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Yenyen Baby Top

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July 4 2010
January 5 2010
Project info
Yenyen Baby Top
Baby-Doll Top by Mary Jane Hall
The Girls
8 yrs
Hooks & yarn
5.0 mm (H)
4.0 mm (G)
Bernat 100% Cotton Handicrafter (Supersoft)
1 skein = 710.0 yards (649.2 meters), 400 grams
Mod Red
AC Moore

I didn’t quite like my choice of yarn. The strands tends to separate, much like the DMC cross-stitch threads. This is especially true when using a larger hook. I switched to G hook on the bodice, and the results are more satisfying.
Instead of crocheting a separate bodice piece (and later have to sew to attach), I started crocheting upwards from the top edge of the bottom piece.

Note to self: Have not been a big fan of stitches that are more than a tr especially used on a big net lace style, and this hasn’t changed in this project. Love the idea of Mary Jane Hall’s side-to-side crochet, and will incorporate it by crocheting my own fan or scallop shells instead of the net-style.

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July 4 2010
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65 projects, in 143 queues
  • Originally queued: July 4, 2010
  • Project created: July 4, 2010
  • Finished: July 5, 2010
  • Updated: July 6, 2010
  • Progress updates: 2 updates