Hello everybody! I hope everyone is staying safe and happy and healthy as spring is heating up. I have a few new patterns to celebrate #MerMay! Last year, I released my Merpeople pattern, which was so much fun! Especially since some of the merpeople had octopus body variations. Well, shortly after releasing the pattern I immediately wished I had included a seahorse, then later a … Continue reading Sea Creatures Sale! And new Merfolk Expansion & Seahorse Pattern
Hi everyone! I have the results for the Halloween Pattern Giveaway! There were over 2000 entries to the giveaway, so thank you to everyone that entered! The prize emails were sent just a bit ago, so if you’re one of the winners here, be sure to check for emails from Choly Knight or your spam folder 😀 Every winner received a free copy of my … Continue reading Giveaway Results and a Halloween Sale!
Hi everyone and happy Halloween! I’ve been celebrating all through September, but now we’re finally in October. So I thought it would be a great time to start a giveaway! It’s just a quick and simple giveaway. The winners are chosen at random, entry only requires an email address, and there are 5 chances to win! This giveaway features my first expansion pack pattern! I’ve … Continue reading Halloween Pattern Giveaway! CLOSED
Hello everyone! I’ve got a new pattern that I’ve recently added to my Etsy shop 😀 With it being May I just had to do something for Mermay! And doing a mermaid version of my human doll plush pattern was on my list for quite some time. So long, in fact, that I had a huge list of ideas I wanted to try. I did … Continue reading New Shop Pattern! Merpeople Plush Doll
Hi everyone! I’ve been enamored by all the online art challenges that go on through the year, like Inktober. And some of you might know that this month is Mermay! So it felt like a mermaid of some kind had to be in order ❤ This little cutie is similar to my Witch Kitty plush from last October, but it has a huge colorful tail … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday! Mer-kitty Plush
WEEK 12: Quilting & binding First off, congrats on making it this far! If you’ve been sewing along with me so far, that means you’ve made up an entire quilt top, and that’s no small feat! If you’ve still got some pep left in you, this week we’re finishing off the quilt with the layering, quilting, and finally binding. This is the final week of … Continue reading Mermaid Quilt Quilt-along! Final Week!
WEEK 11: Assembling the blocks Congratulations! If you’ve made it this far then you finished all that crazy applique 😀 Definitely the most daunting part of the quilt. This week we’re going to assemble all of the pieces to create the quilt top, so gather up all the pieces you cut in Week 1 as well as the blocks you created in Weeks 2-10. Then … Continue reading Mermaid Quilt Quilt-along! Week 11
WEEK 10: Mermaid applique block #5 Today is the last block! So pat yourself on the back if you’ve made it this far! That’s a lot of applique to get through ♥ It’s put together just like the first applique week: print the pattern, trace the outlines, fuse to the fabric, cut the shapes, fuse to the background fabric, and finally sew around the edges. … Continue reading Mermaid Quilt Quilt-along! Week 10
WEEK 9: Seahorse applique block This week we have the last sea creature to applique! We’re nearly done! Today is this adorable little seahorse 😀 It’s put together just like the first applique week: print the pattern, trace the outlines, fuse to the fabric, cut the shapes, fuse to the background fabric, and finally sew around the edges. When you’re done, it should look something … Continue reading Mermaid Quilt Quilt-along! Week 9
WEEK 8: Mermaid applique block #4 Today’s yet another mermaid! I loved drawing the extra details on this little girlie. Instead of the usual fish fin, I gave her a fin that’s more like a shark – and of course the braid is fun too 😀 It’s put together just like the first applique week: print the pattern, trace the outlines, fuse to the fabric, … Continue reading Mermaid Quilt Quilt-along! Week 8