Sunday, 16 December 2018

FREE KNITTING PATTERN, #2342 KARLYN KNIT SLIPPERS

2342-KARLYN SLIPPERS, 5 yrs to adult
Copyright © 2018,  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. (Copyright infringement, even without monetary gain, is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000). Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 
If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 


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BLOCKING: Basically there are 2 ways of blocking.
1.  Steam blocking: arrange item on a flat surface, hold steam iron above the surface, (not touching the surface), and
   steam. Allow the item to dry in the shape desired.
2.  Immerse in water, and squeeze water out, or spray with water. Arrange item on a thick bath towel, shape
as desired, allow to dry undisturbed.

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands
(5-12 yrs: 90 yds; 12-16 yrs: 93 yds; ADULT SMALL: 100 YDS; M: 115 yds: L: 130 yds)
One pair straight knitting needles, size 00, 9 mm
Yarn needle

INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: Gauge: 2.5 stitches and 3 rows = 1 sq. Inch.
Worked flat. Very stretchy finished item.
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.
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1.  5-12 yrs: Cast on 16 stitches
    12-16 yrs: Cast on 18 stitches
    Adult Small: Cast on 20 stitches
Adult Medium: Cast on 26 stitches
Adult Large: Cast on 30 stitches

2.  Work in ribbing, (K1P1) for 4 rows.

3.  Work in stockinette stitch: 1 row black, 1 row white, 1 row black, 1 row main color.

4.  Work in garter stitch (knit every row), for:
5-12 yrs: 10 rows;
12-16yrs: 11 rows,
Adult Small: 12 rows.
Adult Medium: 14 rows.
Adult Large: 18 rows

5. Work in ribbing (K1P1) for 4 rows, casting off each stitch after it is worked in the last row.Leave a long yarn end.  

Thread it into a needle.
Fold the work in half, sew the back seam. 
Weave yarn through the toe end of the slipper, 
pull to gather up and close the end of the
slipper. Secure with several stitches,
 then sew 1/2 the distance across the top of the foot of the
slipper, leaving the remainder open.
How to sew a seam in knitting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5UXKaYctAg

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Friday, 14 December 2018

FREE CROCHET PATTERN, 3 Flower Hat




#868 - 3 FLOWER HAT
Copyright © 2016, Emi Harrington (Do not give away or sell this pattern, copyright protected.)
 Please respect that I have gone to great lengths to write a pattern.  The small investment you make to own the pattern will mean you that you can make it many times over, and even sell your finished items.
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 

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MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands (total yardage, approx. 300 yards)
9mm crochet hook
Yarn needle


INSTRUCTIONS: Works top down
This pattern was originally written using Cloudsoft Yarn, which is a light worsted weight yarn,
It is re-written in this pattern for Red Heart Super Saver with is thicker.

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

2.  Chain 2, make 10 double crochet in the ring, slip stitch to 
     join.

3.  Chain 2 and turn, make 2 double crochet in each stitch 
    around, slip stitch to join. (20)

4.  Repeat step 3 (40)

5.  Chain 2 and turn, *2 double crochet in the next stitch, 
    double crochet in the next 3 stitches,
repeat from * around, slip stitch to join. (50)

6.  *Chain 2 and turn, double crochet in each stitch around, 
    slip stitch to join.
Repeat from * for 4 more rows.

7.  Chain 2 and turn, work across the row alternating front 
    post and back post double crochet
    stitches, slip stitch to join, fasten off.  See a demo of front 
    post and back post here:


Chain a cord of 90 stitches, weave through the bottom of the hat.

FLOWER:
3 flowers are shown on this hat.
Chain 5, slip stitch to join and form a ring.
Chain 10, single crochet in the ring, repeat from * to form 12 loops in the ring, slip stitch to join in the base of the first chain 10, fasten off.  Tie yarn ends into a square knot on the back of the flower.

END OF PATTERN

Saturday, 8 December 2018

FREE CROCHET MITTENS PATTERN- Checker-Box Mittens



2337N-CHECKER-BOX MITTENS, 2-3 yrs
 

Copyright © 2018,  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. (Copyright infringement, even without monetary gain, is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000). Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 
If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 


You can find me here:

HOW TO SOFTEN STIFF YARN:

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

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn (Approx. 50 - 200 yards)
5 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle

INSTRUCTIONS:
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.

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1.  This pattern is available on Ravelry in all sizes up to adult Large: 
     Pattern #2237: 

Works from the fingertips to the cuffs.
Work in a solid color, or color-change as instructed below.
Black yarn: Chain 5, slip stitch to join and form a ring.

2.  Chain 1, make 8 single crochet in the ring, slip stitch to join in     
      the first sc.

3.  Chain 1, make 2 single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch 
     to join. (16)

4.  *Chain 1 and turn, single crochet in each stitch around, slip 
    stitch to join.
    Repeat from* for one more row.


5.  Red Yarn: (No need to fasten off previous yarn.) Chain 1, single 
     crochet in the same stitch,
*double crochet in the next stitch, single crochet in the next 
 stitch, repeat from * around,
ending with a double crochet, make sure the black yarn is 
on the INSIDE of the work, slip stitch to join in the first single 
crochet.

6.  Black yarn, chain 2 and turn,(takes the place of the first dc), 
     *single crochet in the next stitch,
(it should be a dc), double crochet in the next stitch, repeat from      * across the row, make sure
the red yarn is on the inside of the work, slip stitch to join.

7.  Repeat step 5 and 6 for 2 more times.

8.  Black yarn, chain 1, single crochet in each stitch across the row, 
     at the end of the row, DO NOT slip stitch to join,(thumb 
     opening).

9.  Repeat step 8 for 3 more rows.
    
10.   *Chain 1 and turn, single crochet in each stitch around, slip 
          stitch to join.
    
11.   Red Yarn: repeat step 10.

12.   CUFF:
Black yarn: Chain 2, double crochet in each stitch around, slip 
stitch to join in the top of the chain 2.
13.   Red yarn: Chain 2, alternate front post and back post double 
       crochet around, slip stitch to join in the top of the chain 2.
VIDEO FRONT POST/BACK POST DC:
  
14.   Repeat step 13. (Add more rows for longer cuffs.) Fasten off.

15.  Thumb:  Attach yarn in the underneath section of the thumb, 
       *chain 1, single crochet in each stitch around the thumb 
       opening, slip stitch to join. Repeat from* 5 more rows.
      Fasten off with a long yarn end, weave through the last row of 
      stitches, pull to gather up and close the end of the 
      thumb, weave yarn ends into the finished work.




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Sunday, 2 December 2018

FREE KNITTING PATTERN, RIBBED TOUQUE HAT, #2333KN




                          





2333KN- GRAY RIBBED TOUQUE, NEWBORN - 1 YR
Copyright © 2018,  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. (Copyright infringement, even without monetary gain, is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000). Permission is granted to sell your finished garments. 
If you have questions about this pattern, you may email me at: mehartgallery@gmail.com 



You can find me here:

HOW TO SOFTEN STIFF YARN:

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

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, WORKED 2 STRANDS
(Or bulky yarn worked 1 strand)
(ww yarn: New-3mths: 80 yds; 3-6 mths:100 yds ; 6-12 mths: 120 yds)
8 mm straight knitting needles, (worked flat)
Yarn needle

INSTRUCTIONS:
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.

You can find ALL my patterns on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington
Including over 200 FREE patterns

1.  Worked flat. Working with 2 strands of worsted weight yarn, and 
       8 mm knitting needles:
(Or 1 strand of bulky yarn.)
This pattern is available on Ravelry for all other sizes, 1 yr to 
adult, Pattern #2233K
Cast on:
Newborn - 6 mths: 28 stitches
6-12 mths: 32 stitches


2.  Work in ribbing (k 2, p2) for:
Newborn-3 mths: 18 rows, casting off each stitch after it is 
worked in the last row.

3-6 mths: 20 rows, casting off each stitch after it is workedin the 
last row.

6-12 mths: 22 rows, casting off each stitch after it is worked in 
the last row.

Leave a long yarn end, thread it into a yarn needle, weave 
through the last row of stitches,
passing through every 4th stitch, pull to gather and close the top 
of the hat, take several
stitches to secure, then sew the back seam of the hat.


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