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

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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

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.***

 

Crochet With Me…  Week 7 CAL!

Crochet With Me… Week 7 CAL!

Welcome back to Beatrice Ryan Designs Weekly Crochet~A~Long Segment!!

Weeks 1-6 … We have made our way through the first 15 rows of this great Vintage Ripple Fan Afghan by A Creative Being…  Make sure to hop over and check out her blog and get the Free instructions!!

My afghan is really taking shape quickly!!!  I am thinking only  8-10 more rows and I will be happy with the size!!  That means I may be done by Thanksgiving!! Yippee…

Here is what my first 6 weeks looks like!!

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Here is a great photo from one of our participants…  I love how she is just using 2 colors!!!!

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Week 7 Crochet With Me assignment…  Let’s do 2 rows this week so we don’t burn out!  This will take you through rows 16-17!!  We are getting so close!!

In the next couple weeks I will be having a poll right here so we can choose our next afghan for our 2nd Crochet With Me series!!!  So stay tuned and make sure to get your vote in when you see it!!

For past Crochet With Me posts, you can click on the tab at the top of the page… Join in anytime!!!  And don’t forget to share your photos with us,,, email me at [email protected]!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Fabulous Fall Fashion… Hats and Headbands!!

Fabulous Fall Fashion… Hats and Headbands!!

Fall is in the air!!!  It’s time to start bundling up… And working on your Crochet Fall Fashion!!

Over the last year and a half… I have designed some fun Hats and Headbands!!!   I would love to share them with you to add to your Fall and Winter Wardrobe!!

Fall hats and headbands

 

Here is your guide to these Free Crochet Patterns!!

1. Amazing Grace Headband

2 Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie

3. Winters Twist Headband

4. Effortless Chic Headband

5. Sunshine and Shells Hat

6. Amazing Grace Original Hat

7. Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy

 

I hope you will try some of these fun patterns out!!!  Make sure to share them on my Facebook page when you do!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 9 Featured Pattern

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive… Week 9 Featured Pattern

Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive is coming to a close… It is almost time to count up the donations and send them off to Crochet with Cancer!  All items received by October 31st 2014 will be entered into the Special Prize Package Drawing!!!  You all have been fantastic and we have a great number to send in for those who are suffering and recovering from cancer!!

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Amazing Grace Weekly Featured Patterns

This week I am sharing 2 more of the Amazing Grace Patterns… The Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie and The Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy!!  Hats are always one of the best donations we can give to a Cancer Patient… These Amazing Grace Patterns are once again in the simple Amazing Grace Stitch Pattern….  They both have a little more textural stitching than the original Amazing Grace Hat… The color possibilities are endless…  I hope you give them both a try and stop back by to let me know what you think!!

Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie solid

Amazing Grace Blissful Beanie

Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy

Amazing Grace Blissful Slouchy

For more information on the Amazing Grace Crochet Charity Drive you can click on the tab at the top of the page or Click Here…  Stay tuned next week for the Donation Count and the winner of the Prize Package!!!

Amazing Grace Prize Package Giveaway

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena

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