Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Free Knitting Pattern - Unisex tall slippers, flat knit for beginners

#1156YT- KNIT TALL SLIPPERS - Unisex knitted slippers for beginners. Knit flat:  Wear them up on the leg, or fold down a cuff.
Copyright © 2016, 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. 
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MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, (Red Heart Super Saver,240 yds to 300 yds)
8 mm straight knitting needles
Yarn needle
Buttons optional
Measuring tape or ruler

INSTRUCTIONS: VIDEO DEMO HERE: https://youtu.be/YREIZ-qJ8ko

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1.  Working with 8 mm needles, and 2 strands of worsted 
     weight yarn, cast on:
8-12 yrs: 56 stitches
Adult small (shoe size 5 - 8): 60 stitches
Adult Medium: (shoe size 8 - 10: 64 stitches
Adult Large: (shoe size 10 - 12: 68 stitches
Adult XL: (shoe size 12 - 14): 74 stitches

2.  Knit every row until the work measures:
    8-12 yrs: 4 inches
Adult small: 4.5 inches
Adult Medium: 5 inches
Adult Large: 6 inches
Adult XL: 6.5 inches

3.  Cast off the first:
    8-12 yrs: 18 stitches, knit the remaining stitches of the row
Adult small: 19 stitches, knit the remaining stitches of the 
                    row.
Adult Medium: 20 stitches, knit the remaining stitches of 
                   the row.
Adult Large: 22 stitches, knit the remaining stitches of the 
                  row.
Adult XL: 24 stitches, knit the remaining stitches of the 
                  row.
4.  Repeat step 3.

5.  Knit every row until the work measures:
    8-12 yrs: 4 inches (8 inches total length)
Adult small: 4.5 inches (9 inches total length)
Adult Medium: 5 inches (10 inches total length)
Adult Large: 6 inches (12 inches total length)
Adult XL: 6.5 inches (13 inches total length)

6.  Knit across the row, casting off each stitch after it is 
     worked.  Leave a long yarn end,
    thread it into a needle, and weave through the last row of 
    stitches.  VIDEO DEMO HERE: https://youtu.be/YREIZ-qJ8ko

   Pull tightly to close the
   toe end of the slipper, then sew across the top of the foot 
   and the front of the leg section.
   Sew the back seam of the slipper.  Weave all yarn ends 
   into the finished work.

FOOT SIZE CHART:
8 - 9 yrs: 6.5
9 - 10 yrs: 6.75
10 - 11 yrs: 7
11 - 12 yrs: 7.25
12 - 13 yrs: 7.5
13 - 14 yrs: 7.75
14 - 15 yrs: 8
16 yrs: 8.25
Adult 5: 8.5
Adult 6: 9
Adult 7: 9.5
Adult 8: 10
Adult 9: 10.5
Adult 10:11
Adult 11: 11.5
Adult 12: 12
Adult 13: 12.5 

END OF PATTERN


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Monday, 13 November 2017

Free Crochet Pattern - Crochet Flower # 18

CROCHET FLOWER # 18, Free Crochet Pattern




Copyright © 2017, 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. 
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Materials
Worsted weight yarn
6.5 mm crochet hook
yarn needle

INSTRUCTIONS:  Video demo here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldfh9g7mQ_A

1.  Chain 6, 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.  Repeat from * until the rectangle is approx. 10 to 12 inches long.  Fasten off with a long yarn end, thread it into a yarn needle.  Fold the crochet strip in half, and weave the needle through the fold, pull to gather up.  Wind the strip into a spiral, and sew all the layers together on the back of the flower, take several stitches to secure, and weave the yarn end into the finished work.  Sew a button in the center of the flower.




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Sunday, 12 November 2017

Free Crochet Pattern - Yoga Socks, #1050

1050 - YOGA SOCKS
Copyright © 2016, 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. 
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MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn
9 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle

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INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Work with 2 strands of worsted weight yarn, 
      and a 9 mm crochet hook:
    Adult small: chain 19.  Slip stitch to join being careful not to twist 
                          the chain.
    Adult large foot: chain 21.  Slip stitch to join being careful not to 
                          twist the chain.

2.  *Chain 1, single crochet in each stitch around, slip stitch to join.
      Repeat from * for: 
      Small: 2 more rows
      Large: 4 more rows.

3.  Heel opening: 
     Turn, chain 9 for size small;  chain 10 for size large,  
     skip the same number of stitches, single crochet in the next 
     stitch and each remaining stitch of the row, slip stitch to join in 
     the  2nd chain stitch of the extension chain.

4.  Chain 1 and turn, single crochet in each stitch around, including 
      each chain stitch, slip stitch to join.

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

6.  Chain 3 and turn, 
     *skip the next stitch, double crochet in the  next stitch, chain 1, 
      repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in the 2nd stitch of the 
      1st chain 3.  

7.  Chain 3 and turn, *double crochet in the next double crochet, 
     chain 1, repeat from * around, slip stitch to join in
     the 2nd stitch of the 1st chain 3.

8.  *Chain 3, single crochet in the next double crochet, repeat from 
     * around, slip stitch to join in the base of the 1st 
 chain 3, fasten off, weave yarn ends into the finished work.

END OF PATTERN 

Saturday, 11 November 2017

Free Knitting Pattern - Knit Bear for Beginners - #2083


#2083 -Knitting Pattern - KNIT BEAR for beginners,   


Copyright © 2017,  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.

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MATERIALS:
Bernat Blanket Yarn, https://tinyurl.com/yccvr3ag 
…OR…. 2 strands of worsted weight yarn
6 mm  straight knitting needles (worked flat)
Yarn needle
Black yarn for eyes, or beads





INSTRUCTIONS:
1.  Body: Cast on 20 stitches. (5-6 inch wide bear, cast on more for a larger bear.)
2.  Work in stockinette stitch (k one row, p one row) for 22 rows (or more).
3.  Cast off.

4.  Ears: 
 Loosely cast on 3 stitches, knit 2 stitches in each stitch (increased to
purl across the next row,
then knit 2 stitches together across the next row, casting                    off  each stitch after it is worked.




Fold the square in half, and sew the side seam and the bottom (a large darning needle and the same yarn were used in this sample), then sew an indentation in the center to form legs.
 


















Stuff the body.
Tip:  To avoid stuffing from showing, place it into a knee-high or panty-hose leg before placing  inside the body. 
Sew the top of the body closed.





Sew the ears on the top corners.
Tie yarn around to form a neck.  (Tie into a permanent knot, then tie into a bow.)



 



 


  
Sew beads on for eyes and nose,
or embroider with black yarn for young children.


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