Thursday, May 31, 2012

Sea Wave Blanket




Materials:
Yarn: scraps of wool, angora, mohair, acrylic (fingering/sock weight) in white color and shades of blue
Hook: 3 mm (US C/2)
Yarn needle to sew/weave in ends

Finished Size: 
71'' (180cm) long, 59'' (150cm) wide 

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Green Apple Bolero


Materials:
● Yarn: Anna 16 by Seam, Lace: 100% Cotton 579 yards (529 m) / 100 grams
● Hook: 1.75-2.0 mm

Finished Size: Small/Medium. To fit bust sizes 33”-36” (85-90cm) and upper arm circumference 12” (30cm).
Gauge: 2” x 2” (5cm x 5cm) = 1 square motif


Friday, May 25, 2012

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Coffee Flower Coasters




Materials:
● Yarn: Kable by Moscow Yarn Company, Lace / 2 ply, 100% Cotton, 470 yards / 100 grams
(8.4m (9.1 yards) - brown, 7.25m (7.9 yards) - white)
● Hook: US C/2 (3.0 mm)
● Stitch holder/marker


Finished Size: approx. 10cm (4 inches) in diameter


Abbreviations (US):
ch — chain, ch sp — chain space, dc — double crochet, sc — single crochet, sl st — slip stitch,
st(s) — stitch(es), tc — treble crochet, () — work directions in brackets as many times as
specified.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Bullion stitch hearts



Materials:
● Yarn of your choice and a suitable crochet hook to match the yarn. (I use scraps of embroidery (DMC) thread and hook 2.0mm).

Abbreviations (US):
ch — chain, dc — double crochet, dtc — double treble crochet, sc — single crochet, sl st — slip stitch, st(s) — stitch(es), tc - treble crochet, () — work directions in brackets as many times as specified.

Round 1: Make a magic (adjustable) ring. Ch 3, 16 bullion sts (wind thread around the hook smoothly 5 times), ch 3, sl st in ring.

Round 2: Ch 5, 1 dc (in space between bullion sts), ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 2, 1 tc, ch 1, 1 tc, ch 2, 1 tc, ch 1, 1 tc, ch 2, 1 dtc, ch 2, 1 tc, ch 1, 1 tc, ch 2, 1 tc, ch 1, 1 tc, ch 2, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 5, sl st in ring.


Round 3: Ch 7, 1 sc (in space between sts), (ch 3, 1 sc) — 13 times, ch 7, sl st in ring.

Fasten off and weave in ends.