I finished building Captain Phasma and I think she looks amazing. The chrome is so shiny I had trouble taking a good picture without getting tons of weird reflections. It looks fantastic in person, though. Sure it is built from a kit, but I consider it the same as making a scarf from a crochet... Continue Reading →
Captain Phasma has legs now! I was going to block off the background so you couldn't see my messy desk but actually I'm happy to show off my mess. There's multiple kinds of crafts represented, and multiple nerdy genres. It might be a mess but it's my weird mess and I love it.
Well this is a big departure from what I have been doing lately. I have been having some pain during crochet time lately and it turns out I have a case of "crochet elbow". That's like tennis elbow except it comes from spending too much time swearing at yarn instead of swearing at tennis balls... Continue Reading →
I finished my porg today! Isn't it the most horrible, adorable thing you've ever seen? I love it! The pattern was purchased from MsPremiseConclusion on Etsy.
I finished the porg's feet, so all the individual porg bits are done. I pinned the face and sewed on the upper lip and chin. Sewing is one of the least fun parts of amigurumi but with a little determination I'll be finished this guy tomorrow. The cats sure think porgs might make a delicious... Continue Reading →
I finished the body the other day. Now it's stuffed and I have made all the small parts except the feet. Hopefully I can finish those tomorrow and then it's just a matter of sewing everything together to finish my porg.
Ever wonder what the inside of a porg looks like? Actually I guess that is technically the outside, or will be once I get a few more rows done and turn the whole thing inside out to start stuffing.
It doesn't look too different from yesterday but I did get at least another couple rows done tonight!