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My mother taught me to make a chain stitch when I was in elementary school. I was hooked. Now, I enjoy making knit and crochet patterns that I love for others to learn these wonderful arts.

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bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark
bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark
bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark
bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark
bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark
bridegroom or mens forrmal bookmark

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • The crochet stitches include, sc, hdc, dc, tr, and front loop and back loop work. The pattern includes complete instructions with picture tutorials that are used in the pattern..

Pattern Description:

Use this pattern to make a bookmark for the men in a wedding party. It would make a fantastic gift for the groom to remember the day he became a husband. The groom's hands clasp together to showcase the wedding band that symbolizes his love for his bride. The pattern colors are suggestions, so customize this groom with his color of hair. and outfit colors.

The edwardian formal attire includes tails and a top hat. His clasped hands can hang outside the book to remind any reader that there is more to read. His three-dimensional head hangs outside the book to make it easy to find the readers place.

The pattern includes complete instructions with picture tutorials. This includes instructions and a picture tutorial on making another type of boutonniere.

**This would make a wonderful wedding gift or special anniversary gift for that special groom.

**What a wonderful idea for a young man going to his 1st prom.


8 hdc = 1 inch (2.5cm),
5 hdc rows = 1 inch (2.5cm)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3 inches (7.5cm) wide by 8 3/4 inches (22.22cm) long


  • bedspread weight cotton thread (size 10)
  • 15 yards peach (or choice of skin color)
  • 17 yards gray (or choice of pants, hatband and lapel color)
  • 35 yards black (or choice of coat, shoe, bow-tie, eye and hat color)
  • 5 yards white (or choice of Groom's shirt, collar and cuff color)
  • 1 yard of goldenrod (or choice of boutonniere flower color)
  • Small amount red (or choice of mouth color) could also use embroidery floss
  • Boye Steel Crochet hook size 1 (2.25mm) for working crochet thread
  • Steel Crochet hook size 7 (1.65mm) for working boutonniere (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 skein black brown DMC #3371 (or choice of hair color) embroidery floss
  • small amount of thin gold braid or metallic gold crochet thread for ring
  • Small amount of polyester fiberfill.
  • Tapestry needle
  • Washable fabric glue.

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