant

Ronnie Rhino, Elliot Elephant

Give a huge welcome to these two chaps.

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As you can see they are the best of friends.

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And love nothing more than sharing a story or two. Read the rest of this entry

Baby boy ripple

Baby boy ripple

A ripple ready for a baby boy.

Started early in the New Year, this has taken me about 5 weeks. And apart from one additional ball of the denim blue colour, was all made from my crochet cotton stash. A huge win, in my opinion, although my stash is still quite huge 😉

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I used the Attic 24 pattern. I could have worked one out myself but why bother when it is already written down for you. Read the rest of this entry