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According to the pattern the Hanging Loop (stem) is supposed to be brown and you make the leaf separately and sew it on.
Ummmm... I didn't do that.
With 2 strands of (color) B held tog, join with sl st to first sc at top of Apple. Ch 12. Join with sl st in same sp as first sl st. Fasten off."
I had the pattern printed out on a regular letter sized piece of paper and I used that paper to measure where I was going to fold the yarn back and create a starting loop. I measured one length and one width of the paper (that's 19 1/2 inches for those that carry a measuring tape around with them everywhere they go. :) Once measured I folded and created my starting loop. I joined with a sl st and following the pattern holding both strands I chained 12. I then joined with a sl st in the same space as the first sl st. Errrch! Stop! I did NOT fasten off at this point.
Since I was already connected I just went onto following the directions for the leaf.
With (color) C, ch 12.
1st row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 hdc in next ch. 1 dc in next ch.
1 tr in each of next 5 ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 3 sc in last ch. Working across opposite side of ch, 1 hdc in next ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 tr in each of next 5 ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 2 sc in last ch. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
Sew Leaf to Apple near Hanging Loop."
|Apple Dishcloths with personalized tags from Pick Your Plum|
When I was done I sewed on my personalized ribbon tags I purchased from Pick Your Plum a few months ago.
I made all three of these in ONE EVENING!
Ta-Da!! One gift done!
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These are soooooooooo cute.ReplyDelete
Colorful and at the same time very elegant
Love these :)
Yes, they are adorable? I love themReplyDelete
I did the same thing with the leaf! I thought it was crazy to fasten it off when you were already working on it. I like the yellow one!ReplyDelete
These apples are so cute. I just shared your blog on my Facebook.ReplyDelete
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They are very cute apples! Great gift idea!ReplyDelete
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Super cute! I love all the colours together. Thanks for sharing at Etcetorize this week!ReplyDelete
Those are sweet!! Love them.ReplyDelete
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I love your project!ReplyDelete
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I have two nieces with apple kitchens. These are awesome. I like how you made all three a different color. Thank you for sharing the pattern.ReplyDelete
These apple dish cloths are so cute!ReplyDelete
I love them, and wouldn't sew the leaf on either...why sew when you can crochet?
glad you shared the pattern!
I might just make some of these!