Crochet Rosemary Dress

For the Miss Santa Monica pageant I knew I wanted to make a dress for my interview. I love being able to share something that is so important to me with the judges! So as soon as I signed up, I went toΒ Alamitos Bay Yarn Company & picked out a few balls of Sirdar Baby Bamboo Dk in the color Poppy!

Crochet Rosemary Dress-4Crochet Rosemary Dress

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How To Crochet: The Basics!

When I was younger I learned how to knit with my Girl Scout troop. We went to the mountains &Β spent the whole weekendΒ making, or trying to make, scarfs & ear warmers. Like most skills that go unused, I eventually forgot how.

It was not until February of 2016 that I decided to try my hand at fiber arts once again. I had seen a few photos of Β a granny square cardigan on Facebook & thought I would give one a try. Before I knew it, I was in Joann’s picking out some yarn. I got the cheapest green yarn, a few different crochet hooks, & headed to YouTube to find a tutorial to show me where to start. I spent the rest of the day searching for the right teacher & trying to learning different stitches.

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