Figgy Pudding Ornament: FREE Crochet Pattern

When I was a kid, around Christmas time I was always confused at what figgy pudding was. Honestly, I thought in We Wish You a Merry Christmas that they were saying Piggy Pudding, which I wondered what on earth that could be. Why would you want to have a dessert with pig in it? (Oh silly me, haha.) As I grew older, though I still have never eaten any figgy pudding, I do love the way that it looks! Who doesn’t love the sweet little holly berries and frosting on top?? Since I love the way it looks so much, I decided to make an ornament pattern of this iconic dessert. Presenting, my Figgy Pudding Ornament! This sweet little ornament is another one of the designs I created for my collaboration with Premier Yarns. It can be a great little crocheted treat to bring as a gift to…

31 Days of Candy Day 16: Finnish Fishie Free Crochet Pattern

We’re past the halfway marker for the 31 Days of Candy! Today is Day 16, and it’s all about my Nordic Fish crochet candy pattern. This candy is inspired by the strange fish themed gummy candy known as Swedish Fish. In my experience I’ve found that you either love them or hate them. I go back and forth a lot on whether I like them or not. Sometimes when I have them I’m totally addicted and will eat a ton. The there are other times where the idea of them does not sound good at all. I’ve never been able figure out why that is, but maybe it has to do with not being able to figure out what flavor they actually taste like. Are they cherry flavored, which I like, or are they something else? Have you ever been…