Saturday, 21 November 2020

KNITTING PATTERN - BEDFORD UNISEX SLOUCHY HAT #2664

#2664 - BEDFORD UNISEX SLOUCHY HAT






 

Copyright © 2020,  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  

 

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

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HOW TO SOFTEN STIFF YARN:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcHU2h3SkrQ


HOW TO:

Cast on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iocTxgfLqU&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=5

Knit stitch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpJyef0ewFc&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=4

Purl stitch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2dkEiTDxCw&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=3

Cast off: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_QLYZG1lcU&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=2

Sew a seam in knitting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5UXKaYctAg 

 

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MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands (approx. 180 yards)

 

12 mm knitting needles (US 17)

Yarn needle


 

Bernat Super Value Yarn: https://amzn.to/2X4w49p


 

 





 

INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 2 stitches = 1 inch

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Worked flat, bottom up.

PATTERN AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ON RAVELRY FOR $1.50 

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2664---bedford-unisex-slouchy


1.  Working with 2 strands of ww yarn, and 12 mm needles

5-12 yrs: cast on 24 stitches,

12-16 yrs: cast on 28 stitches,

Adult: cast on 32 stitches.

2.  Work in stockinette stitch (k 1 row, p 1 row) for 16 rows.  

(Brim will be turned in and sewn when finished, or if you

 

are experienced at knitting, after working the 16th row,

fold and work both sides of the work together in the next

row by picking up one stitch from the opposite side onto

 

the left needle, then knitting 2 stitches together.)

3.  Knit across the row, working 2 stitches in every 2nd stitch. (36, 42, 48)

4.  Work 3 rows of knit one stitch, purl one stitch.

5.  Knit across the next row.

6.  Repeat steps 4 and 5 for

 

 three more times for 5-12 yrs:

 

four more times for 12 yrs to adult.  


 

Cast off with a long yarn end, thread it into a needle, weave through the last row of stitches, pull to close the top of the hat, take several stitches to secure, then sew the back seam of the hat. Secure with a few stitches, and weave yarn ends into the finished work.

Thread yarn into a yarn needle, fold the brim to the inside of the hat, sew around to secure, being careful not to pull too tightly so the hat will still stretch to fit, weave

yarn end into the finished work. (Brim should stretch 22-24 inches) 


Thursday, 5 November 2020

FREE CROCHET PATTERN, Easy Poncho and Hat Set, # 2658 - yt

 #2658 - yt - CROCHET PONCHO AND HAT SET, XS to 4XL


 Copyright © 2020,  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 

 

 

 You can find me here:

https://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

http://www.facebook.com/3CrochetChicks 

https://hectanoogapatterns.blogspot.com/

 

HECTANOOGA ON YOUTUBE:

http://www.youtube.com/user/Hectanooga1

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https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7cIuwrPUYHJKtx_D4q4fkg

 

 

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MATERIALS:

Super bulky yarn, or any size yarn

9 mm crochet hook, or any size hook

Yarn needle

 

 

HAT: VIDEO DEMO:  https://youtu.be/VNoBJrldd8Y



(Instructions are given for 9 mm hook and super bulky yarn, measurements in inches are for working with any size hook and any size yarn.)

INSTANT DOWNLOAD PATTERN AVAILABLE ON RAVELRY FOR $1.00

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2658-yt--poncho-and-hat


5-12 yrs: Chain 18 (or until the chain measures approx. 7 inches)

12-16 yrs: Chain 20 (or the chain measures approx. 7.5 inches)

Adult: Chain 22 (or the chain measures approx. 8 inches))

 

Double crochet in the 3rd stitch from the hook, and each stitch of the chain.

*Chain 2 and turn, working in the back side of the stitch only, double crochet in each stitch across the row.  

Repeat from* until the work measures approx.:

5-12 yrs: 20 inches

12-16 yrs: 21 inches

Adult : 22 inches

Fold the work in half, bringing the foundation row and the last row completed together,  and slip stitch the 2 ends together to form a tube.

Weave yarn through one open end of the tube, pull to gather and close the top of the hat, weave yarn ends into the finished work.

 



 

PONCHO, VIDEO DEMO:

https://youtu.be/VNoBJrldd8Y

Work the collar first: (Instructions are given for 9 mm hook and super bulky yarn, measurements in inches are for working with any size hook and any size yarn.)

1. 5-12 yrs: chain 18 or until the chain measures approx. 7 

                   inches

12-16 yrs: chain 20 or until the chain measures approx. 7.5 

                inches

Adult XS: chain 22 or until the chain measures approx. 8 

                inches

Adult Small: chain 23, or until the chain measures approx. 

                 8.5 inches

Adult Medium: chain 24, or until the chain measures approx. 

                9 inches

Adult Large: chain 26, or until the chain measures approx. 

                9.5 inches

Adult XL: Chain 28, or until the chain measures approx. 10 

               inches

Adult 2XL: Chain 28, or until the chain measures approx. 10 

                inches

Adult 3XL: Chain 28, or until the chain measures approx. 10 

              inches

Adult 4XL: Chain 28, or until the chain measures approx. 10 

              inches.

 

2.  Double crochet in the 3rd stitch from the hook, and each 

     stitch of the chain.

 

3.  Working in the back side of the stitch only: chain 2  and 

     turn,   double crochet in each stitch across the row.

 

4.  Repeat step 3 until the work measures:

5-12 yrs: approx. 20 inches

12-16 yrs: approx. 21 inches

Adult Small: approx. 23 inches

Adult Medium: approx. 24 inches

Adult Large: approx. 25 inches

L to 4XL: approx. 26 inches

 

5.  Bring the foundation row and the last row completed 

    together, and slip stitch to join into a tube.

    (Cowl collar formed.)

 

6.  Working along one open end of the tube:

5-12 yrs: chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.

Working in the sides of the dc of the collar: in the next dc 

make:

*Double crochet, chain 1, double crochet (V stitch formed)

V stitch in the side of the next double crochet,

make 2 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

12-16 yrs: chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.

Working in the sides of the dc of the collar: in the next dc 

make:

*Double crochet, chain 1, double crochet (V stitch formed)

make 2 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

 

Adult Small: chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.

Working in the sides of the dc of the collar: in the next dc 

make:

Double crochet, chain 1, double crochet (V stitch formed)

make 1 more V stitch in the same stitch.

*Make 2 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

Adult Medium: chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.

Working in the sides of the dc of the collar: in the next dc 

make:

Double crochet, chain 1, double crochet (V stitch formed)

make 1 more V stitch in the same stitch.

*Make 2 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

 

Adult Large: chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.

Working in the sides of the dc of the collar: in the next dc 

make:

Double crochet, chain 1, double crochet (V stitch formed)

make 1 more V stitch in the same stitch.

*Make 2 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

2XL - 4XL:  Chain 3, double crochet in the same stitch.  

Make one additional V stitch in the same space (V stitch =  

dc, ch1, dc).

*Make 2 V stitches in the side of the next 3 double crochet 

stitches,

3 V stitches in the side of the next double crochet.

Repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of 

the chain 3.

 

7.  All sizes:  Slip stitch into the next chain 1 space.

   Chain 3, double crochet in the same space.

   *In every chain 1 space around, make a V stitch.

   Repeat from* around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch 

  of the chain 3.

 

8.  Repeat step 7 until the poncho is the desired length.    

     Weave yarn ends into the finished work.

Monday, 2 November 2020

Free Crochet Pattern - Men and Boy's Beanie Hat, Unisex beanie

3. Work with one strand of worsted weight yarn for the remainder of the pattern.

3 to 6 Months: Chain 40

 



#2659 - MEN AND BOY'S UNISEX BEANIE HAT

 

Copyright © 2020, M. E. Harrington

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:

meh@eastlink.ca www.Hectanooga.etsy.com www.HatAndScarfPatterns.etsy.com

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MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn,  (approx. 70 - 150 yards)

Crochet hook, size 6.5mm (US K 10.5) Yarn needle

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

 Pattern available for purchase on Ravelry:

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2659---men--boys-beanie  for $1.99


This hat works from the bottom up:

1. BOTTOM BAND:

Working with 2 strands of worsted weight yarn for 2 rows only:

 

Newborn to 3 Months: Chain 36

6 to 12 Months: 42

1 to 3 Years: 44

3 to 5 Years: 48

5 to 8 Years: 50

8 to 12 Years: 54

Adult: Chain 56

 

Slip stitch to join being careful not to twist the chain.

 

2. Chain 1, single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join, fasten off

 

 3. *Chain 1 and turn, single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join.

Repeat from *, changing colors as desired for:

Newborn to 3 Months: 

10 more rows

 3 to 6 Months: 

12 more rows

6 to 12 Months: 13 more rows

1 to 3 Years: 14 more rows

3 to 5 Years: 15 more rows


5 to 8 Years: 17 more rows

8 to 12 Years: 

19 more rows

Adult: 22 more rows

 

4. Begin working in a spiral, (no slip stitch to join, keep working around), skipping every 3rd stitch until the top of the hat is closed up. Fasten off. Weave all yarn ends into the finished work.

 

 

 

HOW TO MAKE A POM POM:

1. Wind yarn around your fingers.

The more you wind the yarn, the fatter the pom-pom. (For a smaller pom pom, wind around 2 or 3 fingers. For a larger pompom, wind around a 4 or 5 inch piece of cardboard.)

2. Slide the bundle off, and tie tightly in the center with a length of yarn.

3. Cut open the loops on the ends.

4. Fluff out, and trim the ends into a rounded shape.

How to video for pom pom: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N39CbHz6tqY&list=PL166DA68A2E700BDB&index=20&feature=pl pp_video

 

 

END OF PATTERN

Saturday, 17 October 2020

Knitting for Beginners - Free Flat Knit Mittens Pattern

 FLAT KNIT MITTENS

KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS


HAT AND MITTENS Pattern available for purchase on Ravelry: (all sizes from 5 yrs to adult large: https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2648-beginner-mittens-hat-set



MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands

Mittens: 140 yds

7 mm knitting needles (WORKED FLAT)

Yarn needle

Copyright: Emi Harrington


Work a rectangle:

Working with 7 mm knitting needles, and 2 strands of ww yarn,

Worked sideways. 

1. 5-12 yrs: Cast on 18 stitches

     2.  knit every row for 20 rows, cast off. Leave a long yarn end for 

          sewing side seam.


You may also like this video for a knitted flower, for embellishing mittens, hats, bags and purses, and scarves!



3.  THUMB: (5-12 yrs)  Cast on 5 stitches, knit every row for 11 rows, cast off with a 12 inch long yarn end.


The video below shows another style of slippers which are also worked flat, so easy for Beginners!!!


4.  Thread the yarn end from the main body of the mittens into a yarn needle, weave through the end of the mittens (along the end of the vertical ridges). Pull to gather up and close the end of the mittens, then sew the side seam, leaving an opening for the thumb. Weave yarn ends into the finished work.


Thumb: Thread the yarn end into a needle, weave through the end of the rectangle along the ends of the vertical ridges, pull to gather up and close the end of the thumb, then sew the inside seam, position evenly into the opening of the mitten, and sew all around with the same yarn to attach the thumb to the mitten. Weave yarn ends into the finished work.


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Friday, 16 October 2020

FREE KNITTING PATTERN, UNISEX SUTTON SLIPPERS. Wear them 3 ways, short, medium or tall, #2650

#2650

KNITTING PATTERN, SUTTON UNISEX SLIPPERS, 2-5 YEARS




THIS PATTERN IS AVAILABLE ON RAVELRY IN ALL SIZES

FROM 2 YEARS TO ADULT XL:

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2650--sutton-unisex-slippers


Copyright © 2020,  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 

 

 

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

https://hectanoogapatterns.blogspot.ca/ 

 

HOW TO SOFTEN STIFF YARN:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcHU2h3SkrQ

 

HOW TO:

Cast on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iocTxgfLqU&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=5

Knit stitch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpJyef0ewFc&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=4

Purl stitch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2dkEiTDxCw&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=3

Cast off: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_QLYZG1lcU&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=2

Sew a seam in knitting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5UXKaYctAg 

 

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



 MATERIALS:

 2 strands Red Heart Super Saver (OR 1 STRAND OF CHUNKY YARN)   Yarn Breakdown:2-5 yrs:  

ww yarn:60 yds main color; 60 yds black, 24 yds cream color

7 mm needles

Yarn needle

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 2 stitches and 3 rows = 1 sq. inch

 

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NOTE:  Finished slippers are very stretchy, so don’t be alarmed if they seem to be small.  The slippers will accommodate several sizes

 

2-5 YEARS: Copyright: Emi Harrington, please do not share in any  

                    form. (Photo shown in 5-12 yrs)

 

1.   Works bottom up:

Black yarn: Cast on 32 stitches. 

Knit every row for 5 rows. (No purl rows.)

        Grandmother’s easy cast on video:  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iocTxgfLqU&list=PL8JcOsK0nf1L4RVaar-hbVuTc1AVqrutu&index=5  


Worked flat


2.   Change to main color.

Knit 13, knit 2 together, knit 2, knit 2 together, knit 13. (30)             

3.   Purl 12, purl 2 tog, purl 2, purl 2 tog, purl 12. (28)                                                                         

4.   Knit 11, knit 2 tog, knit 2, knit 2 tog, knit 11. (26)

5.   Purl 10, purl 2 tog, purl 2, purl 2 tog, purl 10. (24)


Red Heart Yarn:  https://amzn.to/2UGE4gp

                              

6.   Knit 9, knit 2 tog, knit 2, knit 2 tog, knit 9 (22)

7.   Purl 8, purl 2 tog, purl 2, purl 2 tog, purl 8. (20)

8.   Knit 7, knit 2 tog, knit 2, knit 2 tog, knit 7. (18)

9.   Purl 6, purl 2 tog, purl 2, purl 2 tog, purl 6. (16)

10.  Work stockinette stitch for 4 rows. (Knit 1 row, purl 1 row)


             You may also like the following video:


11.  LEG SECTION:


Black yarn:  Ribbing (K2P2)for 4 rows. (16)

Cream yarn: Ribbing for 2 rows. (Optional: Cast off for short       

                slippers)

Knit across the row, working 2 stitches in every  

4th stitch. (20)

Knit across the row for 3 rows.

*Knit 3 stitches, knit 2 together, repeat from * across   

the row. (16)

Main Color: Ribbing for 4 rows.

Black yarn: Knit across the row, working 2 stitches in every 

               4th stitch. (20)

Knit across the row for 4 rows.

*Knit 3 stitches, knit 2 together, repeat from * across 

the row. (16)

Main Color: Ribbing for 3 rows, casting off each stitch loosely 

              after it is worked in the last row.

 Fold in half, sew across the bottom of the sole, and up the back.




MORE SLIPPER PATTERN VIDEOS HERE: