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Baby Hat Challenge – August 2020

The July hat was only posted a few days ago, but at least I am on time for the August one! The heatwave is FINALLY over! Thank goodness! Both Little S and myself were suffering in the heat. It was hot and dry for so long that all the leaves on the trees were going crispy and falling off – like a premature autumn! Thus, an autumnal themed baby hat…

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Crochet Raglan Style Girl’s Cardigan

We inherited nearly all of Little S’s clothes, but she is very tall for her age and we are quickly running out now. One of the things she seems to get annoyed with is cardigans… She is tall in the body, which means that the sleeves are always too long and even if you roll them up, they seem to get in the way! So, no more! I got my hook out and got creative. I made this as a birthday present to go alongside the crochet playmat.

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First Birthday Crochet Playmat – Part 7 Flower Border

All the squares are done now and joined together, phew! It’s only a few days to go so it was starting to get a little bit close to the wire! BUT I found this lovely flower stitch which I have adapted slightly and added a colour change to. I thought it would be worth the extra time it took to create this floral border!

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