Patti

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Crochet: Anklet
I decided to make this today after hearing about the SCOTUS’ decision on DOMA and Prop 8. Today, rainbows are how I feel inside. <3
Crochet: Scarf
This scarf can be worked up in any weight yarn. The pattern suggests either fingering weight with a D hook or sport weight with a G hook.
Knitting: Electronics Cozy
A quick knit to keep the dust off your webcam! Knit in the round on dpns.
Knitting: Ankle Sock
Arelis is the perfect addition to you pattern library -- and your summer wardrobe! This pattern is a lovely showcase for a special skein, or for a partial skein you have remaining in your stash. Knit from the top down.
Knitting: Billed Hat
While watching season 3 of My Name is Earl, I noticed Billie was wearing a great hat in the episode where she hits Earl with her car. This is my attempt at recreating that hat. It’s a newsboy style cap with a shorter purled brim and 1x4 rib. It is a very quick project - even with all the do-overs, I had it done in one day.
Knitting: Slippers
Wonderfully warm slipper socks for children and adults! These slipper socks are knit to form a tube and lace up, so that they can fit a wide range of sizes. Very easy with minimal seaming.
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Construction: Top Down
Crochet: Applique / Embellishment
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Although it appears to be a complicated cabled sock, there are NO cables! This pattern is written top-down, with detailed instruction and charts.
Knitting: Shrug / Bolero
For instructions in French: here
Crochet: Animal Toy
This pattern is for a cute little lobster. He measures 6” long and is perfect for little hands. This pattern works up in a couple hours.
Crochet: Animal Toy
What could be more fun than your own Loch Ness monster? Measuring about 9” from head to tail, Nessie is made of Peace Fleece wool/mohair blend. This pattern works up in a couple hours and is good for advanced-beginner crocheters.
Crochet: Doll
This pattern is for a crocheted Santa doll. It stands about 7” tall and is perfect for little hands. It works up in a couple hours and is a very simple project.
Crochet: Animal Toy
This pattern is for a cute little crab. He measures 4” across his shell and is perfect for little hands. This pattern works up in a couple hours.
Crochet: Toy Food
This pattern is for crocheted Hawaiian fruit. It includes instructions to make a mango, pineapple, papaya, coconut, and banana. The fruits measure 4-7” each. This pattern is a bit more complex than my original fruits and veggies patterns as it involves working through the back loops for multiple rounds and textured stitches.
Crochet: Tote, Cup / Mug, Cozy - Other
Water’s important no matter the weather. This water bottle holder keeps your H2O close by and your hands free. It’s a quick hook and uses just a ball of cotton yarn. You can sport this over one shoulder or make the strap a little longer and wear it across your chest.
Crochet: Sleeveless Top
Such a cute breezy tank top for your little girl! This crocheted tank features buttons at the top of the back and is open below that to keep her back nice and cool. You choose whether to use a crocheted chain or ribbon to form straps that tie at the shoulders to make this very adjustable and there is also a sweet bow on the front center.
Crochet: Animal Toy
These cute little bunnies can be made with any worsted weight wool - you could even use a lighter or heavier weight yarn and use the appropriate hook for that yarn to make smaller or larger bunnies.
Crochet: Softies - Other
Want to bring your snowman indoors, but he melts every darn time? This little guy promises not to melt. :D
Crochet: Booties
This pattern is for infant sized felted moccassins- it’s easy and works up in under an hour!
Crochet: Doll
This pattern is for a crocheted witch doll. It stands about 6” tall and is perfect for little hands. It works up in an hour and is a very simple project.
Crochet: Soakers
This pattern is for crocheted, pull-on diaper soaker sacks. These sacks make nighttime changing easier while your baby is a newborn. Instead of needing to pull a soaker down or deal with fastening wraps, you simply lift the sack up from the bottom, change baby’s diaper, then pull it back down over baby’s legs – keeping baby warm and the bed dry...
Knitting: Soakers
This pattern is for knit, pull-on diaper soaker sacks. These sacks make nighttime changing easier while your baby is a newborn.
Crochet: Toys and Hobbies - Other
This pattern is for a crocheted child-size market bag. It is a great companion pattern for the veggies and fruit sets or would make a great tote for your child’s favorite things. It is also a quick project. Make it more fun by using Kool-Aid to dye the wool!
Crochet: Toy Food
This pattern is for crocheted fruit. It includes instructions to make an apple, plum, watermelon slice, orange, and strawberry. The fruits measure 3-4” each. These are all very simple to make and only take about a half an hour each!
Knitting: Soakers
This pattern is for knitted, pull-on diaper soakers. The sizes range from preemie to x-large and there are also directions for customizing the fit to your baby. It is knit in the round with heavy worsted weight wool yarn and features ribbing in the legs and waistband and a drawstring waist.
Crochet: Toy Food
This pattern is for crocheted veggies. It includes instructions to make a tomato, zucchini, yellow squash, carrot, and eggplant. The veggies measure 3-4” each. These are all very simple to make and only take about a half an hour each!
Crochet: Cloche Hat
This pattern is for a crocheted lacey cap. In Latin, Delores means “Sorrow.” It was also the name of my grandmother - a breast cancer survivor.
Crochet: Toy Food, Toys and Hobbies - Other
This pattern is for a crocheted tea set. It includes instructions to make a teapot with lid, sugar bowl with lid, creamer, saucers, cups, and spoons.
Crochet: Booties
This pattern is for newborn sized socks - it’s easy and works up in an hour or two!
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This pattern is for a knit hat that has breast cancer awareness ribbons done in eyelet rounds. There are a few pink stripes done in purl stitch and a crocheted edge along the bottom.
Crochet: Soakers
The pattern gives directions for adding a skirt to your soaker to make it a cute skooter skort for your little girl. There are instructions for sizes preemie through x-large in both the lacey skooter skort and the pleated skooter skort.
Crochet: Needle Holder
This pattern is for a crocheted knitting needle roll for circular and double pointed needles. It is made with cotton crochet thread and has directions for optional flower motifs. It can hold up to 6 circular needles and 6 sets of double pointed needles.
Crochet: Afghan block
This pattern is much like a granny square, only it starts out with a 5-open-petaled flower and then the granny square is started from behind the flower so that the petals are free and more distinguishable then if the granny square were started in the petals. There is also a small ruffle on the next to last round.
Crochet: Tote
This pattern is for a felted drawstring wool bag that works up in a jiffy using two strands of yarn and a large hook.
Crochet: Soakers
This pattern is for crocheted, pull-on diaper soakers. The sizes range from preemie to x-large and there are also directions for customizing the fit to your baby. It is crocheted in the round with worsted weight 100% wool yarn and features ribbing in the legs and waistband and a drawstring waist. There are also instructions for finishing the so...
Crochet: Poncho
The pattern includes instructions for a completely customizable poncho. You can make this poncho for your baby girl, your grandma, or yourself! It is a great pattern for beginners - very simple and works up in a jiffy.
Crochet: Shorts, Pants, Soakers
This pattern is for crocheted, pull-on soaker shorts and pants. The sizes range from preemie to x-large and there are also directions for customizing the fit to your baby. It is crocheted in the round with worsted weight, 100% wool yarn and features ribbing in the legs and waistband and a drawstring waist. There are also instructions for finish...