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Peach Baby Bonnet & Dress

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July 8 2011
August 14 2011
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Peach Baby Bonnet & Dress
Open Crescent Christening Gown Set by Kay Meadors
3-6 mo.
Hooks & yarn
1.65 mm
Pisgah Yarn & Dyeing Co. America's Best Country Cotton Crochet Thread Size 10
2.5 balls = 875.0 yards (800.1 meters)

Trying my hand at making a Christening outfit. Thought they were cute. I have 2 skeins of 350yds of this thread and it is no longer made so I’ll be making the short dress. If I don’t have enough I’ll probably leave the sleeves off. I actually found a skein of lt peach and did the last pattern of the dress and the last pattern of the sleeves in it. You really can barely tell it is lighter. I skipped the 1st eyelet row and changed the 2nd eyelet row to trc to accommodate 1/4” ribbon. The pattern calls for 1/8” Changed the ribbon color to brown sets off the peach well. Turned out adorable now I need a recipient.

8/20/11 Gifted to Molly, childrens librarian who is having a baby girl in 12 weeks. Will post pictures when baby arrives.

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July 8 2011
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by Pisgah Yarn & Dyeing Co.
Thread, size 10
100% Cotton
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  • Originally queued: July 12, 2011
  • Project created: July 14, 2011
  • Finished: July 14, 2011
  • Updated: September 9, 2012