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Crocodile Scarf Tail « Cult of Crochet. So this is where I’m up to with the crocodile scarf.

Crocodile Scarf Tail « Cult of Crochet

I looked at a few different websites explaining the crocodile stitch and while everyone does seem to do it slightly differently once I got my head around the general idea it was actually very easy. I also discovered that my main issue with watching videos to learn stitches is that I get bored after about 10 seconds. Apart from videos there didn’t seem to be much of anything else and what there was was quite sketchy and vague. ~ Squircle v-3 ~ ~ version 3 ~ Materials:- 4-ply ww acrylic yarn - small amount for circle - small amount soft white- J hook Size: 5" Notes:- ch 2 at beginning of Rnds 1 and 2 do not count as a stitch- I crochet tight, so you may want to adjust the size of your crochet hook Directions:Rnd 1: With circle color ch 3, 12 dc in 3rd ch from hook.

~ Squircle v-3 ~

Join with a sl st to 1st dc. (12 dc) Rnd 2: Ch 2, 2 dc in each dc around. How to crochet ric-rac. Hey there!

How to crochet ric-rac.

What are you up to this fine Monday morning? Since my post last week, I've had so many emails and comments asking about the recipe for homemade, hooked ric-rac, that I thought I'd do a little how to. Seamless + symmetrical « November :: mystery crochet project Hooks at the ready!

seamless + symmetrical «

Let's get started with this month's mystery crochet project. To make this project all you need to know how to do is to make a basic granny square. Don't worry if you're just starting out and you are more of a beginner, this post has been… With 43 comments. Simple snowflake « Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a string of snowflakes!

simple snowflake «

So instead of making the Christmas Chutney I began crocheting snowflakes. Feel like hooking a few flakes in a hurry! You’ll find the pattern below, enjoy!! Simple Snowflake Australian/UK Ch 8, join with a sl st to form a ring. Rnd 1: Ch 3, work 1 tr into ring, ch 3, * work 2 tr into ring, ch 3 rep from * 4 times, join with a sl st into top of beg ch-3.

Rnd 2: Sl st into next tr and ch-3 sp, ch 1, * work 1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc, ch 6, 1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc into ch-3 sp, rep from * 5 times, join with a sl st into first dc. Fasten off. Grandma Tree Tutorial. Grandma Trees...

Grandma Tree Tutorial

My Grandma's legsare large and wide,People say they are trunks in disguise.If this is the case,then I'm relieved to say.Her arms must be branchesthat can hold me all day. Onderzetter. Crochet flower tutorial. Crocheting school. Crocheted Bobble Edging Tutorial. Today I am posting a tutorial on how to make a very simple crocheted bobble edging.

Crocheted Bobble Edging Tutorial

I mentioned before that I wanted to play around with ideas for edging off Nani's Hexagon blanket and I wanted something that reflects her happy, quirky personality. The hexagon blanket is being made (and here I assure you...I have stuck to the goal of doing two hex's every day until it is finished...yes, yes, I know the year is only 4 days old :) .....) in hectic, bright colours, because that just what Nani is like! So, without further is the tutorial... I have crocheted a simple sc base on which to work. Above you can see that I have just turned the work and chained one. Slip stitch into the FIRST space of the row. Chain 2. Rectangle Granny with full pictures. Jump to:Method #1 - Basic Rectangle Granny | Method #2 - Rows to Rounds | Method #3 - Caroline’s Rectangle Granny | Method #4 - Double Granny Square Rectangle Grannies©2005, 2012 Sandra Petit, A Granny Square is worked in rounds.

Rectangle Granny with full pictures

When I say "working in rounds" I am talking about where you start in the middle and your piece grows outward, getting larger, until it is the size you need. Most grannies are worked on one side without turning. Most grannies are also square. We are going to learn different methods of making a rectangular granny. If you want to view all the videos on rectangle grannies, you can find them in this playlist at the Crochet Cabana YouTube channel. Recycle Tutorial – Making Of T-Shirt Yarn.

Another tutorial to help save our Mother Earth by turning unwanted items into something useful.

Recycle Tutorial – Making Of T-Shirt Yarn

This is the yarn ball I made out of an old T-shirt which I have been wearing for 10 years day-in day-out, wash-in wash-out. It finally broke down and tore at the collar and sleeves. Waste not, want not, I decided to recycle it. Grumpygirl: Tutorial: The amazingly flat crochet seam. Alrighty then, here goes.

grumpygirl: Tutorial: The amazingly flat crochet seam

Works best with contrast colours. And a smaller hook. Step 1. Prepare to be amazed. Trying Something New » Creative Fidget. Yarn magazine mainly because it contained a tutorial for making baskets out of scraps of yarn and raffia. I reckon these baskets are made with the same method. I decided to give it a go, using loom ends and some thick acrylic yarn my Mum used to make a hooked rug out of in the 70s. I didn’t like the method. The main pro was that I could use up loom ends, the main con was that the constant joining in of a new bit of yarn and the sewing was time consuming. I kept thinking that I could probably do this using crochet, with one continuous strand.

It is there, though with a much less appealing cover. Hmm. Anyway, I looked at my macrame supplies and there were two thicker kinds of rope that would work well, in natural and black. La esferificación del granny! {A granny spherification tutorial} 1ª VUELTA {1} 4 cad. en anillo mágico {2}*punto alto, 1 cad.* 11 veces {3} cerrar con un punto raso en la 3ª cad. 3ª VUELTA {15} 3 cad. en cad. vuelta 2, {16} 2 puntos altos, {17} y {18} *3 puntos altos en cad. vuelta 2* 11 veces MONTAJE {19} a {21} unir dos grannies semiesféricos con punto raso {22} a {25} cubrir el cable. 1st ROW {1} chain 4 in magic circle {2} *1 dc, chain 1* 11 times {3}slip stitch in the 3rd chain. 3rd ROW {15} chain 3 under 2nd row chain {16} 2 dc {17} y {18} *3 dc under next 2nd row chain* 11 times ASSEMBLY {19} to {21} join 2 semi spherical grannies with slip stitch {22} to {25} wrap the yarn around the cable.

Paperweight Granny African Flower. [Update April 13, 2012: I made a purse out of this motifs, tutorial is here.] [Update August 11, 2011: Thanks to Mia again for providing more information to answer some questions at the comment section. Please find the information of the type of yarn, hook size and the resulting flower size at the pattern section.] This is the first time I come across African Flower… well, accurately speaking, this is the first time I know that this crochet block is “African Flower”.

Just like Granny Square, African Flower is a crochet block but in hexagonal shape, it can be joined next to each other to become a bigger piece and make into blanket, afghan, shawl, bag, table runner, cushion cover, soccer ball toy, coaster, pincushion, dress etc…. you name it! How to crochet granny ripple. I am sure many of you who can crochet fairly well may not know how to crochet a granny ripple. While I was crocheting my vibrant pillow 3 I thought I would make a tutorial on granny ripple but for some reason I couldn't do it then. Here it is now. Once you get started and go in the right direction granny ripples are fun to make, but getting started is what irks me a lot. The major problem here is deciding upon the number of chains to start with. Since you are not going to work in a straight pattern the length of the chains that you make at the beginning have to be somewhere around one and half times the length of the finished pattern.

So to start with, make chains of length that you desire. Virkattu kukka - ohje, Crochet flower instructions. Here instructions for the crocheted flower I used in the baby cardigan.Tässä kuvaohjeet vauvan villatakissa käyttämääni kukkaan. Aluksi 6 ketjusilmukkaa, renkaaksi piilosilmukalla.Chain 6, join with slip stich. Renkaaseen 8 kiinteää silmukkaa.8 single crochet into the ring. Terälehdet luodaan venytetyillä silmukoilla.

Venytä silmukat niin pitkiksi kuinka isoja terälehtiä haluat. Langankierto koukulle ennenkuin vedät seuraavan langan alla olevan kiinteän silmukan läpi.The flower petals are crocheted using stretched stiches. Carina's craftblog: No foundation chain crochet tutorial. No foundation chain crochet tutorial Did you know that you can make crochet rows without the foundation chain? It was news to me until very recently. But bloody 'ell, what a brilliant concept! The reason this is so great is that when you make a foundation chain first, it can sometimes screw with the tension at the beginning of the project, making it tighter than the rest of it. Very Berry Handmade.

Introduction. Marjutin neuleet - Pienenpieni virkkaussanasto. How to make colourful crocheted flowers. These tiny flowers are sweetly adorable, totally thrifty and really easy to do. In mere minutes, you can whip up a rainbow bouquet from scraps of your leftover yarn. And when you're done growing flowers you can gift them to all the crafty folk you know.