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Category Scheepjes Publications, Accessories, Soft Toys, Baby, YARN - The After Party
Suggested yarn Organicon
Type Rattle
Technique crochet
Sizes 17 x 7cm (6.5 x 2.8in)
Languages dutch english-uk english-us german french swedish spain
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YARN - The After Party 56 Ice Cream Rattle

By Joke Postma

The adorably delectable Ice Cream Rattles designed by Joke Postma have been crocheted using Scheepjes Organicon! More than just a fun little project to make between something larger, these sweet, rattling ice creams make wonderful gifts for new parents and their little ones. Both Ice Cream Rattles have been crocheted using Scheepjes Organicon in 50-gram balls. This soft yarn has been made from 100% organic cotton and is highly suited to creating a range of other items for babies and children. Inside each ice cream is a rattling device which creates a stimulating sound which can be heard when shaking the rattle. Each rattle measures 17 x 7cm.

Made from 100% organic cotton, Scheepjes Organicon is part of a global movement towards reducing resource consumption and conscious production methods. Alongside the benefits of organic farming on water quality, land fertility and energy use, organic cotton is an exceptionally soft fibre that is delicate for you and your little one's skin! This makes Scheepjes Organicon a particularly suitable yarn for creating garments, stuffed toys and accessories for babies and toddlers, as well as garments for adults with a sensitive touch.


  • Scheepjes Organicon (100% Organic Soft Cotton; 50g/170m)
    Yarn A: 208 Peach Fuzz x 1 ball
    Yarn B: 206 Soft Blossom x 1 ball
    Yarn C: 214 Glacier x 1 ball
    Yarn D: 207 Apple Blossom x 1 ball
    Yarn E: 219 Oxygen x 1 ball
    Yarn F: 216 Soft Sky x 1 ball
    Yarn G: 213 Sapling x 1 bal
    Yarn H: 217 Fresh Air x 1 ball
    Yarn I: scrap black yarn
  • 2.5mm crochet hook
  • 38cm baby bell
  • Polyester filling
  • Stitch marker

The pattern for the Ice Cream Rattle, designed by Joke Postma, is featured in YARN - The After Party 56. This issue of YARN - The After Party is available as a printed booklet in English (UK), Dutch, German and Swedish via Scheepjes retailers, or as a digital download via Ravelry in these languages plus English (US), French and Spanish.

About the designer

Joke Postma of Jookz is a Dutch designer who has released numerous crochet pattern books (in Dutch only). Among her successes are books Baby’s Boerderijbeestjes (English: Petting Zoo Animals for Babies) and Box, Bed and Buggy Haken, both containing a wide variety of gorgeous patterns designed with little ones in mind, like stuffed toys, and playful accessories.

Other patterns by Joke Postma