Friday, May 21, 2021

Bee

 

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What You Need

Yarn: Paintbox- Yellow, Black, White

Hook: D 3.25

Yarn Needle

Scissors 

Fiber Fill 

Safety Eyes 9mm

 

Body

Ch 4, Join With yellow,

Row 1: 6 sc in ring. (6)

Row 2” 2 sc in each st. (12)

Row 3: 1 sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (18)

Row 4: 1 sc in next 2 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (24)

Row 5: 1 sc in next 3 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (30)

Row 6: 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (36)

Row 7: 1 sc in next 5 st’s, 2 sc in next st, repeat to end. (42)

Time to add eyes and mouth, add eyes between row 5-6 starting from the side, add mouth between row 4-5 starting from the bottom.

Row 8-10: With black, 1 sc in each st. (42)

Row 11-13: With yellow, 1 sc in each st. (42)

Repeat row 8-10 and 11-13, 2x then do 3 rows of black. (42)

Row 14: With yellow 1 sc in next 5 st’s, 1 dec in next st, repeat to end. (36)

Row 15: 1 sc in next 4 st’s, 1 dec in next st, repeat to end. (30)

Row 16: 1 sc in next 3 st’s, 1 dec in next st, repeat to end. (24)

Row 17: With black 1 sc in next 2 st’s, 1 dec in next st, repeat to end. (18)

Stuff bee here

Row 18: 1sc in next st, 1 dec in next st, repeat to end. (12) Finish off.

 

Wings Make 2

Ch 7

Row 1: 1 sc in each st, continue on other side 1 sc in each st. (12)

Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in next st, 1 sc in next 10 st’s, 2 sc in last st. (14)

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in next st, 1 sc in next 12 st’s, 2 sc in last st. (16)

Row 4: Ch 1, 1 sc in next 7 st’s, 2 sc in next 2 st’s, 1 sc in next 7 st’s. (18) Finish off, sew on bee. Enjoy

 

 

 

 

Friday, May 7, 2021

Sweet Treat Purse

 

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What You Need

Bag Bottoms

Caron One Pound Black

Yarn Needle

Hook D

Fabric quarter 18”x24”

Slide Buckle

Swivel Snap Hooks

Red Heart Bright Stripe

Magnetic Button Clasp Snaps

 

Herringbone Stitch: Yarn over and insert your hook into the stitch, Yarn over and pull back through the stitch and the next loop on the hook. Yarn over and pull through one loop on the hook, Yarn over, pull through remaining two loops on the hook.

 

Diamond Stitch: Start at 3:48

Ch in multiples of 4 plus 3

Box Corner:

Place fabric right side together, In the bottom right corner, measure 2 away from the side and the bottom seam and trace a square. Pinching the corners of this square, match the bottom and side seams. Press flat, arrange the seams so that one points to the right and the other to the left. Pin and sew down. Then either fold the flap down to give extra body and sturdiness to the bottom of the bag or simply trim it off.

 

Fptr=Front Post Treble

Fptr2tog=Front Post Treble Crochet Two Together

 

Bag-With black

Start with black sc around bag bottom sl st to first sc, once done you will do 2 Herringbone Stitch in every st around bag, then ch 2 and do 1 Herringbone Stitch in each st for 2 rounds.

 

Rnd 5: Ch 1, 1 sc in each st to end.

Rnd 6: Ch 2, 1 dc in each st to end.

Rnd 7: This is where you change your color, turn your work, ch 1, fptr around the third stitch from rnd 5. Sc in the next three stitches. Using the same fptr you will fptr2tog, then skip the next three st’s and fptr in the 4th post, then you will repeat to end.

Rnd 8: Change color to black, Ch 2, 1 dc in each st to end.

Rnd 9: Change color, Ch 1, sc in first 2 st’s, fptr in the first post from round 7, then skip 3 and fptr2tog using the point from the next 2 fptr in round 7. Repeat round 8-9 until purse is 7”.

Once done do a 1 sc in each st for 3 rounds. Finish off. Go to the corner of the purse attach yarn and ch3 skip next st and sc in next st then sl st in next st finish off. Do same thing for the other corner.

 

Inner Purse

You don’t have to do this part if you don’t want to, but if you want to then you will take two pieces of fabric (the same size) and sew them together leaving the top open. You can make the box corners, put inner purse inside the purse, fold down the sides and sew top part of purse and inner purse together. Set aside.

 

The Covers

Rnd 1: Ch 4 join, 8 hdc in ring.

Rnd 2: 2 hdc in each st. Finish off and sew over the magnetic snap. Do the same thing for other side.

 

Strap

Row 1: Ch 7, turn

Row 2: 1 sc in each st, turn ch 1, repeat row 2 until strap is as long as you want.

Adjustable Strap- 23:01

Place hooks that are on straps on the ch 3 in corner of purse, now you can enjoy.


 

Bee