Craft, Crochet, Food, Patterns

A bright sunny day and summer is approaching a perfect day for making some juicy crochet strawberries!

No play food set can be complete without some yummy strawberries! I chose to make three different sizes and they came together in no time at all. I know these will be a big hit as they are one of the recipients favourite fruits.  I have a few more ideas of some play food items… Continue reading A bright sunny day and summer is approaching a perfect day for making some juicy crochet strawberries!

Animals, Crochet, Food, Kids, Patterns

Cracking up a crochet goldfish 

I know a little one who absolutely adores goldfish crackers - I am an big fan of them too and had the idea to make a crochet goldfish cracker, but rather than just a stuffed toy I decided to make a goldfish cracker that would hold smaller goldfish crackers, perfect for a little one to… Continue reading Cracking up a crochet goldfish 

Craft, Crochet, Food, Patterns

Moving on from breakfast food play items to something a bit more adventurous 

I was looking in the supermarket the other day for some inspiration for some more play food ideas, even though I already have more than enough, but I just can't help looking for more! Something caught my eye in the sandwich counter and I just knew I had to do it - sushi! I wasn't too… Continue reading Moving on from breakfast food play items to something a bit more adventurous 

Craft, Crochet, Food, Kids, Patterns

A couple of cheeky tomatoes to go in the mix! 

I have now completed crochet play food eggs, sausages and mushrooms. Now I have added some tomatoes to the group! I have done them in two sizes a small and a large another ensigns bit of a mix in sizes as I didn't want them all the same! I need to have a bit of… Continue reading A couple of cheeky tomatoes to go in the mix! 

Craft, Crochet, Food, Patterns

Cute as a button…button mushroom that is!

After completing my eggs and sausages I have started on another food item to go with them - button mushrooms! Can't have a fry up without some mushrooms with it, also mushrooms seem to sneak into most meals I make so thought they would be perfect for a child's play food.  Both the pattern and… Continue reading Cute as a button…button mushroom that is!

Craft, Crochet, Food, Patterns

5 fat sausages sizzling in a pan, luckily none of these will go pop or bang!

I am on a cooking theme with my crochet at he moment to get all the food items I am wanting made.  Now finished to join the eggs are two links of sausages, one with two sausages and one with three sausages. I decided to do them as links to make them a bit different… Continue reading 5 fat sausages sizzling in a pan, luckily none of these will go pop or bang!

Craft, Crochet, Food, Patterns

Tap, crack, splat and sizzle….

A friend of mine has two little ones who are needing some more play food for their play kitchen, so decided I would crochet some up for them as a gift for Easter to go with their chocolate eggs, they will last a lot longer than the chocolate which will be gone in minutes! I… Continue reading Tap, crack, splat and sizzle….