Sunday, October 30, 2005
Tootsie Roll Bookmark
Designed by: Bren G.
I used Red and White #10 thread and small amt. of Brown embroidery floss.
Hook size 4 or 5 steel
cardboard 3 1/2 to 4" long for tassel.
Ch 5, slip stitch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, 15 dc in ring. slip stitch to 3rd ch of beg ch 3. (16 sts.)
Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same stitch, 2dc in each stitch til you reach 22 sts including ch 3.
Rnd 3: Ch 2, turn. Dc in first dc. *dc n next dc. 2dc in next dc, * around. 1 dc in ch 3 top.
Rnd 4: Ch 1, turn. Sc around. fasten off.
Tootsie Roll area:
Row 1: attach brown floss to end of Rnd 2;(work toward Rnd 1)Ch 1,2 sc in end of rnd 2, 1 sc in each of the dc in rnd 1 exposed, 2sc in end of rnd 2.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in first sc, dc in next st,sc in next 2 sts, slip st in next 2 sts,dc in next st, slip stin end of rnd 2. fasten off.
attach white to red 11 sts from one end, ch 1 sc in same st,ch 3, sc in next st, ch a tail ~12" long and sc in same st, ch 3 sc in next st. Fasten off.
wrap thread around cardboard~ 10-20 times, cut on one end. Slip knot to middle of tail. cut edge straight. weave in pesky ends.
Hope you enjoy the bookmark.
Balloon or Lollipop Bookmark
I used Red, and White #10 thread and a little brown embroidery floss.
hook size 4 or 5 steel
3 1/2 or 4" cardboard for tassel.
needle for weaving ends.
Ch5, slip stitch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, 15 dc in ring. Slip stitch to 3rd ch of beg ch 3. (16 sts.)
Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same stitch. 2dc in each stitch around. Slip stitch to 3rd ch of beg ch 3. (32 sts).
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in same stitch, *dc in next st, 2dc in next st,* around. Slip stitch to 3rd ch of beg ch 3. fasten off.
attach white to lollipop. Ch 1, sc in same st, Ch 3, sc in next st,ch 3, sc in next st, chain a 12-13" tail and sc in same sc, ch 3, sc in next st, ch 3 sc in next st. Fasten off.
wrap red thread around cardboard ~10-20 times and cut at end, put to side. Do same for white. Slip knot the threads to the middle of the tail and trim across. Weave in the pesky ends.
Hope you enjoy my bookmark.
Gone Fishing instructions.
Fishing pole design was created
for a fathers day theme in a list I'm in.
yarn for pole
thread for line reel and fish
small amt of pipe cleaner
size F hook and size 7 steel hook
with yarn, ch 30. Sc in second hook from end and in next 9 sts, ch 3 and slip st in same st, sc in next 7 sts, ch 3, slip stitch in same st, sc in next 12 sts, ch 3, and slip stitch in end. fasten off. weave in ends.
W/ thread, ch 5, and slip st to form ring. Ch 3, 11 dc in ring. Slip stitch to 3rd ch of beg ch 3. fasten off. weave in ends.
attach reel with pipe cleaner or can hot glue line and reel to pole and use a small amt of yarn for handle.
I used a varigated for (rainbow Trout)
ch 5, sl st to form ring.
Rnd 1: ch 3, 11 dc in ring. Sl st to 3rd ch of beg ch 3.
Rnd 2: ch 4, 4 tr in same st as joining. fasten off. weave in ends.
use pipe cleaner to form hook.I made the hook and then made a loop to hold the thread line to.
attach everything and weave thread to pole for line.
Golden Snitch Bookmark
By: Bren G.
gold/gold knit cro sheen for ball
white/silver or silver silver knit cro sheen for the wings.
hook size 4 or 5 steel
I used white/silver in picture.
This is my own design and in no way endorsed by the author or any shape and form of Harry Potter.This is my own copyrighted pattern. Please contact me for useage of the pattern.
with gold/gold Ch 5, slip stitch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, 15 dc in ring. Join to 3rd ch of beg. ch 3. (16 sts).
Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same stitch. 2dc in each stitch around. slip stitch in 3rd chain of beg. ch 3. (32 sts).
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in same st. *dc in next stitch, 2 dc in next. Rep * to end. slip st in 3rd ch of beg. ch 3. (48 sts).
Rnd 4: Chain stitches til about 12-13 inches long. Sc in same chain as first one(to make a loop). SC around ball and slip stitch to first ch. Fasten off.
Wings: with either silver/silver or white/silver
(you will attach thread 15 ch's up on both sides from the long loop area to attach wings.)
Attach thread and chain 13.
Sc in 3rd ch from hook til end. SC into ball in next ch from attached.(you will be working toward the loop area when attaching to ball).
ch 1, turn, HDC in each chain up to 1 chain before the ch 3 group(picot)of first row.
Ch 3, turn, and sc in same area as ch 3 start and to the end of wing. (do not attach ball at this time).
ch 1, turn, hdc in next 7 chs, ch 3, and sc in base of ch 3 and to end of wing. 2 HDC in end of wing and then attach wing to ball 3 chs below 2nd attachment. (so that there is 2 chs between the second attachment and the third). Fasten off.
Do same for second wing.
use a piece of cardboard 3 1/2" to 4 1/2" long and wroap white 10-20 times and cut on one end.set aside. Then wrap gold 5-10 times and cut on end.
Put thread together and slip knot in center of loop on bookmark. Cut ends even, and weave in pesky ends.