Northern Nights Scarf… New Free Crochet Pattern!!

Northern Nights Scarf… New Free Crochet Pattern!!

Twinkling like the stars in the Northern Skies….  This Beautiful Crochet Scarf is an easy Free Pattern to whip up in one weekend!!!  Just in time for your Holiday Parties… This Northern Nights Scarf will make your special outfit shine!!!

Northern Nights Scarf

Northern Nights Scarf

If you love this pattern, you can add it to your Ravelry queue and favorites.. Click Here!!

 

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This one of a kind Crochet Scarf measures 10″ x 75″ blocked

Materials:

Yarn ~ 404 Yards Fancy Worsted Weight Yarn (Pictured above in Red Heart Swanky in Sterling, 2 Balls)

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Hook ~ I

Scissors and Yarn Needle

Stitches:

St ~ Stitch      Ch ~ Chain     Sc ~ Single Crochet     Dc ~ Double Crochet

Special Stitches:

V Stitch ~ Dc, Ch 1, Dc all in the same stitch

Bobble Stitch ~ YO, Draw up a loop 3 times all in the same stitch, YO and pull yarn through all 7 loops on hook.

 

Northern Nights Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Instructions:

Chain 216

Row 1:  Sc in 2nd Ch from hook and each across. = 215 Sc

Row 2:  Ch 3 (Counts as Dc now and through out), Turn, Skip 1 St, V St in next St, * Skip 2 Sts, V St in next St*, Repeat * * across to last 2 Sts, Skip 1 St, Dc in last St. = 71 V Sts and 2 Dc

Row 3:  Ch 3 Turn, V St in the center of each V St from the previous row, Dc in last St. = 71 V St and 2 Dc

Row 4:  Repeat Row 3

Row 5:  Ch 1, Turn, Sc in the 1st 2 Sts, *Bobble St in center of V St from previous row, Sc in next 2 Sts*, Repeat * * across to end. = 71 Bobble Sts and 144 Sc.

Row 6:  Ch 3, Turn, Skip next St, *V St in next St(top of Bobble St), Skip 2 Sts*, Repeat * * Across. = 71 V Sts, 2 Dc Sts

Rows 7-8: Repeat Row 3

Row 9: Repeat Row 5

Row 10:  Repeat Row 6

Row 11-12:  Repeat Row 3

Row 13:  Repeat Row 5

Row 14: Repeat Row 6

Row 15-16:  Repeat Row 3

Row 17:  Repeat Row 5

Row 18:  Repeat Row 6

Row 19-20:  Repeat Row 3

Row 21:  Ch 1, Turn, Sc in each St across. = 215 Sc

Finish off, Weave ends in.

Block Scarf using either the Wet Blocking Method or Steam Blocking Method.

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Congratulations… You are now ready to enjoy your Northern Nights Scarf!!

Northern Nights Scarf 2

**Tip ~  You can continue in the pattern stitching repeating Row 3 twice, Row 5 and Row 6 to make this Northern Nights Scarf wider and into a Shawl!!!!

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Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… We have a Winner!!!

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… We have a Winner!!!

The Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive was a huge success!!!  So many great projects were sent in and the generosity brought tears to my eyes!!!  We met our goal of 250 items to donate to Crochet For Cancer!!

 

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

Find out who won this fun Prize Package….

To start off… I want to personally thank each and everyone who participated and all of you who are donating on your own!!!  I would like to start by showing all the pictures I took of the great items!!!  But,,, Keep scrolling down to see who the winner is!!!  And maybe next year it will be you!!!

All of these items will be sent to various chapters of Crochet For Cancer… They are very excited and thankful for all of these items!!!!!

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Ok… Here we go!

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250 items to donate to Crochet for Cancer!!!

b

Adult Hats

c

Baby and  Children’s Items

d

Scarves

e

Ruffle Scarves Rolled into Rosettes..

f

Headbands/Cowls

g

Hats with Flowers

h

Fun Hats with Curly Toppers

i

Animal Hats

j

Prayer Shawls…

k

Amazing Grace Hats with Sparkle!!

l

Adult to Preemie Hats

m

Hats with Flowers

n

Amazing Grace Hat and Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie Hat

o

Children’s Striped Hats

p

Fancy Slouchy Hats…

q

Baby Sets…

r

Lots of great Baby and Children’s Items

s

Cocoon and Hat Set for Infant’s

Wasn’t that amazing!!!  So many great items!!!  Now,,, On to our winner…

I assigned each item a number and then used an online number randomizer to pick the winner’s number!!!  Are you ready??

 

Enter a lower limit:          1
Enter an upper limit:    250
   
Random Number:         122

 

Using this number randomizer we now have a winner!!!!
http://www.mathgoodies.com/calculators/random_no_custom.html

D. Stout 1-53, 66-125, 143-229 ****Winner with Random number 122**
A. Vo 54-57
V. Burdell 58-65
C. Calderon 126-128
D. Pozner 129-132
V. Scott 133-134
L. Mann 135
C. Adams 136-139
Ashley ? 140-142
P Peterson 230-238
Me 239-250

I will be in contact with the winner to get your prize package mailed out!!  Congratulations!!

 

Thank you all for participating and I encourage all of you to keep paying it forward by donating your finished items to those who are suffering and recovering from any life circumstance!!!  Please keep enjoying my free patterns and stay tuned for many more to come!!

 

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Crochet With Me!!  Week 8 Crochet~Along….

Crochet With Me!! Week 8 Crochet~Along….

Week 8 Crochet With Me is now really turning into a fun CAL!!  Our Crochet A Long Afghan is really looking like the real thing!!!  I hope you are enjoying this simple, classic, Free Crochet Pattern!

Here is my Week 8 progress picture… What do you think??  17 Rows of our Vintage Ripple Fan Blanket done and I am well on my way to a completed afghan!  This pattern is a vintage pattern that has been re worked by our friend at A Creative Being… You can hop over and get all the instructions by clicking here

 week 8

 

How is yours coming along??? Shoot me an email with a progress picture!!  I would love to see and share!!

Week 9 Crochet With Me Assignment…

  • Lets get this thing done!!  This week let do 3 Color sections… that will bring us up to Row 20!  I can’t wait to see it at the end of the week!!
  • To get all the Crochet With Me weekly assignments… Click on the Crochet With Me tab at the top of the page!!
  • In the next couple weeks… I will be posting a poll for you to vote for our next Crochet With Me Project… So stay tuned!!

 

Happy Crocheting!

Elena

Hop, Skip, Jump…!  Find out where I am today!!

Hop, Skip, Jump…! Find out where I am today!!

Today I have the pleasure of Guest Posting something very special over at Skip to My Lou!!!  And,,, There is a fantastic Giveaway too!!

 

I joined forces with Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Crochet Along. I am sharing a wonderful crochet pattern perfect for holiday gift giving. In fact, you won’t want to miss all the handmade gift ideas! I have joined over 100 bloggers to share some amazing homemade gift ideas……..AND I get to be part of an amazing giveaway too.  Click here to Read My Post with a Skip to My Lou exclusive Free Pattern... Simple and Elegant Crochet Cowl!!  And… Keep reading…

sewing giveaway

You can enter to win a $300 Michaels gift card. Yes, you can buy yarn until your heart is content! Follow along with us and you can enter to win each day!

Bake Craft Sew Crochet

 

Just wait for the rafflecopter to load and get ready ……

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Handmade Holiday Ideas

Mountain Berry Beanie… Free Crochet Pattern

Mountain Berry Beanie… Free Crochet Pattern

If you are looking for a quick and simple hat… Here is the perfect one just for you… One Skein,,, One Sitting and you will have this Great Free Crochet Hat ready to wear or to give as a gift!!!

 

Mountain Berry Beanie

Mountain Berry Beanie

by Beatrice Ryan Designs

If you love this hat, You can add it to your Ravelry queue and favorites… Click Here!

 

Materials

Extra Bulky Yarn ~ 99 Yards (Lion Brand Woolease Thick & Quick in Flamingo pictured above)

Hook ~ N

Stitches
  • Ch ~ Chain
  • Sl St ~ Slip Stitch
  • HDC ~ Half Double Crochet
  • DC ~ Double Crochet
  • Rev Sc ~ Reverse Single Crochet
  • Dec Hdc ~ Decrease Half Double Crochet : (yarn over, insert hook into next stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop) 2 times, yarn over, pull through all 5 loops on hook.
Instructions

*You will be working in the round for this project

Ch 3

1: HDC in 3rd Ch from hook,  7 Hdc in the same Ch space. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 8 Hdc

2: Ch 2(Counts as beginning Hdc now and throughout), Hdc in same stitch,  2 Hdc in each St around. Join to beginning with Sl St. = 16 Hdc

3: Ch 2, Hdc in same St, Hdc in next St, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next St*, Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 24 Hdc

4: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 2 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 2 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 32 Hdc

5: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 3 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 3 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 40 Hdc

6: Ch 2, Hdc in each St around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 40 Hdc

7: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 4 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 4 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 48 Hdc

8: Ch 2, Hdc in each St around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 48 Hdc

9: Repeat Row 8

10: Ch 2, *Hdc in next 20 Sts, Dec Hdc,* Repeat * * one time, Hdc in last 3 Sts. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 46 Hdc

11: *Working in Back Loops for this row only* Ch 1, Hdc in each St around. = 46 Hdc in back loops

12: Ch 3(Counts as beginning Dc), Dc in Previous St (working in the stitch to the right, this will now form an X St),* Skip next unworked St, Dc in next St, Dc in Previous Skipped St(forms X)*. Repeat * * Around. Join to begging Dc. 23 X Sts

13: Ch 1, Rev Sc in each St Around. Join to beginning with Sl St. = 46 Rev Sc

Finish off and weave in the ends.

Enjoy!!

 

*** You may make and sell products from my patterns but if you do I ask that you link back to my post. Please do not copy and post these patterns and claim it as your own. Please do not re-publish photos as your own.***

 

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