Lace Suncatcher and Box Crochet Pattern
The intricate design of each gives a dainty appearance. These would make stunning keepsakes for the baby girl in your life. Hang the Suncatcher in the nursery window and protect your baby's firsts with the Lace Box. It can be used to house your baby's first lock of hair and first loose tooth. The possibilities are endless! When your little one grows up, the lace box can be used as a gorgeous jewelry box.
Original Design by: Maggie Weldon
Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: Lace Suncatcher: About 8″ across; Lace Box: About 6″ across x 2-1/2″ deep.
For this pattern, you will need:
Materials: Large Sewing Needle; Hot or Craft Glue;
Lace Suncatcher: Size 10 Crochet Cotton, White: 60 yds; Satin Rose, 12″ length of ¼″ Ribbon;
6″ Metal Ring; Nylon Thread;
Lace Box: Size 10 Crochet Cotton, White: 100 yds; Satin Rose; 12″ length of ¼″ Ribbon;
Fabric Stiffener; Non-Rust Pins; 6″ square of Cardboard; Round container (Large Oatmeal Container
or 2 lb Coffee Can works well); Plastic Wrap.
Crochet Hook: Steel #7 (1.65 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.