Introduction: Girls Poncho Set With Toys

I made this poncho set from Lion Brand's Romance acrylic,mohair yarn. A store nearby was selling this the big 8oz skeins of this yarn for only $5.00. I've always loved the look of this yarn, but never could afford to purchase any of it.....until now!!! It is awesome to work with. I have done so many things with this yarn. I love working with it. One of the first things I did make with it was this adorable little poncho set. I used the cream color Romance and added Lion Brand Fun Fur as an accent thru out the set. (the same store was selling the Fun Fur for only $1.00 a skein)... I made a poncho, hat, wrist cuffs, a matching poncho and hat for an American Girl doll, purse for doll, and a cradle/purse with a little doll inside. I designed everything myself, except the cradle/purse. I got that pattern from an old Hooked on Crochet book from the 80's...I gave the set to my niece for Christmas...she just loves it!!
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stinkymum made it! (author)2008-02-11

How very cute. I would have loved this when I was a little girl

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capecodcrochet made it! (author)capecodcrochet2008-02-11

thanks..me too

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Zontee at Lion Brand made it! (author)2008-01-18

I love that you made one for the American Girl doll too! Adorable!

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capecodcrochet made it! (author)capecodcrochet2008-01-18

thank you...and I love your newsletter...keep up the good work..

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GorillazMiko made it! (author)2008-01-06

Nice job, I want one! Just kidding, haha, nice work, I like the teddy bear. :-)

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capecodcrochet made it! (author)capecodcrochet2008-01-06

Thanks Miko

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