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By Mary Jane Hall

Say "goodbye" to crochet's stiff, boxy, hippie-child popularity and "hello" to Crochet that Fits—garments that suit your form add-ons that suit your type, and appears that healthy correct in with today's type trends!

This ebook teaches an leading edge, effortless technique to crochet models which are delicate, formed and drape able—from a bit black gown that matches like a glove and a lacy baby-doll best, to adorable and comfy slippers, ruffled shrugs and hobo luggage. by utilizing Mary Jane Hall's Graduated sew strategy, in addition to the proper measurement hook and yarn, an individual could make flattering, form-fitted goods! various sew heights do the entire shaping for you, with no the effort and confusion of realizing raises and reduces. With this technique you're primarily construction clothing with squares and rectangles, however the comprehensive product doesn't examine all boxy.

• 33 step by step tasks characteristic a wide selection of styles for adults and children
• An illustrated sew consultant get even newbies began quickly
• particular directions make it effortless to regulate the styles to fit your form (or others') simply because one facet doesn't healthy all!
effortless sufficient for a newbie and fashionable sufficient for the more matured crocheter, those are tasks you'll take pleasure in making and believe strong donning. With suits like this, you'll by no means take into consideration crochet within the similar means back!

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To form a circle (in back of flower) stitch tail at end of 6 chs and sl sts to bottom of flower for closure. It will resemble a napkin holder. Weave in ends. Insert ties (sl st ends of wrap) into circle. indd 61 7/2/08 10:31:49 AM SKILL LEVEL: BULKY BULKY Abultado 1 BEGINNER 2 ADVANCED BEGINNER 3 INTERMEDIATE If this sizable bag still isn’t big enough to stash all your stuff, make it larger by adding more rows. A tip to remember when making any purse: Crochet tightly so it will be firm enough to hold its contents.

Secure yarn with knot so it will stay in place. With RS tog, match up gathered ends of strap with the side edge of top where Beg in back, tie black elastic to any st on neck edge, leaving a 3" (8cm) tail. With RS facing and F hook, join yarn with sl st in same st as elastic, work sc evenly spaced around entire neck edge, encasing elastic between dress and sc sts; join with sl st in first sl st. Try on dress and adjust elastic to fit. End off yarn and secure elastic with knot. Weave in ends. If needed, add elastic to bottom edge of straps in same manner.

Tie pom-poms evenly spaced around bottom edge of poncho (approx every 3–4 rows). fringe Cut 6"–7" (15–18cm) strands of yarn for fringe. The number you cut will depend on the number you place between each pom-pom. Take 1–2 strands to place between each pom-pom, folding the strand so one will be longer than the other. Place a bead on the end of each strand and tie a knot to secure. Rep this around entire the poncho. Weave in the ends. With RS tog, match up foundation chs and sts on last row. Sew side seam with yarn and yarn needle.

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