My new love…. WREATHS!

I started making wreaths about 6 months ago and I’m in love!  I can’t get enough.  Every time I go to a craft store… you know, to get just ONE thing, I end up coming home with multiple LARGE bags of beautiful silk flowers.  I love them all; from simple daisies and sunflowers to big […]

2016 Temperature Blanket

It’s a new year…time for a new project!  This year I’ll be joining several crocheters making a 2016 Temperature Blanket.  If you are a crafter and haven’t heard of this you’ll want to keep reading.  Seriously, this is a fun and easy project that will keep your crafty fingers happy every day of the year! […]

And the winner is…

A big thanks to all the kids who entered the Shanonigans Toy Design contest! What a treat it was to see all the creative drawings and artwork that came in.  You all have some very talented kiddos out there!  So talented I had a VERY tough decision to make. Who would win?! I wanted the […]

Design Contest!

Recently we made it to over 1,000 ‘likes’ on facebook, woo-hoo!  Time to celebrate!  How about a contest?! Know a creative, imaginative kid who would like to receive their very own crocheted creature they designed? All you have to do is send in a high quality photo or scanned image of your child’s drawing, painting, […]

FBF Doll Pattern and Request

Yay! The Feel Better Friends crochet doll pattern is now available! For those of you who don’t know, Feel Better Friends are handmade dolls stuffed with love and well wishes. The idea started as a gift for a little girl battling cancer.  Due to chemo she had lost her hair and often times wore a […]

Monte the Colorful Monkey Pattern

Yay! Another Shanonigans original crochet pattern has been released! Monte the Colorful Monkey pattern is now available in my ravelry store. AND for 24 hours only it is available at half price!  No coupon code needed. Just make your purchase before noon (CDT) on Thursday, June 18, 2014 and you will receive this pattern at […]

Question and Answers

I’ve had a lot of questions about my latest Feel Better Friends project so I thought I’d dedicate a post just for questions and answers. Q. What is it all about? A. Feel Better Friends are handmade dolls stuffed with love and well wishes. I came up with the idea when I saw a picture […]

Daisy Dolligans Giveaway! …UPDATE!

Introducing Daisy Dolligans! Daisy loves April showers and picking May flowers… daisies are her favorite of course.  😉 I’m excited to announce that this beautiful Spring doll is up for grabs as a free giveaway this week. Starting Monday May 12, 2014 through Sunday May 18th, 2014 you can enter daily to win.  All you […]

SALE!

If you’ve been oohing over this colorful little monkey just waiting for the perfect time to order your very own, wait no longer! Now through Saturday April 26th order this colorful rainbow monkey and receive 10% off!  Plus you can even customize it with your own colors! Regular price $50 Now just $45.  To order […]