September/October 09

Lacy River Rocks

Bring nature indoors with these gorgeous crochet-covered rocks. Designed by ecoartist Margaret Oomen, they make great paper weights or simple objects of beauty.

By Margaret Oomen

YARN
AUNT LYDIA'S Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10, each ball approx 350yd/320m (cotton)
• 1 ball #226 Natural (A)
• 1 ball #021 Linen (B)
NOTE: One ball of thread will make 5 to 6 covers.

CROCHET HOOK
• Size 8 (1.5mm) steel crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

NOTIONS
• River rocks, variety of colors and shapes—about 3–4"/7.5–10cm at widest point
• Stitch marker
• Thread needle

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