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I am a stay at home mom of 3 children who are my inspiration and joy of my life along with my husband. As a young girl my Great Grandmother taught me the art of crocheting. I have been developing my ...

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LadyBug Newborn Photo Prop

from My Sweet Potato 3
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : LadyBug Newborn Photo Prop
LadyBug Newborn Photo Prop
LadyBug Newborn Photo Prop

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sc, hdc, dbl, slst
  • work st in front or back loops
  • sewing pieces together

Pattern Description:

***The Lady Bug Pattern was featured on Disney Baby Blog! Link is below.

If you love newborn photography or just want a memorable picture of your newborn then this pattern is for you!

This crochet pattern comes with complete instructions and illustrations for this adorable Ladybug hat & cape/shell photography prop. My hat/shell set is made as 2 individual pieces to allow a photographer to place them at the right angles, and also the flexibility of using the set or just the hat by itself.


Please check gauge for appropriate sizing, change hook to correct size to obtain gauge.
With Hook K:
9 rows with 12 hdc = 4 inches square

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sized for Newborns up to 2 Months


  • Hook size H(5mm), K(6.5mm)
  • Worste Weight Yarn
  • Yarn Needle


Red & Black or colors of your choice

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