The Little Reindeer Hat

IMG_7274-2With Christmas upon us, I wanted to make something for my boys to wear that was a little festive.  The other day, I was watching them play so nicely with each other, they were pretending to be Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman… and that gave me an idea!!  I decided to make them a reindeer hat (and a snowman hat too.  The snowman hat pattern will be posted soon) complete with red nose!  This is an easy double crochet hat that will fit a child between the age of 4-12.

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Small Flower Hair Pins

I had a wedding to go to and I have this amazing pair of green shoes with silver heels.  They are so pretty, I just had to wear them.  I was wearing a black dress and felt that I needed to incorporate more green into my look so I decided to make some wee green flowers to put in my hair.  This pattern is super quick and easy.  I crocheted 4 of them in about 5 minutes.  I did end up dying them the night before the wedding because I didn’t have any thread or yarn the same shade of green as my shoes.  So I whipped them up with white thread and painted them.
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