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Crafts for home: easy apple crochet coaster free pattern

Crochet, Easter's day, Holiday & seasonal crafts  |  August 26th 2011  |  0 Comment

This delicous ummm… yummyness apple and grapefruite coasters will brighten up your meal or a great gift. I choose cotton yarn to make because they are super absorbant and also easy care.This pattern is very easy for beginner too.
Hope you enjoy to makeing them.

Crafts for home: easy apple crochet coaster free pattern

Free crochet patterns

Materials:
You will need
(8-ply) yarn( I used cotton yarn) small amount any colour
Crochet hook size 3.0mm
Sewing yarn needle
Removable stitch markers or contrasting coloured yarn

Skill and abbreviations:
You will need to know how to make:
Chain (ch)
Slip stitch (sl st)
Single crochet (sc)
Magic ring or adjustable ring

For instruction on how to make magic ring,and basic technique to make try this tutorial.
Note:

1.In this pattern, you will work in the round continuously. You may use a removable stitch marker or a short piece of yarn of contrasting colour to mark the beginning of each round. At the end of each round, you will not join, but begin the next round in the next stitch.

 

2.The stitch counts at the end of each round are given.

Let’ start
Body

Round1. Make magic ring and 8sc in ring (8)

Round2. 2sc in each st around (16)

Round3. *Sc in next st, 2sc in next st*       and repeat from * around (24)

Round4. *Sc in next 2 st,2sc in next st*     and repeat from * around (32)

Round5. *Sc in next 3 st,2sc in next st*     and  repeat from * around (40)

Round6. *Sc in next 4 st,2sc in next st*     and  repeat from * around (48)

Round7. Sc in each st around (48) and finished off.

Leaf.

Start with chain 8.
Round1. Sc in 2nd chain from hook, sc in next, 2dc in next, 2dc in next, work sc in last 3 sts.
Now working  on the opposite side by repeating round1. and finished off.

Stick.

Round1. Make magic ring and 7sc in ring (7)
Round2-5. sc in each st around (7) and finished off.
Finishing by sewing it together.

Source: jennyandteddy.blogspot.com

Free amigurumi pirate chick crochet pattern

Meet! Pirate chick.I made him when I was designing baby chick pattern at the same time.
I thought,If he has a pirate hat would be nice,however I am to lazy to do.So If you make a pirate hat for him you can also share the picture at my flickr group.I would love to see all your creation.

*Of course you can sell   the finished dolls that are made out of my original pattern because I love crafters who made this doll with love and care.

Finish Size
-Approximately 4.5-5.5 inch.
-Size varies depending on the size of yarn and crochet hook
Materials
To make you will need
1.  Acrylic yarn, for this pattern, I normally used 8 ply
2. Plastic eyes with safety backing 7.5 mm (you can find it at any craft shop)
3. Polyester fiberfill for stuffing
4. Sewing needle and embroidery
5. Ribbon or button
7. Crochet hook size1.25mm or 3.0mm and craft glue

Note
          For the size of the crochet hook really does not matter. The doll design will work just fine with different sizes crochet of hooks, only the end size of the creation will different slightly.
          In this pattern, you will be working in the round continuously, you may use a contrasting colour short piece of yarn to mark the beginning of each round. When you end a round, do not join at the end of each round; you will begin the second round in the next stitch.
         At the end of each round, I have given the number of stitches you should have .If you are off by 1or 2 stitches, do not worry about it.

Skill and abbreviations
  You will need to know how to make a magic ring or adjustable ring
-Single crochet (sc)
-Crochet increase (inc) which mean-make 2 single crochet in same stitch
-Crochet decrease (dec) which mean-Crochet 2 stitches together
-Stitch (st)
*  = Repeat stitches from * to end of *
-Chain       (ch)
-Slip stitch  (sl st)

  Let’s start with head Colour of your choice

You will work from top to bottom
Round1. Make magic ring and 6sc in ring (6)
Round2. 2sc in each st around (12)
Round3. *Sc in next st, 2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (18)
Round4. *Sc in next 2 st,2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (24)
Round5. *Sc in next 3 st,2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (30)
Round6. *Sc in next 4 st,2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (36)
Round7. *Sc in next 5 st,2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (42)
Round8-14. Sc in each st around (42)
Round15. *sc in each of next 5 st,dec 1* and repeat from * around (36)
Round16. *sc in each of next 4 st,dec 1* and repeat from * around (30)
Round17. *sc in each of next 3 st,dec 1* and repeat from * around (24)
Round18. *sc in each of next 2 st,dec 1* and repeat from * around (18)
Round19. *sc in next st,dec 1* and repeat from * around (12), then finish off and leave long tail for sewing. And stuffing polyester firmly.
Body colour of your choice

You will work from bottom to top
Round1. Make magic ring and 6sc in ring (6) blue
Round2. 2sc in each st around (12) blue
Round3. *Sc in next st, 2sc in next st*   and repeat from * around (18) blue
Round5-7. Sc in each st around (18) blue
Round8-15. Sc in each st around (18) yellow
Then finish off and leave long tail for sewing. And stuffing polyester firmly.
Wings colour of your choice Make 2 pieces

Round1. Make magic ring and 6sc in ring (6)
Round2. 2sc in each st around (12)
Round3. *Sc in next st, 2sc in next st* and repeat from * around (18)
Round4. Sc in each st around (18)
Then finish off and leave long tail for sewing.
Mouth make 1 piece (colour of your choice)

Round1. Make magic ring and 9sc in ring (9) and join with sl st.
Finish off and leave long tail for sewing.
Legs colour of your choice Make 2 pieces

Round1. Make magic ring and 7sc in ring (7)
Round2-7. Sc in each st around (7)
Then finish off and leave long tail for sewing.

Pirate eyes make 1 piece( black colour)
Round1. Make magic ring and 5sc in ring (5)
Round2. 2Sc in each st around (10)
Then finish off and make a chain with the lengths that fit your pirate chick head and joing the circle with sl st.

Finishing
Sewing head to body. Then wings and legs.