Blackberry Bear Looped Jacket crocheted in shades of peachy-pink
This one of a kind crocheted jacket, in a women's size medium to large, is a unique pattern to Blackberry Bear. I use an antique crochet stitch that I found in an old English pamphlet of fancy crochet stitches, and create the piece as I work. Starting from my extensive sewing experience and with knowledge of fitting the piece, I begin with the back, then work each front side, and finish by crocheting the sleeves. After sewing all the pieces together to create the jacket, I then crochet all around the cuffs and the piece itself to finish the edges with a simple single crochet edge.
The colors in this piece range from a dusty peachy rose, to a light brown sugar, with a very fine pink metallic worked in for subtle sparkle. The darkest color, a true rose to almost azalea, sets off the other colors and brings out the reddish tint in the hand carved wooden button closure at the neckline.
You may custom order this jacket should you wish, and I can make it to your requested measurements. I have made it in a longer version, and have made a more cropped style as well. This one would fall just a bit below the waist, with just a bit more than a 3/4 sleeve length to show off a bracelet or some sleeve below the cuff.
The yarn includes: Acrylic, nylon, polyester, rayon, cotton, wool, metallic. The one yarn with wool in it is 75% acrylic and 25% very soft wool; you wouldn't even know the wool was there except for the very nice definition and 'hand' of the one yarn. It could be spot cleaned by hand in a pinch; dry cleaning would probably be the best option, though eventually the pink metallic might lose it's color if dry cleaned too often.
First Item: $ 20.00
Additional Items: $ 2.50
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