Category: Crochet Tips and Patterns

Highland Home

This pattern was originally printed in Afghan Book No. 289, by The Spool Cotton Company, copyright 1952. It uses the Red Heart Yarn of that time. MATERIALS:CHADWICK’S RED HEART KNITTING WORSTED, 4 Ply, Art. E.232: 36 skeins (1 oz. “Tangle-Proof” Pull-Out Skeins) of No. 12 Black; 24 skeins of No. 909 Scarlet and 3 skeins … Continue reading Highland Home

Autumn Chevron

This pattern was originally printed in Afghan Book No. 289, by The Spool Cotton Company, copyright 1952. It uses the Red Heart Yarn of that time. 48 x 60 inches MATERIALS:CHADWICK’S RED HEART KNITTING WORSTED, 4 Ply, Art. E.232: 12 skeins (1 oz. “Tangle-Proof” Pull-Out Skeins) each of No. 229 Lt. Yellow, No. 230 Yellow … Continue reading Autumn Chevron

Manchette/Wrist Cuff

The Crochet Book, 4th series 1848 Taylor’s Crochet Thread, No. 12; Fine Black Silk; Needle, No. 23, Bell Gauge.—Make a chain of 236 stitches, and cut off the thread at the end of each row. The plain stitches are all to be worked in Double Crochet; and in working the treble rows, put the needle … Continue reading Manchette/Wrist Cuff

Siesta

This pattern was originally printed in Afghan Book No. 289, by The Spool Cotton Company, copyright 1952. It uses the Red Heart Yarn of that time. Size based on the original yarns: 47 x 62 inches MATERIALS:CHADWICK’S RED HEART KNITTING WORSTED, 4 Ply, Art. E.232: 16 skeins (1 oz. “Tangle-Proof” Pull-Out Skeins) of No. 686 … Continue reading Siesta

Chinese Puzzle Stitch

Chain Multiple is 7 + 4 to start Abbreviations: Ch = chainRS = right sidedc = double crochetdc5tog = double crochet 5 togetherFPdc2tog = front post double crochet 2 togetherFPdc5tog = front post double crochet 5 togetherdecrease = used to refer to any of the dc5tog, FPdc2tog, FPdc5tog sts This example will start with a … Continue reading Chinese Puzzle Stitch