Pink crocheted tank top

Long time no see, but I have news for you:)

Tonight I finished this beauty:

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pink crocheted top

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tank top

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back top

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diagram top

I used a diagram found on Pinterest, but I modified first rounds.

I started with 90 chains and a 5(H/8) mm hook for size M/L. For smaller/bigger size change the hook and/or change the number of beginning chains (80 for S/M, 120 for XXL and so on).

Work in circle:

Round 1: 1 dc crochet in each chain around, close ring.

Round 2:  ch 3, *cross stitch, ch 1 (to increase)* in each st, and repeat, close circle.

Round 3: ch 3 (counts as a dc), 1 dc in each st around.

Split your work in 4 equal parts.

For the front:

Chain 4, sc in 3rd st, repeat 9 times.

Row 1: ch 3 (doesn’t count as dc), 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc around first ch 4, ch 3, 11 dc around 3rd ch 4 from previous row, ch 3, 2 dc, ch2, 2dc around 5th ch 4, ch 3, 11 dc around 7th ch4, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc around 9th ch4.

Row 2: ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 2dc in first ch 2 from previous round, *ch 3, 1 dc, ch 1 in each next 11 dc, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2*, repeat * * one more time.

And now you can follow the diagram.

#crochet #top #diagram #pinktop #summertop #crochettop

I’ll be back with some new dresses, shortly I hope, because I have few days off and I can craft:D. Maybe some jewelry too…

 

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Summer crafts, crochet for summer and sales

First, I want to congrats our friends from UK for their vote. Great job, you just managed to shake one of the strongest economy of the world! And you did it by yourselves, nobody to blame for it! Who wins? Putin, obvious (Divide et impera).  So, if you don’t speak Russian yet, start learning. BTW, if you hope to sign another good economic agreement with UE, I’m afraid you’re dreaming.  This happens when you choose a clown as a leader. A clown is fun, looks good on tv, but his role is to entertain, not to lead.(see also Donald Trump).

Now, I have a lot o new goodies to show, so I will make a gallery. If I remember how.

what about some swimsuits?:D

A blue one with waves:

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and a lace one with flower cups:il_570xn-963695250_bh7d

And 2 really pretty knitted tops (#knitting), #top, #cableknit

A rainbow one:

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#haltertop #croptop

and a blue oneil_570xn-967701770_ftf8

made in Alize cotton gold. Same yarn I used for a really pretty shawl:

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And a red crocheted top this time:

still Alize Gotton gold

For more pictures and another crafts visit my shops: etsy shop or a little market boutique .

Sorry, no pattern this time, but it’s too hot here…

Spring crafts

And summer. More summer I think:)

So let me introduce you my new freeform top  with flowers and spirals:

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finally finished:)

A lovely bolero in taupe cotton for summer:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/287263983/bolero-summer-crocheted-bolero-lace?ref=shop_home_active_7

round bolero for summer

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As you can see I have a new friend modelling:))

For this one I used a 6.5 mm hook (K/10 1/2) and cotton, Catania works great I think.

For the middle: I used a doily diagrambolero center doily

You leave 2 holes for arms when you reach the distance between shoulders + 1 inch (2-4 cm) – I used 39 chains for S/M size (x2), then 2 rounds V stitch and an pineapple motif edging: (you can pick up any edging, I used the last one)

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found on pinterest, obvious. Anyway, it’s a round bolero, or doily bolero, and it’s pretty!

Also I made a sunny dress with 3 cute flowers with buttons:

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For the top I used this stitch:

And some block stitch for skirt, repeating spiderweb motif:D Any edge you like, see above. I used simple shells.

I hope you like it!

I have some wips but, I don’t have enough time right now….

Anyway my summer collection looks pretty well (my opinion, anyway:D)

For more pictures visit my shops:)

my etsy shop and my alittlemarket shop

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I use a new app for etsy shops which helps you to sell directly on social media. And I have Direct Checkout on Etsy:D

Now let me introduce you my new crafts.

First a freeform vest:

on the back it’s a tree, few spirals and a lot of flowers.

A tatted necklace (needle tatting) which took me a while to accomplish, but pretty happy with it:

#spring colors:)

a blouse/tunic in black and white

the up is made with a really pretty yarn, and soft too.

And now I try to finish some new projects. I will show you only:

Lovely, isn’t it? But it takes a lot of time.

New jewelry and crochet

Happy New Year everyone!

I was so busy crafting that I forgot to post lately. I’m sorry for this. Let’s start with my new bracelets and necklaces. Some are listed on etsy or alittlemarket, some, not yet. I didn’t have time.

I hate when they try to translate your website and/or make “improvements” to help you. Grrrrrr. I hate when I want to post and things look different. This is an amethyst necklace with crystals and fimo beads, gemstones and chips. The second one is a Y-necklace, still amethyst:

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this one is already listed in my etsy shop.

And some nice bracelets I made

all made in the last two weeks.

About crochet now. I made a cute circular bolero with long sleeves in shades of grey, purple, pink and white:

this one is listed on my etsy shop. It seems that I can’t link anymore, or I don’t know where because they try to translate in Romanian (just trying, the result is a full bullshit). So, next time maybe I will post in my brand new website… I don’t have a pattern for this bolero. I will make another one to see how it works.

 

 

 

 

 

Freeform crocheted bag and winter sales

Merry Christmas and Happy Holydays!

I want to introduce you my new crocheted bag:)

unique purse #freeform #crochet #bag #purse

garden party bag;)

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For more pictures follow the link from the first picture.

And now it’s time for winter sales!

Etsy: use coupon code wintersales at check out for a 25% discount, available until January, 31. All items will be shipped after January 6.

How my shop looks these days:

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And more on links (just click a photo and it will redirect you to my shop, or the direct link on the right of this page).

For alittlemarket.com: sales start on January 6, without any code, same discount already set it!

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For my latest work and wips, you can check my FB page, or we will meet on Christmas. Now I have to go, I have a lot to do:(((

#crochet #beading #sales #etsy #handmadefor sale