2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, crochet, designs

Gabriela

Craft: Crochet Pattern: Gabriela (Parapluie Improvised) Materials: 1 skein Knit Picks Galileo, 1 skein Knit Picks Gloss, 2 yds ribbon, 6 small glass beads This scarf was designed as a gift for my sister-in-law. It started with a skinny central scarf in a simple crossed stitch, using the Galileo yarn. I then crocheted some flowers… Continue reading Gabriela

2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, crochet, projects

Ripples in the Pond (or) Skipping Stones

Craft: Crochet Pattern: Improvised Yarn: Malabrigo Rios, Lion Brand Amazing, Knit Picks Swish Worsted, Paintbox Yarns Cotton Here's a modular vest that is crocheted in simple stitches (except for the I-cord closure, which is knitted). I named it "Ripples in the Pond (or) Skipping Stones" because the interplay of all the different colored yarns together reminds me of a… Continue reading Ripples in the Pond (or) Skipping Stones

2018 Crafts for a Rainy Day, crochet, designs, knit, projects

Constable Charlie

Here's a little knitted dickey/popover/vest/bib with a matching cap to top it off. This dickey started as an idea for a bib that would entirely cover the front of baby's upper body. After everything was said and done, it was too darn cute for me to bring myself to just use it as a bib! I like to pop… Continue reading Constable Charlie