View Full Version : Cute presents for new babies

06-06-2008, 10:50 PM
A friend of mine has recently had twins so I thought I would practice my crochet skills a bit (patterns from '201 Crochet Motifs'):


I was planning to do the whole alphabet for my own twins, but I don't know if I can tackle some of those tough letters like 'B'!

06-06-2008, 11:03 PM
There great ;) So very cute!
But just from experience of mixing fabric with wool/crochet, did you wash the letters & bodysuits before adding the letters?? As the wool may shrink slightly and distort the bodysuit.

06-06-2008, 11:09 PM
It's cotton rather than wool & I washed them too - so should be ok ! By the time I had unravelled them a couple of times they needed a wash... :rolleyes:

07-06-2008, 07:15 AM
they are really cute i cant crochet but my daughter does but only blankets

08-06-2008, 12:46 AM
aww, they are so cute...well done!

Snow angel
11-06-2008, 01:25 PM
Wow there lovely

Tip Top
11-06-2008, 02:25 PM

And you have twins??!!

14-06-2008, 09:26 AM
Aw they look really nice. :)

14-06-2008, 10:07 AM
They are gorgeous!!! Sue xx

16-06-2008, 05:38 PM
Really, really cute! Great idea, think it would be nice to crochet something like that for my first nephew :)

kipper workshops
16-06-2008, 06:45 PM
Really nice - we've got a baby on the way it's the kind of thing we would buy defo!

Steve :):):)