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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Crochet 8 Petal Flower Coaster

Crochet 8 Petal Flower Coaster


ccoaster

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Supplies:
Red Heart Love Yellow
F hook
Dimensions 4"X 4"
Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
 Crochet a Coaster Video


Rnd 1: work 8 sc in the magic circle, sl st
Rnd 2: ch 2(counts as a dc), dc in the same stitch as the ch 2, *Ch 1, work 2 dc the next sc, *Repeat around, sl st -16 dc
Rnd 3: sl st into Ch 1 space, Ch 2(counts as a dc), dc, Ch 1, 2 dc in the Ch 1 space, *2dc, ch 1, 2dc in the next Ch 1 space (v-stitch made), *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2.
Rnd 4: sl st into the ch 2, and the first dc, *work 6 dc in the Ch 1 space, sc in betwee

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Crochet Sunflower Coaster

Crochet Sunflower Coaster


flower

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Supplies:
Red Heart Love Yellow and Brown
G hook
Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain
 How to Make a Sunflower Coaster Video:

Start with Brown yarn, work 8 sc in the magic circle, sl st
Rnd 2: ch 2(counts as a dc), dc in the same stitch as the ch 2, and work 2 dc in each sc around, sl st -16 dc
Rnd 3: ch 2(counts as a dc), *2 dc in the next dc, dc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st -24 dc
Rnd 4: sl st With Yellow yarn, ch 2(counts as a dc), dc, ch 1, 2 dc in the same stitch, skip next stitch, *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc in the next stitch (V-stitch made), skip next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 5: sl st into the ch 2, and the first dc, *work 6 dc in the ch 1 space, sc in between the v-stitch, *Repeat around, sl st

Monday, March 23, 2015

Crochet Head Scarf

Crochet Head Scarf

heads

I made this to wear during the summer months! I always thought the head scarf looked so casual and fun to wear. I hope you enjoy this pattern!

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You Tube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/amray767

Supplies:
Red Heart Love Purple and White yarn
G hook
 
Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain
 
Row 1: Ch 2, work 2 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, Turn -2 sc
Row 2: Ch 4 (Counts as a Dc and Ch 1), Dc in the same stitch as the Ch 4, ch 1, dc in the next dc, Turn -3 dc
Row 3: Ch 4 (Counts as a Dc and Ch 1), Dc in the same stitch as the Ch 4, work ch 1 and dc in the next dc, *work ch 1 and dc in last dc, *Twice at the last dc, Turn -5 dc
Row 4: Ch 4 (Counts as a Dc and Ch 1), Dc in the same stitch as the Ch 4, ( ch 1, dc) in the next 4 dc, Turn (No Increase made in the last dc) -6 dc
Row 5: Ch 4 (Counts as a Dc and Ch 1), Dc in the same stitch as the Ch 4, (ch 1, dc,) in the next 4 dc, *work ch 1, dc in last dc *Twice at the last dc, Turn (Increase made in the last dc) -8 dc
Rows 6- 23: You will alternate between rows 4-5, so you did row 5, now you will go back to row 4 and dont make an increase the end, but you middle count will increase each row, then go to row 5, and make an increase(*work ch 1, dc in last dc *Twice at the last dc row at the end), so go back and forth until you get to row 23 or how wide you want it.
 
With White yarn, then sc, around the entire edge of the head scarf, then go to row 23 and on each side, chain 50 on each side and then turn and sc on in the 2nd sc from the hook and sc in each sc across to make a thick tie, Make 2. Fasten off.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Crochet Baby Ribbon Hat (0-3 months)

Crochet Baby Ribbon Hat (0-3 months)

 haty
 
Supplies:
Caron Soft yarn
Ribbon, 1 inch wide
Hook
 
Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain
tb=treble crochet
 
Newborn baby head circumference: 13″ – 14″, Hat height = 5.5 to 6″= J hook,
 
Hat
Instructions:  J hook
rnd 1. Create a Magic Circle and Work 12 dc in the ring, sl st.  -12 sts.
 
Magic Circle Video

rnd 2. ch 2 (counts as the first stitch), dc in same st. as joining, 2dc in each st. around. join with sl st on top of chain 2. -24 sts.
rnd 3. ch 2 (counts as the first stitch), *2dc in next st., dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -36 sts.
rnds 4-7.  ch 2, dc in each stitch around. join with sl st. -36 sts. *Repeat for 4 Rounds Total.
 
rnd 8. ch 3, treble crochet in each dc around, sl st -36 sts. Take Ribbon and weave it in and out of each Treble crochet and tie bow on the opposite side of the seam.
 
rnd 9. ch 2, dc in each stitch around. join with sl st. -36 sts.
 
rnd 10. sl st, *work 4 hdc in the next dc, sl st in the next dc, *Repeat around, join with a sl st.
 
 

Friday, March 20, 2015

Crochet Ruffle Skirt (Girls size 2, 4)

Crochet Ruffle Skirt (Girls size 2, 4)

skirt

Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain
2dctog= 2 double crochet together decrease

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For those requesting larger sizes; I only have the baby size for now, because I had a baby dress and baby doll to compare it to, I dont know about making it bigger right now, and that dress took me a while to make and I have a torn muscle in my shoulder.


Ribbon, any kind is fine, as long as it fits in the triple crochet belt space
(Girls size 2, 4)
Finished waist: 20", 22"
Directions are for size 2 and 4, if you want a smaller size, then use less chains for the waist. Use your measuring tape to measure. **If you want a smaller or larger size, Measure around the waist of the child and chain the length around the waist and then follow the pattern as it written below.

Supplies:
I hook
Red Heart Love Purple and White yarn, 1 1/2 skeins of Purple and less than 1/2 of white or any 4 ply yarn would work,
Ribbon, I used 1 inch thick ribbon or you can do a 1/2 ribbon too
(Chain 66 for size 2, or 72 for si
ze 4), join to first ch to form a loop. Be careful not to twist it.
I hook with Purple yarn
Rnd 1. sc in each stitch around, sl st. (66,72)
Rnd 2. ch 3, triple crochet in each stitch around, sl st in beg chain. (66,72) (this will be the ribbon belt loops)
Rnd 3 ch 1, sc in each stitch around, sl st (66,72)
Rnd 4: ch 2, dc in each back loop stitch around, sl st. (66,72)
Rnd 5. *ch 2(counts as dc), dc in the next back loops, *work 2 dc in the next back loop, dc in the next two back loops, sl st, *Repeat around.
Rnds 6-12. ch 2, *dc in each back loop around, *Repeat around, sl st
Take Ribbon and skip two triple crochet and insert in the next loop, *Repeat around, then in the center front, opposite side of the seam, skip 4 triple crochet in between the two ends of ribbon and connect the two ends of the ribbon and make a bow.
For Size 4, I would continue the length to 6 more rounds

Ruffles: Start with Purple yarn
Rnd 1: sl st into Rnd 2 back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the previous v-stitch from rnd 1, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2 of the previous v-stitch from rnd 1) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.
Skip Two Rounds of back loops. Slip Stitch into the 3rd rounds of back loops.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with White yarn.
Rnd 1: A new set of Ruffles; sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.
Now the Last Two sets of Ruffles, Will be done the same way, The next set of Ruffles will be done with Pink yarn, Skip two Rounds of back loops, sl st in the 3rd round.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with Purple yarn.
Rnd 1: sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc),*work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off. Skip two Rounds of back loops, sl st in the 3rd round.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with White yarn.
Rnd 1: sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc), *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.
Alternate between the two colors of yarn for each round of set of 3 Ruffles.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Crochet Cute Girl Hat (All Sizes)

Crochet Cute Girl Hat (All Sizes)      

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Crochet Hat sizes with this Double crochet pattern   

Newborn baby head circumference, 13" - 14", Hat height = 5.5 to 6"= D hook, 
Baby 3 to 6 months, Head Cir, 14" - 17 ", Hat height= 6.5 - 7"=E hook, 
baby 6-12 months, 16"-19" head cir., hat length=6.5-7"=F hook,
toddler-preschooler (12 months-3 yrs), 18"-20" head cir., hat length=7" =G hook, 
child 3-10 yrs, head cir., 19"-20 1/2 "", hat length= 7.5"=H hook, 
teens, head cir., 20 1/2"-22", hat length, 7.5-8"=I hook, 
Adult women, 21.5"-22.5", hat length, 8"= J
 
My Crochet You Tube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/amray767
Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sc=single crochet
dc=double crochet
sl st=slip stitch
Supplies:
I used Caron Soft yarn
H hook, Yarn needle
Ribbon
child 3-10 yrs, head cir., 19"-20 1/2 "", hat length= 7.5"=H hook, 

Instructions:
H hook
white yarn yarn
For my 2 1/2 year old it fit nice and snug but in a comfortable way so if you want it a bit looser go up a hook size.
ch 5- slip stitch to form a ring,
rnd 1. ch 3, 11 dc in ring, join with sl st. on top of ch 3. -12 sts.
rnd 2. ch 2, dc in same st. as joining, 2dc in each st. around. join with sl st on top of chain 2. -24 sts.
rnd 3. ch 2 counts as the first stitch, *2dc in next st., dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -36 sts.
rnd 4. ch 2, dc in the next st., 2dc in the next sts., *dc in the next two stitches, 2dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -48 sts.
rnd 5. ch 2, dc in the next two stitches, 2dc in the next st., *dc in the next three stitches, 2dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -60 sts.
rnds 6- Ch 2, dc in each dc around, *Repeat around, sl st. -60 sts. Repeat this round until the hat reaches 6.5 inches from the top to bottom.
 
Last round: sl st, *work 5 hdc in the next dc, sl st in the next dc, *Repeat around. sl st
 
Ringlets:  I hook, chain 35, work a dc in the 3rd chain from the hook, dc in each chain across, Fasten off. Make 6
 
Take your Hook and wrap the Ringlet around the hook to create a Ringlet. Attach 3 Ringlets on each side of the hat. Wrap a ribbon around the 3 Ringlets on each side of the hat. You could use a yarn stiffener and spray with water and stiffener onto the ringlets to harden them.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Crochet Headband with Interchangeable Flower

Crochet Headband with Interchangeable Flower


headband

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My Crochet You Tube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/amray767

Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sc=single crochet
dc=double crochet
sl st=slip stitch

Supplies:
Caron Soft Pink and White yarn
G Hook, H hook, Yarn needle
1/2" button

Head Sizes:
Newborn baby head circumference, 13" - 14" 
Baby 3 to 6 months, Head Cir, 14" - 17 " 
baby 6-12 months, 16"-19" head cir
toddler-preschooler (12 months-3 yrs), 18"-20"
child 3-10 yrs, head cir., 19"-20 1/2 "
teens, head cir., 20 1/2"-22"
Adult women, 21.5"-22.5"
Measure around the head and then subtract 2 inches. So if you make this for a toddler and the her head circumference is 18 inches, then you subtract 2 inches and then make length of the headband 16 inches.
 How to Crochet a Headband Video

Headband: G hook (Two sizes, Larger or Smaller Size)
2 inches wide
Row 1: Chain 11, work dc in the 5th chain from the hook, skip a chain, *Ch 1, dc in the next, skip a chain, *Repeat across, Turn -5 dc
Row 2: sc in each dc across, Turn -8 sc
Row 3: Chain 4 (Counts as dc and ch 1) skip a sc, *dc in the next sc(above the previous dc), skip a sc, Ch 1, dc in the next, Turn -5 dc
Repeat Rounds 2 and 3, by alternating between the two rounds, Make the headband 2 inches shorter in length. So I made this for a toddler sized head, which was 18 inches, and I made the headband length 16 inches long. 18"-2"=16 inches.
Smaller Headband: 1 1/2" wide
Row 1: Chain 9, work dc in the 5th chain from the hook, skip a chain, *Ch 1, dc in the next, skip a chain, *Repeat across, Turn -4 dc
Row 2: sc in each dc across, Turn -6 sc
Row 3: Chain 4 (Counts as dc and ch 1) skip a sc, *dc in the next sc(above the previous dc), skip a sc, Ch 1, dc in the next, Turn -4 dc
Repeat Rows 2 and 3, by alternating between the two rows, Make the headband 2 inches shorter in length. So I made this for a toddler sized head, which was 18 inches, and I made the headband length 16 inches long. 18"-2"=16 inches.
Sew the ends together. Then sew the button on the center of the headband. Fasten your flowers on top of the buttons.
 6 Petal Flower Video:

Flower:
H hook (Video above)
chain 6, sl st to join to create a ring.
Rnd 1. work 12 sc in the ring, sl st.
Rnd 2. *chain 3, skip next sc, sl st in the next sc, *Repeat around for a total of 6(chain 3 spaces).
Rnd 3. sl st into the chain 3 space, ch 1, work 4 dc, ch 1, sl st in the same chain 3 space, *sl st in the next chain 3 space, ch 1, work 4 dc, ch 1, sl st in the same chain 3 space, *Repeat around for a total of 6 petals.
Bp sl st=back post slip stitch
Rnd 4. Bp sl st around the first post, chain 4, Bp sl st in the next, *Repeat around for total of 6(Bp sl sts)
Rnd 5. *sl st into the chain 4, ch 2, work 5 treble crochet, ch 2, sl st into the same chain 4, *Repeat around for a total of 6 pedals. Fasten off. Weave in the ends.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Crochet 0-3 Months Dress

Crochet 0-3 Months Dress

dress

Abbreviations:
dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain

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Supplies:
H hook
Caron soft Pink and Cream yarn, 1 1/2 skeins of Pink and less than 1/2 of white or any 4 ply yarn would work, I found the soft yarn is nice, but can be heavy.
Ribbon, I used 1 inch thick ribbon

Top part of the dress
Make 2
Row 1: chain 35, work a dc in the 3rd chain from the hook, dc in each ch across, Turn -33 dc
Row 2: Ch 1, 2dctog decrease twice, dc in the next 26 dc across, 2dctog decrease twice, Turn -30
Row 3: Ch 1, 2dctog decrease twice, dc in the next 22 dc across, 2dctog decrease twice, Turn -26
Row 4: Ch 1, 2dctog decrease, dc in the next  22 dc across, 2dctog decrease, Turn -24
Rows 5: Ch 1, dc in each dc across, Turn -24
Row 6: sl st in the next two dc, Ch 1, dc in the same stitch as sl st, dc in the next 3 dc, hdc in the next 3 dc, sc in the next 8 dc, hdc in the next 3 dc, dc in the next 4 dc, leave last stitch unworked, Turn
Rows 7-9: Ch 1, dc in the next 4, Turn -4 dc (Repeat Three times) Fasten off (That create one strap)
For the other strap: Slip stitch onto the other side of row 6, Ch 1, dc into the next 4 dc,  Turn
Rows 10-11: (The other Strap) Ch 1, dc in the next 4, Turn -4 dc (Repeat Twice) Fasten off
Take both front and back of the dress and sew the straps together and the bottom of Rows 1 and 2 together, Leave the other rows open for the arm holes.

Bottom part of the Dress
Round 1:  Use K hook, Sl st into the bottom of Row 1 at the back of the top back part of the dress. Ch 1, dc in each stitch around. st st Now turn the dress inside out so all the sewn seams are under neath.(Now you will work in rounds) Take Ribbon, and go in and out of every other Dc, and create a bow in the front part of the dress.
Rnds 2: Ch 3, dc in each back loop around, sl st
Rnds 3-13: Ch 2 , dc in each back loop around, sl st, Repeat 11 times. Fasten off.

Ruffles: Start with Pink yarn
Rnd 1: sl st into Rnd 2 back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the previous v-stitch from rnd 1, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2 of the previous v-stitch from rnd 1) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.
Skip Two Rounds of back loops. Slip Stitch into the 3rd rounds of back loops.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with White yarn.
Rnd 1: A new set of Ruffles; sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.
Now the Last Two sets of Ruffles, Will be done the same way, The next set of Ruffles will be done with Pink yarn, Skip two Rounds of back loops, sl st in the 3rd round.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with Pink yarn.
Rnd 1: sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop,  *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off. Skip two Rounds of back loops, sl st in the 3rd round.
Now Sl St into the 3rd round of back loops with White yarn.
Rnd 1: sl st into the back loop in the back with the sl st, Ch 3(counts as first dc), work a dc, ch 2, 2 dc, skip next back loop, *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch made), skip next back loop, *Repeat around, sl st.
Rnd 2. sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st
Rnd 3: sl st into the chain 2 of the v-stitch, Ch 3(counts as first dc) *work 2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc (v-stitch in the chain 2) *Repeat around, sl st (same except just a chain 1) Fasten off.

Top Trim of the Dress
White yarn and H hook
Sl st into the top of the neck part of the dress, see the picture above, in the next stitch, *work 3 hdc, sl st in the next stitch, *Repeat around, Fasten off.

Shoulder Ruffle
both Shoulders
Pink yarn, H hook
In the Shoulder of Row 9, sl st with pink yarn. ch 3(counts as first dc), work dc, ch 2, work 2 dc, *in the next stitch work 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, *Repeat across for 6 v-stitches, in each stitch. Fasten off.

Rose
White yarn
H hook
Chain 30
Row 1: Dc in 5th ch from hook, [ch 2, dc] in same st. *Ch 2, sk 2 ch, [dc,ch2,dc] in next ch; rep from * across, ending [dc,ch2,dc] in last ch turn.
Row 2: ch 3, [ 1 dc, 3 tr, 2 dc] in first ch-2 sp, *sc in the next ch-2 sp, [2 dc, 3 tr, 2 dc] in next ch-2 sp; rep from * across, ending sc in last ch- sp. Fasten off.
Now take the beginning and coil the rows together to create a rose, seen in the above picture.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Crochet Crocodile Stitch Neck Warmer

Crochet Crocodile Stitch Neck Warmer

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My Crochet You Tube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/amray767

I wanted to make this Neck warmer for my self after seeing the crocodile stitch. I think it's a pretty stitch and looks nice as a neck warmer scarf! I hope you enjoy the pattern and video!

Crocodile Stitch Video Part I
Crocodile Stitch Video Part II

Abbreviations: dc=double crochet
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain

crocodile scale= 5dc around the dc from top to bottom, ch 2, 5dc around the 2nd dc from bottom to top.

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Supplies:
H hook
Red Heart Mulit-colored Yarn,  1 1/2 Skeins
button (I bought the barrel button at Walmart)
Row 1: Chain 27, work two dc in the 6th chain from the hook, chain 1, skip two chains, work a dc, *chain 1, skip two chains, work 2 dc, chain 1, skip two chains, work a dc, *Repeat until the end, at the end, dc in the last chain, (13 dc)
Row 2: Turn, Ch 1, skip the the first dc, go back around the post of the first dc of the two dc, *work 5 dc around that dc post from top to bottom, ch 2, work 5 dc of the next dc post from bottom to top, sl st in the next dc, *Repeat across,  sl st in the in the 2nd chain of the last dc, (4 crocodile scales made)
Row 3: Turn, Chain 3, dc in the same stitch, ch 1, *work a dc in the center of the crocodile stitch, ch 1, work 2 dc in the sl st, *Repeat across, (14 dc)
Row 4:  Turn, Ch 1, *work 5 dc in the first dc from top to bottom, ch 2, work 5 dc in the 2nd dc from bottom to top, sl st in the next dc, *Repeat across, (5 crocodile scales made)
Row 5: Turn, Ch 1, sl st in the center of the crocodile stitch, ch 4, *work 2 dc in the sl st, ch 1, work dc in the center of the crocodile stitch, ch 1, *Repeat across, (13 dc)
Row 6: *Repeat row 2
Row 7: *Repeat row 3
Row 8: *Repeat row 4
Row 9: *Repeat row 5
Now for each 4 rows, repeat rows 2-5 until your desired length.

I worked this pattern up 40 Rows; If you want bigger scales, use a bigger scale.
I sewed a button on the bottom part and fastened it to secure the neck warmer.

butt

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Crochet Basket Weave Hat (All Sizes)

Crochet Basket Weave Hat (All Sizes)


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If you tell others about my work, please only link back to my blog, but don't copy my pattern to your site. Also you can sell anything you make from my patterns, but don't sell the free pattern. Thank you!

Crochet Hat sizes with this Double crochet pattern
Newborn baby head circumference, 13" - 14", Hat height = 5.5 to 6"= D hook, 
Baby 3 to 6 months, Head Cir, 14" - 17 ", Hat height= 6.5 - 7"=E hook, 
baby 6-12 months, 16"-19" head cir., hat length=6.5-7"=F hook,
toddler-preschooler (12 months-3 yrs), 18"-20" head cir., hat length=7" =G hook, 
child 3-10 yrs, head cir., 19"-20 1/2 "", hat length= 7.5"=H hook, 
teens, head cir., 20 1/2"-22", hat length, 7.5-8"=I hook, 
Adult women, 21.5"-22.5", hat length, 8"= J
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Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sc=single crochet
dc=double crochet
sl st=slip stitch
bpdc=back post double crochet
fpdc=front post double crochet

Supplies:
I used Red Heart Dark Pink yarn
J hook for an Adult size
Instructions:
Two ways to start this Hat with a Magic Circle or Do Rnd 1:
Here is a Magic Circle with Double Crochet Video, then Continue on to Rnd 2: or Do Rnd 1: Instead of the Magic Circle:
rnd 1: ch 5- slip stitch to form a ring, ch 3 (counts as a Dc), 11 dc in the ring, join with sl st. on top of ch 3. -12 sts.


rnd 2. ch 2, dc in same st. as joining, 2dc in each st. around. join with sl st on top of chain 2. -24 sts.
rnd 3. ch 2 counts as the first stitch, *2dc in next st., dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -36 sts.
rnd 4. ch 2, dc in the next st., 2dc in the next sts., *dc in the next two stitches, 2dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -48 sts.
rnd 5. ch 2, dc in the next two stitches, 2dc in the next st., *dc in the next three stitches, 2dc in the next stitch, repeat from *around, join with sl st. -60 sts.
rnd 6. ch 2, dc in each dc around, sl st
rnd 7. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 dc, bpdc in the next 3 dc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 8. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 dc, bpdc in the next 3 dc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 9. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 10. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 11. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 12. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 13.  ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 14. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3  bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 15. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 16. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 17. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnd 18. ch 2(doesnt count as a dc) *bpdc in the next 3 fpdc, fpdc in the next 3 bpdc, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2
rnds 19-20. *ch 2, hdc in each stitch around, sl st, *Repeat twice. Fasten off.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Crochet Crocodile Stitch Adult Size Booties with Videos

 Crochet Crocodile Stitch Adult Size Booties with Videos
 
booties

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Supplies:
K hook
Red Heart Pink yarn or whatever you prefer
yarn needle

Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sl st=slip stitch
sc=single crochet
hdc=half double crochet
ch=chain
fphdc= front post half double crochet

Adult Women Size
Two ways to make this below with two different sized hooks
Supplies:
K hook
Red Heart Love yarn, 4 ply
yarn needle
I made these slippers for myself. I wear about 8 1/2 size shoe. You will need to use measuring tape to help you with this pattern and the women's foot available if the shoe size is a different size.
Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sl st=slip stitch
sc=single crochet
hdc=half double crochet
ch=chain

Start: Make 2, K hook
Toe: Chain 2, work 5 hdc in the 2nd chain from hook, sl st
Rnd 2: *Work 2 hdc in each hdc around*Repeat around, sl st -10 hdc
Rnd 3: *hdc in the next, 2 hdc in the next hdc, *Repeat around, use a marker now, and dont use a sl st, -15 hdc
Rnd 4: *hdc in the next two hdc, 2 hdc in the next hdc, *Repeat around, sl st -20 hdc
Rnd 5: *hdc in the next three hdc, 2 hdc in the next hdc, *Repeat around, sl st -25 hdc
Rnds 6-cont.: Hdc in each hdc around, (work in continual rounds without a slip stitch, use a marker)*Repeat this round until the toe Reaches 5.5 inches long, Now if your Foot is smaller then a size 8.5, then you will crochet up to the about a 1/2  inch away from your ankle and stop until the next rows below.
toe

Next Rows: This is the opening of the Slipper where the foot goes in: Now Chain 1, and Turn, *hdc in each hdc around until you reach the marker from the last round, Chain 1 and Turn, *Repeat this until your slipper reaches 10.5 inches long or about 4.5 inches from the end of the last round of the toe to end of the heel, or  if your foot is a different shoe size, crochet until you can close the last rows together and it fits comfortably without the slipper coming lose when you walk.
Once your slipper reaches the length to fit a women, then take the ends of the last round, and slip stitch across to close it for the heel. Then at the end, I turn it inside out, so the heel seem won't show. . Now fasten off and weave in the ends.

slipper
 
K hook for this Crocodile Stitch part.
Now For the Crocodile Stitch Part:
With your yarn Attach the yarn in the middle of the top part of heel.
Single crochet around the opening of the bootie once. sl st. -27 sc, Make sure you end with 27 sc.
 
v-stitch= (hdc, ch 1, hdc)
Rnd 1: Ch 3, hdc in same stitch,* skip sc, v-st in next ch, rep from * around, join with sl st on top of first hdc. – 15 v-stitches
Rnd 2: Ch 2 (counts as a hdc), working from top to bottom around post of first hdc of first V-st, work 3 fphdc, turn work so v-st is sideways, ch 1, working from bottom to top around post of second hdc of v-st, work 4 fphdc , * skip next v st, working from top to bottom work 4 fphdc around post of first hdc of next v st, ch 1, turn work so v-st is sideways, working from bottom to top around post of second hdc of v st, work 4 fphdc, rep from * around; join with sl st in top of first hdc.- 7 crocodile stitches in total.
Rnd 3: Ch 3, hdc in same st, v-stitch in the center of the crocodile stich,  *v-st in next ch 1 sp,  v-stitch in the center of the next crocodile stitch, repeat from * to * around;  join with sl st in top of first hdc
Rnd 4: Repeat rnd 2 into alternate v-st
Rnd 5: Repeat rnd 3
Rnd 6: Repeat rnd 2 into alternate v-st
Fasten off and Weave in the ends.