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Crochet a Ziggy Stardust / Aladdin Sane Lightning Bolt – Get the Celebrated Motif Pattern FREE!

Crochet a Ziggy Stardust / Aladdin Sane Lightning Bolt – Get the Celebrated Motif Pattern FREE!

David Bowie has said that he considers Aladdin Sane (a lad insane) to be the final evolution of Ziggy Stardust … essentially “Ziggy goes to America.” The album Aladdin Sane was the first one he made as a superstar and it was clear the character had to be retired so Bowie could evolve as an artist. His famous lightning bolts from that era still inspire people to this day…

Case in point, this lightning bolt pattern from Dora! You could put it on t-shirts, afghans, jean jackets, hats – anything!

Aladdin Sane Lightning Bolt

Aladdin Sane Lightning Bolt

Get the pattern free via Ravelry, designed by Dora.

FREE PATTERN: Stardust Lightning Bolt by Doris


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