Thursday, November 12, 2009

Wedding Purses

I was asked by a friend to make her a purse for a wedding. I also made the bride a purse. Here are the pictures.

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Coming Soon

I have been working on a few ideas and coming soon is a basket weave clutch. I love clutches. I think they are classic and amazing. I also have what I like to call the 'S' clutch/tote and a "Paths" bag with interweaving design. Basket weave clutch will be first. Soon.


Sunday, March 15, 2009

Shell Envelope Clutch

Shell Envelope Clutch

Chain 47

Row 1: SC in 2nd CH from hook. Then, SC in each CH across. Ch 2. Turn

Row 2: 2 DC in 1st SC * skip 2 SC, SC in 3rd SC. Skip 2 SC, 5 DC (shell stitch) in 3rd DC* Repeat * across to last 3 SC. SC in last SC. CH 3. Turn.

Row 3: 2 DC in 1st SC. *Skip 2 DC and SC in 3rd DC (top of shell stitch). Skip 2 DC and shell stitch in SC*. Repeat * across to last 3 stitches. SC in top of turning CH. CH 3. Turn.

Repeat Row 3 until piece measure desired length. Sew sides together, but leave a flap to cover opening.

I installed a snap, not a button to the clutch to make a sleeker look.

Saturday, February 28, 2009

Tunisian Recycled Plastic Bag Coaster Set

Tunisian Recycled Plastic Bag Coaster Pattern

Tunisian Tutorials can be found here.

Plastic Bag Yarn (instructions can be found here.)
Afghan Hook Size K (or you could use a regular crochet hook, but it is more difficult to keep the stitches on the hook)

Chain 14
Row 1: Insert hook in second chain and do a forward pass LOOSELY to prevent curling. Then follow by a return row.
Row 2: Insert hook into first vertical bar and do a forward pass. Follow by a return row.
Row 3-10: Repeat Row 2.
Finish off by weaving in ends.

Patterns! Patterns! Patterns!

So, I have been for a while, creating patterns that I use myself. I have decided to start putting them on ravelry. I will also be posting them here. So yay!