Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Crochet Reindeer Candy Cane Holder Pouch

 




These fun cute reindeer pouches are perfect for the holidays! I used a H and F hook with medium worsted yarn. I uploaded a video if you need more help. These so adorable on the Christmas tree.


Abbreviations:
ch=chain
sl st=slip stitch
hdc=half double crochet

Pouch
H hook
Rnd 1: Ch 2, work 6 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st in the beg sc.
Rnd 2: work 2 sc in each sc around, sl st in the beg sc. =12 sc
Rnds 3-15: work sc in each sc around in continual around. sl st in the last sc when you work about 14 rounds.

Nose
Red yarn, f hook
Rnd 1: Ch 2, work 4 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st in the beg sc.
Rnd 2: work 2 sc in each sc around, sl st in the beg sc. = 8 sc
Rnds 3-4: sc in each around, Repeat two times total
Rnd 5: 2sctog decrease 4 times. sl st in the last sc. Fasten off. Sew the nose onto pouch in the center.

Ears: F hook
sl st on top of the pouch
Make 2
Row 1: *Chain 5, sl st in the 2nd chain from the hook, sc in the next chain, hdc in the next chain, sc in the next, sl st in the next stitch, work on the opposite of the ear, sc in the next stitch on the opposite of the ear, hdc in the next stitch, sc in the next stitch, sl st in the last stitch on top of the ear. Fasten off. 
Count over about 5 stitches, *Repeat for the other ear. 

Eyes: I hot glue gunned the eyes above the nose. 
Then place candy canes inside the pouch and then it's complete.

Sunday, November 15, 2020

Crochet Braided Headband Tutorial

 



Create this pretty crochet braided headband with h hook and this can be adjusted for any size. I uploaded a video if you need more help. I love how this nice pattern turned out with the Caron soft yarn. 



H hook and Caron Soft yarn

Make 5 Strands

Row1: Chain 96, work hdc in the 2nd chain from the hook, hdc in each chain across, Turn

Row 2: Ch 2, work a hdc in each back loop, Fasten off.

Then braid the 5 strands together. Best seen in the video. 

Make sure the backloop ridge is all the facing the same way. The after the braid, slip stitch the ends together to create the headband. 



Saturday, November 14, 2020

Beginner Crochet Christmas Blanket




 

Enjoy this Beginner Crochet Christmas Blanket

Pattern!

Click on the Link for the Pattern, if you have any questions, Please ask the designer on the their site! Thank You!!

Pattern found here: https://www.stitching-together.com/easy-christmas-crochet-blanket/


 

Monday, November 9, 2020

Crochet Angel Tutorial

 



These Angels are great for the holidays. Please watch the video if you need more help. I used medium worsted yarn with F hook.

Abbreviations
ch=chain
2sctog=2 single crochet together
sc=single crochet
dc=double crochet
sl st=slip stitch

Begin with a magic ring

Round 1: ch 1, 6 sc

Round 2: 2 sc in each stitch 

Round 3: 2 sc in first stitch, 1 sc in the next stitch repeat around

Round 4: 1 sc in each stitch 

Round 5: 1 sc in each stitch 

Round 6: sc2tog in first stitch, 1 sc in next, repeat around 

stuff the head with a small amount of fiberfill or yarn

Round 7: sc2tog around, sl st to first stitch to join 

Round 8: ch 2, 2 dc in each stitch, sl st to first stitch to join 

Round 9: ch 2, 2 dc in each stitch, sl stitch to first stitch to join (24 dc)

Round 10: ch 2, 2 dc in each stitch, sl stitch to first stitch to join 

Round 11: ch 1, 1 sc in each of next 6 stitches, [sl st in next stitch, ch 3, skip next stitch] 8 times, sl st in next 2 stitches, sc in next 6 stitches, sl st in next 2 stitches, [ch 3, skip 1 stitch, sl st in next] 8 times, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 16 ch loops)

Round 12: ch 1, sc in each of 6 sc, skip all ch loops and sl st to sc on opposite side, sc in each of the 6 sc, skip ch loops and sl st, join to first sc to join (12 sc)

Round 13: ch 1, [sc, ch 3] in each stitch around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 3 loops)

Round 14: sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, ch 3, [sc in next ch loop, ch 3] repeat around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 3 loops)

Round 15: sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, ch 4, [sc in next ch loop, ch 4] repeat around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 4 loops)

Round 16: sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, ch 4, [sc in next ch loop, ch 4] repeat around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 4 loops)

Round 17: sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, ch 5, [sc in next ch loop, ch 5] repeat around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 5 loops)

Round 18:  sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, ch 5, [sc in next ch loop, ch 5] repeat around, sl st to first sc to join (12 sc, 12 ch 5 loops)

Round 19: sl st into center of first ch loop, ch 1, sc in ch loop, [dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc] in next sc, [sc in next ch loop, (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) in next sc] repeat around, sl st to the first sc to join (12 shells)

Finish off and weave in ends


Saturday, October 31, 2020

Crochet Christmas Baubles Bulb Covers

 

I created these fun crochet Christmas baubles with f hook and medium worsted yarn. I uploaded a video if you need more help. These pretty crochet bulbs make great gifts and look wonderful on the tree! 



Abbreviations:

ch=chain

sl st=slip stitch

dc=double crochet

hdc=half double crochet

f hook

medium worsted yarn

Make 2

Bulbs measures 11 inches around, 6 inches top to bottom

Rnd 1:
 Work ch 3 (counts as dc), then 11 dc into magic ring sl st into the chain 3 -12 dc

Rnd 2: ch 2 (counts as hdc), work ch 1, *hdc in the next stitch, ch 1, *Repeat around, sl st in the ch 2,  -12 hdc 
Rnd 3: sl st into the ch 1, 
Work ch 3 (counts as dc), dc, ch 1, *work 2 dc in the next ch 1 space, ch 1, *Repeat around, sl st into the ch 3

Rnd 4: sl st into the ch 1, Work ch 3 (counts as dc) 2 dc, ch 2, work 3 dc in the next ch 1 space, ch 1, sl st into the ch 3

Rnd 5: sl st into the ch 1, Work ch 3 (counts as dc) 2 dc, ch 2, work 3 dc in the next ch 2 space, ch 2, sl st into the ch 3

Rnd 6: sl st into the ch 2, Work ch 3 (counts as dc) 2 dc, ch 2, work 3 dc in the next ch 1 space, ch 1, sl st into the ch 3

Connect the two sides with yarn and yarn needle, half way through place it onto the bulb. Then weave in your ends. 

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Crochet Thanksgiving Turkey Coaster Tutorial

 

I created this cute crochet turkey with medium worsted yarn and H and F hook. I uploaded a video if you need more help. These fun coasters are great for the holidays and Thanksgiving! Kids love using these for their drinks and to decorate the table with. It measures about 4 inches across. 


Rnd 1: In the Magic Circle work ch 3, 11 dc, sl st on top of the chain 3. -12 dc

Rnd 2: Ch 3, work dc in the same stitch, work 2 dc in the each stitch around, sl st on top of the chain 3. -24 dc

Rnd 3: Ch 3, work dc in the same stitch, work 2 dc in the each stitch around, sl st on top of the chain 3.

Feathers:

Rnd 1: sl st with into the circle, work sc in the next 19 stitches, ch 1, Turn

Rnd 2:  sl st in the 1st stitch, skip next two stitches, *work 7 dc in the next stitch, skip the next 2 stitches, *Repeat 3 more times. sl st

Head: 

Row 1: with brown yarn, sl st, sc in the next 4 stitches, ch 1, Turn

Row 2 - 4 sc, ch 1, turn.


Row 3 - 2 sc in 1st sc, 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, ch 1, turn.

Row 4 - 6 sc, ch 1, turn.

Row 5 - sc 2 together decrease, 2 sc, sc 2 tog, ch 1, turn.

Row 6 - (sc 2 tog) 2 times, finish off.

Beak: Row 1 
With yellow yarn, attach with sc to the center of the head (make sure the beak is on the opposite side of the feathers), sc once more (2 sc total), ch 1, turn.

Row 2 - sc 2 tog, finish off.

Wattle: in the bottom of the beak, sl st with red yarn, sc in the next two stiches, ch 2, fasten off and weave in the ends. 

Feet: On the back side of the turkey*Attach yellow with a sl st to body skip over 4 stitches from bottom of feathers, ch 4, 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in the next two chains, finish off.


*on the front side of the turkey, Repeat for second leg, skip two stitches, creat the other leg.


Monday, October 19, 2020

How to Crochet a Spider Coaster Tutorial


I created this cute spider with medium worsted yarn and H and G hook. These crochet spiders are so spooky and cute and are great for the fall Halloween season. I uploaded if you need more help.



Rnd 1: In the Magic Circle, work 6 sc, sl st in the beginning sc. 

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around, sl st in the beg sc -12 sc

Rnd 3: *sc in the first stitch, work 2 sc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st in the beginning sc. -18 sc

Rnd 4: *sc in the next two stitches, work 2 sc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st in the beginning sc. -24 sc

Rnd 5: *sc in the next three stitches, work 2 sc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st in the beginning sc. -30 sc

Rnd 6: *sc in the next four stitches, work 2 sc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st in the beginning sc. -36 sc

Rnd 7: *sc in the next five stitches, work 2 sc in the next stitch, *Repeat around, sl st in the beginning sc. -42 sc

Legs: you can work the first leg any place on the circle. 

Row 1: *ch 7, sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, sc in the next chain, work 3 sc in the next chain, work 2 sc in the next chain , sc in the next two chains, sl st in the next stitch, skip next stitch, sl st in the next stitch, 

Next 3 legs *Repeat the Row 1

sl st, skip the next stitch, sl st in the next stitch, work 8 dc in the next the same stitch as the sl st, ch 2, sl st in the same stitch,

skip the next stitch, sl st 

Next 4 legs, done with a decrease

Row for the next 4 legs, *ch 9, sc in the second chain from the hook, sc in the next chain, 

(3 sc decrease, in the next 3 chains, insert your hook in the next chain, yarn over and then draw up your loop, then insert your hook in the next chain, yarn over and draw up your loop, insert your hook in the next chain, yarn over and draw up your loop and yarn over and pull all loops on your hook for the decrease), 

work 2sc in the next chain, sc in the next two chains to the end. sl st in the next stitch, skip one stitch, sl st in the next *Repeat for 3 more legs. 

Fasten off and Weave in your ends. 

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Crochet Stripe Scarf with Tassels Tutorial

 


My daughter really wanted a Harry Potter Scarf so I made her this stripe scarf. She loved how it turned out. I used an I hook and medium worsted yarn. You can use any type of hook and yarn. I uploaded a video if you need more help. 

Row 1: chain 30, Turn, sc in each stitch across, Turn

Rows 2-220: sc in each stitch across, Turn, 

I did about 220 rows, you can do as many rows as you desire. 

If you would like to add colors, I did a sl st in about the 16 Row, then added light blue for 3 rows, then did 4 rows of dark blue, then 3 rows of light blue, then back to dark blue yarn for 15 more rows. 

For Tassels on both ends, I did a ch 2, hdc in each stitch across for one row on both ends for tassels. 

Sl st in 7 strands of 7 inch of yarn and looped them on for the first stitch, then skipped a stitch, and created another group of 7 strands of 7 inches of yarn for the next tassel, *Repeat across. 

Monday, October 12, 2020

Crochet Puff Stitch Tree Tutorial

 

Get Ready for the holidays by making this cute crochet Christmas tree pattern. I created this will a h hook and cotton yarn. You can use any kind of yarn and hook size. I uploaded a video if you need more help. 


Chain 16
Row 1: Turn, sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, sc in each across. Turn
Row 2: sl st into the first two stitches, ch 3, work 4 dc in the same stitch, on the last dc, draw up your loop and take your hook in the first dc, and draw the loop through the first dc. 

*ch 2, skip two stitches, work 5 dc in the next stitch for a puff stitch, draw up your loop and take your hook in the first dc, and draw the loop through the first dc. *Repeat three more times, for total of 5 puff stitches, one last stitch will be unworked

Row 3: ch 1, Turn, work 2 sc in each ch 2 space across. Turn
**Row 4: Ch 3, work 4 dc in the same stitch for a puff stitch, draw up your loop and take your hook in the first dc, and draw the loop through the first dc. 
*Skip the next stitch, work 5 dc puff stitch in the next stitch, draw up your loop and take your hook in the first dc, and draw the loop through the first dc. *Repeat for two more times for total of 4 puff stitches.
**Row 5: ch 1, Turn, work 2 sc in each ch 2 space across. Turn
Row 6: Repeat Row 4, but instead of 4 puffs, you will have three puffs
Row 7: **Repeat Row 5
Row 8: **Repeat Row 4, but you will have 2 puffs stitches
Row 9: **Repeat Row 5
Row 10: **Repeat Row 4, but you will have 1 puff stitch. Then fasten off and weave in your ends.

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Crochet Turtle Applique Tutorial


Create this cute fun turtle with a G hook and medium worsted yarn. I uploaded a video if you need more help. These adorable crochet turtles are perfect to add to any project.



Rnd 1: Magic Circle, ch 3 (counts as dc), work 9 dc in the circle. sl st on top of the chain 3.

Rnd 2: Ch 2 (counts as hdc), work 2 hdc in each stitch around, sl st on top of the ch 2.

Turtle Leg: 

Sl st into any stitch, ch 2, sl st into the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st into the same stitch, ch 1, pull through to fasten off. 

Skip the next two stitches, go into the next stitch, 

This will be the turtle head, work 3 hdc, sl st into the same stitch, ch 1, pull through to fasten off. 

Skip the next two stitches, go into the next stitch, this will be another leg, ch 2, sl st into the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st into the same stitch, ch 1, pull through to fasten off. 

This is for the turtle tail:

Skip the next two stitches, go into the next stitch, this will be another leg, ch 1, sl st into the chain from the hook, sl st into the same stitch, ch 1, pull through to fasten off. 

The last leg, Sl st into any stitch, ch 2, sl st into the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st into the same stitch, ch 1, pull through to fasten off. 

Fasten off, and weave in all the ends to the body parts. 


Monday, October 5, 2020

Crochet Crunchy Velvet Ponytail Holder

 


Create these soft velvet crochet ponytail holders with velvet yarn and I hook. You will need a ponytail holder as well. I uploaded a video if you need more help.

Abbreviations:

tr=treble crochet

ch=chain

sl st=slip stitch

I hook

Take your ponytail holder and slip knot onto your hook. Sl st into the holder, and *ch 3, then tr into the ponytail holder. *Repeat around. I did about 43 tr and chain 3's, then sl st into the chain 3. Fasten off and Weave in your ends. 


Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Crochet Ladybug Tutorial

 


I created these cute ladybugs with medium worsted red and black yarn and a F hook.



Abbreviations:

dc=double crochet

sl st=slip stitch

Rnd 1: With Red yarn, In the Magic Circle, work 11 dc in the circle, close the ring with your tail. sl st on top of the dc. Fasten off and weave in your ends. 

Rnd 2: sl st anywhere with black yarn, in Rnd 1, then work 3hdc in the next stitch, sl st into the next stitch. Weave in your ends.

Then take black yarn and sew in a line across the red body. Then sew in little dots all over the body, the video will show you this step. 

Fasten off and Weave in your ends. 


Monday, September 28, 2020

Crochet Pocket Shawl Tutorial

 




Crochet Pocket Shawl is so cozy for the fall and winter months. I love how soft it feels when I wrap around me and the pockets are so practical. I uploaded a video if you need more help.

In the photo I did chain of 220 and with a K hook. I think I may have gone too long, so if you want it to be shorter I would suggest chain of 200. 

I used 2 Caron Latte Cakes Horizon Blue Yarn.

Width = 18 inches

Length= 78 inches

Abbreviations:

ch=chain

sl st=slip stitch

dc=double crochet

sc=single crochet

Row 1: I chained 220 or I would suggest 200 so its not too long. 

Row 2: ch 1, hdc in each back loop to the end, Turn

Rows 3-5: Total of 5 rows, ch 1, hdc in each back loop to the end, Turn. *Repeat for 5 rows

Row 6: Ch 2, dc in the same stitch, *skip the next stitch, dc in the next, work a wrap around dc around the previous dc, *Repeat until the end, end with dc at the end. 

Rows 7-28: Repeat Row 6

Rows 29-34: ch 1, hdc in each back loop to the end, Turn

Pockets, K hook, Make two

Row 1: ch 30, work hdc in the 2nd chain from the hook, hdc in each chain across, Turn

Rows 2 -20, *ch 1, hdc in each back loop across, Turn *Repeat for total of 20 rows. 

Take each pocket and sew on each side of the end shawl. Go up to 6-7 inches on the shawl and sew with the vertical rows going up and down. Keep the top open for the pocket and make sure you can reach the pockets. Fasten off and Weave in the ends. 


Tuesday, September 22, 2020

How to Crochet a Cup Cozy with Heart Tutorial

 


How to Crochet a Cup Cozy with Heart Tutorial

Pattern found here: https://tidd.ly/3629rJ7

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

How to Crochet a Christmas Tree Garland Tutorial

 



I love these cute little crochet trees for the holidays! You can take yarn and make a garland with them too by streaming them on top of the trees. Also they would make very cute ornaments as well. I used a h hook and medium worsted yarn. 


Abbrevations:
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch
ch=chain


H hook, 

In the Magic circle, work 4 sc in the circle, pull it closed
Row 2: Do not turn, sc in the first stitch, 2sc in the center, sc in the next stitch, 
Row 3: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the backloop, sc in the next backloop, 2sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next backloop, 
Row 4: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next two sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next two backloops, 
Row 5: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next three sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next two backloops, 
Row 6: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next three sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next three backloops, 
Row 7: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next four sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next three backloops, 
Row 8: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next four sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next four backloops, 
Row 9: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next five sc backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next five backloops, 
Row 9: Ch 1, Turn, sc in the next  six backloops, 2 sc in the next sc backloop, sc in the next six backloops, Fasten off and Weave in  your ends.

Tree Trunk
Brown yarn, H hook
skip 4 stitches at the bottom of the tree, in row 9. Sl st in your color, ch 1, work 4 hdc in each stitch across, Turn
Work 4 hdc, Fasten off, Weave in your ends.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Crochet Mug Cozy


Enjoy this Crochet Mug Cozy Pattern!

Click on the Link for the Pattern, if you have any questions, Please ask the designer on the their site! Thank You!!

Pattern Found Here: https://www.stitching-together.com/mug-cozy-crochet-pattern/

Sunday, August 30, 2020

Monday, August 24, 2020

How to Crochet Peppermint Spiral Coasters Tutorial

 


I created these crochet peppermint coasters with G hook and medium worsted yarn. These spiral coasters are great for gifts and holidays. There is a video if you need more help.

ch=chain
tr=treble crochet
sl st=slip stitch
dc=double crochet

Rnd 1: Ch 4, sl st in first chain to create a ring.

Rnd 2: ch 5, dc in the ring, *ch 2, dc, Repeat for a total of 6 dc all together, including the first ch 5 as a dc and chain 2. sl st in the ch 3

Rnd 3: ch 1, sc in the same stitch, *work 3 sc in the ch 2 space, sc in the dc, *Repeat around, sl st in the beg sc.

Rnd 4: ch 6, skip next stitch, tr in the next stitch, *ch 4, skip the next stitch, tr in the next stitch, *Repeat around, end with a ch 4, sl st in the ch 4, Fasten off

Rnd 5: Change Colors. you can use red yarn, sl st in between one of the two tr, ch 8, take your hook out, go behind the and grab the loop, then behind work a tr, *work the tr in the center of the two tr, ch 4, take your hook out, go behind the and grab the loop, then behind work a tr in between the two tr, *Repeat, end with ch 4, sl st in the beg ch 4. 

Fasten off. Weave in your ends. 


Monday, August 17, 2020

How to Crochet an Easy Crop Top (All Sizes) Tutorial

 





I create this Cute crochet crop top with cotton yarn and h hook. This crop top pattern is done in the length. So I did a chain of 45 and it was a perfect size from my chest and just above the belly button. You can make this longer if you like. 

H hook, Chain 45 
Row 2: Ch 1, hdc in 2nd chain from the hook, hdc in each chain across, Turn
Rows 3-65: Ch 1, hdc in each hdc back loop across, Turn *Repeat for 65 rows or how many rows you may need.

Now Fasten off and whip stitch your ends together to make a tube. Weave in your ends. 

Straps: Make Two
h hook
I went over 4 inches on both sides and slip stitch my yarn. Then chain 65 for the first strap, sl st into the other side of the top, then sc in each chain, sl st into the next stitch. Fasten off. 

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