Sunday, 13 May 2018

Free Crochet Pattern, 2 scarf summer cardigan, casual cardi


#2213yt - 2 SCARF SUMMER CARDIGAN - small to 4XL
This beginner, super simple cardigan is so easy to crochet!  Simply crochet 2 scarf rectangles, then join in the back and on the sides!  Works up quickly with this 'yarn saving' stitch pattern!
Copyright © 2018,  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 2 - 3 skeins of Red Heart Super Saver (S:540 yds; 4XL: 1120 yds)
6.5 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle

 


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INSTRUCTIONS:  Gauge: 2.5 sc and 3 rows = 1 sq. Inch
Worked sideways. For a longer or shorter sweater, adjust foundation chain.
See a HOW TO VIDEO here: https://youtu.be/Ko4VdpMpVCg

Pattern is available for purchase 
as a downloadable printable pdf 
with no ads on 

1. MAKE 2 scarf-like rectangles, , THEN SEAM DOWN THE BACK.




XSmall: (chest 28 - 30 inches, length of sweater 27 inches) chain 137, should measure 54 inches.
Small: (chest 30 - 34 inches, length of sweater 27 inches) chain 137, should measure 54 inches.
    Medium: (chest 34 - 38 inches, length of sweater 27 inches) chain 137, should measure 54 inches.
    Large: (chest 38 - 44 inches, length of sweater 27 inches) chain 137, should measure 54 inches.
    XL: (chest 44 - 50 inches, length of sweater 29 inches) chain 141, should measure 58 inches.
    XXL: (chest 50 - 56 inches, length of sweater 31 inches) chain 145, should measure 62 inches.
    3XL: (chest 56 - 62 inches, length of sweater 33 inches) chain 149, should measure 66 inches.
    4XL: (chest 62 - 68 inches, length of sweater 35 inches) chain 155, should measure 70 inches.

2.  Double crochet in the 4th stitch from the hook, and each stitch of the chain.

3.  Chain 3 and turn, (takes the place of the first dc and ch 1), *skip the next stitch,
double crochet in the next stitch, chain 1, repeat from * ending with a double crochet
in the last stitch.

4.  Chain 3 and turn, (takes the place of the first dc and ch 1), *double crochet in the
next double crochet, chain 1, repeat from * across the row.

5.  Chain 2 and turn, double crochet in each chain 1 space, and each double crochet
across the row.





6.  Repeat steps 3, 4, and 5 for: (Finished sweater size in brackets.)
   XS: 2 more times, fasten off. (28 inches chest.) Should measure 7 inches.
 Small: 3 more times, fasten off. (36 inches s chest.) Should measure 9 inches.
   Medium: 4 more times, fasten off. (44 in. chest, for smaller stop at 3 times) Should measure 11 inches.
   Large: 5 more times, fasten off. (52 inch chest, for smaller stop at 4 times). Should measure 13 inches.
   XL: 6 more times, fasten off. (60 inch chest, for smaller stop at 5 times). Should measure 15 inches.
   XXL: 7 times, fasten off. (68 inch chest, for smaller, stop at 6 times). Should measure 17 inches.
   3XL: 8 times, fasten off. (76 inch chest, for smaller stop at 7 times.) Should measure 19 inches.
   4XL: 9 times, fasten off. ( 84 inch the chest, for smaller stop at 8 times.) Should measure 21 inches.

Fold the 2 rectangles in half to find the shoulders.
Sew the back seam, do not sew up to the neck, stop approx. 3 - 6 inches from the neck.
Sew the side seams, matching the bottom edges on the sides.

Weave all yarn ends into the finished work.









End of pattern

Friday, 11 May 2018

FREE CROCHET PATTERN, long chain flower

LONG CHAIN CROCHET FLOWER - Cute easy flower for all your knitting and crochet projects!




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LONG CHAIN CROCHET FLOWER


Copyright © 2018,
 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
6.5 mm crochet hook
Yarn needle








INSTRUCTIONS:
VIDEO DEMO HERE:


1. Chain 50.
2. Single crochet in the 2nd stitch from the hook. 3 double crochet in the next stitch,
single crochet in the next stitch, repeat from * across the row.  Fasten off.
3. Roll the strip into a circle, and sew on the back to attach all the layers.
   See the video for a demo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELjyL7z5PnQ





LINK TO ALL MY FREE CROCHET FLOWERS VIDEOS:


3 FLOWERS FROM ONE PATTERN: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjyYBsBscQ0
RUFFLED THREAD FLOWER:

Monday, 7 May 2018

FREE KNITTING PATTERN, Fringed Baby Booties


2212- FRINGED KNITTED BOOTIES
Cute little booties with fringe, perfect new baby gift!!
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:

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


MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands (Bernat Premium)
6 mm knitting needles
Yarn needle
Scissors




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

THIS PATTERN WITH SIZES NEWBORN TO 12 MONTHS 
IS AVAILABLE ON RAVELRY, AS A PRINTABLE,
AD-FREE, PDF FILE.
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/2212--fringed-baby-bootie



1.  Working with 2 strands of worsted weight yarn, and 6 mm needles: cast on:
Newborn to 3 months: 32 stitches


2.  Knit every row for: newborn - 3 months: 12 rows

3.  Cast off the first: newborn -  3 months: 8 stitches.  Knit across the remainder of the row.

4.  Repeat step 3.

5.  *Knit across the next 2 rows. Stockinette stitch the next 2 rows.Repeat from * for:
new. - 3 mths: 2 more times
Cast off, leaving a long yarn end, thread it into a needle, and weave through the last row 
of stitches,
passing through every 2nd stitch, pull to gather up and close the toe end of the bootie,    
Take several stitches to secure, then sew the front of the bootie.  Sew the back seam of 
the bootie. Weave yarn ends into the finished work.

















1.  Attach fringe:
 Cut yarn approx. 5 inches long, attach 2 strands in each stitch along the top of the bootie,
trim to even out the fringe, fold the top down approx. 1/2 inch.





Thursday, 3 May 2018

FREE Knitting Pattern, Unisex Slippers, Bow Tie Slippers, All Sizes

#2211- free KNITTING PATTERN, ALL SIZES, BOW TIE SLIPPERS
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:

HOW TO:

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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 (Red Heart Super Saver, worked 2 strands - OR - one strand super bulky yarn)
( 60 yds ww for adult small; 180 yards for XL)
7 mm knitting needles
Yarn needle
Time requirement: approx. 30 minutes for one pair of adult small slippers


INSTRUCTIONS: Gauge: 2.5 stitches long = 1 inch
Copyright: Emi Harrington,permission not given to share, give away, or sell this pattern.

A downloadable AD free printable PDF is available on Ravelry for $1.00



1.  Working with 2 strands of Red Heart Super Saver yarn, OR one strand of super bulky yarn, cast on:
2 - 4 yrs: 12 stitches
4 - 6 yrs: 14 stitches
6 - 10 yrs: 16 stitches
10 - 12 yrs: 18 stitches
12 - 16 yrs: 20 stitches
Adult Small: 22 stitches
Adult Medium: 24 stitches
Adult Large: 26 stitches
Adult XLarge: 30 stitches (fits up to 13 inch long foot)

2.  Knit every row for:
2 - 4 yrs: 20 rows
4 - 6 yrs: 26 rows
6 - 10 yrs: 28 rows
10 - 12 yrs: 30 rows
12 - 16 yrs: 36 rows
Adult Small: 40 rows
Adult Medium: 46 rows
Adult Large: 50 rows
Adult XLarge : 58 rows

3.  Cast off leaving along yarn end, thread into a needle, weave 
      through the last row of stitches,
      pull to gather up and close the end of the slipper, then sew the 
      top of the foot, sewing approx. 1/2 the distance across.  
      Sew the heel end closed.

MAKE THE BOW:
Cast on 6 stitches, knit every row for 12 - 14 rows.  Cast off.  Wind yarn around the center of the rectangle to form a bow, then sew onto the front of the slipper.


 

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 END OF PATTERN