Archive for the 'General & Misc.' Category


Friday, December 15th, 2006

Materials Required: AMERICAN THREAD COMPANY “AUNT LYDIA’S” HEAVY RUG YARN, Article 235 10 skeins Cerise or Forest Green 4 skeins Lilac or Turquoise and “AUNT LYDIA’S” STAR SPUN, Article 235 8 skeins Gold. Aluminum crochet hook size H Large tapestry needle for sewing Each diamond measures 614 inches in length x 3-1/2 inches at widest [...]

Beach Bag Crochet Pattern

Friday, December 16th, 2005

COATS and CLARK’S O.N.T. “Speed-Cro-Sheen” MERCERIZED COTTON, Art. C.44: 3 balls of No. 126 Spanish Red and 1 ball of No. 10-A Canary Yellow. Milward’s Steel Crochet Hook No. 2/0. Red plastic plate 9? inches in diameter . . . Corks. BOTTOM . . . Starting at center with Spanish Red, ch 2. 1st rnd: [...]

Crochet Purse over Rings

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

Materials: 67 rings; 2 skeins each of cerise and black, and 1 of maize coarse purse silk. Work in double crochet with maize over one ring 38 stitches; this is the centre ring for the bottom of the purse. Then work with cerise colour over a ring 19 stitches, take another ring and work 19 [...]

Crochet Silk Bag over Rings

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

Materials: 2 skeins each of black, blue, rose, and drab coarse purse twist; 8 skeins of the spangled silk for the top part of the bag and strings; the tassel for the bottom is made of the silks that are left; rings. Work over a ring in double crochet, with black, 48 stitches and fasten [...]

Small Crochet Basket

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

Materials: 2 balls of closely-covered white and silver, and 1 ball of pink and silver twine; a crochet needle. For the bottom:Make a chain of 4 stitches and unite it, work 3 long, 3 chain, and repeat three times more. 2nd round:Work 3 long into the 1st 3 chain, make 3 chain, work 3 long [...]