My friends at Sunflower Cottage Crochet hold this special event every year, and I am honored to be able to participate once again in the Preemie Crochet Challenge. I have even created a few video tutorials on my new Rumble channel to help you with the techniques used. The Nautical NICU Blanket is full of fun texture
I wanted to create a versatile summer wrap that can be worn for any occasion, from an outdoor wedding to hanging around the campfire. And so I present to you the Practical Pashmina! I designed this pashmina using just under 800 yards of Lion Brand Comfy Cotton Blend, although any 3 weight yarn will work perfectly for this design. You will also want your favorite 5mm crochet hook and a little pile of stitch markers to make your Practical Pashmina.
The Stars and Stripes Headband is my first pattern using my signature Dolphin Stitch. I love this stitch because of its texture and versatility. This stitch is easy to master, works up quickly, and is already loved by hundreds of crocheters. If you are a visual person when it comes to learning a new stitch, please bookmark this site and check back regularly for a video tutorial!