USS Enterprise NCC 1701

Cam’s Bedroom: The final frontier These are the voyages of the Starship, Enterprise Its 5 year mission To boast geekdom To act as contraceptive, for new life and new companionship To boldly go where no man has gone before So if it isn’t obvious to you at this point, I’m a Geek. I’m a fan of Magic the Gathering, Star Trek … well let’s just say I like good Syfi … Continue reading USS Enterprise NCC 1701

Birthday Squirrel

Between my friends and family February through July is birthday season. You’ve seen a scarf and Yoda so far; but today I’m going to talk about the amigurumi squirrel that I made for Ryan. I selected  Boris the Red Squirrel  from Edward’s Menagerie (pgs 94-95) to make for Ryan. I bought Premium Chinchilla and Premium Gingerbread yarn from Jo-Ann’s. Pages 14 and 15 of  Edward’s Menagerie give sizing instructions for … Continue reading Birthday Squirrel

Crocheting for four months: looking back

Brian and I began crocheting in January. I don’t recall the exact date, but  I would wager it was about halfway through the month. This probably means I’m a week or so away from having been crocheting for a third of the year. In this time I’ve made a number of scarves, mittens, hearts, cat crowns, an amigurumi Yoda, a dish cloth, and completed a few … Continue reading Crocheting for four months: looking back

The continuing adventures of Crochet Puppy

On Tuesday I showed you the adorable amigurumi puppy I made for my sister-in-law’s baby shower.  What you don’t know is the adventures he had on the way to his new home. About a week after I finished it, my daughter was playing with it all the time and “training” puppy to be a good boy for his new home.  We were constantly reminding her … Continue reading The continuing adventures of Crochet Puppy

My First Amigurumi: Baby Shower Puppy

Last week I posted the article about the Easter Bunny Surprise! I made for my little one, but that wasn’t the first little animal I had made.  My sister-In-Law, who lives in Tucson, is expecting a baby in April.  She had her baby shower last month and I decided it was a perfect time to make a gift for her.  Grandmas on both sides of … Continue reading My First Amigurumi: Baby Shower Puppy