DIY Crochet Elf on a Shelf Pattern from The Dapper Toad. The free pattern is on Ravelry (free signup, no spam). If you know me you know how I feel about Elf on a Shelf - the Chucky Doll of Christmas characters. BUT this funny post may have changed my mind! *Don’t be a hater until you see the entire post :)
truebluemeandyou: I had to reblog the “Chucky Doll” of Christmas that you find on tons of crafts blogs during the holidays doing cutesy “bad things” like hiding in the candy dish or behind ornaments. The Elf on the Shelf is destined to give small children everywhere nightmares! Tagged #tumblrgiftguide!
truebluemeandyou: DIY Vicious Koala Attack Costume. Going through my Halloween posts for my new blog halloweencrafts and this is my absolute favorite.
DIY Vicious Koala Attack Costume. Tutorial (and another example shown - a dog biting your behind) by Eric J. Wilhelm, founder of Instructables here. Great idea for so many stuffed animals - I mean how many Barneys are at thrift stores right now (and I always wash in hot hot water, any stuff animal I buy used)?
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May the Fourth Be With You! Plush Mini Ewok Pattern. So simple. Tutoiral and PDF pattern download from Wild Olive here. *Could easily be made in cheap felt.
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DIY Make a Mini Twin Plush Doll. I remember my Grandmother sewing mini versions of my clothing for my dolls. Did you know you could buy blank dolls at Hobby Lobby? I didn’t. Tutorial at A Beautiful Mess here. *See also DIY Stuffed Doll from Child’s Drawing here.