Anyone have any crocheted snowflake or ball cover patterns?

bruggirl100September 19, 2005

Hi!

New here. I've been at GW for a long time, but just got back into my crafting, so I've been looking around at THS and love it! Hate to come in asking for something, but I really need these patterns.

I know I had some, but I cannot for the life of me find them, and I'd love to make some this year. I have some old glass balls I want to spray paint in different metallic colors and put into ball covers.

TIA

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tami_ohio

bruggirl100, try freepatterns.com. I think that's the site. You have to register, but it is free. I used to have some in one of the crochet magazines, but I gave it away. I'm sure I saw some from the magazine I had on this site last year. Your idea sounds great! Welcome back to the crafting world!

Tami

    Bookmark   September 20, 2005 at 1:47PM
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linda_6

Tia,

Try this site.
http://home.inreach.com/marthac/chris.html
There is a ton of free patterns here.

Linda from PA

    Bookmark   September 20, 2005 at 4:03PM
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bruggirl100

Thanks so much! I've bookmarked them, and will look later when I have more time.

    Bookmark   September 21, 2005 at 10:30AM
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Janey - formerly jane2

Rats!
I got all excited because I KNEW I'd seen some somewhere.

And I did find them again. There is a 6-pointed snowflake pattern near the top of the page. And several patterns for balls near the bottom.

Unfortunately, they are all knitted!

Can you be converted?

Here is a link that might be useful: knitted snowflake & ball covers

    Bookmark   September 23, 2005 at 12:07AM
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Amino_X

I have a cute little snowflake that I happened upon while playing with a border pattern (couldn't get the pattern to come out right but came up with the snowflake).

It's really simple. Just chain 5 and close to form a circle then chain 3 as a "turn" stitch. Using the "eye" of the circle (rather than one of the stitches) work 13 Trebel then 3sc turn. Now using the space between every second trebel stitch, work a pointed shell (3dc, 3sc, 3dc) until you work all the way back to the start.

Best Wishes
Amino-X

    Bookmark   October 8, 2005 at 1:00PM
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heather_on

I have tons of them. Are you still looking forthem or did you find what you needed.

    Bookmark   October 10, 2005 at 9:34AM
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vicobi_comcast_net

i've been trying to find all my old glass ball cover patterns, and i had the same magazine that had maybe 6-10 of them, but it's been gone for many moves.

did find these patterns for crochet ball covers:
http://www.crochetpartners.org/PatternLibrary/CPpat93.html
http://members.optusnet.com.au/we2/crystalball.html
(size 10 thread/size 7 steel hook)
http://www.crochetsal.com/ballcover.html
(size 10 thread/size 9 steel hook)
http://members.aol.com/_ht_a/crochettalk2/ballcover.htm
(luster or knit-cro sheen/size E hook)

they're sorta like the ones i had. plan on giving them a try tonight.

good luck!

    Bookmark   October 28, 2006 at 2:44PM
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