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Crochet: Other Top
This mesh top looks great thrown over a cami. It is made, top-down, in the round, with raglan shoulders and shaped body. Made small, it will be tight and fitted. Made large, it will be slouchy, off-the-shoulder. After making a circle of loops, the number of loops is increased through rounds to the underarm. Then body is separated from arms and c...
Crochet: Shawl / Wrap
This shawl is similar to the Kelp Forest Shawlette but it is a half-circle, not a circle. Starting from the neck, the rows are made by crocheting the thin edge into the wide edge. The tricky part is turning at the end of each row. To do this, fold the yarn under at 45° and slip stitch across to the wide edge. The pattern includes detailed photos.
This spiral afghan is made in Tunisian crochet in knit style. It features a spiral with increasing band width, like a shell. Note that one ball of yarn had a different pattern of variegation and led to a bold look to one arc. This afghan works well as a sofa throw or sit-upon because it is thick and heavy.
Knitting: Ankle Sock, Booties
My Duck Feet are knit in the round with DP needles and cotton yarn. The socks have a simple heel and then spread out into three toes. The center toe is shaped at the tip with a couple of short rows. Then the top and bottom are grafted together. After knitting the shape, the toes are defined with applied I-cord.