Since its launch in 2009, the imaginative possibilities of Minecraft have ensured its worldwide success. Last year Microsoft bought Minecraft from its original creators for a staggering £1.5 billion and it has sold more than 50 million copies worldwide. Have fun recreating the pixelated world of Minecraft with these awesome ideas.
Start off with a simple Creeper – the pattern is free!
As fans of the woolly stuff, we adore these cuboid sheep.
Add a little keyring to this free pattern to turn it into the perfect party bag gift.
This fearsome little fella is coming to get you!
Crochet 100 simple granny squares for this amazing blanket project.
Every Minecraft player needs one of these in their arsenal.
Make the Minecraft fan in your life a mini Steve.
Keep toasty this winter in a Minecraft-themed hat.
Swashbuckle your way through with an awesome sword.
Somehow, those burning eyes are still cute!