Amy's Originals

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Baby's Popcorn Aran Blanket
Baby's Popcorn Aran Blanket sketch
This page was last updated on: 11/21/2017
(Created 7/26/00)
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Simple Stripes Blanket
Sorry the pictures came out so blurry! 
Cable Twist Bedspread
Double Diamonds afghan square
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       = modified from existing pattern.
Links to obtain patterns have been provided when possible.
"Whispers of White"/"Welcome Home" baby blanket
Pattern by Terry Kimbrough
From: Our Best Baby Afghans #2853Vanna's Afghans A-Z #102627

"Diamond Popcorn" afghan
Pattern by Erma Fielder
From: Fast & Fun Textured Afghans #101151 (Search the internet for this one. It appears to be out of print.)

Worked in a smaller hook it comes out baby-sized.

Matches my Cable Twist pillow featured in Hooked on Crochet magazine Dec. ' 02 !
Child's "Santa Hat"
Pattern by Michele Wilcox
From: Crochet Home & Holiday Magazine Jan.'01 /

Modifications for child: Use single strand, I hook, ribbing:16sc, hat:72hdc (work 73 rows of ribbing [or to size] instead of 66. This #, minus 1, will be the # of sc on the last row of ribbing & the first row of the hat)

Featured on the Virtual Afghan
This is my son's favorite. It really keeps him warm.
I Love You Hand Filet

Diane's Name Filet

"Large Filet Tree Skirt"
Pattern by Kathryn Clark
From: White Christmas in Thread Crochet #3232

I use a royal blue velvet skirt under it to really showcase the filet pattern.
"Baby Pacifier Bear"
Pattern by Burnadette Burke
From: Crochet World Magazine V.21, No.1 

This is THE cutest bear! You can take his pacifier out & his bib off.
"Lacy Granny" baby blanket
Pattern by Anne Halliday
From: Our Best Baby Afghans #2853

I slightly modified the pattern by working some of the squares in all white to make a pattern in the layout.
Potpourri Jars     
"Sweet Sewing Notions"
Pattern by Helen Nissan
From: Crochet for Today #102678

"Angels on Guard" filet
Graph by tweetyrose

"63 Easy-to-Crochet Pattern..." afghan
Pattern by Darla Sims
From: 63 Easy-to-Crochet... #555

"Playmate from the Sea"
Pattern by (unknown)
From: Workbasket Magazine, Aug.' 88 see: to obtain a copy

"Sweet Dreams" baby blanket
Pattern by Terry Kimrough
From: A Year of  Afghans #4 #108209

"Hooded Cable Sweater"
Pattern by Agnes Russell
From: Crochet World Magazine, V. 21, No. 6

"Puppy Neck Nuzzler"   Pattern by Michele Wilcox
From: Crochet for Caring
and Sharing

Super soft bean bag toy - so cute!
"Potpourri Pie "   
Pattern by Cyndie See
From: Free on "Fast & Fun Crochet", no longer online. Click for a copy: Pg.1 Pg.2

I only worked the top crust & didn't use stiffener and it looks great!
"Splash Dance" Afghan Square
Pattern by Bea Wells
From: Click for a copy
(Bea had to shut down her site due to illness)

Joining pattern by Prescilla Hewitt

Edging pattern by Amy Venditti : (Hdc, ch 2, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, hdc) in ea ch-3 sp around, including corner.
"Photo Frame #41"   Pattern by Anne Halliday
From: Our Best Christmas Thread Crochet #2941

"Praying Angel Ornaments - Shell Angel"  
Pattern by Constance Thomas
From: Crochet Newsletter Magazine #90, pg. 36
"Square #96"  
Pattern by Jean Leinhauser
From: American School of Needlework's 101 Crochet Squares