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Crochet: Free pattern-jacket, booties and blanket. I love this. Love love love. It is very retro looking, and could be cute for a boy or a girl.
Madder: Patterns: lovebug booties
Bitty baby booties -- free pattern that took blogger 30 mins. to knit (see notes about how she knit them backwards and sewed them inside out, which hid the seams and made the shape more rounded than original).
sweetjane PDF baby quilt PATTERN or Lap Quilt.... Layer Cake, Fat Quarters, or scraps ...Sassy Frass
Trinity Scarf Crochet Pattern DIY Scarf or Oversized by Stolenhook, $5.99
Probably the most useful sunbathing diy ever!!! DIY Repurposed Towel - 35 Summery DIY Projects And Activities For The Best Summer Ever
maybe make something like this as a beret instead of a beanie