Purple and white colour blocked Barbie crochet couture

purple-barbie1This time I decided to play with colour blocking using a deep vibrant purple and white cotton crochet thread.  This one has a halter neckline with horizontal blocking on the upper body, vertical stripes on the lower body, and alternating shells on the skirt.  It closes with a button at the neck, top of the back, and a snap at the waist.  I accessorized this one with a genuine amethyst gemstone bead necklace on a silver plate chain, a white pearl and purple glass bead bracelet, and a white straw hat with a crochet edge and band with a silk rose accent.

purple-barbie2I decided not to add any beads this time but I think the various patterns give it enough going on.

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About sysclp

I do a lot of different things. I am a horse racing photographer, I make jewelry, and I crochet. Here I will mostly concentrate on crochet. I live in Ontario, Canada, now but I am from the deep South and lived in Alabama before I moved here.
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