Here are a dozen great gift ideas that are handmade and special to Mom! Remember, Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12, 2013.
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.
If you’re giving spirits during the holidays, a cabled cozy is the perfect way to transform a bottle into a most thoughtful gift.
RED HEART® Holiday: 1 ball 1360 Aran/Gold.Knitting Needles: 4.5mm [US 7]Cable needle, stitch holder, 7 buttons, sewing needle and thread, yarn needle.
Cozy measures 12½” tall.
GAUGE: 27 sts = 4”; 22 rows = 4”, in 2x2 Rib. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.
RED HEART® “Holiday”: 1 ball each 9040 Red/Silver A, 6040 Green/Silver B, and 0140 White/Silver C. Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9]. Yarn needle.
Poinsettia measures 7” across. Christmas Rose measures 4” across; leaf measures 3½” long.
GAUGE: Gauge is not important for these projects.