Beatrice Ryan Designs… Crochet-A-Long Finale and Giveaway…

Our Crochet-A-Long is coming to a close and hopefully most of you participating enjoyed making your afghans!!  I have seen several finished afghans and WOW they are looking good…

 

Free Afghan Pattern from Beatrice Ryan Designs #Crochet # Afghan

Beatrice Ryan Designs… Crochet A Long Afghan

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Check out this great post from my friend Carolyn at the Purple Poncho… It takes you through her Start to Finish journey with here Beatrice Ryan Designs Afghan…

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Competed CAL Afghan.. By Carolyn at The Purple Poncho

The Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Givaway is just around the corner…  You could win a $25 JoAnns Giftcard!!!  Last day to submit your finished CAL Picture April 1,2014

How would you like to win a $25 gift card for JoAnn’s??  Here is how you can win….

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1. Make the Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Afghan during the January-March 2014.

2. Finish your Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Afghan within 10 days of the last pattern post. Final Date to enter completed afghan~ April 1, 2014

3. Email your completed Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Afghan picture to [email protected] or post your completed Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Afghan picture to Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook Final Show and Tell which will be held 10 days after the final pattern section is posted.

*This giveaway is donated by Beatrice Ryan Designs and has no affiliation with Jo~Ann’s.

One winner will be drawn at random and announced here!  Your final pictures will be posted here, on Facebook and Pinterest!  Good luck and I can’t wait to see all the Afghans!!

 

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Happy Crocheting!!!

Elena

 

Wednesday Facebook Fan Favorite… Week 32

Crochet Crazy… That’s all I have to say about the last week on Facebook…  I posted tons of free patterns from other artists, my own free pattern blitz and a few Free Pattern Roundups!!!  It was like a Crochet Explosion!!!  And you responded…It was so exciting, I cant wait to share all the Top Crochet Favorites for last week!!  Yes I said ALL… So hold on and here we go!!

 

Last weeks Facebook Fan Favorite for Free Pattern Finds were these Doily Overlay Potholders by Pammy Sue Scott from Scotty’s Place… They were a huge hit!!! And definitely on my list to make!!  To make these super awesome potholders… Head over to Scotty’s Place and check out all of her great ideas!!

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Doily Overlay Potholders…

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The top Free Pattern Round up came from My Hobby is Crochet… Wow… This post on Facebook exploded!!  It reached over 90,000 viewers…  It  must be spring, everyone loved these Free Crochet Flower Patterns !!  To read the full post and get your Flower Patterns… Click Here!!

10 free crochet flower patterns my hobby is crochet

My Hobby is Crochet Free Crochet Flower Roundup!!

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And, The most popular Free Crochet Pattern from my own Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook Blast was the Amazing Grace Prayer Shawl... It had a Fan Reach of over 20.000… Wow!  To check out the Amazing Grace Prayer shawl you can click on the Amazing Grace Pattern tab at the top of the page…

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Amazing Grace Prayer Shawl…

Tune in next week for more great Facebook Fan Favorites!!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Amazing Grace Spa Trio… Free Crochet Pattern!!!

The Amazing Grace Spa Trio is the 5th Free Crochet Pattern in the Amazing Grace Series...  This series is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness!  Please consider donating to someone suffering or recovering from cancer with these patterns or to a Cancer Foundation!

The Amazing Grace Spa Trio is made up of 3 Cotton Crocheted Cloths in varying sizes~Perfect for a Cancer Patient!  By using quality uncolored cotton yarn, you can make a nice gift set that will be gentle for cleansing and uplifting for those who are suffering or recovering from cancer!  Of course you can also make them for personal use and gifts for friends!

 

Amazing Grace Spa Trio

 

Amazing Grace Spa Trio, Free Crochet Pattern

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1. Amazing Grace Facecloth (Small)

2. Amazing Grace Washcloth (Medium)

3. Amazing Grace Hand Towel (Large)

 Amazing Grace Spa Trio, Free Crochet Pattern

Materials:

Each item takes 100-300 Yards Cotton Yarn.

Size H Crochet Hook

Scissors

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Stitches:

Ch – Chain     Sc – Single Crochet     Dc – Double Crochet

Instructions:

Facecloth~

Chain 21

Row 1:   Turn, Sc in 2nd Ch from hook and each stitch across to end. = 20 Sc

Row 2:   Turn, Ch 1,  Sc in 1st St, Skip next Stitch, *Sc, Ch 2, Sc all in the next stitch. Skip next 2 Stitches*, Repeat * * across to the last 2 stitches. Skip stitch and Sc in the last stitch. = 6 Chain 2 Spaces and 1 Sc on each end.

Row 3: Turn, Ch 3 (Counts as DC), 3 Dc in next Ch 2 Space (Dc Cluster made). Repeat Dc Cluster in each Ch 2 space across. Dc in last stitch. = 6 Dc Clusters and 1 Dc on each end.

Row 4-11: Repeat rows 2 & 3 four more times.

Edging: Ch 1, Working along the side edge, *Sc 18 stitches evenly to corner. 3 Sc in corner.* Repeat * * around. Join with Slip Stitch to beginning. Finish off. Weave in ends.

Amazing Grace Spa Trio, Free Crochet Pattern

Washcloth~

Chain 27

Row 1:   Turn, Sc in 2nd Ch from hook and each stitch across to end. = 26 Sc

Row 2:   Turn, Ch 1,  Sc in 1st St, Skip next Stitch, *Sc, Ch 2, Sc all in the next stitch. Skip next 2 Stitches*, Repeat * * across to the last 2 stitches. Skip stitch and Sc in the last stitch. = 8 Chain 2 Spaces and 1 Sc on each end.

Row 3: Turn, Ch 3 (Counts as DC), 3 Dc in next Ch 2 Space (Dc Cluster made). Repeat Dc Cluster in each Ch 2 space across. Dc in last stitch. = 8 Dc Clusters and 1 Dc on each end.

Row 4-15: Repeat rows 2 & 3  Six more times.

Edging: Ch 1, Working along the side edge, *Sc 24 stitches evenly to corner. 3 Sc in corner.* Repeat * * around. Join with Slip Stitch to beginning. Finish off. Weave in ends.

Amazing Grace Spa Trio, Free Crochet Pattern

Hand Towel~

Chain 33

Row 1:   Turn, Sc in 2nd Ch from hook and each stitch across to end. = 32 Sc

Row 2:   Turn, Ch 1,  Sc in 1st St, Skip next Stitch, *Sc, Ch 2, Sc all in the next stitch. Skip next 2 Stitches*, Repeat * * across to the last 2 stitches. Skip stitch and Sc in the last stitch. = 10 Chain 2 Spaces and 1 Sc on each end.

Row 3: Turn, Ch 3 (Counts as DC), 3 Dc in next Ch 2 Space (Dc Cluster made). Repeat Dc Cluster in each Ch 2 space across. Dc in last stitch. = 10 Dc Clusters and 1 Dc on each end.

Row 4-21: Repeat rows 2 & 3 Nine more times.

Edging: Ch 1, *Working along the side edge, Sc 36 stitches evenly to corner. 3 Sc in corner, Sc 31 along the bottom/top edge, 3 Sc in corner. *,  Repeat * * around. Join with Slip Stitch to beginning. Finish off. Weave in ends.

 

Amazing Grace Spa Trio, Free Crochet Pattern

 

 

 

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