Saturday, 25 February 2017
SUN LIGHT OR DREAM CATCHER 1
SUN LIGHT OR DREAM CATCHER 1
If you’ve been following my blogs, you’ll know that I’ve been making these tiny doilies that can work as a snowflake ornament, or a table coaster.. and /or a sun / light catcher. So check out all these ideas in my blog.. so welcome back and let’s have fun.
In this blog, let’s work on this lovely creation and see what you’re gonna make of it eventually !
Materials used : Today I have used a little bit of our lovely Indian Red Rose cotton yarn with a 1.75 mm crochet hook ;
Size made : 5.25” diameter
Difficulty level : Intermediate Skill level
Stitches used :
Magic circle : To refresh your skill, please view this easy video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLuSVyKvoUg
Chainless dc start : Instead of the usual dc row start with ch 2 or ch 3, I’d like to introduce this lovely new way of starting a dc row. Do take a look at this self explanatory video at http://www.mooglyblog.com/chainless-starting-double-crochet/ In case you are unhappy with this start, do continue with the usual ch 2 or ch 3 start. However, all instructions are given assuming that you’re using this chainless dc start.
How to do a picot stitch : A neat video link to refresh this procedure. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6GGlzZZl3I8
Abbreviations used : Using U.S Terminology
fsc : Foundation single crochet ch : Chain
dc : Double crochet sp(s) : Space(s)
st(s) : Stitch(es) hk : Hook
lp : Loop(s) yo : Yarn Over
sk : Skip sc : Single crochet
Instructions : (Using U.S Terminology)
For this sun / light / dream catcher, I’ve used part of the pattern from
I basically worked the pattern till it fit my 5”diameter ring. After I'd completed this bit, I thought a little bling would look just right.. so I 'feathered' it up ;)
Have a fun creative time.
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