Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Crochet Circle - Two Rounds




Ch 6



Round 1: CH 3, 11 DC in circle - 12 DC total including beginning CH 3.


Round 2: CH 3, 2 DC in next DC, 1 DC in next DC, continue around. SL ST in BEG CH. (18 DC)


Crochet Video Tutorial: Crochet-How to Crochet a Circle

Crochet Video Tutorial: Crochet Circle - Slow Motion

 

Crochet Circle - Three Rounds



CH 4, join.

Round 1. CH 3, 13 DC in loop - 14 DC

Round 2. DC in in DC, 2 DC in next DC, repeat around -21 DC

Round 3. 2 DC in in DC, 1 DC in next DC, repeat around DC -32 DC

Sunday, February 24, 2008

Crochet Baby Bootie



Booty Sole

Size F Hook

CH 14


Round 1: 3 SC in 2nd CH from hook. 1 SC in ea of the next 5 Ch's, 1 DC in each of the next 6 CH's. 7 DC in last chain(toe). 1 DC in ea of next 6 CH's, 1 SC in ea of next 5 CH's. 2 SC in BEG SP, JOIN.

Pattern by Teresa Richardson
http://www.youtube.com/tjw1963

Video Tutorial:
Baby Booty Part 1

Baby Booty Part 2
Baby Booty Part 3
Crochet Baby Booty Toe Decrease - Slow Motion

Round 2: CH 3, 2 DC in same SP, DC in next ST, 2 DC in next ST. DC in each of the next 11 stitches. (Toe Increases) 3 DC in next ST, 1 DC, 3 DC in next ST, 1 DC, 3 DC in next ST, 1 DC, 3 DC in next. DC in each of the next 11 stitches. 2 DC in next ST, 1 DC in next, JOIN.

Round 3 & 4: CH 3, in the back loop, DC in each of the next 45 ST's. (46 stitches)
Cut yarn, Sew in Tails.

Booty Toe Top


Row 1:
Work 27 DC evenly across toe with 4 decreases at toe center. Start with the decreases after about 9 double crochet. (23 double crochet after decreases)

Row 2: Evenly DC across 23 DC with 3 decreases at toe center. Start the 3 decreases after 8 DC. (20 DC after the 3 decreases)

Row 3: Turn baby booty wrong side out. HDC joining on opposite side with a SL ST.

Booty Edging

Round 1: Ch 2, 31 HDC evenly around booty opening.
Round 2: CH 3 for first HDC, CH 1. Work 15 more HDC, CH 1 evenly around booty top. (16 HDC, CH 1) This will be the row for weaving in a tie or ribbon to tie booty.

Round 2 & 3: CH 4, DC in same ST for first V stitch, DC, CH 1, DC in next HDC for next V stitch. V stitch in each of the remaining HDC around, join. When rows are finished, cut yarn and sew in tails.


Booty Tie
CH 70, SC in each chain, cut of yarn and sew in tail.


Weave the crochet tie or ribbon in-between the open HDC row.

Friday, February 22, 2008

Large Amigurumi Ball


Large Amigurumi Ball

Pattern by Teresa Richardson

Video Tutorial: Large Ball - Crochet Amigurumi

CH 2

Round 1: 3 SC in 2nd CH from HK. Do not join. The ball will be work in a continual round withouth joining.

Round 2: 2 SC in each SC around. (6 SC) Add contrasting color yarn to mark beginning stitch.

Round 3: 2 SC in each SC around. (12 SC)

Round 4: 2 SC in each SC around. (24 SC)

Round 5: 2 SC INC in next SC, 1 SC in next SC. (36 SC)

Round 6-14: 1 SC in each SC around (36 SC)

Round 15: SC DEC every other stitch, SC in next ST. (24 SC)

Round 16: SC DEC 12 times. (12 SC)Fill project with polyester fiberfill for shape.

Round 17: SC DEC 6 times. (6 SC)

Round 18: SC DEC 3 times. (3 SC)

Sew end shut and sew in tail.

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Halo for Angel

Crochet Halo

Video Tutorial: Crochet Angel Halo

Chain 2, Single Crochet in 2nd Chain from the hook, *CH 1, SC in SC, Repeat from * 10 more times. Slip Stitch circle together at the beginning. Sew on to the head of your angel.

This is just one single crochet for each row.

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Crochet Angel



Crochet Angel

Pattern by Teresa Richardson

Crochet Hook: Size F
4-Ply Worsted Weight Yarn


Video Tutorial for Head: Small Ball - Amigurumi Shape

Angel Head

CH 2,
Round 1: 3 SC in the second chain from the hook, do not join. You will need a yarn marker to mark your first stitch for reference.
Round 2: 2 SC in ea SC around. (6 single crochet total)
Round 3: 2 SC in ea SC around. (12 single crochet total)
Round 4-6: 1 SC in ea SC around. (12 single crochet total)
Round 7: *1 SC DEC in 2 ST's, repeat from * 6 times (6 SC DEC)
Round 8: *1 SC DEC in 2 St's, repeat from * 3 times (3 SC DEC)

Abbreviations Used
:


CH - Chain
HDC - Half-Double Crochet
SC- Single Crochet
EA - Each
LP - loop

SC DEC = Single Crochet Decrease *This stitch is used to reduce 2 stitches to 1 stitch
ST - Stitch
SK - Skip
REV SC - Reverse Single Crochet

Video Tutorial: Crochet Angel

Angel Body
CH 3

Round 1: CH 2, 11 HDC in lp, join.

Round 2: CH 2, HDC in same ST. 2 HDC in each ST around. (24 HDC)

Round 3: CH 2, HDC in same ST. 2 HDC in each ST around. (48 HDC)

Round 4: CH 2, HDC in same ST. 2 HDC in each of the next 3 STS. SK 20 HDC. 2 HDC in each of the next 4 STS, join. (16 HDC)

Round 5: CH 2, HDC in same ST. 2 HDC in each ST around, join. ( 32 HDC)

Round 6-13: HDC in ea HDC around, join (32 HDC)

Round 14: Reverse SC edging around. (32 REV SC)


Crochet Halo

Video Tutorial: Crochet Angel Halo

Chain 2, Single Crochet in 2nd Chain from the hook, *CH 1, SC in SC, Repeat from * 10 more times. Slip Stitch circle together at the beginning. Sew on to the head of your angel.

This is just one single crochet for each row.

Amigurumi Round Small Ball



Head

Crochet Hook: Size F

Abbreviations Used:

CH - Chain
DEC - Decrease
SC- Single Crochet
EA - Each
LP - loop
ST - Stitch
SK - Skip
REV SC - Reverse Single Crochet

CH 2

Round1: 3 SC in 2nd ch from hk. DO NOT JOIN. Work in one continual round.

Round 2: 2 SC in ea sc around. (6 SC)

Place contrasting marker at beginning to mark first stitch.

Round 3: 2 Sc in ea SC around. (12 SC)

Round 4-6: SC in eac SC around. (12 SC)

Round 7: SC DEC over two SC, 6 times. (6 SC DEC)

Stuff head with polyester fiber fill or stuffing for shape.

Round 8: SC DEC, 3 times. (3 SC DEC)
Amigurumi Video Tutorial: SmallBall - Amigurumi Shape

Thursday, February 7, 2008

3-Sided Solid Motif


Solid 3-Sided Motif

Pattern by Teresa Richardson

Chain 3

Round 1: CH3, 3 DC in the chain loop. *CH2, 4DC in loop, twice from *. CH1, SC in BEG CH 3. (4 DC)

Round 2: CH3, 1DC in same SP. 1 DC in each of the next 4 DC. *2DC, CH2, 2DC in next CH2 SP. DC in each DC across. Twice from *. 2DC, CH1 in next SP. CH1, SC in BEG CH3. (8 DC)

Round3: CH3, 1DC in same SP. 1 DC in each of the next 8 DC. *2DC, CH2, 2DC in next CH2 SP. DC in each DC across. Twice from *. 2DC, CH1 in next SP. CH1, SC in BEG CH3. (12 DC)

Video Tutorial: 3-Sided Solid Motif

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