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Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Red, White and Blue Barbie

Red, White and Blue Barbie Dress

Supplies needed;
1 size 2 (C) crochet hook
1 white 1 inch pony tail holder
white yarn
blue yarn
red star buttons

Round one: With white yarn, work 30 single crochet stitches around the white pony tail holder, join with a sl st in the first sc, chain 2
Round two: double crochet 30 stitches, chain 2
Round Three:  double crochet in the next stitch, dc2tog. Now continue this same pattern until the end of the round (you should have decreased to 11 stitches).
Round Four, Double crochet 11 stitches
Continue repeating Round Four until bodice measures 2 1/2 inches.  Change to blue yarn.
Round one with blue yarn: Triple crochet two times in next stitch, chain one, continue with this pattern until the end of the round
Round two with blue yarn: Triple crochet and continue with this pattern the next few rounds until the skirt measures 2 1/2 inches, tie off. 
Sew the red star buttons on the bodice. 

Now Barbie is ready for all those Fourth of July poolside BBQ's!


  1. This is great! I love the photo too!

  2. Well if that's not the cutest thing ever!
    I'm always so amazed by how patriotic Americans are - now
    I see even the dolls get in on the act lol

  3. Ah check out Barbie in her hand made custom outfit!
    It reminds me of my childhood - Mom sitting on the floor playing Barbies with us and sewing clothes for our dolls.
    Thanks for the trip down memory lane.

  4. SO cute :) I wish I knew how to crochet!! I would so make this for Abby when she starts getting Barbies!

  5. That is cute! Wish I knew how to crochet.

  6. This is great :)

    Thanks for sharing with us at welcome to the weekend blog hop :)

  7. LOVE! LOVE! LOVE! I am BEYOND happy to see a positive post on the ol' girl. She's getting such a bad rap these days. Always loved her and always will.
    Beautiful crochet.

  8. Times like this I think I need a girl ;) This is cute!

    Thanks for linking up to Super Sunday at Who Needs a Cape! Can't wait to see what you bring us next!

  9. My Barbies will be making an appearance in a couple of weeks (an impromptu Barbie fashion show).

    RW&B Barbie is tres adorbs - but the gal needs more bling!

    Popped by from ISBMTF hop.

  10. Hi, Evelyn, I wanted to let you know that I featured your Barbie!! So darned cute. Pinned also. Linda

  11. Love this! I wish I had someone still into Barbie. :D


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