Monday, 29 July 2019

FREE KNITTING PATTERN: #2493K BASIC UNISEX KNIT HAT

2493k- BASIC CHUNKY KNIT HAT

Knit a quick and easy basic unisex hat in any size from newborn up to adult!
Work with 2 strands of ww yarn (Bernat Premium recommended), OR 1 strand of chunky or bulky yarn.


Copyright © 2019,  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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HOW TO:

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MATERIALS:
2 strands worsted  weight yarn OR 1 strand bulky or chunky yarn (45-120 yds of ww yarn)
8 mm knitting needles (worked flat)
Yarn needle

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INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 3 stitches and 3 rows = 1 sq. inch
Block the finished garment by lightly spraying with water, place flat on a towel, arrange into shape, pat down lightly to flatten the stitches, allow to dry undisturbed.

My main focus with designing is to produce a pattern that requires the least amount of instructions, for ease of construction.You can find ALL my patterns on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington  Including over 380 FREE patterns.

1.  Downloadable pattern available for purchase on Ravelry for $1.00
                                                   https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2493k--basic-unisex-hat

With 2 strands ww and 8 mm needles: 
(or 1 strand chunky or bulky yarn)
Newborn - 3 months:  cast on 36 stitches
3-6 months: Cast on 40 stitches
 6-12 months: Cast on 44 stitches
1-3 yrs:  Cast on 48 stitches
3-6 yrs: Cast on 52 stitches
6- 12 yrs: Cast on 56 stitches
Adult: Cast on 60 stitches

2.  Knit every row for:
     Newborn to 6 months: 2 rows
     6 -12 mths: 3 rows
     1-3 yrs: 4 rows
     3-6 yrs: 5 rows
     6-12 yrs: 6 rows
     Adult: 7 rows

3.  Work stockinette stitch for: (knit one row, purl one row)
Newborn - 3 months: 12rows ,cast off with a long yarn end.
3-6 months: 13 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.
6-12 months: 14 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.
1-3 yrs:  15 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.
3-6 yrs:  16 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.
6- 12 yrs: 17 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.
Adult: 18 rows, cast off with a long yarn end.

Thread yarn end into a needle, weave through the last row of stitches passing through every 4th stitch, pull to gather up and close the top of the hat, take several stitches to secure, then sew the back seam of the hat. (The mattress stitch is recommended for an almost invisible seam.)





 Make a pom pom and attach to the top of the hat.
Pom pom:
Wrap  yarn around fingers or cardboard.
Slide off and tie in the center.

Cut the loops open and fluff out.
Trim evenly into a ball.

Tuesday, 25 June 2019

FREE crochet pattern, SPIKE STITCH BABY CRIB BLANKET

2486- SPIKE STITCH BABY BLANKET
Colorful baby blanket, make a regular size baby blanket, or a larger blanket suitable for the crib.  
 
Copyright © 2019,  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 1 strand or 2 strands dk yarn
6.5 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle

My main focus with designing is to produce a pattern that requires the least amount of instructions, for ease of construction.

You can find ALL my patterns on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington  Including over 380 FREE patterns.

 
INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 3 dc = 1 sq. inch
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.

PRINTABLE DOWNLOAD PDF PATTERN AVAILABLE ON RAVELRY: 


1.  This design started with wine color yarn. Worked sideways.
   Working with a 6.5 mm crochet hook,
   and 1 strand of ww yarn,   or   2 strands of dk yarn,

    BLANKET SHOWN IN PHOTO: (36 x 48 INCHES)  Chain 145
  FOR A CRIB BLANKET:  chain  217 
  (Average crib blanket measures 36 by 54 inches.)

Double crochet in the 4th stitch from the hook, and in the next  stitch,*chain 1, skip the next stitch, double crochet in the next 3 stitches, repeat from * across the row.

2.  Chain 2 and turn, (takes the place of the first dc), double crochet in the next 2 stitches, *chain 1, skip the next chain 1 space, double crochet in each of the next 3 double crochet, repeat from * across the row.

3.  Change to a contrasting color (this sample used peach color yarn) attach yarn in the top of the dc, chain 3 (takes the place of the first dk and ch 1 space) skip the next stitch, double crochet in the next stitch, double crochet in the chain 1 space,BUT work into the chain  1 space 2 rows down,  (long double crochetstitch formed),  double crochet in the next double crochet, * chain 1, skip the next double crochet, double crochet in the next double crochet stitch, long double crochet in the next chain 1 space 2rows down, double crochet in the next stitch,
repeat from * across the row, (end the row with a dc in the turning chain).

4.  Chain 3 and turn, skip the chain 1 space, double crochet in the  next 3 double crochet,
*chain 1, skip the next chain 1 space, double crochet in the next 3 double crochet,  repeat from * across the row ending with a double crochet in the last stitch (the 2nd stitch of the turning chain 3).

5. Change color.
Chain 2 and turn, long double crochet in the next stitch, double crochet in the next stitch.
*chain 1, skip the next stitch,double crochet in the next stitch, long double crochet in the next stitch, double crochet in the next stitch, repeat from * across the row ending with 3 double
crochet (work  the 3rd dc in the 2nd stitch of the turning chain).

6.  Chain 2 and turn, double crochet in the next 2 stitches, *chain 1, skip the next chain 1 space, double  crochet in the next 3 stitches, repeat from * across the row.

7.  Change color.  Chain 3 and turn, skip the next stitch, double crochet in the next stitch, long double
crochet in the next chain 1 space, double crochet in the next stitch, *chain 1, skip the next stitch, double
crochet in the next stitch, long double crochet in the next stitch, double crochet in the next stitch, repeat from* across the row.

8. Chain 3 and turn, skip the next chain 1 space, double crochet in the next 3 stitches, *chain 1, skip the next chain 1 space, double crochet in the next 3 stitches, repeat from* across the row., ending with a double crochet in the 2nd stitch of the chain 3.

9.  Repeat steps 5, 6, 7 and 8 until the blanket is the desired size.  Fasten off. 

Sunday, 23 June 2019

FREE crochet pattern - GRANNY SQUARE BABY BLANKET

2485 GRANNY SQUARE Baby BLANKET (or lap throw, chair throw, wheelchair quilt, etc.)
Quick and easy baby blanket.  Great shower gift! Works up quickly!

Copyright © 2019,  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
6 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle

My main focus with designing is to produce a pattern that requires the least amount of instructions, for ease of construction.
You can find ALL my patterns on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington  Including over 380 FREE patterns.

 
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INSTRUCTIONS:  See a video of this granny square worked here:
(Pattern available as a downloadable PDF on Ravelry:
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2485-granny-square-blanket


Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.
Block the finished garment by lightly spraying with water, place flat on a towel, arrange into shape, pat down lightly to flatten the stitches, allow to dry undisturbed.

This blanket worked in sequences of 4 rows in pink, 2 rows in white

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

2.  Chain 2, make 2 double crochet in the ring, chain 1, 3 double 
    crochet in the ring, repeat from * 2 more
times , chain 1, slip stitch to join in the top of the first chain 2.

3.  Turn, slip stitch into the chain 1 space, chain 2, make 2 double 
     crochet in the same space, chain 1,
make 3 more double crochet in the same space.
*Chain 1, In the next chain 1 space, make 3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc,
 repeat from * 2 more times, slip stitch to join in the top of the 
chain 2.

4.   Turn, slip stitch into the next chain 1 space, chain 2, make 2 
      more dc in that same space,
 chain 1,  in the next chain 1 space (corner)  make: 3 dc, ch 1, 3  
 dc;  
*chain 1, in the next chain 1 space, make 3 dc,
 chain 1, in the next chain 1 space (corner), make 3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc;
  repeat from * around, ending with a chain 1, slip stitch to join in        the top of the first chain 2.

5.  Turn, slip stitch into the next chain 1 space, chain 2, make 2 
     more dc in the same space;
 chain 1, work around, making a corner cluster in every corner (3 
dc, ch 1, 3 dc),
and 3 dc in every chain 1 space between corners, separating 
each 3 dc cluster with a chain 1.
Repeat this step for as many rows as desired. Fasten off, weave 
yarn ends into the finished work.
 
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Friday, 21 June 2019

FREE CROCHET PATTERN, Fishnet Summer Shrug, #924


#Yt - FISHNET

SUMMER
CROCHET SHRUG or SCARF
By Emi Harrington
Copyright © 2015,
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

MATERIALS:

Worsted weight yarn (1 skein of 198 grams will make any size.) 
9 mm crochet hook

Yarn needle

INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 2 stitches = 1 sq inch



Small: chain 34
Medium: chain 38
Large: chain 42

1. Double crochet in the 4th stitch from the hook and each stitch of the chain.
2. Chain 2 and turn, double crochet in each stitch across the row, working in the back side of the stitch only.
3. Repeat step 2 until the rectangle is as long as needed.
Examples: Small: 28 rows; Medium: 30 rows, Large: 38 rows
 
Fasten off, weave yarn ends into the finished work.

To form into sleeves, fold the rectangle in half,

and connect by sewing, or attaching a chain cord to bring the corners together, as shown in the photo.


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Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Free Crochet Pattern - Breezy Summer Cowl

SUMMER CROCHET COWL
Copyright © 2019,  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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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
15 mm crochet hook (us Q)
Yarn needle

My main focus with designing is to produce a pattern that requires the least amount of instructions, for ease of construction.

You can find ALL my patterns on Ravelry: https://www.ravelry.com/designers/emi-harrington  Including over 380 FREE patterns.

red heart yarn :





INSTRUCTIONS: Video demo here: https://youtu.be/PKaAHVMKrQY 
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.

1.  Chain 7, single crochet in the 2nd stitch from the hook, and each stitch of the chain.
2.  Chain 1 and turn, working in the back side of the stitch only, single crochet in each stitch
across the row.
3.  Repeat step 2 until the work measures approx. 28 inches.  Fold in half, bringing the
foundation row to the last row worked, and slip stitch to join into a tube.
    Weave yarn ends into the finished work.

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