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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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Turtle Shell and Hat (Photography Prop)

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Turtle Shell and Hat (Photography Prop)
Turtle Shell and Hat (Photography Prop)
Turtle Shell and Hat (Photography Prop)
Turtle Shell and Hat (Photography Prop)

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sc, hdc, dbl, slst, join,
  • sew pieces together

Pattern Description:

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 and very popular Turtle hat & 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.


Using K Hook:
6 hdc = 2 inches
5 rows = 2 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Fits Newborns


  • Size K crochet hook
  • Worste Weight Yarn in Colors of choice
  • Yarn Needle