Do you have those friends that remind you of certain animals? Like you just know what their spirit animal is, even though they refuse to accept it? I have one friend who is just so small and cute and reminds me of Hamtaro the Hamster (and he constantly denies it). In honor of his birthday this past week, I made him a Hamtaro beanie. It’s warm and fuzzy and perfectly captures his cuteness 🙂 Continue reading
Totoro, the big lovable forest spirit featured in Miyazaki’s My Neighbor Totoro (if you haven’t seen it, I highly recommend it!!) is a classic and cute costume for any sort of anime or comic con. This tutorial teaches you how to make a cute Totoro beanie, complete with side flaps to keep your ears warm. One of the flaps even has a little zippered pocket to hold all your must-have items!
Penguins! Penguins on your head! This is an easy, hand-sewable project that can be adjusted to create other animal beanies as well. Continue reading