Crochet by Faye Columbia Scarf

 

 

 

 

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This versatile scarf can be worn wrapped around your neck or shoulders all year long from the lacy stitch pattern made in cotton yarn.

 

Finished Size: 72″ x 11″
Yarn: 1 hank Schaefer Yarn Company Susan (470 yards/hank) and 2 balls Reynolds Yarn Cool Cotton (114 yards/ball), or similar cotton-blend sport weight yarn
Hook: US G/7 (4.5mm)
Gauge: width of scarf (w/o edging) x 16 rows = 7″ x 8 3/4″.

 

Valley Yarns

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The Carico Lake Cowl’s large bobbles of mixed turquoise colors shot through with black and silver are reminiscent of the specialty stones mined in a region of the same name in Nevada.

Finished Size: 6” deep x 32” circumference
Yarn: 2 skeins Valley Yarns Enfield (50% Wool/40% Acrylic/10% Alpaca, 100g/110yds) color 6239
Hook: US size L (8.00mm) crochet hook or size needed to get gauge
Gauge: 4 bobbles and 6 rows = 4”

Team Spirit Yarn – Red Heart

E797_0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yarn Id: E797
Fiber Content:
100% Acrylic
Skein Weight: 5 oz (141 g)
Yardage: 244 yd (223 m)
Crochet Hook: 5.5 mm (I-9) hook
Knitting Needles: 5mm (8 US) needles
Crochet Gauge: 12 SC x 15 R = 4” x 4” (10 cm x 10 cm)
Knitting Gauge: 17 S x 23 R = 4″ x 4”(10 cm x 10 cm)
Care Instructions: Machine wash warm (104 F/40 C), gentle cycle. Tumble dry low; do not over dry. Do not bleach or iron. For best results on fringe, hand wash; lay flat to dry. May be dry cleaned, solvent

Gumdrop Yarn- Red Heart

E800_0

Fiber Content:
100% Acrylic
Skein Weight: 4oz (113 g) ball
Yardage: 204 yd (187 m)
Crochet Hook: 5.5 mm (I-9) hook
Knitting Needles: 5 mm (8 US) needles
Crochet Gauge: 12 SC x 15 R = 4” x 4” (10 cm x 10 cm) on 5.5 mm (I-9) hook
Knitting Gauge: 17 S x 23 R = 4″ x 4”(10 cm x 10 cm) on 5 mm (8 US) needles
Care Instructions: Machine wash warm, gentle cycle. Tumble dry low. Do not bleach or iron.

Dainty Shells Scarf Crochet Pattern

LW3277
Dainty Shells
Scarf
Perfect any season of the year, this bright
lacy scarf will add a soft colorful touch to
your outfit. Create it in lustrous yarn that is
wonderful to crochet.
Bottom Border
With RS facing working along opposite side
of foundation ch, join yarn with a slip st in
remaining loop of first ch, ch 1, sc in same ch,
* (2 dc, [picot] twice, 2 dc) in next ch **, skip
next 2 ch; repeat from * 3 times, ending last
repeat at **, sc in last ch; fasten off.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS
ch
= chain;
dc
= double crochet;
hdc
= half
double crochet;
sc
= single crochet;
sl st
= slip
stitch;
st(s)
= stitch (es);
[ ]
= work directions
in brackets the number of times specified;
*
=
repeat whatever follows the * as indicated.
Scarf measures 4½” x 54” (12cm x 144 cm)
SPECIAL STITCHES
Picot:
Ch 3, sl st in third ch from hook.
Shell:
5 dc in specified st.
SCARF
Ch 26.
Row 1 (RS):
Sc in second ch from hook, *ch 3,
skip next 2 ch, dc in next ch, ch 3, skip next 2
ch, sc in next ch; repeat from * across; turn.
Row 2:
Ch 3, 2 dc in first sc, sc in next dc, ch
3, dc in next sc, ch 3, sc in next dc, shell in
next sc, sc in next dc, ch 3, dc in next sc, ch 3,
sc in next dc, 3 dc in last sc; turn.
Row 3:
Ch 1, sc in first dc, ch 3, dc in next sc,
ch 3, sc in next dc, ch 3, dc in next sc, ch 3,
sc in center dc of shell, ch 3, dc in next sc, ch
3, sc in next dc, ch 3, dc in next sc, ch 3, skip
next 2 dc, sc in top of ch-3; turn
Row 4:
Ch 6, sc in next dc, shell in next sc, sc
in next dc, ch 3, dc in next sc, ch 3, sc in next
dc, shell in next sc, sc in next dc, ch 3, dc in
last sc; turn.
Row 5:
Ch 1, [sc in next dc, ch 3, dc in next sc,
ch 3, sc in center dc of shell, ch 3, dc in next
sc, ch 3] twice, sc in third ch of ch-6; turn.
Repeat Rows 2-5 until piece measures 53”
(135cm) from beginning; repeat Row 2 once
more.
Last Row:
Sc in first dc, ch 2, hdc in next sc,
ch 2, sc in next dc, ch 2, hdc in next sc, ch 2,
sc in center dc of shell, ch 2, hdc in next sc,
ch 2, sc in next dc, ch 2, hdc in next sc, ch 2,
skip next 2 dc, sc in top of ch-3; fasten off.
Top Border
With RS facing, join yarn with a slip st in first
sc, ch 1, sc in first sc, *(2 dc, [picot] twice, 2
dc) in next dc **, sc in next hdc; repeat from *
3 times, ending last repeat at **, sc in last sc;
fasten off.

Pampering Gift Set

LC2760

Crochet a lovely gift set of a wash mitt and a hand towel enhanced with a feminine edging. Add a bar of soap and you have a gift with a made-just-for-you touch.
Project Number: LC2760
Designed By: Kathleen Sams
Skill Level:
  • Easy
Category:
  • Crochet
Project Type:
  • Home Dec
Supplies:
AUNT LYDIA’S® Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10: 1 ball 995 OceanSusan Bates® Crochet Hook: 2.25mm (US 1)

Fingertip Towel, Yarn Needle, Scissors and Tape Measure

Size:
Finished size: Edging – 1½” (3.8 cm) wide.
Mitt – 6” X 12” (15 x 30.4 cm)
Gauge/Tension:
GAUGE
Mitt:
12 rows = 4” (10 cm) in pattern.
Towel Edging: 12 st repeat = 1½” (3.8 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook needed to obtain the gauge.

Elegant Lapghan & Pillow Knitting Pattern

LW3576

Knit the perfect throw and pillow to pamper yourself! Who wouldn’t love cozying up and reading a book with these beautiful knits?

Project Number: LW3576
Designed By: Julie Hines
Skill Level:
  • Easy
Category:
  • Knitting
Project Type:
  • Home Dec
Supplies:
RED HEART® Boutique Magical™: 3 balls each 1406 Hocus Pocus A, 1101 Crystal Ball B.RED HEART® Soft®: 5 balls 9440 Light Grey Heather C.

Additional Supplies
Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 10mm [US 15] circular needle, 32” (80 cm) long (for throw); 9mm [US 13] straight needles (for pillow)

Stitch markers, 6” (15 cm) piece of heavy cardboard (for making fringe for throw), crochet hook (for attaching fringe), 16 x 16” (40.5 x 40.5 cm) pillow form, yarn needle.

Size:
Throw measures 38 x 52” (96.5 x 132 cm)
Pillow measures 16 x 16” (40.5 x 40.5 cm)
Gauge/Tension:
GAUGE: 10 sts = 4” (10 cm); 12 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Feather and Fan pattern using larger needle (for throw). 12 sts = 4” (10 cm); 14 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Feather and Fan pattern using smaller needles (for pillow). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

Bolero Fringed Vest For Women Knitting Pattern

A picture of a scarf being knitted on single p...

A picture of a scarf being knitted on single point needles out of homespun yarn (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

fringevestThis bolero style fringed vest pattern for women can be knit without the fringe if desired. Cut the fringe to any length you wish for different looks. Sizes:
Small, Medium, Large
Equivalent finished chest measurement 38 (42, 46)” Gauge:
14 sts and 18 rows=4″ in St st Materials:
Size 11 (8 mm) straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Size 11 (8 mm) 35″ circular needles
J-10 (6 mm) crochet hook
Puffin by Crystal Palace Yarns
4 (5, 5) balls Color #0205 Pinto Pony
100% polyester fleece
50 grams/1.75 ounces
84 yards/77 meters See this listing for a shop near you. Instructions
Back
CO 68 (75, 81) sts. Work in St st 5½ (5½, 6)”.
BO 4 sts beg next 2 rows – 60 (67, 73) sts
Dec 1 st at each end every other row 3 (3, 4) times as follows: – 54 (61, 65) sts
K1, SSK, k across to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1
Work even in St st until armhole measures 9½ (9½, 10)”
BO 7 (8, 9) sts beg next 4 rows.
Place rem 26 (29, 29) sts on holder for back of neck. Right Front
CO 15 (16, 18) sts. Work in St st for 2 rows.
Inc 1 st at neck edge (beg of RS row) every other row 10 (11, 12) times – 25 (27, 30) sts
Work even in St st until piece measures 5½ (5½, 6)”.
Next row (WS): At armhole edge, BO 4 sts. P across row.
Dec 1 st at armhole edge every other row 3 (3, 4) times At the same time, dec 1 st at neck edge next row and then every 14th row 3 (3, 3) more times – 14 (16, 18) sts
At the same time, beginning on 3rd neck edge dec row, work purl sts to anchor fringe (omit this if you don’t want to add fringe): Row 1: k1, ssk, k5 (5, 6), p1, k7 (8, 9)
Row 2 and all WS rows: p
Row 3: k6 (6, 7), p1, k1, p1, k6 (7, 8)
Row 5: k5 (5, 6), p1, k3, p1, k5 (6, 7)
Row 7: k4 (4, 5), p1, k5, p1, k4 (5, 6)
Row 9: k3 (3, 4), p1, k7, p1, k3 (4, 5)
Row 11: k2 (2, 3), p1, k9, p1, k2 (3, 4) Work even until piece measures same as Back.
Next row (WS): BO 7 (8, 9) sts beg next 2 rows. Left Front
As for Right Front, reversing shaping. Finishing
Seam shoulders and sides.
Around armholes, work one round of single crochet. Edging With circular needles and RS facing, beg at right side seam (where the bottom Right Front is seamed to Back), pick up 13 (14, 16) sts across the Right Front bottom edge, 56 (56, 59) sts across Right Front edge, k 26 (29, 29) sts from holder at back of neck, pick up 56 (56, 59) sts across Left Front edge, 13 (14, 16) sts across Left Front bottom, 64 (71, 77) sts across Back bottom – 228 (240, 256) sts Mark beg of round. Join.
Work in k2, p2 ribbing 4 rounds.
BO in pat.
Weave in ends on WS.
Block if necessary. Fringe
Cut two 25″ lengths of yarn for each fringe. Attach to purl sts on yoke. Leave the fringe or cut to shorter lengths in a V shape as shown in photo. ©Barbara Breiter.