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Coasters & Trivet

Posted by Antoinette Gipson on

 Welcome to another adventure of working up a pattern. This pattern is a intermediate level so there is a lot going on and if you never working a intermediate pattern YOU GOT THIS there are ways to be successful in this pattern and others ones, FIRST take you time SECOND break the patten into parts meaning in your rounds or rows break it in to parts using the coma's(,) in the rounds or rows to stop and think about what the pattern is telling you to do. For more information I have two videos on my YouTube cannel called knowing...

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Bear Lovey

Posted by Antoinette Gipson on

Hi guys I have another pattern for you to try when I was working it up there are some tips I would like to share with you , if you are a person that don’t like crocheting small things in the round I would have to say take your time and try not to get frustrated I am one of these people lol , Use your stitch markers they will help you a lot just move your marker up each round until you reach the end of the round . The hat is the star of the show it is...

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Lovely Lattice Vest

Posted by Antoinette Gipson on

This Lovely Lattice Vest is truly a vest for the summer from the open work on the vest to the lightness of the yarn. When I was working the pattern the lattice work was so refreshing working with treble crochet stitches was truly a joy, I have not worked with this stitch in a while so my heart was happy. The vest is work in three pieces a back and two sides all three are worked with the same pattern the assemble of them was very easy to do, the size of the pattern is Large here are some pictures...

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Annie’s Hook & Needle kit club

Posted by Antoinette Gipson on

Let talk about this cute baby sweater called Little Princess Baby Sweater, I worked up the pattern and have some great tips for you guys so you can be successful in working your pattern, but first make sure you read your pattern all the way through so you can have a better understanding of what is coming so you can get the supplies you need.  🧶Keep track of your count using some kind of stitch marker 🧶Row 1 Sweater Bottom Band It state to work in the back loop, I was thinking if I was a beginner this would confuse...

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Crochet & Quilting 2021

Posted by Antoinette Gipson on

This year I decided to make two crochet blankets and one quilt the crochet blankets are queen size and the quilt size is 76 x 86. Now let's talk about the yarn😍 that I am using for blanket #1 Super Saver ombre color true blue it is beautiful and blanket #2 the yarn I am using basic Stitch by Lion Brand and the color Fairview, so far on blanket #1 I have used 7 balls each one 10 oz 283 grams blanket #2 I used 10 balls each one 3 oz 85 grams and I am not even halfway through😆...

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