Thursday 10 November 2022

Little House Ornament Crochet Pattern



Hi Everyone! πŸ™‚❄️

I have got a super cute Little House Ornament crochet pattern for you today. It's worked in back and forth rows using sport weight cotton yarn and a 3 mm crochet hook. There are so many ways you can use these little crochet houses - put on greeting cards an, use them as gift tags, use them as decorations anywhere in your home, from Christmas trees to Christmas dinner tables.

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.








Written pattern:

Measurments:
Height without hanging loop - 11 cm (4,3'') tall.
Width - 6 cm (2,36'') at widest point.

Skill Level: Easy

Materials used:

  • Sport weight yarn, size 2 - fine. I used Alize Bahar mercerised 100% cotton yarn. 5 grams (13 metres approx.) of yarn needed for this pattern.
  • 3mm crochet hook.
  • Yarn needle or Latch hook for weaving in ends. Or, you can use a crochet hook.

Abbreviations (US terms):

st./sts - stitch / stitches
sp./sps - space / spaces
sl st. - slip stitch
ch - chain
sc - single crochet
dc - double crochet

dc2(3) cluster - 2 or 3 double crochet cluster stitch - 2 or 3 double crochet closed together - (yarn over, insert the hook into indicated st.(or ch space), yarn over and draw up a loop. Yarn over and pull through 2 loops on hook)* repeat 2(3) times. Now you have 3(4) loops on hook. Yarn over and pull through all 3(4) loops.

()* - repeat the instructions between the brackets as directed.




Instructions:

Foundation chain: ch15



Row 1: 1dc into 3rd ch from hook and into each ch st. across. 
(13dc sts)

Row 2: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), turn, 1dc into first st., 1dc into next 3 sts, ch2, skip next 2 sts, 1dc into next st., ch2, skip next 2 sts, 1dc into remaining 4 sts.
(9dc sts, 2 ch2 sps)

Row 3: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), turn, 1dc into first st., 1dc into next 3 sts, ch2, skip next ch2, 1dc into next st., ch2, skip next ch2, 1dc into remaining 4 sts.
(9dc sts, 2 ch2 sps)

Row 4: repeat Row 3.

Row 5: ch2 (doesn't count as a st.), turn, 1dc into each st., 2dc into each ch2 sp. (13dc sts)

Row 6: ch2 (counts as 1dc of dc3 cluster), turn, dc2 cluster into first st., 
(ch1, skip next st., dc3 cluster into next st.)* repeat across. 
(7 dc3 clusters, 6 ch1 sps)

Row 7: turn, skip first st., sl st. into next ch1 sp., ch2 (counts as 1dc of dc3 cluster), dc2 cluster into same ch1 sp.,
(ch1, skip next st., dc3 cluster into next ch1 sp.)* repeat across. 
(6 dc3 clusters, 5 ch1 sps)

Row 8 - 11: repeat Row 7.



Row 8: (5 dc3 clusters, 4 ch1 sps)

Row 9: (4 dc3 clusters, 3 ch1 sps)

Row 10: (3 dc3 clusters, 2 ch1 sps)

Row 11: (2 dc3 clusters, 1 ch1 sp.)

Row 12: turn, skip first st., sl st. into next ch1 sp., ch1 (doesn't count as a st.), 1sc into same ch1 sp., to make the hanging loop - ch10, sl st. into base of sc st.

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


Care :  Hand wash or machine wash (depends on the yarn you have used)
           Dry flat;
           Blocking or steaming recommended;
           Spray with starch if needed.





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 


Monday 7 November 2022

Cocoa Latte Triangle Shawl - Free Crochet Pattern


Today I would like to share with you my Cocoa Latte Shawl crochet pattern. This simple yet elegant lightweight triangle shawl is worked from the top down, in back and forth rows. 
The pattern is worked using crochet stitches such as: chain, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, front post double crochet and back post double crochet. 
All you need to start is one skein of your favourite fingering weight yarn (I used one skein of Alize Bella Ombre Batik gradient ''cake'' yarn) and a 4 mm crochet hook.

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

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.







Written Pattern

Finished Size: Height - 61 cm (24''), Width - 144 cm (56,7'').

You can adjust the size of the shawl by adding or subtracting pattern repeats.
1 pattern repeat (Row 3 - 8) - approx 6 cm (2,36''). I made a total of 7 pattern repeats.


Gauge: 10 stitches = 5 cm (2’’) in double crochet.

Skill Level: Intermediate 


Materials Used:

  • Fingering weight yarn, size 1 - super fineI used Alize Bella Ombre Batik 100% cotton yarn in color 7410. 180 grams (650 meters approx.) of yarn needed for this pattern.
  • 4.0 mm (US size G/6) crochet hook.
  • Scissors.
  • Yarn needle or a latch hook. 


  • Abbreviations (US terms):

    st./sts - stitch / stitches
    sp./sps - space / spaces
    ch - chain
    sc - single crochet

    dc - double crochet

    fpdc - front post double crochet - Yarn over, insert the hook from front to back to front around the post of the next stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop, yarn over, pull through 2 loops on your hook, yarn over, pull through remaining 2 loops on hook.

    bpdc - back post double crochet - Yarn over, insert the hook from back to front to back around the post of the next stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop, yarn over, pull through 2 loops on your hook, yarn over, pull through remaining 2 loops on hook.

    ()* – repeat the instructions between the brackets as directed.


    PATTERN NOTES:

    •  The shawl is worked from the top down, in back and forth rows.
    • Beginning (turning) chains count as stitches – ch3 counts as 1dc, ch4 counts as 1dc + ch1.
    • Pattern repeat : Row 3 – 8.
    • Centre ch2 is not included into stitch count at the end of each row.







    Instructions

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

    Row 1 (right side): ch3 (counts as 1dc), (4dc, ch2, 5dc) into ring. 
    (10 dc sts)

    Row 2 (wrong side): ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), turn, 1dc into first st., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1)* repeat 2 times,
    (1dc, ch2, 1dc, ch1) into centre ch2 space,
    1dc into next st., ch1, skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1,
    skip next st., (1dc, ch1, 1dc) into 3rd ch of beginning ch3 of previous row. 
    (10 dc sts, 8 ch1 sps)


    Row 3: ch3 (counts as 1dc), turn, 2dc into first st.,
    (1dc into next ch1 sp., 1dc into next st.)* repeat until centre ch2,
    (2dc, ch2, 2dc) into centre ch2 sp., 1dc into next st., 
    (1dc into next ch1 sp., 1dc into next st.)* repeat until turning ch4 left,
    1dc into turning ch4 sp., 3dc into 3rd ch of turning ch4. 
    (26 dc sts)

    Row 4: ch3 (counts as 1dc), turn, 2dc into first st.,
    1fpdc into next st. and each st. until centre ch2,
    (2dc, ch2, 2dc) into centre ch2 sp.,
    1fpdc into each st. until turning ch3 left,
    3dc into 3rd ch of turning ch3. 
    (24 fpdc sts, 10 dc sts)

    Row 5: ch3 (counts as 1dc), turn, 2dc into first st.,
    1bpdc into next st. and each st. until centre ch2,
    (2dc, ch2, 2dc) into centre ch2 sp.,
    1bpdc into each st. until turning ch3 left,
    3dc into 3rd ch of turning ch3. 
    (32 bpdc sts, 10 dc sts)

    Row 6: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), turn, 1dc into first st., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1)* repeat until centre ch2,
    (1dc, ch2, 1dc, ch1) into centre ch2 sp., 1dc into next st., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1)* repeat until 1 st. and turning ch3 left,
    skip next st., (1dc, ch1, 1dc) into 3rd ch of turning ch3. 
    (26 dc sts, 24 ch1 sps)

    Row 7: ch3 (counts as 1dc), turn, 1dc into first st., ch1, 1dc into next ch1 sp., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next ch1 sp., ch1)* repeat until 1 st. left to centre ch2,
    (2dc, ch2, 2dc, ch1) into centre ch2 sp., 
    (skip next st., 1dc into next ch1 sp., ch1)* repeat until 1 st. and turning ch4 left,
    skip next st., 1dc into turning ch4 sp., ch1, 2dc into 3rd ch of turning ch4. 
    (32 dc sts, 26 ch1 sps)

    Row 8: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), turn, 1dc into first st., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next ch1 sp., ch1)* repeat until 2 sts left to centre ch2, skip next st., 1dc into next st., ch1,
    (1dc, ch2, 1dc, ch1) into centre ch2 sp., 1dc into next st., ch1,
    (skip next st., 1dc into next ch1 sp., ch1)* repeat until 1 st. and turning ch3 left,
    skip next st., (1dc, ch1, 1dc) into 3rd ch of turning ch3. 
    (34 dc sts, 32 ch1 sps)

    Row 9 - 44: repeat Row 3 - 8 six more times.


    Row 45 (border row): ch3 (counts as 1dc), turn, 3dc into first st., skip next ch1, 
    (skip next st., 1sc into next ch1 sp., ch3, skip next st., 1sc into next ch1 sp., skip next st., 4dc into next ch1 sp.)* repeat until 1 st. left to centre ch2,
    skip next st., (1sc, ch3, 1sc) into centre ch2 sp.,
    (skip next st., 4dc into next ch1 sp., skip next st., 1sc into next ch1 sp., ch3, skip next st., 1sc into next ch1 sp.)* repeat until 1 st. and turning ch4 left,
    skip next st., 4dc into 3rd ch of turning ch4. 
    (60 [4dc] sts, 59 ch3 sps)

    Ch1, fasten off. Weave in all ends, steam and block the shawl.





    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 October 2022

    Oval Violet Doily - Free Crochet Pattern


    Hi
    Everyone! πŸ™‚

    Today I have the Oval Violet Doily crochet pattern to share with you. It is made in only 15 rounds using mercerised cotton yarn and a 3 mm crochet hookAll 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.


    Video Tutorials:

    Part 1 Round 1 - 7



    Part 2 Round 8 - 15



    Written Pattern:

    Size: The doily measures approximately 
    42 cm x 32 cm (16,5'' x 12,6'')

    Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate

    Materials Used:


    Abbreviations (US terms):

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

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



    Instructions:

    Foundation chain: ch22

    Round 1: 5dc into the 4th ch st. 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 including ch3 at the beginning of round)




    Round 2: ch3 (counts as 1dc), 1dc into same st., 2dc into next 5 dc sts,
    1dc into next 17 dc sts,
    2dc into next 6 dc sts,
    1dc into next 17 dc sts.
    Join with a sl st. into first dc. 
    (58 sts)

    Round 3: ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), 
    (1dc into next dc st., ch1)* repeat 10 times,
    1dc into next 19 dc sts, 
    (ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 11 times, 
    1dc into next 17 dc sts.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch4.

    Round 4: ch5 (counts as 1dc + ch2), 
    (skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st., ch2)* repeat 10 times, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.,
    (ch1, skip next dc st., 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 9 times,
    (ch2, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 11 times,
    (ch1, skip next dc st., 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 8 times, ch1,
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch5.


    Round 5: ch6 (counts as 1dc + ch3),
    (skip next ch2, 1dc into next dc st., ch3)* repeat 10 times, skip next ch2, 1dc into next dc st.,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 9 times,
    (ch3, skip next ch2, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 11 times,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 8 times, ch1,
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch6.

    Round 6: ch7 (counts as 1dc + ch4),
    (skip next ch3, 1dc into next dc st., ch4)* repeat 10 times, skip next ch3, 1dc into next dc st.,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 9 times,
    (ch4, skip next ch3, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 11 times,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 8 times, ch1,
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch7.

    Round 7: ch8 (counts as 1dc + ch5),
    (skip next ch4, 1dc into next dc st., ch5)* repeat 10 times, skip next ch4, 1dc into next dc st.,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 9 times,
    (ch5, skip next ch4, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 11 times,
    (ch1, skip next ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 8 times, ch1,
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch8.

    Round 8: ch3 (counts as 1dc), 5dc into next ch5 space, 
    (1dc into next dc st., 5dc into next ch5 space)* repeat 10 times, 
    (1dc into next dc st., 1dc into next ch1 space)* repeat 9 times,
    (1dc into next dc st., 5dc into next ch5 space)* repeat 11 times,
    (1dc into next dc st., 1dc into next ch1 space)* repeat 9 times,
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.   
    (168 sts)

    Round 9: ch3 (counts as 1dc), 1dc into each dc st. around.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.    
    (168 sts)

    Round 10: repeat Round 9.

    Round 11: ch3 (counts as 1dc), 1dc into next dc 4 sts, ch2,
    (skip next dc st., 1dc into next 5 dc sts, ch2)* repeat 27 times around.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.

    Round 12: sl st. into next 4 dc sts, sl st. into next ch2 space, ch3 (counts as 1dc), (1dc, ch3, 2dc, ch1) into same ch2 space,
    (skip next 5 dc sts, (2dc, ch3, 2dc, ch1) into next ch2 space)* repeat 27 times around.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.

    The doily might curl up at this round. Don't worry, it will flatten back down when further rounds are done!!!

    Round 13: sl st. into next st., sl st. into next ch3 space, ch3 (counts as 1dc), (2dc, ch2, 3dc) into same ch3 space, ch1, skip next 2 sts, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch1,
    (skip next 2 sts, (3dc, ch2, 3dc) into next ch3 space, ch1, skip next 2 sts, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch1)* repeat 27 times around.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.

    Round 14: sl st. into next dc st., ch4 (counts as 1dc + ch1), 1dc into next dc st., ch1, [1dc, ch1]* repeat 3 times into next ch2 space, 1dc into next dc st., ch1, 1dc into next dc st.,
    (skip next dc st., skip next ch1, skip next sc st., skip next ch1, skip next dc st., 1dc into next dc st., ch1, 1dc into next dc st., ch1, [1dc, ch1]* repeat 3 times into next ch2 space, 1dc into next dc st., ch1, 1dc into next dc st.)* repeat 27 times around.
    Join with a sl st. into 3rd ch of beginning ch3.


    Round 15: sl st. into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch5, skip next dc st, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., sl st. into next ch1 space,
    (skip next 2 dc sts, sl st. into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch5, skip next dc st, 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., 1sc into next ch1 space, ch3, skip next dc st., sl st. into next ch1 space)* repeat 27 times around.
    Join with a sl st. into first sl st. at the beginning of round.

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




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    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 





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