Friday, 23 September 2022

FREE RAISED LEAF CROCHET HAT PATTERN, 5 YRS TO ADULT, #2856

 

This hat may seem complicated to make, but it is really very easy.  The raised leaf is formed over 3 rows, and the remainder is simple double crochet stitches. 

Copyright © 2022, Emi Harrington 

(Do not give away or sell this pattern, copyright protected.)

This pattern may be printed for your personal use only. You may not in any form, reproduce, transmit, give away or distribute this pattern, including but not limited to images, diagrams and text, through any venue, including photocopying, other electrical or mechanical means, recording, or any other information storage and or retrieval system. Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 

If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 

 

LEARN TO CROCHET HERE:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjw9tSY7fCkDk_eYzZIZmo7XPNMs5uEqF

 

MY FREE VIDEO TUTORIALS ON YOUTUBE:  http://www.youtube.com/user/Hectanooga1

 

You can find me here:

blog: http://shop.hectanooga.com/ 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/Hectanooga 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/HatAndScarfPatterns  

http://www.etsy.com/shop/mehartgallery 

http://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hectanooga-Patterns/147605721944461

 

 

MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn (Bernat Premium or Red Heart Super Saver, I used Red Heart Super Saver)

  ( 5-12 yrs: 140 yds, 12-16 yrs: 150 yds,  Adult 160 yds)

6 mm crochet hook (US J10)

Yarn needle

POM POM optional, see video on how to crochet a 

fun yarn pom pom.



Red heart super saver yarn: (affiliate link)

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Video: front post dc, back post dc: 

https://youtu.be/9-Zaq1MuAVQ

 


 

INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 3 stitches and 3 rows = 1 sq. Inch

Worked bottom up.

 

1.  5-12 yrs: chain 51, slip stitch to join being careful not to twist the chain.

12-16 yrs: chain 57, slip stitch to join being careful not to twist the chain.

Adult: chain 60, slip stitch to join being careful not to twist the chain.

 

2.  Chain 1, single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join in the 1st sc. (51, 57, 60)


3.  Chain 2 and turn, double crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join in the `1st dc. (51, 57, 60)


4.  Chain 1 and turn, single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join in the 1st sc. (51, 57, 60)


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5.  Chain 2, double crochet in each stitch around,slip stitch to join. (51,57,60)

 6 Chain 2 (does not count as a stitch),

* back post double crochet in the next 2 stitches,

3 front post double crochet in the next stitch,

repeat from * around, (ending with 3 stitches in the last stitch) slip stitch to join in the top of the

1st back post dc. (Not the chain 2.)  (85, 95, 100)

Video demo of front post & back post dc: https://youtu.be/9-Zaq1MuAVQ



7.  Chain 2, back post dc in the same stitch, 

and in the next stitch,

*front post double crochet in each of the next 3 stitches,

back post dc in the next 2 stitches,

repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the top of  the first back post dc. (85, 95, 100)

 

8.  Chain 2, back post dc in the same stitch and in the next stitch.

*Decrease the next 3 stitches into one: work a partial front post dc by only pulling

the yarn through only the first 2 loops, do that to all 3 stitches, (4 loops on the hook)

then pull the yarn through all 4 loops on the hook.

Back post double crochet in the next 2 stitches.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the top of the first back post dc. (51, 57, 60)

 

9.  Chain 2, double crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join. (51, 57, 60)

Repeat from * for: 5-12 yrs: 5 rows;  12-16 yrs: 6 rows;  Adult: 7 rows, 

fasten off.  Leave a long yarn end, thread it into a yarn needle,

weave through the open end of the hat, pull to gather and close the top of the

hat, secure with a few stitches, weave yarn ends into the finished work.


To CROCHET a pom pom with fun yarn, see this video:

https://youtu.be/oYdRjwzlG5k 





Thursday, 25 August 2022

Free Chevron Stitch Crochet Pattern

 



 

 


This is such an easy stitch with a one row repeat!!  Great for baby blankets, scarves, pillows, washcloths, or afghans.

Copyright © 2022, Emi Harrington (Do not give away or sell this pattern, copyright protected.)

This pattern may be printed for your personal use only. You may not in any form, reproduce, transmit, give away or distribute this pattern, including but not limited to images, diagrams and text, through any venue, including photocopying, other electrical or mechanical means, recording, or any other information storage and or retrieval system. Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 

If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 

 

LEARN TO CROCHET HERE:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjw9tSY7fCkDk_eYzZIZmo7XPNMs5uEqF

 

MY FREE VIDEO TUTORIALS ON YOUTUBE:  http://www.youtube.com/user/Hectanooga1

 

You can find me here:

http://www.etsy.com/shop/Hectanooga 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/HatAndScarfPatterns  

http://www.etsy.com/shop/mehartgallery 

http://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hectanooga-Patterns/147605721944461


MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn approx. 650 yds

6 mm crochet hook

Yarn needle

BERNAT PREMIUM YARN (affiliate link)

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INSTRUCTIONS:

Video demo:  https://youtu.be/7YZ4VbcmH3o

1.  For a 36 inch wide blanket: chain 121,

2.  Double crochet in the 4th stitch from the hook, and in the next 5 

      stitches.  

   *Skip the next 2 stitches, double crochet in the next 5 stitches.

   In the next stitch, make a V stitch: double crochet, chain 1, double 

    crochet.

   Double crochet in the next 5 stitches.

   Repeat from * across the row, ending with a V stitch in the last 

    stitch.


3.  Chain 3 and turn, double crochet in the chain 1 space of the V 

      stitch.

Double crochet in the next 5 stitches.

*Skip the next 2 stitches, double crochet in the next 5 stitches.

Work a V stitch in the chain 1 space (dc, ch1, dc)

Double crochet in the next 5 stitches.

 

Repeat from * across the row, ending with a V stitch in the last 

stitch.

 

4.  Repeat step 3 until the work is the desired size, fasten off, weave 

     yarn ends into the finished work.


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https://www.youtube.com/c/Hectanooga1/search?query=BLANKET 



Friday, 19 August 2022

FREE CROCHET 3D RAISED LEAF MOTIF

 2843- RAISED 3D LEAF GRANNY SQUARE



Learn how to crochet a 3D RAISED LEAF motif.

Copyright © 2022, Emi Harrington (Do not give away or sell this pattern, copyright protected.)

This pattern may be printed for your personal use only. You may not in any form, reproduce, transmit, give away or distribute this pattern, including but not limited to images, diagrams and text, through any venue, including photocopying, other electrical or mechanical means, recording, or any other information storage and or retrieval system. Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 

If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 

 

LEARN TO CROCHET HERE:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjw9tSY7fCkDk_eYzZIZmo7XPNMs5uEqF

 

MY FREE VIDEO TUTORIALS ON YOUTUBE:  http://www.youtube.com/user/Hectanooga1

 

You can find me here:

NEW blog: http://shop.hectanooga.com/ 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/Hectanooga 

http://www.etsy.com/shop/HatAndScarfPatterns  

http://www.etsy.com/shop/mehartgallery 

http://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington

http://www.craftsy.com/user/182117/pattern-store

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hectanooga-Patterns/147605721944461

 

MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn, (Bernat Premium), approx. 50 yards

6 mm crochet hook

Yarn needle

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:  7 INCH SQUARE

VIDEO DEMO: https://youtu.be/9EQSOpPQOtA


INSTANT DOWNLOAD PATTERN AVAILABLE ON RAVELRY FOR $1.75

HERE: 

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1.  Chain 5, slip stitch to join and form a ring.

 

2. ROW 1:

Chain 2, make 2 double crochet in the ring, *chain 2, 3 

double crochet in the ring, repeat from *

two more times, at the end of the row, chain 2, slip 

stitch to join in the top of the first chain 2 of

the row. (12 dc, 4 ch 2 corners)

 


 

3.  ROW 2:

Chain 2, in the stitch directly below the chain 2, make 2 

front post double crochet (fpdc),

make 1 fpdc in the next stitch,

2 fpdc in the next stitch.  

In the chain 2 space make: double crochet, chain 2, 

double crochet.

*2 fpdc in the next stitch,

1 fpdc in the next stitch,

2 fpdc in the next stitch,

 in the chain 2 space: dc, ch 2, dc;

repeat from * around, ending in the last chain 2 space 

with: dc, ch 2, slip stitch to

join in the top of the chain 2 at the beginning of the row.

(20 fpdc, 4 corners:dc, ch2, dc)

 

 

4.  ROW 3:

Chain 2, in the stitch directly below the chain 2, make a 

back post double crochet (bpdc).

*2 fpdc in the next stitch,

1 fpdc in each of the next 3 stitches,

2 fpdc in the next stitch,

bpdc in the next stitch;

in the chain 2 space: dc, ch 2, dc,

bpdc in the next stitch.

Repeat from * around, ending in the last chain 2 space 

with: dc, ch 2, slip stitch in the top of the

chain 2.

(4 groups of 7 fpdc (total of 28 fpdc);  8 bpdc, 4 

corners: dc, ch2, dc)

 






 

ROW 4:

Chain 2, back post dc in the stitch directly below the 

chain 2,

bpdc in the next stitch.

 

Decrease in the next 2 stitches: yarn around the hook,     

insert under the first stitch, pick up the

yarn, pull it through then pick up the yarn and pull it 

through 2 loops (do not finish the dc),

insert the hook under the next stitch, pick up the yarn, 

pull it through, pick up the yarn pull it

through 2 loops, pull the yarn through all 3 remaining 

loops on the hook.

 

Fpdc in the next 3 stitches

work a decrease in the remaining 2 fpdc stitches.

bpdc in the next 2 stitches

In the chain 2 space: dc, ch2, dc

Repeat around:

Back post dc in 2 stitches,

Decrease front post,

Fpdc in the next 3 stitches

Decrease fpdc,

bpdc 2 stitches,

corner: dc, ch2, dc

(At the end of the row in the last chain 2 corner: dc, 

ch2, slip stitch into the top of the first chain

2 turning chain.)

(4 groups of 5 fpdc, 16 bpdc, 4 corners: dc, ch2, dc)

 


 





ROW 5:

 

Chain 2, bpdc in the stitch below the chain 2,

bpdc in the next 2 stitches,

 

Decrease: pass hook under the next group of 2 

fpdc stitches, pick up the yarn and pull it

through, pick up the yarn and pull through 2 loops, (do 

not finish the dc).

pass the hook under the next fpdc stitch, pick up the 

yarn and pull it through, pull yarn

through 2 loops, pick up the yarn and pull through all 3 

loops on the hook.

 

Fpdc in the next stitch,

Work a decrease in the next 3 stitches. (in 1 single 

fpdc, and the group of 2 fpdc)

 

Bpdc in the next 3 stitches

 

In the chain 2 corner space: dc, ch2, dc

 

Repeat around:

 Bpdc in the next 3 stitches,

decrease in the next 2 fpdc,

fpdc in the next stitch,

Decrease in the next 2 fpdc,

 bpdc in the next 3 stitches,

Corner (dc, ch 2, dc)

At the end of the row, in the last chain 2 space: dc, ch2, 

slip stitch in the top of the first turning

chain. (12 fpdc, 24 bpdc, 4 corner stitches: dc, ch2, dc)

 

 








ROW 6

Chain 2,

bpdc in the stitch below the chain 2,

bpdc in the next 3 stitches,

Work a decrease in the next 3 fpdc stitches, 

reducing to 1 stitch,

bpdc in the next 4 stitches,

in the corner space: dc, ch2 dc

 

Repeat around:

4 bpdc,

Decrease of 3 fpdc into 1,

4 bpdc,

Corner: dc, 2h2, dc ending the last corner with dc, ch 2, 

slip stitch into the top of the chain 2.

(32 bpdc, 4 fpdc, 4 corners: dc, ch2, dc

 

ROW 7:

Chain 2, double crochet in each stitch around,

 BUT, in each corner make: 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc.

At the end of the row, slip stitch to join

in the top of the turning ch 2.

(60 dc, 4 ch 2 corner spaces.)


Fasten off, weave yarn ends into the finished work.