Thursday, 20 January 2022

Easy Little Doily Crochet Pattern

Hi Everyone! πŸ™‚

I have got an easy Little Doily crochet pattern for you today. It's worked up in 12 rounds using sport weight mercerised 100% cotton yarn and a 3 mm crochet hook.
If you can crochet in the round and know how to work the basic crochet stitches, you are good to go.
If you prefer to learn by watching, I have a video tutorial below. Or scroll down to view the written pattern!

Hope you enjoy! 
Happy crocheting! 😊


Disclosure: Please note that this post may contain affiliate links, which means that I may receive a small commission if you make a purchase using these links - at no extra cost to you.


Video Tutorial:



Written Pattern:

Size: The doily measures approximately 24 cm
(9.5 inches) in diameter.

Skill Level: Easy

Materials Used:

  • Sport weight mercerized cotton yarn, size 2 - fine. I used Alize Bahar mercerised 100% cotton yarn in the colorway 350 (sea blue). 22 grams (58 meters approx.) of yarn needed for this pattern.
  • 3mm crochet hook.
  • Scissors.
  • Yarn needle or Latch hook for weaving in ends. Or, you can use a crochet hook.


Abbreviations (US terms):

st./sts - stitch / stitches
ch - chain
sl st. - slip stitch
sc - single crochet
dc - double crochet
trc - treble crochet

dc3(4)tog – 3(4) double crochet closed together - (yarn over, insert the hook into indicated ch space, yarn over and draw up a loop. Yarn over and pull through 2 loops on hook)* repeat 3(4) times. Now you have 4(5) loops on hook. Yarn over and pull through all 4(5) loops.

trc4(5)tog  4(5) treble crochet closed together - (yarn over twice, insert the hook into next st., yarn over and draw up a loop. Yarn over and pull through 2 loops on hook, yarn over and pull through 2 loops on hook)* repeat 4(5) times. Now you have 5(6) loops on hook. Yarn over and pull through all 5(6) loops.

()* - repeat the instructions between the brackets the number of times indicated.


Instructions:

Start with ch5, sl st. into first ch to form a ring.

Round 1: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1),
(1dc into ring, ch1)* repeat 11 times.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch4.

Round 2: ch5 (counts as 1dc + ch2),
(skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st., ch2)* repeat 11 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch5.

Round 3: sl st. into next ch2 space, ch2 (counts as 1dc of dc4tog), dc3tog into same ch2 space, ch5,
(dc4tog into next ch2 space, ch5)* repeat 11 times around.
Join with a sl st. into first dc3tog.

Round 4: sl st. into next ch5 space, ch3 (counts as 1dc), 4dc into same ch5 space, ch2,
(5dc into next ch5 space, ch2)* repeat 11 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.

Round 5: ch3 (counts as 1trc of trc5tog), trc4tog over next 4 dc sts, ch4, 1dc into next ch2 space,
(ch4, dc5tog over next 5 dc sts, ch4, 1dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 11 times around.
Join with ch1 + 1dc (counts as last ch4) into first dc4tog.

Round 6: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch1 + 1dc) space of previous round,
(ch5, 1sc into next ch4 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with ch2 + 1dc (counts as last ch5) into first sc. 

Round 7: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch2 + 1dc) space of previous round,
(ch6, 1sc into next ch5 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with ch2 + 1trc (counts as last ch6) into first sc. 

Round 8: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch2 + 1trc) space of previous round,
(ch6, 1sc into next ch6 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with ch2 + 1trc (counts as last ch6) into first sc.

Round 9: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch2 + 1trc) space of previous round,
(ch7, 1sc into next ch6 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with ch3 + 1trc (counts as last ch7) into first sc.


Round 10: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch3 + 1trc) space of previous round,
(ch8, 1sc into next ch7 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with ch3 + 1dtrc (counts as last ch8) into first sc.

Round 11: ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into that same (ch3 + 1dtrc) space of previous round, ch9,
(1sc into next ch8 space, ch9)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with a sl st. into first sc.

Round 12: sl st. into next ch9 space, ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 5sc into same ch9 space, ch3, 5sc into same ch9 space,
(5sc into next ch9 space, ch3, 5sc into same ch9 space)* repeat 23 times around.
Join with a sl st. into first sc.

Ch1, cut off the yarn, fasten off and weave in the ends.


The patterns on this website are my original designs created by me.
Please do not copy, rework, distribute, republish or sell my patterns and photos. 
Do not create video tutorials free or paid.

Thank you!





©2022 KristinesCrochets 

Friday, 14 January 2022

Romantic Oval Doily Placemat Crochet Pattern




Hello Everyone! πŸ™‚
Today I have the Romantic Oval Doily Placemat crochet pattern to share with you. It is made in only 13 rounds using mercerised cotton yarn and a 3 mm crochet hook. 
All you need to start is a crochet hook and some yarn or thread in the color of your choice.

If you prefer to learn by watching, I have a 2 part video tutorial below. Or, scroll down to view the written pattern!


Hope you enjoy!

Happy crocheting! 😊


Disclosure: Please note that this post may contain affiliate links, which means that I may receive a small commission if you make a purchase using these links - at no extra cost to you.



You can also purchase the ad free printable PDF version of this pattern on my ETSY or RAVELRY


Video Tutorials:






Written Pattern:

Size: The doily measures approximately 
37 cm x 29 cm (14.6 inches x 11.4 inches).

Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate

Materials Used:

  • Sport weight mercerized cotton yarn, size 2 - fine. I used Alize Bahar mercerised 100% cotton yarn in the colorway 38 (coral). 55 grams (143 meters approx.) of yarn needed for this pattern.
  • 3mm crochet hook.
  • Scissors.
  • Yarn needle or Latch hook for weaving in ends. Or, you can use a crochet hook.


Abbreviations (US terms):

st./sts - stitch / stitches

ch - chain
sl st. - slip stitch
sc - single crochet
dc - double crochet
trc - treble crochet

ch3picot - ch3, insert your hook into first ch made (into 3rd ch from hook), yarn over, pull through all loops on the hook.

()* - repeat the instructions between the brackets the number of times indicated.




Instructions:

Foundation: ch22

Round 1: 5dc into the 4th ch from hook,



1dc into next 17 ch sts,



6dc into last ch st., 



1dc into next 17 ch sts on the other side of the foundation chain.



Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch at the beginning of the round. (46 sts)


Round 2: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 2dc into same st., 2dc into next 5 sts,
1dc into next 17 sts,
2dc into next 6 sts,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (58 sts)


Round 3: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 2dc into next st., 
(1dc into next st., 2dc into next st.)* repeat 5 times,
1dc into next 17 sts,
(1dc into next st., 2dc into next st.)* repeat 6 times,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (70 sts)

Round 4: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 1dc into next st., 2dc into next st.,
(1dc into next 2 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 5 times,
1dc into next 17 sts,
(1dc into next 2 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 6 times,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (82 sts)

Round 5: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 1dc into next 2 sts, 2dc into next st.,
(1dc into next 3 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 5 times,
1dc into next 17 sts,
(1dc into next 3 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 6 times,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (94 sts)

Round 6: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 1dc into next 3 sts, 2dc into next st.,
(1dc into next 4 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 5 times,
1dc into next 17 sts,
(1dc into next 4 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 6 times,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (106 sts)

Round 7: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 1dc into next 4 sts, 2dc into next st.,
(1dc into next 2 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 10 times,
1dc into next 22 sts, 2dc into next st., 
(1dc into next 2 sts, 2dc into next st.)* repeat 10 times,
1dc into next 17 sts.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (128 sts)

Round 8: ch5 (counts as 1dc + ch2), 
(skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch2)* repeat 63 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch5.

Round 9: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), 1dc into same st., 1dc into next ch2 space,
(1dc into next st., 1dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 2 times,
(1dc into next st., 2dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 20 times,
(1dc into next st., 1dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 12 times,
(1dc into next st., 2dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 20 times,
(1dc into next st., 1dc into next ch2 space)* repeat 9 times.
Join with a sl st. into first dc. (168 sts)

Round 10: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), 
(skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1)* repeat 83 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch4.

Round 11: sl st. into next ch1 space, ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), 1dc into same ch1 space,
((1dc, ch1, 1dc) into next ch1 space)* repeat 83 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch4.


Round 12: sl st. into next ch1 space, ch5 (counts as 1trc + ch1), (1trc, ch1)* repeat 5 times into same ch1 space, skip next 2 dc sts, skip next ch1, skip next 2 dc sts, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch1,
(skip next 2 dc sts, skip next ch1, skip next 2 dc sts, (1trc, ch1)* repeat 6 times into next ch1 space, skip next 2 dc sts, skip next ch1, skip next 2 dc sts, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch1)* repeat 20 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 4th ch of beginning ch5.

Round 13: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), ch3picot, ch1, (skip next ch1, 1dc into next trc st., ch1, ch3picot, ch1)* repeat 4 times, skip next ch1, 1dc into next trc st.,
(skip next ch1, skip next sc st., skip next ch1, 1dc into next trc st., (ch1, ch3picot, ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next trc st.)* repeat 5 times)* repeat 20 times around.
Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch4.

Ch1, cut off the yarn, fasten off and weave in the ends. 






I also have a matching Romantic Round Doily Placemat crochet pattern here: http://www.kristinescrochets.com/2019/06/romantic-doily-placemat-free-crochet.html



Other Oval Doily patterns you might like:



The patterns on this website are my original designs created by me.
Please do not copy, rework, distribute, republish or sell my patterns and photos. 
Do not create video tutorials free or paid.

Thank you!





©2022 KristinesCrochets 



Sunday, 9 January 2022

Basic Winter Mittens - Free Crochet Pattern



Hi everyone! πŸ™‚
This time I would like to share with you my Basic Winter Mittens crochet pattern.
The best part about these mittens is that they work up fairly quickly and will keep you warm during the colder months.
If you prefer to learn by watching, I have a video tutorial below. Or, scroll down to view the written pattern!

I hope you enjoy it as much as I did!
Happy Crocheting!πŸ˜‰



Disclosure: Please note that this post may contain affiliate links, which means that I may receive a small commission if you make a purchase using these links - at no extra cost to you.






Written Pattern:

Materials:

  • Worsted / DK weight yarn, size 4 /3 - medium. I used Audine Wools Bloom DK weight yarn from KnitCrate (80% alpaca wool, 10% silk, 10% camel. 211m/100g) in the colorway Forget Me Not. 70 grams (148 meters approx.) of yarn needed for this pattern.
  • 4,5 mm ( US size 7) crochet hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Latch hook (optional)

The yarn i am using for this pattern is from KnitCrate - monthly subscription yarn box. You can check them out here: https://mbsy.co/m3R9s Use coupon code: KRISTINE20 to receive 20% off your first subscription.


Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate.

Size: The pattern is written in one size which will fit an average adult woman.
Width: 10 cm (4 inches)
Length including the cuff: 24 cm (9.5 inches)
Thumb length: 7 cm (2.8 inches)

Gauge: 7 stitches x 5.5 rows = 5cm (2 inches) in half double crochet


Abbreviations (US terms):

st./sts - stitch / stitches
sl st. – slip stitch
ch – chain
hdc – half double crochet
hdc2tog – 2 half double crochet closed together
dc – double crochet
fpdc - front post double crochet
bpdc - back post double crochet

Learn how to work fpdc here: 
Learn how to work bpdc here: 

()* - repeat the instructions between the brackets the number of times indicated.




Pattern Notes:

  • Mittens are crocheted in the round.
  • They are worked from the top down.
  • Both mittens (right and left) are worked exactly the same.
  • Ch1 and ch2 at the beginning of rounds do not count as stitches.




Instructions:

The Mitten (make 2):

Start with ch4, sl st. into first ch to form a ring.

Round 1: ch1, 7hdc into ring. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (7 sts)

Round 2: ch1, 2hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (14 sts)

Round 3: ch1, 1hdc into same st., 2hdc into next st. 
(1hdc into next st., 2hdc into next st.)* repeat 6 times around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (21 sts)

Round 4: ch1, 1hdc into same st., 1hdc into next st., 2hdc into next st.,
(1hdc into next 2 sts, 2hdc into next st.)* repeat 6 times around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (28 sts)

Round 5 - 14: ch1, 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. 
(28 sts)


Round 15 (Creating the thumb hole): ch1, 1hdc into each st. (25 sts) until you have 3 sts left, ch5. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. 

Round 16: ch1, 1hdc into each st. and into each ch st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (30 sts)

Round 17: ch1, 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. 
(30 sts)

Round 18: ch1, skip first st., 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (29 sts)

Round 19: ch1, skip first st., 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (28 sts)

Round 20: ch1, skip first st., 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (27 sts)

Round 21: ch1, skip first st., 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (26 sts)

Round 22: ch2, 1dc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first dc. (26 sts)

Round 23 - 26 (The cuff): ch2, 1fpdc into first st., 1bpdc into next st., 
(1fpdc into next st., 1bpdc into next st.)* repeat 12 times around. Join with a sl st. into first fpdc. (26 sts)


The thumb:

Join the yarn to any st. of the thumb hole opening.

Round 1: ch1, 13hdc evenly around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (13 sts)
Some of the stitches may not be into a stitch, they may be worked into stitch posts.

Round 2 - 5: ch1, 1hdc into each st. around. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. 
(13 sts)

Round 6: ch1, 1hdc into same st., hdc2tog over next 2 sts, 
(1hdc into next st., hdc2tog over next 2 sts)* repeat 3 times around, 1hdc into last st. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (9 sts)

Round 7: ch1, skip first st., 1hdc into next st., (hdc2tog over next 2 sts)* repeat 3 times, 1hdc into last st. Join with a sl st. into first hdc. (5 sts)

Finish off leaving a long tale. Close the top of the thumb by weaving the yarn tail through each stitch around the top using a yarn needle. Pull it to close the hole, fasten off and weave it inside the thumb.

Weave in all ends using a yarn needle or latch hook.






The patterns on this website are my original designs created by me.
Please do not copy, rework, distribute, republish or sell my patterns and photos. 
Do not create video tutorials free or paid.

Thank you!


©2022 KristinesCrochets 

Elegant Market Tote Bag - Crochet Pattern

Hello everyone!πŸ™‚ Today i am sharing my  Elegant Market   Tote Bag  crochet pattern with you. Perfect for market, beach trips, day trips, et...