Wednesday, January 18, 2012

New Pattern-preemie cuddler





Preemie Cuddler 
 
) Row 2: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in next stitch * work 2dc in next, 1 dc in next* around. Join to first dc. (21 sts).   Row 3: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 2 sts * work 2 dc in next st, 1dc in each of next 2 sts* around. Join. (28 sts).   Row 4: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts * work 2 dc in next st,  1dc in each of next 3 sts* around. Join. (35 sts).   Row 5: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 4 sts * work 2 dc in next st,  1dc in each of next 4 sts* around. Join.  ( 42 sts).   Row 6: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 5 sts * work 2 dc in next st,  1dc in each of next 5 sts* around. Join. (49 sts).   Rows 7-25: Ch 2, work 1dc in joining, dc in each st around, join. (49 sts).   Row 26: Ch 1, sc in each st around. Join. Finish off.   Matching Hat:  Chain 6, join to form ring. Snuggly Wuggly yarn by Michaels - less than one skein.222  Size G hook.   Guage is not important, preemies come in all sizes.   Notes: Chain 2 does NOT count as a stitch, you will be DC'ing in the same stitch as the starting Ch 2. That will be your first stitch, when you join you will join to the first DC NOT the chain 2.   Chain 6, join to form ring.   Row 1: Ch 2, work 14 dc in ring. Join to first dc.(14 sts   Row 1: Ch 2, work 14 dc in ring. Join to first dc.(14 sts)   Row 2: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in next stitch * work 2dc in next, 1 dc in next* around. Join to first dc. (21 sts).   Row 3: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 2 sts * work 2 dc in next st, 1dc in each of next 2 sts* around. Join. (28 sts).   Row 4: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts * work 2 dc in next st,  1dc in each of next 3 sts* around. Join. (35 sts).   Row 5-11: Ch 2, work dc in joining st and each st around. Join. (35 sts).   Row 12: Ch 1, sc in each chain around. Join.   2011 Kelly Kearney  Do not sell pattern  Do not post pattern on another site, just post th

Stash Busting part 2




Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Stash-Busting!!

I have decided to use the month of January to finish off my partial skeins. Most of them are bulky type yarns that I have leftover from other projects. I am also trying to do the same with my wool stash. So I have been making hats with the bulky and squares with the wool. I haven't taken picures of the squares yet, just the hats. So far I have finished 9 partial skeins. Not bad. Here are the hats,




Friday, January 6, 2012

Kelly's Quick Newborn Hat

Easy Print Link This pattern uses worsted weight yarn instead of baby weight yarn.   I used two different hooks to get two dif...