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Crochet: Market bag (slouchy)
This simple, lightweight, super-expansive market bag is a one-skein wonder! Specially designed to expand sideways rather than downwards, this bag won’t drag the ground even when full. Big enough to encompass a whole shelf of yarn, this bag folds down small enough to easily fit into a pocket.
Crochet: Tote, Market bag (slouchy)
This bag makes a light and durable tote for carrying projects, books, your morning finds from the farmers market, or your haul from a treasure hunt. The long color repeats of Noro Taiyo flare out from the center point in continuous rounds.
Knitting: Craft - Other
This pattern is for a small, knit needle book to hold yarn needles and pins. Additional materials needed are fabric to line the inside, thread to sew in the lining, a small piece of felt to make the pages, and optional sequins, a snap, buttons, and embroidery floss to embellish the book.
Poesie is a simple sundress with a crocheted, one-piece bodice and a gathered fabric skirt. In Austin, Texas, I find that it is too hot most of the year for my daughter to wear most crocheted garments. She needs something cool and poetically simple for the summer. The combination of soft cotton crocheted into an airy halter and a light, woven co...
Crochet: Animal Toy
Ah, the Snowy Owl – Bubo scandiacus. One of the most beautiful owls, they appear as magical creatures in stories both new and old. This pattern can be used in the recommended colorway to create your favorite Snowy Owl; or in other colors can be used to create any other of the Bubo genus of owls – Horned Owls and Eagle Owls. Or you can just decid...
Crochet: Afghan block
Snow Arches is a 12” crocheted blanket square designed for the January installment of the 2011 afghan square-along at The Knitting Nest in Austin, Texas. The inside portion is a 6” six-pointed snowflake. The outside is an arched round (reminiscent of Moorish arches) that becomes a square at the outer edge. It was inspired by the Snowflake Pothol...