Monday, January 16, 2012

Raspberry Bear

Finished "Raspbeary" last night. Just wanted to post a pic for inspiration.

To crochet Raspbeary, I used a slightly modified version of this pattern.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Free Valentine's Day Mini Envelope Crochet Pattern

Materials needed:
1 oz. Red Heart Super Saver worsted weight yarn in Petal Pink
Small amount Red Heart Super Saver worsted weight yarn in Cherry Red
Size G crochet hook
Size H crochet hook

Gauge: not important
Size: 3 1/2" wide

Row 1: With size G hook and pink, ch 21, switch to size H hook, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, ch 1, turn (20 sc).

Rows 2-25: Sc in each sc across, ch 1, turn, fo after Row 25 (20 sc).

Fold 3 corners of square to center and sew together along seams at either side, forming a pouch. Weave in ends.

Bow: Cut two 12" lengths of red yarn. Holding both strands of yarn together, tie in bow. Glue bow to front center of envelope as shown.

Fill envelope with candy or small treats and give to someone you love.