This is also sometimes called a Church Purse. It is crocheted using a dishwashing detergent bottle for a base. Any oval bottle will work. When it is closed it is a purse, and opened it is a baby cradle. ***I remember the one my grandmother made for me!
Looks so much like knitting! This free crochet mitten pattern uses the waistcoat stitch (aka the center single crochet stitch) to create a classic knit look. And the Lion Brand Fishermen's Wool makes them naturally water resistant! Get the free Morning Mi