Here are a dozen great gift ideas that are handmade and special to Mom! Remember, Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12, 2013.
AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 1 ball 995 Ocean Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 2.25mm (US 1) Fingertip Towel, Yarn Needle, Scissors and Tape Measure
Finished size: Edging - 1½” (3.8 cm) wide. Mitt – 6” X 12” (15 x 30.4 cm)
GAUGE Mitt: 12 rows = 4” (10 cm) in pattern. Towel Edging: 12 st repeat = 1½” (3.8 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook needed to obtain the gauge.
A pretty picot edging provides a soft feminine touch to this easy crocheted scarf. Warm your fingers as well as your neck in the pockets at each end!
RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein 358 Lavender Susan Bates® Crochet Hooks: 6.5mm [US K-10.5] and 8mm [US L-11]
Scarf measures 5” (13cm) x 60” (152 cm)
GAUGE: 12 sts = 4” [10 cm]; 4 rows = 4” [10 cm] in treble crochet with smaller hook. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Make the gift even more special with bows and ribbons you make! Just the holiday touch needed to show someone how much you care.
RED HEART® Holiday®: 1 skein 9090 Red/Red A and 140 White/ Silver B Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 4mm [US G-6] Yarn needle, double-sided tape or hot glue gun
Red bow measures approximately 4” (10cm) wide; white bow measures approximately 6” (15cm) wide.
GAUGE: Gauge is not essential for this project.