Showing posts from September, 2012

Lace Masquerade Mask

Here is a pretty mask pattern.  Plenty of time left to have it ready for Halloween!

Designed By:Craft Disasters and other Atrocities  

Skill Level:  Advanced

Yarn: Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Cotton (Sz 10 – Black)

Hook: 1.5mm

Additional supplies:
about 12” of 20 gauge wire
pair of needle nose pliers
wire cutters
Needle and matching thread
1” wide ribbon (approximately 1yard) OR Decorative stick-handle OR 12-16" Matching Elastic
Small swatch of matching fabric, ribbon, or swatch of crochet made with your yarn.

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The Convertable Hat

What a cool idea!  I definitely have to try one of these.

Designed By: AprilDraven
Skill Level:  Easy
H/8-5.00MM hook
12 sc= 4 inches
100% Acrylic yarn 
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Raffinement Poncho

I love love this poncho, and I usually don't like ponchos! "With thick wool and yet feminine!" Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS POLARIS from Garnstudio Color no 04, medium gray: 1000-1200-1300-1400-1500-1600 g

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 12 mm/US O - or size needed to get 6 tr = width 10 cm / 4'' (1 repetition of A.1 measures approx. 8 cm / 3 1/8'' in width, 1 repetition of A.2 measures approx. 10 cm / 4'' in width).

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Cowl á la Mode

"You'll want one in every color for your own wardrobe or for gifts for your friends and family."

Designed By: Lorna Miser

Skill Level:  Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® Boutique Changes®: 2 balls 9101 Cream.  Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8].
Yarn needle.

Size:  Cowl measures 12” [30 cm] x 28” [71 cm] circumference.

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Swirl Blanket

"A basic pattern for a swirl hexagon/ circle. You can crochet as many rounds as you want, so the size is up to you."

Designed By: Sonea Delvon Designs

Yarn: GGH Molina; 2000-2200 yards (1829-2012m)

Size: Any size possible

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Mini Witch Hat

"I've always loved those mini top-hats you see floating around now and then, and I thought it would be super cute to make a Halloween version. "

Hook size H8/5.00mm
Yarn - DK weight novelty

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Lucida Lamp Shade Cover

"So romantic …"

Covers fit lamp shades in with the following dimensions:
Height: 17 - 21 cm
Circumference at the bottom: approx. 75 - 107 cm
Circumference at the top: approx. 58 - 86 cm

DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
150-200 g colour no 0300, beige or 0618, camel

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Cascade Scarf

"I wanted to make a scarf that was light and airy, soft and romantic."

Designed by: Kittyboo Crochet

Skill Level: Easy

Materials:Sirdar Blur 50g x 2Hook: 8.00mm
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Sunny Days Chain Cardigan

A different view on the cardigan. I like this unique mesh chain style pattern, very cool!

Difficulty level: Intermediate

Size: S (M, L, XL)

Materials: Elann Lustrado 100% cotton fingering weight yarn, 185 yd (169 m) / 50 gr - 4 (4, 5, 6) balls


Gauge: *2 dc, ch 12* (1 pattern repeat) - 2" (5 cm)

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Lacy Arm Coverings

Cuffs, armlets, wristers, these arm coverings can be called by several names. I've been seeking a lacy style pattern, and after many hours searching, I ended with nothing. Therefore, I decided to whip up my own. These long lacy crochet arm cuffs are elegant and have a vintage vibe, exactly what I was looking for!

A great way to keep your arms warm (but not too warm) this fall and look stylish too! I would love to share my pattern with you.

This pattern is owned and copyrighted for Fintage Vintage, 2012. You may make these for your own personal use and for selling at live events such as craft fairs and markets. Online selling or copying of this pattern or the finished product is not allowed.

Designed By: Farrah for Fintage
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Yarn: Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread size 10 (I used color Violet)
Hook: Size 2.0mm
Size: Womens' One size fits all

Abbreviations Used:
sl st=slip stitch
sc=single crochet

The Katy Cap

A hip cap for the fall!

Designed By:  StitchLeft

Yarns suggested: Lion Brand Vanna's Choice Solids & Twists

Yarn weight:  Aran / 10 ply (8 wpi)

Gauge:  6 stitches and 4 rows = 2 inches in Double crochet

Hook size:  6.0 mm (J)

Yardage:  150 - 200 yards (137 - 183 m)

Sizes available:  One size fits most

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Long Lacy Wristers

"Elegant wristers!  Reminds of a seductive jazz songstress." 

Designed By: Kimberly K. McAlindin
Skill Level: Intermediate

Supplies:AUNT LYDIA’S® “Bamboo Crochet Thread” Size 3: 2 balls 0012 Black.
Crochet Hook: 4mm [US G-6] and 3.5mm [US E-4].
Yarn needle, 20” black elastic (optional).

Size:  Wristers measure 15” long to thumb.
Directions are for one size.

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Lassie Wig

Halloween is coming soon!   It's a fun time for crochet!  Here's a very simple and cute wig pattern.

What you need:
Red Heart Super Saver
(be sure you have a full or almost full skein)
Size I (5.5mm) hook
Clip to keep place
Wig head (optional but handy)

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Tobago Belt

"A wonderfully cool accessory, this uber-hip belt gives crochet a new swagger."  

Yarn: Sinfonia by Omega, sport weight yarn (100 g, 218 yds, color: Nordic Blue): 1, 2 skeins (Number of skeins depends on length of finished belt.  For a single-wrap belt, one skein should be sufficient, for a double-wrap belt, buy two.)

Hook: D/3.25mm

Notions: vintage belt buckle, not D rings.

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Fan Pattern Gloves

"Stunning in red! Autumn is approaching and you need splashes of pick-me-up colours."

Size: S - M – L

Materials: DROPS Alpaca from Garnstudio
100 g color no 3770, dark pink

crochet hook size 3 mm [C] – or size needed to get 24 dc x 13 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4’’ x 4’’].

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It's not cold enough for winter hats yet, so give this awesome visor a try!  

Material: Red Heart Comfort, or any worsted weight yarn.

Hook Size: I/9-5.50MM

Finished sizes: Measure 19" (20", 21") in circumference.
Directions are for small, changes for medium and large are in parenthesis.

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Sports Fever Foot Rest

I love crochet ottoman covers!  It's an easy way to liven up a room, and easily transform an old ottoman into something new.

"Watch your favorite team with your feet up on a footrest with your team’s colors! This ottoman cover is crocheted using yarn that changes color automatically. "

Designed By: Tracie Barrett

Skill Level:  Easy

Supplies:  RED HEART® Team Spirit™: 5 skeins of 960 Orange/Navy OR 940 Red/Blue.
Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9].
Yarn needle, 14½” x14½” x14½” Ottoman.

Size:  Cube cover measures 14½” x 14½”.

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Victorian/Steampunk Ruffled Spats

 "Steampunk fashion draws largely from Victorian-era styles and designs.  One item common between the two styles are spats, fabric cuffs that go over boots" Designed By: Rhonda Rowley  Skill Level:  Easy Materials: Light weight yarn and a size F hook.   Size:  Finished size will vary based on yarn selection, hook size, and tension.   Note:  This pattern is written for making the right spat  To change the pattern for the left foot, work R10 in back loops only instead of front.
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Striped Vest

I really like this vest!  It is artsy, elegant, and chic all at once!

Skill Level:  Intermediate

Size: 12/14 (42/44)

Materials:Aunt Lydia's 100% Mercerized Cotton Size 3 150yd/138m black - 14 balls.
Aunt Lydia's 100% Mercerized Cotton Size 3 150yd/138m red - 1 ball.
Aunt Lydia's 100% Mercerized Cotton Size 3 150yd/138m white - 1 ball.
Aunt Lydia's 100% Mercerized Cotton Size 3 150yd/138m light brown - 1 ball.


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