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Mini Christmas Cal 2018

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Mini Christmas CAL Facebook Group Challenges

This Mini Christmas Cal 2018 Facebook group challenge is part of my Let’s Play Crochet initiative in my Facebook group. It is a live mystery crochet along event that happens on a Friday where every half hour a new section of the pattern is released! Part of my Facebook Group entertainment!

Mini Christmas CAL 2018 Facebook Group Challenges | Creative Crochet Workshop

There is no official sign up – you are more than welcome to join the Creative Crochet Workshop Facebook Group to join the events for sharing your progress or asking questions! These events usually take place on a Friday – time-zones do differ so be sure to check that! If you are not able to join the live event you can do the squares anytime – you set your pace and work on your own times!

Each post will have a link to this main introduction page that will have all the links to each pattern as they become available!

Basic Requirements – but completely optional! (This is what I use :))

The patterns will be anything from cute small gifts to home decor!

Skill Level – Easy

Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing.
Concentration required.

MATERIALS:
Yarns:

I will give a head’s up before the Friday as to what yarn I will be using!

Hooks & Notions:
Will be given with each pattern that is made available.

Notes:
I use US Crochet stitch terminology.
Due to the nature of the patterns – the yarn and hook used is only a suggestion and any substitute may be used.
Size of finished product will vary depending on yarn and also size of hook used.

Size: varies depending on product (pattern)

Abbreviations:

CH – chain
SL ST – slip stitch
SC – single crochet (UK – DC)
HDC – half double crochet (UK – HTR)
DC – double crochet (UK – TR)
TR – treble crochet (UK – DTR)
BLP – back loop

Santa & Snowman Candy/Toy or Money Holder:

Santa & Snowman Candy/Toy or Money Holder Free Crochet Pattern | Creative Crochet Workshop #freecrochetpattern #crochet #crochetsquare #christmas #holiday

What you will need:
You will need a empty toilet roll;
Size 3,50 mm hook (E)
White and Red yarn – sparkly if you got!
Extra: gold yarn (yellow); green and plain white.

Make a magic circle or CH 6; SL ST into first chain to form a ring;

RND 1: CH 2 (does not count as ST); work 12 DC into ring; SL ST into first DC;
RND 2: CH 2 (does not count as ST): work 2 DC into each DC of previous round; SL ST into first DC;
RND 3: work into back loops only; work 1 SC into each DC all around (24 SC); SL ST into first SC worked;
RND 4: CH 2; work 1 DC into each SC all around; SL ST into first DC worked.
RND 5-12: CH 2; work 1 DC into each DC all around; SL ST into first DC worked.
CH 10; SL ST into SAME DC;
Fasten off and weave in ends.

Snowman Scarf:
This is a simple Ch 5; and work approx 30 rows in single crochet – but you can make this as long or as short as you like.
Sew around the top part of the neck.

Santa Jacket Trimmings:
Bottom – with white yarn – CH 26; work 1 HDC into 2nd CH from hook – work 1 HDC into each CH until end;
Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing around the bottom.

Top – CH 35; work 1 HDC into 2nd CH from hook – work 1 HDC into each CH until end;
Fasten off and leave a tail for sewing around the top – see photo.

With some yellow or gold yarn embroider buttons!
With some red or other color embroider little crosses onto the scarf.

Have Fun!

Sparkly Round Tree Ornament:

Sparkly Round Tree Ornament Free Crochet Pattern | Creative Crochet Workshop #freecrochetpattern #crochet #crochetsquare #christmas #holiday

What you will need:
Sparkly green yarn – I used Scheepjes Twinkle – But this is optional:
3, 50 (E) mm hook;
Stuffing – small amounts to give ‘ball’ shape

Make a magic circle or CH 6; SL ST into first chain to form a ring;

NOTE: each round is worked into the back loops.

RND 1: CH 2 (does not count as ST); work 12 DC into ring; SL ST into first DC;
RND 2: CH 2 (does not count as ST): work 2 DC into each DC of previous round; SL ST into first DC – 24 DC;
RND 3: CH 2 (does not count as ST); *work 2 DC into next DC; work 1 DC into next DC.**
Repeat from *to** all around; SL ST into first DC – 36 DC;
RND 4: CH 2 (does not count as ST); work 1 DC into each DC all around;
RND 5: CH 2 (does not count as ST; *work 2DCtog; work 1 DC into next DC.**
Repeat from *to** all around; SL ST into first decrease – 24 DC.
RND 6: CH 2 (does not count as ST); work 2DCtog all around; SL ST into first decrease – 12 DC; stuff
RND 7: CH 2 (does not count as ST); work 2DCtog 6 times;
SL ST into first decrease – 6 DC;
Fasten off and close opening.

Yuletide Star Table Runner & Square

Sparkly Flower Snowflakes

Sparkly Flower Snowflakes - Free Crochet Pattern | Creative Crochet Workshop #freecrochetpattern #crochet #crochetsnowflake #crochetflower #christmas #holiday

Starry Christmas Doily

Starry Christmas Doily - Free Crochet Pattern | Creative Crochet Workshop #freecrochetpattern #crochet #crochetsnowflake #crochetflower #christmas #holiday

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