My stitching month… July

CROCHETING FOR HOME When I saw the Medallion Table Mat by Linda Perman from her book Crochet Adorned I knew I had to make it! I chose this lovely colors from Drops Nepal that fits perfect to my home style. It was so fun and easy to make, and my white table stands up the different…

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Piki the hen

I love making all kinds of amigurumi animals, and Piki the hen with all her colors is so cheerful! · PIKI THE HEN · This sweet little hen is 4 inches tall and comes with her nest and little eggs. Do you have some scraps of yarn? you can make a whole collection of little…

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How to crochet through the back loop

CROCHET ABBREVIATION (BL) – WORKING IN THE BACK LOOP Where you put your crochet hook as you make your crochet stitches determinates the type of fabric you will make. Fabric made inserting your hook under only the back loops using a single crochet stitch is transformed into a special kind of texture stitch and creates a…

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Basic tools and materials for making amigurumis

These are the basic tools and materials you need to start making amigurumis: 1-YARN: There are many kind of yarns too choose from wool to cotton and acrylic, and no one is best for making amigurumis, the choice is yours. About the thickness of yarn I always recommend worsted weight yarn. It is thick enough…

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Fun and Easy Amigurumi

FUN AND EASY AMIGURUMI – crochet patterns to create your own dolls and toys by Gemma Cubells, Elizabeth Carr, Karin Godinez, Vanja Grundmann, Viktorija Dineikiené, Teerapon Chan-Iam, Rachel Hoe. (Neenom Publishing) A  collection of easy crochet patterns for: little owls, bunnies, toys, dolls, bears, monkeys, cats and puppies. Most dolls and animals are quick and easy…

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How it all begins…

Hi! My name is Gemma and I run Tremendu. Since I was little I was involved with crafts like crocheting, knitting, cross stitching and sewing. I love to make all kind of crafts with yarn and threads, and even now in my thirties , when I get into a yarn store I feel like a…

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