Monday, November 30, 2015

Princess Leila Crochet Hat







Hat

Ch 4 and join, chain 1, 9 HDC in ring, join, chain 2
Round 2: Work 2 HDC into each st around, join, chain 2 (18 HDC)
Round 3: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (27 HDC)
Round 4: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next 2, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (36 HDC)
Round 5: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next 3, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (45 HDC)
Round 6: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next 4, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (54 HDC)
Round 7: HDC around, join, chain 2 (54 HDC)
Round 8: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next 8, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (60 HDC)
Round 9: 2 HDC in first stitch, HDC in next 9, Repeat around, join, chain 2 (66 HDC)
Round 10 -21: HDC in each stitch around, join (66 HDC) Fasten off.

Bun ( Make 2) 
Take 3 strands of yarn and ch 100 the fasten off  and roll up and sew together, then sew bun on hat were your ear would be, fasten off.



Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Crochet Candy Corn Pants





Materials:
Worsted Weight Yarn
Yarn Needle
Size I 5.5 mm hook

Abbreviations:
Sl st- Slip Stitch
Ch- Chain
Sc- Single Crochet
Hdc- Half Double Crochet
FpHdc- Front Post Half Double Crochet
BpHdc- Back Post Half Double Crochet

Gauge
Hdc with I hook
7 stitches x 5 rows
2 in x 2 in



  • Ch 64 Join with the beginning.
  • Ch 2, hdc into each chain. Join with a sl st.
  • Ch 2, “fphdc around the next stitch, bphdc around the next stitch” Repeat”” to the end Join with a sl st.
  • Ch 2, “fphdc around the next stitch, bphdc around the next stitch” Repeat”” to the end Join with a sl st.
  • 5-14 Ch 2, hdc into each stitch. Join with a sl st.
  • Ch 10, skip 32 stitches, join in the next stitch.
  • **Starting first pant leg**  Ch 2, hdc into each stitch and INTO all 10 chains.  Join with a sl st.
  • 17-35 Ch 2, hdc into each stitch. Join with a sl st.
  • Ch 1, sc into each stitch. Join with a sl st. Tie off.
  • **Start 2nd Pant Leg** Join on the other side for the 2nd pant leg where the chain is joined to the side.
  • 38-57 Ch 2, hdc into each stitch and into all 10 chains. Join with a sl st.
  • Ch 1, sc into each stitch. Join with a sl st.
  • TIe off.  Weave in all the ends.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Afghan Square Crochet

Materials List

Yarn- Red heart soft solid
  • 3 balls in color 4600 white
  • 2 balls in color 9770 rose blush
  • 1 ball in color 9779 berry
Hook size
  • Us I/9 (5.5mm)
  • Yarn Needle

Gwyneth's Cable Square

Make 3- ch 31
  1. Dc in 4th ch from hook and each remaining ch. (29 sts)
  2. Ch 3, dc in next 4 dc. Fptr around next dc, ( dc in next dc, sk next 3 sts, dtr in next 3 sts, working behind 3 dtr just made, dtr in each of 3 skipped sts, dc in next dc, Fptr around next) twice, dc in next 4 dc, dc in top of turning ch.
  3. Ch 3, dc in next 4 dc, bptr around next dc, (dc in next dc, sk next 3 sts, dtr in next 3 sts, working behind 3 dtr just made, dtr in each of the 3 skipped sts, dc in next dc, bptr around next dc) twice, dc in next 4 dc, dc in top of turning ch.
  4. Ch 3, turn,dc in each st across. fasten off.

Puff Square

Make 3- Ch 30
  1. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each remaining ch. (29 sts)
  2. Ch 1, turn, sc in 1st 2 sc, puff in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, repeat to end.
  3. Ch 1, turn, sc in each st to end.
  4. Ch 1, turn, sc in 1st sc, puff in next sc, sc in next 2 sc repeat to end, sc in last st.
  5. Repeat row 3, Repeat row 2-5 until square measures about 9 inches then fasten off.

Cross Hairs Square

Make 3-Ch 26
  1. Dc in 8th ch from hook,(ch 2,sk next 2 ch, dc in next ch) 6 time
  2. Ch 5, turn, sk 1 ch 2 sp, dc in next dc, ( ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc) twice, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch.
  3. Ch 5, turn, sk 1st ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 sp, dc in next 4 dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2,sk next ch-2 sp, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch.
  4. Ch 3 turn, 2 dc in 1st ch-2 sp, dc in next 7 dc, ch 2 sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next 7 dc, 2 dc in last ch-2 sp, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch.
  5. Ch 5 turn, sk 1st 3 dc, dc in next dc, ( ch 2 sk next 2 dc, dc in next dc) twice, 2 dc in next ch-2 sp, ( dc in next dc, ch 2,sk next 2 dc) 3 times, dc in top of turning ch.
  6. Ch 3 turn, ( 2 dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc ) 3 times, ch 2, sk next 2 dc, ( dc in next dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 sp) twice, dc in next dc, 2 dc in last ch-2 sp, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch.
  7. Ch 5 turn, sk 1st 3 dc, dc in next 7 dc, ch sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next 7 dc, ch 2 dc in top of turning ch.
  8. Ch 5 turn, sk 1st ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2 sk next 2 dc, dcin next 4 dc, ch 2 sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next 4 dc, ch 2 sk next 2 dc dc in next dc, ch 2 dc in 3rd ch of turning ch.
  9. Ch 5 turn, ( sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2) twice sk next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2 sk next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2 sk next 2 dc ( dc in next dc, ch 2 sk next ch-2 sp) twice dc in 3rd ch of turning ch. fasten off.

Diamond Square

Make 3-ch 29
  1. Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sk next 2 ch, 7 tr in next ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch, repeat to end, 3 ch, sk next 2 ch, 4 tr in last ch.
  2. Ch 1 turn,sc in 1st tr, ch 2 tr7tog over next 7 tr, ch 2, sc in next sc, ch 2 repeat to last 4 tr, tr4tog over last 4 sts.
  3. Ch 4 turn, 3 tr in 1st, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc, sk next ch-2 sp, 7 tr in next st, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc, repeat to end.
  4. Ch 4 turn, tr3tog over next 3 sts, ch 2, sc in next tr, ch 2 tr7tog over next 7 sts, ch 2 repest to end, sc in top of turning ch.
  5. Ch 1 turn, sc in 1st sc, sk next ch-2 sp, 7 tr in next st, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next sc ,sk next ch-2 sp, repeat to end, 4 tr in top of turning ch.
  6. 6-12 repeat rows 2-5 once more, then repeat 2-4. fasten off.

Crochet Baby Blanket

Materials List

Yarn- Red heart soft solid
  • 3 skeins in color off white
  • 1 skein in color black
  • 1 skein in color pink or any color you like
Hook Size
  • Us I/9 (5.5mm)
  • Yarn Needle

Blanket

With White Ch 83,
  1. Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn (82sts)
  2. Ch 2, sk 1st hdc, hdc in next hdc and in each hdc across to end, hdc in top of turning ch turn.
  3. Repeat row 2.
  4. Repeat row 2, changing to black in last hdc.
  5. With black, ch 1, sc in each hdc to end and in the top of ch 2, turn.
  6. With black, ch 1 sc in each sc to end,changing to white in last sc, turn.
  7. With white, ch 2, sk 1st sc, hdc in next sc and in each to end, turn
    repeat rows 2-7 for stripe pattern 10 more times, then repeat rows 2-4 once omre. fasten off

Edging

  1. Attach pink yarn in any st, ch 1, sc evenly around all 4 sides and work 3 sc in each corner, join with sl st in 1st sc, turn.
  2. Ch 3, sk next sc, hdc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc, repeat until you get to corner then hdc,ch 1, hdc in corner and in every other corner,repeat to end, join in 2nd ch of ch-3, turn.
  3. Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, 3 dc in next hdc, sc in next hdc, repeat to end, join in 1st sc.
  4. Sl st in next dc, ch 1, sc in next dc, sk next 2 sts, 2 dc in next dc, 3 tr in next dc, 2 dc in next dc, sk next 2 sts, repeat to end working 3 tr in each corner, join. Fasten off.

Large Flowers

If this blanket will be for boy you do not need to make the flowers.
With white ch 5, join with sl st in 1st ch to form ring.
  1. Ch 1, 15 sc in ring, join with a sl st in 1st sc.
  2. (Ch 4, sk next 2 sc, sl st in next sc) 4 times, ch 4, sk last 2 sc, join in 1st ch of ch 4-5 ch 4 loops.
  3. Ch 1, (sc,dc,2 tr,dc,sc) all in ch 4 loop, repeat to end, join.
  4. ( Ch 5, sl st between next 2 sc between petals) 4 times, ch 5, sl st in 1st ch of ch 5-5 ch 5 loops. Fasten off.
  5. Join pink in any ch-5 loop, ch 1, (sc, 2 dc, 2 tr, 2 dc, sc) all in ch-5 loops, repeat to end join and fasten off.

Small Flower

With white, ch 5, join with sl st in 1st ch to from ring.
  1. Ch 1, 15 sc in ring, join. Fasten off
  2. Join pink in any sc, (ch 4, sk next 2 sc, sl st in next sc) 4 times, ch 4, sk next 2 sc, sl st in 1 st ch of ch 4-5 ch 4 loops.
  3. Ch 1, (sc, dc, 2 tr, dc, sc) all in ch-4 loops, repeat to end Join. Fasten off.

Bobble Center

Make 5
With black, ch 2 (yo and draw up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops) 4 times all in 2nd ch from hook, yo and draw through all 5 loops on hook. Fasten off leaving a tail for sewing. Sew bobble center to flowers. Sew flowers onto blanket. Weave in ends.

So Simple Baby Bib








Materials List

  1. 1 Ball of yarn your choice of color
  2. Size US F/5 (3.75mm) hook
  3. Size US G/6 (4mm) hook
  4. One 3/4 (19mm) button
  5. Sewing needle
  6. Small safety pin
  7. Tapestry needle

Bib

With large hook ch 32
  • Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across-31 sts. Ch 1 turn
  • Work 2sc in 1st st, sc in each st to last st, work 2 sc in last st-33 sts. Ch 1 turn
  • 3-5 Repeat row 2 3times more-39 sts. Ch 1, trun
  • 6-48 Sc in each st across. Ch 1, turn

Left Strap

  • Sc in 1st 13sts. Do not ch,turn.
  • Sc2tog, sc in each st to end-12 sts. Ch 1, turn.
  • Sc in each st to last 2 sts, sc2tog-11 sts. Do not ch, turn.
  • repeat row 2-10 sts. Ch 1, turn.
  • Repeat row 3-9 sts. Do not ch, turn
  • 6-30 Sc in each st across. Ch 1,turn
  • Repeat row 6. Do not ch, turn
  • Sc2tog, sc in each st to last 2 sts, sc2tog-7 sts. Do not ch, turn.
  • Repeat row 32-5 sts. Fasten off.

Right Strap

  • Sk center 13 sts, join yarn with an sc in next st, sc in last 12 sts-13 sts. Ch 1, turn
  • Sc in each st to last 2 sts, sc2tog-12sts. Do not ch, turn
  • Sc2tog, sc in each st across-11 sts. Ch 1, turn.
  • Repeat row 2-10 sts. Do not ch, turn.
  • Repeat row 3-9 sts. Ch 1 turn
  • 6-30 Sc in each st across. Ch 1, turn.
  • Repeat row 6. Do not ch, turn
  • Sc2tog, sc in each st to last 2 sts, sc2tog-7 sts. Do not ch, turn.
  • (Button hole) Sc2tog, ch 3, sk next 3 sts, sc2tog-5 sts. turn.

Edging

Change to smaller hook
  • Ch 1, making sure that work lies flat, sc evenly around entire outer and neck edges, working 3 sc in each corner ans in the ch-3 sp, join round with a sl st in 1st sc. Fasten off

Too-Cute-Booties




Materials List

  • 1 ball yarn your what ever color you want
  • 1 ball yarn white
  • 1ball yarn black
  • Size US E/4 (3.5) hook
  • Yarn Needle

Sole (Make 2)

Beginning at toe with white, ch 5.
  • Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn-4sc.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn-6 sc.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn-8 sc.
  • 4-16 Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
  • Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in each sc across to last 2 sc, sc2tog, turn-6 sc.
  • Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
  • 19-20 Repeat rows 17 and 18-4sc.

Sole Edging

Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in last sc, with RS still facing work 19 sc across row ends, working in free loops of foundation ch, 2 sc in next ch, sc in next 2 ch, 2 sc in next ch, work 19 sc across row ends, join with a sl st in 1st sc-50 sc. Fasten off.

Tongue (Make 2)

Beginning at top with your color of choice
  • Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn-4 sc.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn-6 sc.
  • 3-15 Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
  • Ch 1, sc in each sc across, do not turn, but pivot to work edging.

Tongue Edging

Ch 1, work 16 sc across row ends, working in free loops of foundation ch, 2 sc in next ch, sc in next 2 ch, 2sc in next ch, work 16 sc across row ends-38 sc. Fasten off.

Toe (Make 2)

  • Join white with sc in tongue edging, sc in next 6 sc of row 16, sc in tongue edging, turn-8 sc.
  • 2-4 Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
  • Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog, turn-6 sc.
  • Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog, turn-4 sc. Fasten off

Upper (Make 2)

Starting at top with color of your choice, ch 16
  • Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn-15 sc.
  • Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, ch 1, sk next sc, sc in each sc across to last 2 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn.
  • Ch 1, sc in each sc and ch-1 sp across, turn-17 sc.
  • 5-6 Repeat row 2 twice more.
  • Repeat row 3.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in each sc and ch-1 sp across to last sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn-21 sc.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in 1st sc, sc in each sc across to last sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn-23 sc.
  • Repeat row 3.
  • Repeat row 8-27 sc.
  • Repeat row 9-29 sc.
  • Ch 1, sc in 1st sc, ch 1, sk next sc, sc in each sc across to last 2 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, sc in last sc , turn.
  • Repeat row 4-29 sc.
  • 15-16 Repeat row 2 twice more. At end of row 16, do not turn but pivot to work.

Upper Edging

With RS still facing, ch 1, sc in ends of row 15-13, 2 sc in ends of row 12, sc in ends of row 11-1, working in free loops of foundation ch, 3 sc in next ch, sc in next 13 ch, 3 sc in next ch, sc in ends of row 1-11, 2 sc in end of row 12, sc in ends of row 13-16-53 sc. Fasten off, leaving a 12" tail for sewing.

Upper/Toe Joining

  • Join white with sc in 15th sc on row 16 of upper, sc in next sc and in each sc across, sc in upper edging, working along toe, sc in ends of rows 1-5 on toe, 2 sc in each st on row 6, sc in ends of row 5-1, working along upper again, sc in upper edging, sc in next sc and in each sc across to joining, sc in same sc as joining, join with a sl st in 1st sc, turn-50 sc.
  • Ch 1,sc in 1st sc and in each sc around, join. Fasten off
  • Join black with sc in last sc on round 2, sc in next sc and in each sc around, join, Fasten off.
  • Join white with sc in last sc on round 3, sc in next sc and in each sc around, join, do not fasten off.

Sole Joining

Ch 1, with WS of Upper/Toe joining and sole edging together, working through both thicknesses, sl st in 1st sc and in each sc around, join. Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Ankle Circle (Make 2)

With white, Ch 2
  • 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook, join with sl st in 1st sc-6 sc.
  • Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, join-12 sc. Fasten off, leaving a 12" tail for sewing.

Lace (Make 2)

With 2 strands of black held together, make a 26" long ch. Fasten Off. Trim ends and weave lace through holes in upper.

Finishing

Sew Ankle Circles on outside of bootie. With color of your choice, sew 3 or 4 sts at beginning and end of upper edging to last row or tongue to hold upper and tongue together below bottom lace holes. Weave in all ends.

Crochet Candy Corn Onsie

Material List

  • 1 Ball of yarn your choice of color
  • Size G hook
  • This is for a 6 to 7 pound baby.

Onsie

Ch 36,
  • Row 1: HDC in the 4th ch from hook and in the next 4 chs, HDC ch1 HDC in next ch, HDC in next 5 chs, HDC ch1 HDC in next ch, HDC in next 10 chs, HDC ch1 HDC in next ch, HDC in next 5 chs, DHC ch1 HDC in next ch, HDC in last 5 chs,
  • Row 2-7: Ch1, turn, HDC in each HDC, putting HDC ch1 HDC in each ch1 space.
  • Row 8: Ch1, turn, sc across to first ch1 space, sc in space, skip to next space, sc in space and in each HDC across to next space, sc in space, skip to next space, sc in space and in each HDC across to end. You have just made the armholes.
  • Row 9: Ch1, turn, sc in each sc to underarm, putting 2sc in each of the 2 underarm sts, repeat for second underarm and join at end.
  • Row 10-23: Ch1, HDC around to end.

Back Tab

At end of row 23, slip stitch in the next 5 sts. Ch1 turn, HDC back across 6 sts.
  • Row 2-4: Ch1 turn, HDC across to end.
  • Row 5: Ch1 turn, sc across. finish off

Front Tab

With back facing you, line up back tab and join yarn with slip stitch, ch1 HDC in next 6 sts.
  • Row 2-4: Ch1 turn, HDC across to end.
  • Row 5: Ch1 turn, sc in first 2 sts, ch3, skip 3 sts, sc in last 2 sts. You have just made your buttonhole. Finish off.
Sew button to center of back tab.