FREE pattern alert! Crochet with LuLu B

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Good Afternoon Lovelies! 


I am in the blogging mood today, so I thought I would share one of my favorite LuLu Belle Designs washcloth patterns!  ....who DOESN'T LOVE a FREE pattern?! ...like us on Facebook for more free patterns!



This is my fav pattern for washcloths because its great for everything from dishes to scrubbing anything in the kitchen or bathroom... its just perfect :) 


I based this pattern off of the S E D G E stitch and went from there! The sedge stitch is a great textured stitch that gives you some good scrubbing power with less elbow grease ;)

......okay, here we go!



LuLu B's Sedge Cloth

 finished measurements 
» depending on how tightly you crochet, you will end up with something 8in. x 8in.

 materials + tools 
 » cotton yarn of your choice
 » crochet hook: 5.0 mm (size H)
 » scissors 
 » yarn needle

 stitches used 
 » chain (ch)
 » single crochet (sc)
 » double crochet (dc)

 instructions 
» ch 33
» ROW 1: skip 2 chains (counts as sc,) work 2dc in next chain, *skip 2 chains, work (sc, 2dc) in next chain, repeat from * to last 3 chains, skip 2 chains, sc in last chain.

» ROW 2: ch 1 (counts as sc,) turn, 2dc in first sc, *skip 2dc, (sc, 2dc) in next sc; repeat from *across, sc in turning chain.

» Repeat row 2 until cloth measures 8 in.  Fasten off.

 finishing 
 » using yarn needle, weave in ends.

TA-DAAH! You're finished »»» & guess what, NOW YOU CAN CLEAN until your heart's content ;)  These make a great gift too!  Cute little house warming present, I think yes!  Follow us on »» Facebook to score more freebies, products ideas! 


Thanks so much for stopping by!  Feel free to post questions/comments below... I would love to hear about your project!  Hope to hear from you soon darling!  

x o xo  K A Y L A

a couple of our U P C O M I N G events

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

This first one is in Roosevelt, MN ... lots of fun vintage, antique vendors to check out  » for additional info click here




 This next one is in Lake Bronson, MN - there will be various vendors and demos going on!  I am sure a few more fun things too, for more info click here

LuLu B's :: crochet hat size chart

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Hello lovelies!

I know a lot of you have questions on what size to order sometimes :) so here is our size chart info.  If you are measuring here are some tips:



1. The measurement should be taken with something that cannot be stretched, such as a soft tape measure or piece of cotton string or shoelace! 

2. Wrap the tape snugly around the widest possible circumference around... Remeasure 3 times, and take the largest number.  I know little ones can sometimes protest, so best to try a few times ;)

3. See below for your size!


Baby :: 0 to 3 months 
   » Head: 13" - 14"

 Baby :: 3 to 6 months   
   » Head: 14" - 17"

 Baby :: 6 to 12 months 
   » Head: 16" - 19" 

 Toddler to Preschooler :: 12 mo - 3 yrs 
   » Head: 18" to 20" 

 Child :: 3 - 10 yrs 
   » Head: 19" - 20.5"  

 Youth
   » Head: 20.5" - 22" 

 Adult 
   » Head:  21.5" - 22.5" 

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