Sunday, April 5, 2009

Free Pattern: My bookmark pattern

Materials: size 10 thread crochet hook size 9 6 ribbon roses small amount of ribbon
Finished size: approx 6.5 inches long 2 inches wide Row 1 Ch 17. DC in 4th ch from hook. (3 skipped ch counts as 1 dc.) Ch 2, Skip next two ch, dc in next ch. Skip next 2 stitches 5 dc in next ch, ch 2, skip next 2ch. 1 dc in next stitch. Ch 2, skip two ch, dc in last 2 stitches..
Row 2 Ch 3, turn. Dc in the next dc. Ch 2, skip ch 2 space, dc in the next dc. Skip two stitches, 5 dc in next dc. Ch 2, skip 4 dc. 1 dc in next dc, ch 2. Skip ch 2 space. 1 dc in next 2 dc.
Row 3-21 Repeat Row 2. Do not fasten off EDGING
Row 1 Ch 1, sc in same stitch. 2 sc in each side stitch. Across bottom, work 1 sc in each stitch and 2 sc in each space. Working up opposite side, 2 sc in each end stitch. Working across top, 1 sc in each stitch and 2 sc in each space, sl st to beginning sc.
Row 2 Ch 2, hdc and dc in same stitch. *Skip next stitch. Sl st, hdc, dc in next stitch*. Repeat from * to * around. Fasten off. Weave in ends. FINISHING Weave ribbon through the ch 2 spaces at each side of the center climbing shell. Tack or glue roses as shown to prevent ribbon from slipping loose.

Free Pattern: Climbing Shells Dishcloth


Materials: Worsted weight cotton G or H Hook
Finished size: 8-9 inches
Row 1 Ch 29. DC in 4th ch from hook and in next 3 dc. (3 skipped ch counts as 1 dc.) *Skip next two ch, 5 dc in next ch, ch 2, skip next 3 ch. 1 dc in next 5 ch*. Repeat from * to * one time.
Row 2 Ch 3, turn. Dc in the next 4 dc. *Skip ch 2 space, 5 dc in next dc. Ch 2, skip 4 dc. 1 dc in next 5 stitches*. Repeat from * to * one time.
Row 3-12 Repeat Row 2. Do not fasten off EDGING Row 1 Ch 1, turn. Sc in same stitch and in each space and stitch across to side. 2 sc in each side stitch. Across bottom, work 1 sc in each stitch and 2 sc in each space. Working up opposite side, 2 sc in each end stitch. Sl st to beginning sc.
Row 2 Ch 2, hdc, dc in same stitch. *Skip next sc. In next sc work sl st, ch 2, hdc dc*. Repeat from * to * around. Sl st to join. Fasten off and weave in ends.

Free Pattern: On a Roll Cel Phone Case

Note: this little bag can be looped around the wrist and carried and is great for car keys, credit card etc when a small bag is needed.
Materials: size 3 thread steel crochet hook size 4 small amount of fun fur
Finished size: approx 5 inches tall and 3 inches wide.
Special stitch: Boullion. Yo 10 times. Insert hook into stitch below, yo and draw up a loop. Yo and draw through all stitches on hook. Ch 1 to close.
Foundation Round 1: Ch 15. 3 sc in 1st ch from hook. Working in one loop of each ch, sc in each of the next 12 stitches. 3sc in starting chain. Working down next sixde, sc in each of the next 12 stitches. Join with sl sti in beginning sc. (30 stitches)
Foundation Round 2: Ch 1, sc in each stitch around. Sl st to join. Sl st to next sc.
BODY
Body round 1: Working in back loop only, ch 2, hdc in each stitch around. Sl stitch to join.
Body Round 2-3: Ch 2, hdc in each st around. Sl st to join.
Body Round 4: Ch 3, Boullion stitch in same stitch as join and in each stitch around. Sl st to join. (30 bouillion st).
Body Round 5-7: Same as Round 2.
Body Round 8: Repeat Round 4
Body Round 9-11: Repeat Round 2.
Body Round 12: Repeat Round 4.
Body Round 13-15: Repeat Round 2.
Body Round 16: Ch 1, sc in each st around. (do not fasten off)
HANDLE Ch 45 and join with sc in 15th stitch away from starting ch of handle. Turn. Work sc around handle chains to beginning side. Sl st to join. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
Optional. Join fun fur with sc in any stitch of last row of body. Sc in each stitch around. Sl st to join.
SHORT VERSION: Work for same as above through Body Row 12. Then work Body Round 16 and Handle. This one is the perfect size for my motorola V180 flip phone.