Thursday, February 28, 2013

Ice Cream Cuddle Sack with Ice Cream Hat

I saw a picture of an ice cream cocoon sack I really liked and thought I could make one like it without a pattern. Here are my results. I am very happy with it.

Monday, February 25, 2013

Yellow Be A Friend Shawl

Here is the shawl I finished crocheting tonight for my 85 year old aunt in Iowa. The pattern can be found on the Red Heart web site. I used a J hook and Red Heart Super Saver yarn in bright yellow.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Creamsicle Easter Outfit

Here is another little Easter dress, hat and booty set. I use Lions Brand Pound of Love in the creamsicle color. Now I am going to take a short break from crocheting baby items and crochet a shawl for my very dear 85 year old aunt. I will post a picture when done.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Blue & Green Granny Square Baby Blanket

I finished this baby blanket today. I am working on another Easter dress tonight.

Monday, February 18, 2013

Lavender Baby Dress Outfit

Here is another little baby outfit for Easter.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Yellow Easter Dress Outfit

Here is another little dress for a baby girl for Easter.

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Easter Dress to go with Pink Turban

I crocheted this little pink dress and booties last night while baby-sitting. Used same yarn as the pink turban I had made a few days ago.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

New Born Baby Turban Hat

Lions Brand Pound Of Love Yarn
G Hook

Round 1: Ch 4, slip st together, ch 2, (Do not count ch2 as a stitch) 16 dc in center of ring, slip stitch to 1st dc. (16 dc)

Round 2: Ch 2, 2 dc in same st, 2 dc in each dc around, sl st to 1st dc. (32 dc)

Round 3: Ch 2, dc in same st, *2 dc in next st, dc in next st,* repeat from * around. Sl st in 1st dc. (48 dc)

Round 4: Ch 2, dc in back loop of same dc, dc in back loop of each st around, sl st in both loops of 1st dc. (48 sts)

Round 5 – 10: Repeat round 4.

Round 11: Ch 1, sc in same st, sc around, sl st  to join and finish off. Weave in any ends.

Take 2 strands of yarn about 36 inches each and using your yarn needle wrap yarn from top of first round of ridge (round 4) and under the edge of hat and pull tight. Wind it about 7 or 8 times to make your knot on the turban. Secure yarn and weave in ends.

Bubbles wearing her turban hat

Here is a picture of my baby doll Bubbles wearing her new turban hat. I wasn't really happy with the first hat I made and thought I could make a better fitting on so I came up with this one. After making another one I will post my pattern here.

Monday, February 11, 2013

I crocheted this little turban baby hat today. The pattern can be found here:

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Two More Diaper Sets

Here are my newest diaper sets.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Diaper Sets for Easter Babies

This week I am crocheting diaper sets for babies for this Easter. They will be donated to God's Tiny Angels. Here are the first two.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Donated 55 items today

We donated a total 55 hats and baby blankets to Help 4 Kids today.

Yellow Preemie Blanket

Here is another preemie baby blanket. I made this one doing a granny square and used an F hook to make the holes smaller.

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Blue and White Granny Square Baby Blanket

I finished this baby blanket this afternoon. Now on to another project.

Friday, February 1, 2013

Mint Green Preemie Baby Blanket

Here is another little preemie baby blanket. I used the twin stitch pattern.