Book jacket of Amigurumi Style Crochet by Cara Medus

Amigurumi Style Crochet, my very first book, is out now in the UK*, yay!

“A crafter’s delight”

Publisher’s Weekly

Make Betty and her extensive wardrobe of vintage-style clothes and accessories. Bert, her super-cute cat is coming along too, but be warned, he doesn’t put up with any of Betty’s flouncy nonsense!
*Coming soon elsewhere, I promise!


Chameleon cardi

Wow! Just look at this – super cool! This is my Chameleon Cardi from the Scheepjes Yarn 10 bookazine, and yes, you guessed it, it’s the colour issue. I particularly love the way the yellow version turned out, with thanks to my pattern tester, Lucy Croft. The yarn is Scheepjes Secret Garden, which is a… Continue reading →

Portrait Cara Medus

Hi, I’m Cara. Crochet designer, technical editor and self-professed crochet geek! Currently technical adviser on Simply Crochet magazine in the UK, and designer/trainer for Scheepjes yarn. I live in Bristol, UK with my husband and sons.


Crochet Cloud

Poor little Cloud, he is much maligned, but fairly harmless really. He gets blamed for everything – know the feeling? Spend a little time with him and he may just become your friend 🙂.… Continue reading →

Crochet Sun

Free pattern for this cute little crochet sun. Add a hanging loop to make him into a decoration or add him to a string of bunting… Continue reading →