Friday, October 31, 2014

Prayer Blanket

This is a knitted prayer blanket made from leftover yarn. The colors are different shades of blue, gray, and burgundy.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Baby Leaf Hat

Just finished knitting this baby hat. The pattern is from Leisure Arts Knit Lace & Leaves for Baby. I used Simply Soft yarn. The size is for 3-6 months.

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Little Big Foot

This is Little Big Foot Bunny and Little Big Foot Monkey. I got the patterns here

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Tunisian Dish Cloth

This is a tunisian crochet dish cloth. I like dishcloths made with the tunisian hook because they are thicker than just crocheted or knitted cloths.

Friday, May 23, 2014

Leaf Pattern Baby Hat & Sweater

This is a knitted baby hat and sweater. The pattern is from the Leisure Arts book "knit lace & leaves for baby." I used the leaf pattern set in newborn size.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Sparkly Roses

Sparkly crocheted roses crocheted with Lion Brand Bonbons from the Lion Brand pattern on their website.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Monday, May 19, 2014

Plarn Tote Bag

This is a tote bag crocheted with Rouse's bags. The yellow stripes were bags from Dollar General  (I think).

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Broomstick Lace Hat

I made this broomstick lace hat to go with the scarf I made last year.

Friday, April 25, 2014

A Wish in the Starlight Doily

The name of the doily is "A Wish in the Starlight." I did it as part of a crochet-a-long on Ravelry. It is done in size 10 lt. peach crochet thread.

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Satin doll dresses

These are dresses I made to fit an American Girl Doll or other 18" doll. They are made from satin leftover from dance revue costumes. The dark pink one is trimmed with lace and has a little cameo button. The light pink one is trimmed with ribbon with tiny little flowers. Both have velcro on the back to make getting it on and off easier.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Goldilocks Costume

This is a costume for a tap dance. They dance to "Goldilocks: Who's Been Sitting in My Chair." They wear it with a black leotard. Skirt, round collar, and bow for either the back or the side of the head.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Bare Necessities Costume

This is a costume for a tap dance. They dance to "Bare Necessities" by Harry Connick Jr. It is worn with a black leotard. The ears get attached to a plastic headband.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Little Mermaid Costume

This is the costume for a ballet dance. They dance to "Part of Your World" from The Little Mermaid. It is worn over a black leotard. A purple skirt with green sequin braid on the waistband, flowers on the neckline of the leotard, and a flower headband.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Peter Rabbit costume

Tap dance costume. They dance to "Peter Rabbit." White satin gathered skirt and vest trimmed with pink spotlight sequin braid worn over a black leotard. The bunny ears came from Dollar Tree.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Pirate Costume

This is a pirate costume for the 2014 dance revue. It is a ballet dance to "Yo Ho It's a Pirate's Life For Me." It is to be worn with a black leotard. It consists of a black and white striped satin skirt with red sequin braid on the waistband, a red triangular kerchief trimmed in red sequin braid to be worn around the neck, and a red sash trimmed with red sequin braid tied around the head.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Aladdin Costume

Another dance revue costume. This is turquoise blue genie pants worn over a black leotard. Lime green fringe for the neckline of the leotard. Green stretch sequin braid headband with a turquoise blue plume. There are lime green sequins on the top band of the fringe, on the waistband of the pants and on the ankle bands.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Thumbelina costume

This is a costume for the dance revue. They are dancing to "Thumbelina" This is worn over a black leotard. A petal skirt, a petal collar, and a petal hat.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Scrappy Stripey Hats

A couple of Scrappy Stripey Earflap hats. I got the pattern here
These are the child size hats. They are quick and easy to make. She even has a chart with how many yards each you need for each round.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Hello Kitty Hat and Puppy Hat

I did 2 more hats. I got the pattern for the puppy hat here:
For the Hello Kitty hat I used the pattern for the penguin hat here:
I made up the ears myself and for the face I used:
I did the bow for Hello Kitty just a little bigger that the Penguin Hat bow.

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Chain Scarf

This is a crocheted chain scarf. It is 16 individual chains each of which are about 10 feet long.

Friday, January 10, 2014

Brimmed Hats

Crocheted brimmed hats. I used Vanna's Choice and Impeccable Yarn. The pattern came from here
I added the band and the buttons to the front.