A creative being. How To: Make An Upcycled Crochet Rug — Upcycle Magazine. Welcome Morgan of King Soleil!
Enjoy her free step-by-step tutorial for making an Upcycled Crochet Rug. Thank you Morgan! How to Make Dorset Buttons. March 4th, 2011 Email 765 users recommend Dorset buttons have a long history.
Plarn. NezumiWorld Blog: Rose Brooch. I have been making these brooches for many years in all colours, I based them on this little rose tree in my garden (the crocheted brooch and the real rose are about the same size).
This is the first time I have written the pattern out (its embeded in my brain) and as valentines is near, why not make yourself a rose brooch. The pattern starts with a row of loops Red Rose Brooch (or any colour rose brooch you prefer) DK yarn/ Light worsted weight. Crochet Flower Brooch. Crochet Flower Brooch. Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet ~ Free Pattern! I'm pleased to offer this new free pattern today.
The Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet was inspired by a trip to Virgin Gorda. It's perfect for those casual, carefree days of summer when only the feel of cool cotton will do. This bracelet is so fun and easy to make. You'll want to design one for all of your friends! This pattern will make a bracelet that is 7 inches long from one end of the clasp to the other. Summer Cotton Crocheted Bracelet ~ Free Pattern! Coats & Clark Free Crochet Projects. Crocheted Produce Bag. Well, I thought since the produce bag was something I just made up real quick I should post the pattern.
I am sure there are way better ones out there, but most of them end up decreasing at the end to get a smaller opening, but I wanted mine large so leafy stuff that I buy in multiple little bunches could poke out, like baby broccoli or bok choy. So here is the pattern, just in case you want to make a couple as well. Materials: 1 skein Lion Brand Organic Cotton Yarn (#680), or similar worsted weight yarn. Recycled Plastic Fat Bottom Bag I present my plarn fat bottom bag that I crocheted using recycled plastic newspaper bags.
You may remember me saying that it is difficult for me to obtain pretty colors in plastic bags for my crafting. Well thanks to a suggestion from a blogger friend, I asked my local library to save their newspaper bags for me. They have been giving me one pink and one orange plastic bag daily from their newspapers. Anyway I saved up the plastic bags and crocheted my first fat bottom bag. You may notice that the pink shade on the last few rounds of the bag and handles are darker. Kytičky- crochet flowers - Anna Kolocov.
Crochet Patterns - Free projects and DIY gift ideas from Craftbits.com. Craftbits.com DIY Crafts and Handmade Gift Ideas.
YARN RED HEART Soft Yarn, 5oz/140g balls, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic) • 1 ball #9275 Paprika CROCHET HOOK • Size H-8 (5mm) crochet hook NOTIONS • Any size spaghetti-strap tank,camisole, or tee with a scoop neck • Measuring tape • Pins • Stitch markers • Sewing needle and coordinating thread • 1.5"/38mm pin back (optional) • Yarn needle FINISHED MEASUREMENTSYoke: Approx 2.25"/5.5cm deep. Circumference can be customized. GAUGE16 sts=4"/10cm; 6 rows=3.5"/9cm over pattern st, slightly stretched. Crochet ric-rac. Hey there!
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. Before we start there are a few things to keep in mind. Crochet Beaded Bracelets. Kytičky- crochet flowers - Anna Kolocov. Free Vintage Crochet Doily Patterns from Beeton's Book of Needlework. By Jane Lake The vintage doilies shown on this page are the first four of a set of ten vintage crochet patterns contained in the BEETON'S BOOK OF NEEDLEWORK, written by Isabella Beeton and first published in 1870.
The invention of the doily is credited to Mr. D'Oyley, a successful 17th century milliner. Mr. Doyle created and sold small fringed pieces of cloth to place under finger bowls, thus protecting the table from water marks. Doilies are still used today to protect the surfaces of furniture from scratches or stains, but they also offer a feminine style element to any room from the boudoir to the basement. The Beeton Book of Needlework uses the word "D'Oyley" in all its crocheted doily patterns, but regardless of how you spell the name, the intricate designs in these doilies are clearly heirlooms in the making. If you'd like to try a vintage crochet pattern, these ten doilies offer an interesting variety of stitches and design combinations. are usually available through Amazon.
International. Beg PV-shell: Beginning picot vertical shell—Ch 7, sl st in 3rd ch from hook, [insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop] 4 times (5 loops on hook), insert hook in next sc and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook. Beg V-shell: Beginning vertical shell—Ch 5, insert hook in 2nd ch from hook and draw up a loop (2 loops on hook), [insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop] 3 times (5 loops on hook), insert hook in next sc and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook. V-shell: Vertical shell—Ch 3, insert hook in 2nd ch from hook and draw up a loop (2 loops on hook), insert hook in next ch and draw up a loop (3 loops on hook), insert hook in center space of previous V-shell and draw up a loop (4 loops on hook), insert hook under front strand of anchor stitch of previous V-shell and draw up a loop (5 loops on hook), insert hook in designated location and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through all 6 loops on hook.
Edging. International Yarns and Latch Hook Kits. STITCHES USED Chain (ch), double crochet (dc), single crochet (sc), slip stitch (sl st) SPECIAL TERM Beg-corner: Beginning corner —Ch 3, (dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in indicated stitch or space. Corner:(2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in indicated stitch or space. Shell: 3 dc in indicated stitch. 'Tis the Season Throw Crochet Pattern. Love & Kisses Throw Crochet Pattern. Blossom Festival Scarf - for May. Blossom Festival Scarf Materials: 5.5mm & 6.mm hook and WW yarn—green and pink. Buttons (yellow) for blossom centres if you choose to do it this way. Crochet a Spiral Scarf - Free Crochet Pattern. By Aileen of the goodtimesithinkso blog,where you will find other beautiful (and free) crochet patterns.
Completed in time for a village fall show in Scotland, this lovely spiral scarf is done in warm, rich autumnal colors, with fluid twists and turns, curves and movement incorporated in the design. Materials: Crochet spiral scarf. We like the visual concept of the spiral scarf in Interweave's new book "Scarf Style" by Pam Allen. But the concept of miles of short rows seemed daunting to say the least.
Even when knitting backwards so taht the turning is minimized, it'd be a long project composed of very short bits. The obvious other direction to try is lenghwise, but we have real psychological problems with projects where every row gets longer, feeling like we're sinking into a pit of non-ending. The obvious solution to all this was to try crochet, and only go at it for 3 rows. This little scarf gives just the right effect, and is light and warm too. We're pleased to see that this was a good enough idea that it got the actual cover of Interweave Press' Fall 2005 crochet issue!