Experiment with New Crochet Stitches by Making Doll Clothes

Crocheting doll clothes is a great way to experiment with new stitches and trying out different types of yarn. They’re quick projects and as you’re learning a new stitch, it’s ok if you make mistakes because the kids that will play with the clothes won’t notice or care.

I recently learned the V, bauble, star and arcade stitches. They weren’t difficult and are oh so pretty!

Here are examples of my work and links to the sources I used to learn the new stitches. I prefer step-by-step instructions with photos over videos because I can move at my own pace, however, if you prefer video instructions, there are plenty available.

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Wildlife Encounters Can Have Deadly Consequences for Humans, Animals

News this week about a baby bobcat that had to be euthanized after it bit someone was sad and a lesson about handling wildlife. Even though it was only three weeks old, the bobcat had to be euthanized to check for rabies.

It’s not optional.

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