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I'm a self-taught crafter, of a variety of different crafts and mediums. My latest passion has been crocheting!
Just over a year ago, we moved up to God's country where the winters can be ...

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Dress Style 'Friendly Lil Ladies' Swim

from A Crocheted Simplicity
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Dress Style 'Friendly Lil Ladies' Swim
Dress Style 'Friendly Lil Ladies' Swim

Pattern Description:

New Pattern Release Sale until Friday at Midnight CST, May 17th

PLEASE NOTE: This pattern pack is for my Hooded Dress Style Cover-Up. To purchase my PONCHO STYLE Cover-Up, please use the following link:

51 Pages and LOADS OF FUN!!!

Your little one is sure to be the "Friendliest Lil' Lady" on the beach, at the splash parks or in your own backyard or after their bath, this summer while sporting their very own A-D-O-R-A-B-L-E little lady, 100% Cotton, Swim Cover-Up!

"Friendly Lil' Ladies" Swim Cover-Ups are very unique and stylish and sure to be a hit with your favorite little lady. :)

What's included in this pattern pack?
~ Individual instructions for the following sizes:
0-6m / 6-12m / 12-24m / 3/4T / 5-7yrs / 8-10yrs
~ Individual instructions (including lots of photos) for making each of the Four characters: Holly I. Hippo, Katy L. Kitty, Millie N. Monster & Ualani V. Unicorn
~ Another quick note regarding the characters: Each character has their own facial features, there are no two alike.
~ Additional Tutorials on different crochet techniques (no need to google stitches or techniques that may be new to you)
~The "Belly" of the characters also doubles as a "pocket" for little hands or beach treasures
~ ALL of this and MORE in the 51 Pages of F-U-N that is this pattern!
~ And I can't forget, it also includes Excellent Customer Service if you should need me, I'm always here to help! :D

The following is a list of the approximate amount of yarn needed per size:
0 - 6 months ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 450 yards
6 - 12 months ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 480 - 500 yards
12 - 24 months ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 550 - 575 yards
3 - 4 years ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 550 - 600 yards
5 - 7 years ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 650 - 675 yards
8 - 10 years ~ Approximate amount of cotton yarn needed: 700 - 750 yards

Please Add 42 yards to the Unicorn to complete the mane.

Stitches used in this pattern are: Ch, Sl St, Sc, Hdc, Dc, Trc, Sc2tog, Hdc2tog, Dc2tog. For any special sts used, there are photo tutorials included.

This is my ABSOLUTE FAVORITE pattern to date! It includes a lot of great information, techniques and photos and is SO customizable! Mix and match the different character's features to create many other great animals or your own individual character!

Swim Cover-Up design is an 'A Crocheted Simplicity' Original Design.

Check Out my "Friendly Lil' Monsters" Pattern Pack here:

Pattern is available as an Etsy Direct Download. You can also find me on Ravelry (Jennifer Pionk Designs) or Craftsy (Jennifer Pionk).

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I apologize but due to the nature of this listing, I can not give refunds. Thank you for understanding.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 0-6 months thru 10 years