Amazing Grace Simple Slouchy… Free Crochet Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Simple Slouchy… Free Crochet Pattern!!

Amazing Grace Simple Slouchy

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This Amazing Grace Simple Slouchy is the 22nd pattern in the Amazing Grace Series that is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness! This fun and comfortable slouchy hat works up quickly in the standard Amazing Grace Stitch.  To read more about my story and the other free Amazing Grace Patterns… Click Here!


Supplies ~

Yarn: 150 Yards Worsted Weight Yarn

Pictured here using Red Heart Dreamy in Rose, this is a soft, slightly fuzzy yarn.

Hook: N

Yarn Needle

 

Size ~

24″ around brim & 11 1/2″ from brim to top

Gauge ~

Double Crochet 9 dc x 5 rows = 4″ x 4″

Stitches ~

St – Stitch     Ch – Chain      Sl St – Slip Stitch     Sk – Skip      Sc – Single Crochet      Hdc – Half Double Crochet      Dc – Double Crochet     Dec – Decrease

Foundation Single Crochet

Instructions ~

Round 1:  Make 40 foundation sc, join with sl st to form ring. Be very careful not to twist the round.  Foundation sc tutorial

Round 2:  Ch 1, (sc,ch2,sc) in 1st st, *sk st, (sc,ch2,sc) in next st*, repeat *to* 19 more times, sk last st,  join with sl st to 1 sc. = 20 (sc,ch2,sc)

Round 3:  Sl st in ch 2 sp, ch 3(counts as dc now and throughout), 2 dc in same st, 3 dc in each ch2 sp around, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 3.  = 20 3dc shells

Round 4:  Sl st in next st(middle st of 3dc from previous round), ch 1, (sc,ch2,sc) in same st, *sk 2 sts, (sc,ch2,sc) in next st*, repeat *to* 19 more times, sk last 2 sts, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 20 (sc,ch2,sc)

Rounds 5-14: Repeat rounds 3 & 4

Round 15:  Sl st in next ch 2sp, ch 3, dc in same sp, 2 dc in each ch2 sp around, join with sl st to top of beginning ch 3. = 40 dc

Round 16:  Ch 2(counts as hdc now and throughout), hdc in next st, dec hdc over next 2 sts (yo, insert hook in st, pull up loop, yo, insert hook in next st, yo, pull up loop, yo, pull through all 5 loops on hook), *hdc in next 2 sts, dec hdc over next 2 sts*, repeat *to* around, join with sl st to top beginning ch 2. = 20 hdc & 10 dec hdc.

Finish off leaving a long tail for drawing hat closed

With yarn needle, weave long tail in and out of top 30 sts, draw top closed and secure.

Brim ~

With right side facing, join yarn with sl st  to any st at bottom edge foundation sc

Round 1 – 3:  Ch 1, sc loosely in each st around, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 40 sc

Finish off and weave in ends.

Congratulations!!! You now have an Amazing Grace Simple Slouchy!!

Happy Crocheting!

Elena


©Copyright 2017 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 blog, website 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.


 

Evermore Wrap… Free Crochet Patter!!

Evermore Wrap… Free Crochet Patter!!

Evermore Crochet Wrap

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This pattern is also available in PDF Format on Ravelry and Craftsy


Thick and Warm… This Evermore Crochet Wrap is a fun and easy pattern.. Be stylish this season in a bright fall wrap!!!  The Evermore Wrap is made using super bulky yarn and works up quickly!!!

Materials ~

Yarn:  534 Yards of Super Bulky Yarn – Pictured here in Red Heart Evermore in  Emerald Isle

Hook:  N Hook

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Stitches ~

St – Stitch     Ch – Chain     Sk – Skip     Sl St – Slip Stitch     Sc – Single Crochet      Dc – Double Crochet

Slant Shell – Ch 3, 3dc in same st.

Size ~

12″ x 90″

Instructions ~

Ch 182

Row 1:  Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across. = 181 sc

Row 2:  Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across. = 181 sc

Row 3:  Ch 1, turn, sc in 1st st, *ch 3, sk 3 sts, sc in next st*, repeat *to* across. = 46 sc & 45 ch3 sps

Row 4:  Ch 3, turn, 3 dc in same st, *sl st in next sc, ch 3, 3 dc in same st*, repeat *to* 44 more times. = 45 slant shells

Row 5:  Ch 6, turn,*sk next 3 dcs, sc in top of next ch 3, ch 3*, repeat *to* 44 more times, sk next 3 dc, sc in top of last ch 3. = 45 ch 3 & 46 sc

Row 6:   Ch 3, turn, 3 dc in same st, *sl st in next sc, ch 3, 3 dc in same st*, repeat *to* 44 more times ending with a sc in the 3rd ch of the ch 6. = 45 slant shells

Rows 7 & 8:   Repeat rows 5 & 6

Row 9:  Repeat row 5

Row 10: Ch 1, turn, sc in 1st st, * 3 sc in next ch 3 sp, sc in next sc*, repeat *to* 44 more times ending with sc in 3rd ch of the ch 6. = 181 sc

Row 11:  Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across. = 181 sc

Rows 12-20:  Repeat rows 3-11

Row 21:  Ch 1, turn, loosely sl st in each st across. = 181 sl st

Finish off and weave in ends

Make end tassels –

Cut 10 – 8″ lengths of yarn, take 5 lengths and fold them in half. Pull folded strands through the middle st of one end of the wrap at the end of the row. Pull ends of strands through folded section and pull tight forming a tassel. Repeat on opposite end.

Congratulations!! You now have a Evermore Crochet Wrap!!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2017 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All 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 blog website, 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.


 

Simply August Boho Bag ~ Red Heart Grand Prize Winner Announced!!!

Simply August Boho Bag ~ Red Heart Grand Prize Winner Announced!!!

Simply August Boho Bag 

Red Heart Grand Prize Winner 


We had so much fun making our Simply August Boho Bag CAL… Lots of great finished projects… Today the Grand Prize Winner of the Red Heart Yarn Prize Package is announced and there are lots of pictures being added to the gallery…  12 finalists made entries… each numbered as they came in.. I used a number randomizer to draw the lucky winning number 8!!!

Congratulations to Lydia W.!!  Just email me your address and Red Heart Yarns will get the yarn coming your way!!!

If you loved this bag… But missed out on the CAL, Later today I will have the pattern in PDF form available for $2 on Ravelry and Craftsy… Watch for the post!!!  The CAL directions will remain available for free posted in the Crochet With Me, Crochet Along tab at the top of the page.

Here are the 12 entries in order

  1. Sally O.

2. Brenda T.

3. Barbara Z.

4. Megan S.

5. Pattie A.

6. Deborah R.

7. Heather G.

8. Lydia W.

9. Lindsay S.

10. Theresa R.

 

11. Gena F.

12. Carolyn B.

That is the 12 entries.. Love them all!!!


Here is my finished bag that has been the Promo Picture.. My lovely daughter was home for college and grabbed the bag and threw it over her shoulder for a quick photo-op… I loved it and decided to use it for the main photo!!  Lucky to have such great children!!


Happy Crocheting and make sure to send your finished photos to my email **[email protected]** with permission to add them to this photo gallery!!!

 

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


 

 

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