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Make a Dreamcatcher with Different Motifs

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  The Dreamcatcher shown above was made by crocheting different motifs and joining them together to fit inside the hoop. Then the joined motifs are attached to the hoop using yarn and a yarn needle. Below I describe how I made this dreamcatcher. You can modify and use different motifs to fit the hoop you are using or to make the size you want. For this dreamcatcher I used motifs from MOD Zhurnal crochet magazine. I have several of these magazines from http://www.duplet-crochet.com/ and they are an amazing resource.  This is the magazine that I used. These two pages, I have marked in yellow the motifs that I used for my dreamcatcher. The hoop I am using is 12 inches in diameter and the yarn I use is fingering weight yarn and the hook I used is 3-3.5mm. I used a total of 5 motifs that fit in my hoop. Here are the motifs arranged inside the hoop. I try to make an arrangement that is interesting to look at, dynamic and not symmetrical. There are some spaces or gaps where it may be possibl

Crocheted and Beaded Jewelry

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I made these several months ago, I can't remember when, could've been a year ago. The white ones are crocheted in cotton and the gray are in natural linen. I got the lovely fabric a week ago from a shop in the city. How are you today? I hope you are doing well.