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Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Crocheting Summer Baby Blanket

Photo: Crocheted Summer Baby Blanket

I am crocheting a light, lacey crib blanket this summer.  I have been taking my time doing a little here and there, and I can see this becoming a regular thing because I find it so relaxing.

I am almost done with my first ball of LION BRAND Babysoft yarn in Pink Lemon, and I am about half way done with my project so I will probably end up using one or two more balls of yarn to create a 27" x 38" crib blanket with decorative edging.

For you crocheters or soon-to-be crocheters who like this pattern just look up the "Snapdragon Snitch" pattern from "63 Easy-to-crochet Pattern Stitches" by Leisure Arts (#3916), ISBN 1-60140-209-0.  It is one of my favorite crochet pattern books, and it only cost about $5.  Not only are the patterns beautiful, but the author also does a great job explaining how to create basic stitches and provides clear directions on how to create these patterns.  

Other Crochet Pattern Stitches Books by Leisure Arts:

63 More Easy-To-Crochet Pattern Stitches (#2146)

Leisure Arts-Easy-To-Crochet Pattern Stitches (#555)


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Lina said...

Thank you Yajur! :)