Winter Princess Dress and Hat plus more!

I know most of you know that I participated in Battle of the Stitches and that Becky and Sonya won.  Did you also know that the patterns we wrote for the 12 entries are in Too Yarn Cute Magazine?  Well they are! The magazine is only $4.99. You should check them out because we all put a lot of hard work into them.

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My Winter Princess Hat and Dress size 2t are in there and the rest of the sizes will be released on the 22nd!  Stay tuned!

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You can make anything.  Recycle some old photo frames or give your tv a fancy new border.. whatever you decide to do make sure it’s creative and enter it in the contest!!

 

 

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Summer Shells Dress

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Here is a dress I made a while back.  It was one of my paid patterns, but I have decided to convert it to a free pattern.  I hope you enjoy.   The pattern is listed on the links below.  All you have to do is select the size that you want.

 

3-6 months

6-9 months

12 months

18 months

Summer Shells Dress 3-6 months

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Skill Level: Easy

Abbreviations:

Sl St – Slip Stitch

Ch – Chain

Sc – Single Stitch

Dc – Double Crochet

“” – Repeat

Materials:

Size G Crochet Hook

Button

Tapestry Needle

7 oz. Medium Weight

Special Stitches:

Small Shell {(dc, ch1) x4, dc} all in the same stitch

Medium Shell {(dc, ch1) x5, dc} all in the same stitch

Final Shell {6dc} all in the same stitch

Note: Even Rows 2-6 will have 2 “half” shells, one at the beginning and one at the end. The total of shell at the end of each row will be shown in parentheses. Pattern is a multiple of 6+1

 

3-6 month

Chain 61

R1: Dc in 3rd chain from hook, ch 1, dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in next chain space, “skip 2 chains, Small Shell in next chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in the next chain space”. repeat “” to end. Chain 2. Turn (10)

R2: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Small Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (10)

R3: Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x2 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row,” x3 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x2 Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (10) shells (4) picots

R4: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row,” x3 sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the sl st from the previous row, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (6) shells

R5: Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (10)

R6: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (10)

R7: Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row”. Repeat “” to the end. Join with a sl st to the beginning of this row. (10)

R8: Sc around (70 sc)

R9: Sc around. Chain 2 (70 sc)

R10: dc, ch1 2dc all in the same space, “skip 4 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} in next space, skip 3 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc},” repeat to the end. Join with a sl st. (20) Clusters

R11: Slip Stitch into center of cluster, ch2 {dc, ch1, 2dc} all in the same space, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} into each cluster.

Repeat R11 for 16 more rows

Finishing sew button onto dress with tail from beginning of project. Weave in ends.

Summer Shells Dress 18 months

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Skill Level: Easy

Abbreviations:

Sl St – Slip Stitch

Ch – Chain

Sc – Single Stitch

Dc – Double Crochet

“” – Repeat

Materials:

Size G Crochet Hook

Button

Tapestry Needle

7 oz. Medium Weight

Special Stitches:

Small Shell {(dc, ch1) x4, dc} all in the same stitch

Medium Shell {(dc, ch1) x5, dc} all in the same stitch

Final Shell {6dc} all in the same stitch

Note: Even Rows 2-6 will have 2 “half” shells, one at the beginning and one at the end. The total of shell at the end of each row will be shown in parentheses. Pattern is a multiple of 6+1

18 month

Chain 85

R1: Dc in 3rd chain from hook, ch 1, dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in next chain space, “skip 2 chains, Small Shell in next chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in the next chain space”. repeat “” to end. Chain 2. Turn (14)

R2: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Small Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (14)

R3: “Medium Shell in the st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row,” x2 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st in the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x2 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row,” x4 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x2 Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row” x2. Chain 2. Turn. (14) shells (4) picots

R4: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row,” x3 sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the sl st from the previous row, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (8) shells

R5: Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (12)

R6: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (12)

R7: Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row”. Repeat “” to the end. Join with a sl st to the beginning of this row. (12)

R8: Sc around (84 sc)

R9: Sc around. Chain 2 (84 sc)

R10: dc, ch1 2dc all in the same space, “skip 4 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} in next space, skip 3 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc},” repeat to the end. Join with a sl st. (24) Clusters

R11: Slip Stitch into center of cluster, ch2 {dc, ch1, 2dc} all in the same space, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} into each cluster. (24)

Repeat R11 for 26 more rows

Finishing sew button onto dress with tail from beginning of project. Weave in ends.

Summer Shells Dress 6-9 months

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Skill Level: Easy

Abbreviations:

Sl St – Slip Stitch

Ch – Chain

Sc – Single Stitch

Dc – Double Crochet

“” – Repeat

Materials:

Size G Crochet Hook

Button

Tapestry Needle

7 oz. Medium Weight

Special Stitches:

Small Shell {(dc, ch1) x4, dc} all in the same stitch

Medium Shell {(dc, ch1) x5, dc} all in the same stitch

Final Shell {6dc} all in the same stitch

Note: Even Rows 2-6 will have 2 “half” shells, one at the beginning and one at the end. The total of shell at the end of each row will be shown in parentheses. Pattern is a multiple of 6+1

6-9 month

Chain 73

R1: Dc in 3rd chain from hook, ch 1, dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in next chain space, “skip 2 chains, Small Shell in next chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in the next chain space”. repeat “” to end. Chain 2. Turn (12)

R2: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Small Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (12)

R3: Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x3 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row,” x4 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x3 Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (12) shells (6) picots

R4: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row,” x3 sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the sl st from the previous row, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (6) shells
R5: Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (10)

R6: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (10)

R7: Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row”. Repeat “” to the end. Join with a sl st to the beginning of this row. (10)

R8: Sc around (70 sc)

R9: Sc around. Chain 2 (70 sc)

R10: dc, ch1 2dc all in the same space, “skip 4 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} in next space, skip 3 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc},” repeat to the end. Join with a sl st. (20) Clusters

R11: Slip Stitch into center of cluster, ch2 {dc, ch1, 2dc} all in the same space, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} into each cluster.

Repeat R11 for 19 more rows

Finishing sew button onto dress with tail from beginning of project. Weave in ends.

Summer Shells Dress 12 months

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Skill Level: Easy

Abbreviations:

Sl St – Slip Stitch

Ch – Chain

Sc – Single Stitch

Dc – Double Crochet

“” – Repeat

Materials:

Size G Crochet Hook

Button

Tapestry Needle

7 oz. Medium Weight

Special Stitches:

Small Shell {(dc, ch1) x4, dc} all in the same stitch

Medium Shell {(dc, ch1) x5, dc} all in the same stitch

Final Shell {6dc} all in the same stitch

Note: Even Rows 2-6 will have 2 “half” shells, one at the beginning and one at the end. The total of shell at the end of each row will be shown in parentheses. Pattern is a multiple of 6+1

12 month

Chain 73

R1: Dc in 3rd chain from hook, ch 1, dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in next chain space, “skip 2 chains, Small Shell in next chain, skip 2 chains, slip stitch in the next chain space”. repeat “” to end. Chain 2. Turn (12)

R2: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Small Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (12)

R3: Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x3 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row,” x4 “Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, ch5, sl st all into the same space as previous sl st,” x3 Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the dc from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (12) shells (6) picots

R4: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row,” x3 sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, chain 11, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the sl st from the previous row, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (6) shells

R5: Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, skip 2 chains, sl st in the next chain, skip 2 chains, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row. Chain 2. Turn. (10)

R6: ch1, dc, ch1, dc all in the same stitch, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Medium Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row” repeat “” to the last stitch, {dc, ch1, dc, ch1, dc} all into the last stitch. Turn. (10)

R7: Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row, “sl st in the top of the shell from the previous row, Final Shell in the top of the sl st from the previous row”. Repeat “” to the end. Join with a sl st to the beginning of this row. (10)

R8: Sc around (70 sc)

R9: Sc around. Chain 2 (70 sc)

R10: dc, ch1 2dc all in the same space, “skip 4 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} in next space, skip 3 single crochet, {2dc, ch1, 2dc},” repeat to the end. Join with a sl st. (20) Clusters

R11: Slip Stitch into center of cluster, ch2 {dc, ch1, 2dc} all in the same space, {2dc, ch1, 2dc} into each cluster.

Repeat R11 for 23 more rows

Finishing sew button onto dress with tail from beginning of project. Weave in ends.

Hippie Tassel Infinity Scarf

Hippie Tassel Infinity Scarf

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Items Needed:

Hook size M 9.0mm

Worsted Weight Yarn

Tapestry Needle

Abbreviations:

Dc – double crochet

Ch – chain

Hdc – half double crochet

Cluster Stitch: crochet five half completed double crochets (yo, insert hook into next space, pull up a loop, yo pull through 2 loops, (you have 2 loops on your hook but don’t finish it). Yo, then pull through all six loops on your hook.

Ch 140

Row 1. Slip stitch into first chain. Be careful not to twist chain.

Row 2. Ch2, hdc into the next 4 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces, *hdc into the next 5 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces*. Repeat** join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 3. Ch2, hdc in each space. join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 4. Ch3, 4 dc into the same space, *skip 2 spaces, 5 dc into the same space*. Repeat** join with a slip stitch

Row 5. Ch3, cluster stitch in next 4 spaces, *ch2, cluster stitch in the next 5 spaces*. Repeat** join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 6. Ch2, hdc into each space. join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 7. Ch2, hdc into next 4 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces, *hdc into the next 5 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces*. Repeat** join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 8. Ch2, hdc into each space. join with a slip stitch (140)

Row 9. Ch2, hdc into next 4 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces, *hdc into the next 5 spaces, ch2, skip 2 spaces*. Repeat** join with a slip stitch (140)

Add tassels in the spaces on one side. Enjoy.