Entries by Irene

Crocheted heart [Pattern]

Love is in the air! This little bunny is in love! Would you like to learn how to crochet his heart yourself? Just get your favorite yarn and your crochet hook and crochet some hearts. You can make one for your mom, your friends, your granny or just make one for yourself! Abbreviations ch = […]

Croky – Crocodile cookies

In my collection cookie cutters I found these crocodile cutters. I had totally forgotten about it (there are too many cookie cutters in that box..) I think I bought this cutter at koet-it, a really nice cookie cutter shop from Holland! The cutter itself is already cute, so the cookie doesn’t need much decoration to become […]


Mike the Monkey

Let me introduce you to Mike and his friends. Mike was created on a sailing trip in Denmark last summer. It’s so lovely to crochet, sitting outside close to the water, that could only bring something beautiful. I got a lot of nice comments on Mike, so I wrote him out in to a pattern. […]

Ollie the Elephant – crochet pattern

Ollie is a small amigurumi that I made after I visited the zoo in Rotterdam (Olifant is the Dutch word for Elephant). Please read on to see how you can make your own! I used acrylic yarn, Stylecraft Special DK, and a 3mm crochet hook. But you can just use any of your favorite yarn. […]

Cupcakes without Milk, butter and eggs

Do you also have friend or family with a certain food allergy? I always found it difficult to bake something that they could eat just tasted really good, so everybody would enjoy it. Until now :) I found this recipe in a cupcake book by Martha Stewart. These chocolate cupcakes are without butter, milk or […]

New old sewing machine

Last week I visited the ‘Stoffenspektakel’ in Rijswijk (Holland). A big fair with a lot of all kinds of fabrics. We where mostly looking for fabrics because I recently fell in love with quilting! The idea to make a quilt came about mainly because I have received a ‘new’ sewing machine. I did have a […]

Easy Easter birds nest cupcakes

Looking for easy peasy cute Easter cupcakes? Here you’ll find a howto of birds nest cupcakes with chocolate eggs. These will fit perfectly on your Ester table and did I say that they are easy to make? ;) Howto for birds nest cupcakes What do you need? Cupcakes, chocolate butter cream, green colored butter cream […]

Cakepops with colored sugar

Cakepops, those cute cakeballs on a stick. I really like them, and they are so easy to make! These cakepops are decorated with colored sugar, click hier to learn how to make that. Ingredients 500 gr. cake 150 gr. buttercream about 300 gr. white candymelts or white chocolat colored sugar popsicle sticks Cake pops basis […]