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Cluster Striped Baby Blanket – Free Crochet Pattern This Cluster Striped Baby Blanket is fun to make in an assortment of colors! The perfect gift or project to donate for charity. Designed for the American Crochet – Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope  Find Cluster Striped Baby Blanket On Ravelry! Share The Love And Please Favorite! SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. MATERIALS: Yarns: Approx 50 grams of light weight worsted yarn in 4 colors: I used Elle Pullskein – Watermelon; Fig; Olive Green; Green and Yellow Hooks & Notions: Hook 4.50 mm (clover) Yarn needle Abbreviations: CH – chain SC – single crochet HDC –Read More →

THE CROCHET A BLOCK 2016 AFGHAN Crochet this one of a kind afghan with the Crochet A Block 2016 Afghan Squares Using different textures, patterns and techniques piece this gorgeous blanket together.   FOR THE COMPLETE GALLERY AND LINKS TO SQUARES CLICK HERE! I have completed joining my squares in the layout which can be found here and additionally find the first border here. For the second border: Starting in any corner – CH 3; work 5 DC into the corner; SKIP the next 3 STS; SL ST into the next ST; *CH 3; work 2 DC into the same ST; SKIP the next 2 STS. RepeatRead More →

LITTLE SAILOR SET PART FIVE|LITTLE TOY BOAT|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

FOR FULL DETAILS AND MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE! Little Boat Toy/Rattle SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. SIZE: Approx 15cm in length and 10cm in width MATERIALS: Yarns: Double knitting/light worsted yarn 50 grams of double knitting/light worsted yarn in: – brown Small amounts of double knitting/light worsted yarn in: – dark blue – dark green – beige/white – black Hooks & Notions: Size 3.50 mm Hook Stitch Marker Yarn Needle Fiberfill/Toy Stuffing Optional – Rattle Bell GAUGE: 22sts x 30 rows = 8x 8cm Use hook specified or hook size to obtain tension/gauge Notes: I use US Crochet stitch terminology Abbreviations:Read More →

LITTLE SAILOR SET PART THREE|APPLIQUES & BORDER|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

FOR FULL DETAILS AND MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE! Appliques & Border SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. MATERIALS: Yarns: Double knitting/light worsted yarn Small amounts of double knitting/light worsted yarn in: – red – gold -brown – dark green 50 grams of double knitting/light worsted yarn in: – dark blue – gold Hooks & Notions: Size 3.50 mm Hook Yarn Needle Small amount of fiberfill/toy stuffing Notes: I use US Crochet stitch terminology Abbreviations: CH – chain SC – single crochet HDC – half double crochet DC – double crochet DECR – work 2 STS together (SC2tog for this pattern) MM –Read More →

  FOR THE COMPLETE GALLERY AND LINKS TO SQUARES CLICK HERE!   I have completed joining my squares in the layout which can be found here. For the first border I am doing a simple DC round. This is how my round worked out: Please do note this will differ depending if you have made all the blocks and joined them with my layout. In each corner I made [2 DC, CH 2, 2 DC] For the top and bottom – I worked up 34 DC for each square: 34 x 5 = 170 plus the 4 DC (2 x 2) from the corners =Read More →

FOR FULL DETAILS AND MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE! Ocean Blanket SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. SIZE: 90 cm x 90 cm MATERIALS: Yarns: Double knitting/medium worsted yarn 100 grams of double knitting/medium worsted yarn in: – white/beige – dark blue – light blue 50 grams of double knitting/medium worsted yarn in: – grey – gold Hooks & Notions: Size 5.00 mm Hook Yarn Needle GAUGE: 22sts x 30 rows = 12 x 12cm Use hook specified or hook size to obtain tension/gauge Notes: I use US Crochet stitch terminology Abbreviations: CH – chain SC – single crochet HDC – half doubleRead More →

LITTLE SAILOR SET PART ONE|LITTLE SAILOR HAT|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

FOR FULL DETAILS AND MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE! Little Sailor Hat SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. SIZE: 0-3 months MATERIALS: Yarns: Double knitting/medium worsted yarn 50 grams of double knitting/medium worsted yarn in: white/beige Small amounts of double knitting/light worsted yarn in: red Hooks & Notions: Size 5, 00mm & 3.50 mm Hook Stitch Marker Yarn Needle GAUGE: 22sts x 30 rows = 8x 8cm Use hook specified or hook size to obtain tension/gauge Hat size will vary with size hook used. 3-6 months = Size 4.00/4.50 mm Hook : 22sts x 30 10 x 10cm 6-12 months = Size 4.50/5.00Read More →

Finally time to join the squares! FOR THE COMPLETE GALLERY AND LINKS TO SQUARES CLICK HERE! My layout is 5 afghans squares in 6 rows. After much arranging and rearranging I have settled on the sequence of original release – in other words squares are set to release date. Starting with square 1 and ending with square 30! Layout can be done in anyway – squares can be added, omitted or removed. Depending on color/colors used layout design will vary. I have started to join my squares using the simple method of yarn and needle with the whip stitch! I felt that with each block being uniqueRead More →

GRANNY STRIPE BLANKET|CRAFTING A RAINBOW OF HOPE|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

  The Granny Stripe Stitch! For those who do not know this stitch or those that do – I wanted to introduce or reintroduce an awesome versatile stitch with countless color arrangement potential 🙂 ‘n Maklike en vinnige kombers gemaak in die gewilde ‘Ouma Steek’ Put together exclusively for the American Crochet – Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope Organisation CLICK THE LINK TO GET ALL THE INFORMATION!!   This is really a great stitch that works up quickly and easily. Great for making Charity projects! Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. Yarn: medium worsted yarn Color – I used 4 colors for my blanket green cameo variegated;Read More →

LACY STITCH BABY BLANKET|CRAFTING A RAINBOW OF HOPE|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

  A beautiful baby blanket in a quick and easy lacy stitch! Designed exclusively for the American Crochet – Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope  Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. Yarn: light worsted yarn Color – 4 colors – Pink, dark pink, cream and yellow 50 gram balls Hook: 4.00 mm Size: 54 cm x 54 cm (Preemie Blanket) – including border Notes: Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect I use US Crochet stitch terminology Abbreviations: CH – chain SL ST – slip stitch SC – single crochet DC – double crochet INSTRUCTIONS: I made this blanket using the lacyRead More →

Rainbow Shells Baby Blanket A baby blanket bursting with bright colors in a gorgeous easy stitch!   SKILL LEVEL: Easy Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing. MATERIALS: Yarns: Light weight DK yarn in assorted colors – I used Bright Pink (Fushcia), Pink, Aqua, Yellow, Purple & Cream Approx 1 and 1/2 50 gram balls each Hooks & Notions: Hook 4,50 mm Yarn needle Learn more about my yarn and how to substitute 🙂 GAUGE: Not necessary to complete this project Finished Size: Size will depend on hook and yarn used. My baby blanket is approx 90 cm x 90 cm Notes:  This pattern is workedRead More →

September 2015 Mystery Blanket CAL A crochet along mystery blanket in five parts 🙂 PART ONE: September 09 – PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR ALL THE REQUIREMENTS! PART TWO: September 16 PART THREE: September 23 PART FOUR: September 30 PART FIVE: October 07 JOIN MY RAVELRY GROUP! I use US Crochet stitch terminology   PART FIVE: Flower Border With 4,00 mm Hook and blue yarn Rnd 1: Work 1 DC into every ST, working 3 DC, 2 CH, 3 DC into each corner. Note when working down the sides – work 2 DC into each row. Fasten off and change color to cream Rnd 2: starting in a corner and working down a striped sideRead More →

September 2015 Mystery Blanket CAL A crochet along mystery blanket in five parts 🙂 PART ONE: September 09 – PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR ALL THE REQUIREMENTS! PART TWO: September 16 PART THREE: September 23 PART FOUR: September 30 PART FIVE: October 07  JOIN MY RAVELRY GROUP! I use US Crochet stitch terminology PART FOUR: Stripey Sides With 4,00 mm Hook and yarn Work up 155 DC starting with a 3CH (counts as 1DC) across one side Pattern: Ch3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into each DC, turn (155 DC) Color Sequence: Blue Brown Cream Dark Brown Repeat color sequence twice more Final row count: 12 striped rows on each sideRead More →