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Brighten My Day Coaster… Free Crochet Pattern

Brighten My Day Coaster… Free Crochet Pattern



Quick and Easy…The Brighten My Day Coaster is made using cotton yarn and is a perfect way to start a cheery day! These are a great gift idea too!

Today over in the Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Facebook Group.. We are making these as a Quick CAL today.. Join in over there if you want to whip them up today!

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Materials:

  • YARN – 2 or more colors of Cotton Yarn – just a couple of yards of each color. You will have a main color(white pictured) and contrast color
  • HOOK – H
  • Scissors

Size:

4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″

Stitches:

  • St – Stitch
  • Ch – Chain
  • Sl St – Slip Stitch
  • Sc – Single Crochet
  • Hdc – Half Double Crochet
  • Rev Sc – Reverse Single Crochet (or Crab St)

Instructions:

With contrast color-

Row 1: Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. = 6 sc

Row 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each st around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 12 sc

Row 3: Ch 1, *2 sc in st, sc in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 18 sc

Row 4: Ch 1, *2 sc in st, sc in next 2 sts*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 24 sc

Finish Off

Join main color in any stitch

Row 5: Ch 1, *sc in 5 sts, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 8 hdc, 4 ch1, 20 sc

Finish off

Join contrast color in any ch 1

Row 6: Ch 1, sc in ch 1, *sc in next 7 sts, 3 sc in next ch 1*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sc in next 7 sts, 2 sc in ch 1, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 40 sc

Finish off

Join main color in middle stitch of a corner

Row 7: Ch 2(counts as hdc), hdc in next 9 sts, (hdc, ch 1, hdc) in next st*, repeat *to* 2 more times, hdc in next 9 sts, (hdc, ch 1) in same as beginning st, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 2. = 40 hdc & 4 ch 1

Row 8: 2 rev sc in each ch 1 space and rev sc in each st around. = 48 rev sc

Congratulations!!! You now have a Brighten My Day Coaster… Make as many as you like!!!!


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Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


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Thick & Quick Round Bumpy Scrubby…Free Crochet Pattern

Thick & Quick Round Bumpy Scrubby…Free Crochet Pattern

Thick & Quick Round Bumpy Scrubby

If you loved the original Thick & Quick Bumpy Scrubby, you will love it in the ROUND too!!!  Just as easy and quick to make, this free crochet pattern makes a great gift and kitchen accessory.  You can also use this in the bath with your favorite bar of soap…  Made using 2 strands of cotton yarn, it is thick and plush.  You can also try holding 1 strand of cotton yarn and one strand of acrylic or wool to make a different texture!

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Materials:

Cotton Yarn~ 2 colors, approx. 100 yards of each. I used Lily’s Cream and Sugar

Hook~ I

Scissors

 

Size:  

7″ Diameter

 

Stitches:

Sc ~ Single Crochet

Ch ~ Chain

Trc ~ Triple Crochet

St ~ Stitch

Sl St ~ Slip Stich

Instructions:

Holding 2 strands of yarn together…

Make a Magic Circle- Click here for a video tutorial from my friend at Moogly

Row 1:  6 sc in magic circle, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 6 sc

Row 2:  Ch 1, turn, (sc, trc) in each st around, join with sl st to beginning sc. – 6 sc & 6 trc

Row 3:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, 2 sc in next st, *sc in next st, 2 sc in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 18sc

Row 4:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, trc in next st, (sc, trc) in next st, *sc in next st, trc in next st, (sc, trc) in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 12 sc & 12 trc

Row 5:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, *sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 30 sc

Row 6:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, trc in next st, sc in next st, trc in next st, (sc,trc) in next st, *sc in next st, trc in next st, sc in next st, trc in next st, (sc, trc) in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 18 sc & 18 trc

Row 7:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st, *sc in next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st)*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 42 sc

Row 8:  Ch 1, turn, sc in st, sc in next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st, *sc in next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 48 sc

That’s it.. You now have a Thick & Quick Round Bumpy Scrubby!!!

Wasn’t that fun??? This is another 30 minute or less project.. Great way to come up with a last-minute gift… Pair it with a bottle of your favorite dish soap or bar of luxury soap for a great gift set!!

Don’t miss the original Thick and Quick Bumpy Scrubby too!! Click here!!!!

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Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2018 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All of my patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blogwebsite or social media, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you. This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

Sweet Summer Coaster.. Free Crochet Pattern!!!

Sweet Summer Coaster.. Free Crochet Pattern!!!

SWEET SUMMER COASTER

Summer is just around the corner and who wouldn’t love a set of these super cheery Sweet Summer Coasters to spruce up their tables!  This is a quick and easy pattern using cotton thread/yarn.  Fun and functional… This free crochet pattern makes a great gift or something for yourself!!

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You can easily whip up a set of the Sweet Summer Coasters in one evening and brighten up your table!  Let’s get started!!

Supplies:

Yarn:  3 colors of Patons Grace Cotton Yarn (136 yards per skein), this is a sport weight yarn  – category 3

Color A: Snow     Color B: Viola     Color C:  Ginger

Hook: D

Scissors

Stitches:

St – Stitch

Ch – Chain

Sk – Skip

Sp – Space

Sl St – Slip Stitch

Sc – Single Crochet

Dc – Double Crochet

Rev Sc – Reverse Single Crochet

Size:

4 1/2″ x 4 1/2″

Instructions:

With Color A

Row 1:  Ch 2, 8 sc in 1st ch, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 8 sc

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc now and throughout), 2 dc in same st, ch 1, *sk st, 3 dc in next st, ch 1*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sk last st, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 3. = 12 dc

Finish off,

With Color B, join with sl st in any ch 1 sp

Row 3: Ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, ch 1, 3 dc in same sp, *sk 3 sts, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch 1 sp*, repeat *to* 2 more times, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 3. = 16 dc

Finish off

With Color C, join with sl st in any ch 1 sp

Row 4: Ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, ch 1, 3 dc in same sp, *sk 3 sts, 3 dc in sp between dc’s, sk 3 sts, (3dc, ch 1, 3dc) in next ch 1 sp*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sk 3 sts, 3 dc in sp between dc’s, sk last 3 sts, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 3. = 28 dc

Finish off

With Color A, join with sl st in any ch 1 sp

Row 5:  Ch 1, *3 sc in sp(corner made), sc in each st across to next ch 1 sp*, repeat *to* 3 more times, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 48 sc

Finish off

With Color B, Join with sl st in any middle st of a corner

Row 6:  Ch 1, 3 sc in same st, *sc in next 11 sts, 3 sc in next st*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sc in last 11 sts, join with sl st to beginning sc. =56 sc

Finish off

With Color C, Join with sl st in any middle st of a corner

Row 7:  Ch 1, 3 sc in same st, *sc in next 13 sts, 3 sc in next st*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sc in last 13 sts, join with sl st to beginning sc. =64 sc

Finish off

With Color A, Join with sl st in any middle st of a corner

Row 8:  Ch 1, 3 sc in same st, *sc in next 15 sts, 3 sc in next st*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sc in last 15 sts, join with sl st to beginning sc. =72 sc

Row 9:  Ch 1, rev sc in each st around, join with sl st to beginning. = 72 rev sc

Finish off

Lightly block coaster.

Congratulations, you now have a Sweet Summer Coaster!  Make as many as you like to complete your set!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2018 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All of my patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blogwebsite or social media, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you. This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

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