|Posted by Noha on September 4, 2011 at 2:10 PM||comments (0)|
I started a new blog at http://madeinegypt.blogspot.com. I already posted a free pattern there. I will be posting more patterns and pictures of my work.
|Posted by Noha on June 17, 2011 at 1:52 PM||comments (0)|
By: Lion Brand Yarn
If you're looking for something to really brighten up your room then this is the perfect crochet pattern for you. Make a windchime afghan pattern from Lion Brand Yarn. Stripes and lace combine to make this afghan perfect.
Vanna's Choice Yarn, 3.5 oz/100g (170 yd/156 m) balls, 4-ply worsted-weight, 100% acrylic...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Noha on June 9, 2011 at 1:39 PM||comments (1)|
Get in the mood for spring anytime of the year with this daisy-colored yellow and white dish cloth. This dish cloth crochet pattern brings warmth and cheer to your kitchen. This dattern is for the dish cloth at top right. For the dishcloth at bottom left, see the Daisy Dish Cloth Crochet Pattern.
|Posted by Noha on June 6, 2011 at 2:13 AM||comments (0)|
- crochet hook No.1 (2,25 mm)
- red cotton yarn
- polyfil to stuff
- tapestry needle and scissors
sc - single crochet
sl st - slip stitch
sc2tog - single crochet decrease (work 2 sc together)
st(s) -...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Noha on May 31, 2011 at 3:58 AM||comments (0)|
I had this idea of encouraging the egyptian production. I was glad that others had the same idea and started working on it. A group has already started a compaign of letting people work from home then sell their products. We want to eliminate importing any products and start exporting. The idea is to make a lot of people join this campaign. This way the amount of egyptian crochet products manufactured will be huge. So, anyone in egypt who want's to join please visit:Read Full Post »
|Posted by Noha on May 16, 2011 at 5:38 AM||comments (0)|
These abbreviations are used in patterns.
Instructions and Illustrations
beg -- begin/begins/beginning
bpdc -- back post double crochet
bpsc -- back post single crochet
bptr -- back post treble crochet
CC -- contrasting color
ch(s) -- chain(s)
ch-- - refers to chain or space previously made (i.e. ch-1 space)
ch sp(s) -- chain space(s)
cl(s) -- cluster(s)
cm -- centimeter(...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Noha on May 16, 2011 at 4:19 AM||comments (0)|
These yarn recommendations are intended to help beginning crocheters select their first yarn to use for making practice swatches when learning how to crochet.
Yarn Texture: Choose a smooth yarn rather than a textured yarn; for your first several projects, avoid eyelash yarns, which can be frustrating to work with.
Yarn Color: Choose light yarn rather than dark; it can be challenging to see your stitches when you work with yarns in dark color...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Noha on May 16, 2011 at 2:54 AM||comments (1)|
You don't need many supplies to get started with crochet. The basics include