A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 305,881
Currently Running With Scissors:
568 Guests and 16 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Looking for Ladybug/Bug blanket pattern  (Read 2347 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: December 08, 2005 06:27:57 AM »

My friend is having a baby in March.  Her nursery theme is "bugs".  In particular, ladybugs.  i want to crochet the baby a blanket using her theme.  ANy help?

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2849
Joined: 06-Dec-2005
Hello MC

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2005 10:31:10 AM »

Boy that's a tough one! I wonder if you could use a popcorn stitch somehow, or do you know the half moon Stitch? Either one of these it would be hard to be multi colored, but you could do them in red, and take your black yarn after and embroider the spots and some little feet... Do you know how to filet crochet? It's pretty "hole-y" but you could create a lady bug (or 2 or 50) into a filet pattern, and maybe line the back with some flannel? hope this gets the creative juices flowing!!!

Please use the Help Desk for moderator questions.  I'm not currently available full-time.  Thanks!

I'd love to send you some hand spun for a poppet!

« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2005 05:09:07 PM »

Here is ladybug baby hat -- it is a red hat with spots and antenna added later.  You could maybe do a similar thing with a blanket: http://www.bevscountrycottage.com/beths-ladybughat.html

Or you could make a graph and crochet it that way.  Use knit pro and plug in a ladybug from off the web somewhere.... http://www.microrevolt.org/knitPro.htm

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

How-To Videos
How to Get a Production Assistant Job
What the Art Department on a Film Set Does
What the Locations Manager Does On Set
Camera Grip Gear - C-Stands Review
Film History Biography of Harold Ramis
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Summer Hat
Meatless Monday: Bean Burgers

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.