Monday, January 20, 2020

Checked Washcloth Crochet Pattern Pattern 1 – January - Washcloth Of The Month | Posh Pooch Designs


Checked Washcloth Crochet Pattern


Pattern 1 – January - 

Washcloth Of The Month 2020 Crochet Along

By Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs



The Washcloth is stitched all in Half Double Crochets
 for nice durable Washcloth.
 It Can be used as a Washcloth, Dish cloth or 
whatever you wish to use it for.



See The Video on my Youtube Crochet 
Channel At This LINK



Pattern 1 – January - Washcloth Of The Month -Checked Washcloth Crochet Pattern

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Skill: Easy

Materials:
Crochet Hook – H/ 5.00MM
Yarn –Med (4) Cotton 2 Colors (C1- Cream, C2 - Aqua – 2.5 oz. of each color)

Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Half Double Crochet (HDC)
Change to (chgto)

Size: 10 X 10 Inches

Notes:
Ch1 does not Count as a st
Yarn is not cut when Changing Colors, it is carried across, and stitched over.

How To Change colors and carry Your yarn:


You will change Colors every 5th hdc
3 loops on your hook
Carry your yarn of Previous color and st over it.

Yo with your next color and pill through the 3 loops

This gives you a neat and tidy color change.



Pattern:
R: 1 – With C1, ch 36
1 hdc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 hdc in the next 4chs,
*Chgto C2, 1 hdc in the next 5 chs,
Chgto C1, 1 hdc in the next 5 chs*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, ch 1, turn

R: 2 - 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
*Chgto C2, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
Chgto C1, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, ch 1, turn

R: 3 – Repeat R: 2

R: 4 – Chgto C2, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
*Chgto C1, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
Chgto C2, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, ch 1, turn


R: 5 – R: 6 – Repeat R: 4

R: 7 –Chgto C1, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
*Chgto C2, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts,
Chgto C1, 1 hdc in the next 5 sts*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, ch 1, turn

R: 8 – R: 9 – Repeat R: 7

R: 10 – R: 21 - Repeat R: 4 – R: 9 (2 more times)

R: 22 - Cut off C2, sc evenly around all for sides of the washcloth,
 placing 2 sc in each of the 4 corners, join to the 1st sc,
 tie off and weave in your ends.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

V Stitch Market Bag Crochet Pattern | Posh Pooch Designs


V Stitch Market Bag Crochet Pattern 
By Sara Sach Of  Posh Pooch Designs


I designed This Market Bag back in 2011, 
I loved it, but it was time For a retest and update.

 I think The Caron Cotton Cake Yarn is a perfect
 choice to update the pattern, 
and make a Brand new Video.


It a big roomy bag with plenty of stretch.
It measures 12 X 20 Inches
It's perfect For the Market, But also For the Yarn Store.

See The Brand New Video
 n my Youtube Crochet Channel 
 At This LINK



V Stitch Market Bag Crochet Pattern by Sara Sach
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Skill: Easy


Materials:
Option1 - Crochet Hook – J / 6.00 MM
                Yarn – Caron Cotton Cake yarn(4) 3.5 OZ
               
Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Slip Stitch (slst)
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Skip (sk)
Space (sp)
V St – dc, ch 1, dc in the same st

Size: 12 inches long X 20 inches around, not counting the handle.

Pattern Notes:
Join rounds with a slst
Ch1 Does not Count as a stitch.
Ch 3 at beginning of rounds counts as a dc.
Ch 4 counts as dc, ch1.

Pattern:

R: 1 - ch 37, *2 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 

1 sc in each ch across, 2 sc in the last ch*,

Working back down the opposite side of the ch, repeat from * to *,
 join, ch 1 (38 + 38 = 76 sc)

R: 2 -1 sc in each sc around, join, ch1 (76 sc)

 R: 3 - R: 4 - Repeat R: 2 (76 sc)
Ch 3 After R: 4




R: 5 - 1 dc in same st as the ch3,  ch 1, sk the next st,
*1dc in the next 2 sts, ch 1, sk the next st*, repeat from * to *around,
join to 1st dc. (26 sets of 2dc, ch1)

R: 6 – Slst in the ch1 sp of the 1st 2 dc, ch4 in the same sp, 
1 dc in the same sp, ch1
 *Vst in the space between the next 2 dc, ch 1*
 Repeat from * to * around, join to 1st dc. (26 Vsts )

R: 7 - Slst in the ch1 sp of the next Vst, V st, ch1 in the same sp,
 *Vst in the next ch1 sp of the next V st, ch 1*
 Repeat from * to * around, join to 1st dc. (26 V sts)


R: 8 - R: 27 - Repeat R: 7
(add more rows if you want a longer bag)
Ch1 after R: 27

R: 28 - 1 sc in each st around, join, ch 1

R: 29 – R: 31 - Repeat R: 23

Handle :
R: 32 - Ch 36
 (Ch more If a longer handle is desired -
 this would be a great over the shoulder bag)

R: 33 - 1 sc in each sc, join to the next sc with a slst, ch 1, turn

R: 34 -1 sc in each sc, ch 1 turn.
R: 35 - 1 sc in each sc, join to the next sc, tie off weave in Your ends.

Sew the other end to each side of the bag with matching thread.


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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Valentine Lolly Pops Crochet Pattern | Posh Pooch Designs


Valentine Lolly Pops Crochet Pattern 
By Sara Sach of  Posh Pooch Designs


The Valentine Lolly Pop is a Wonderful Valentines Day
 gift For Any one of Any age.
 They make great Decorations as well.
 They are simple to make and so much fun to give.

Pull out your yarn left overs and make up a bunch of
 these for your friends, co-workers, kid's Classes,
 or add to Your Valentine Decor.

The Hearts measure 3 X 3 Inches and make great
 Appliques, too.

See The Video On my Youtube Crochet
 Channel At This LINK



Valentine Lolly Pops Crochet Pattern 
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Skill: Easy

Materials:
Crochet Hook H / 5.00
Yarn- Any Med (4) Yarn – Acrylic or Cotton, blend. In your choice of colors.
          I used my Scarp yarn
Yarn Needle
Tootsie Roll Pop, or Blow pops, Lolly pops about those sizes

Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Slip Stitch (slst)
Double crochet (dc)

Size: 3 X 3 Inches

Notes:
Ch1 Does Counts as a st
Ch3 Does Count As a dc

Pattern: Make 2 hearts
R: 1 – Ch 4, 3 dc in the 4th ch from the hook, turn, ch3 (4dc)

R: 2 – 1 dc in the same st as the ch3, 1 dc in the next 2dc,
2 dc in the last st, turn, ch 3 (6dc)

R: 3 -1 dc in the same st as the ch3, 1 dc in the next 4dc,
2 dc in the last st, turn, ch 1 (8dc)

R: 4 – sk the next dc, 5 dc in the next dc, sk the next dc
Slst in the sp between the 4th and 5th dc, sk the next dc,
5 dc in the next dc, sk the next dc, sc in the last dc,
Tie off weave in your ends. (sc, 5dc, sc, 5dc, sc)

Place the 2 heart together, right sides out.
Join yarn of choice, to R: 2, sc around the top of the hearts placing
 1 sc in each st, slst in the slst between the heart bumps.
Stitching through both hearts, evenly st to the bottom of R: 2 on the other side.
Only stitching through the front heart,
Continue To evenly stitch to the heart point, placing 2 sc in the point,
And sc up to the 1st sc, join and tie off. Weave your ends in.
Slide onto the Lolly Pop

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Hats And Beanie Crochet Pattern Collection With Videos | Posh Pooch Designs

Hats And Beanies 
Crochet Pattern Collection With Videos By Sara Sach of  Posh Pooch Designs

I am often asked For Crochet Hat Patterns, 
and they, also ask,  if it has a Video Tutorial.
I have put together a Small Crochet Pattern 
Round up of Hats and Beanies that have 
Video Tutorials, as well.


Click the Name of the Hat or Beanie Crochet Pattern
 you wish to see, it is the Link to where the pattern and Video are located.









Pop On Over To My Youtube Crochet
Channel at This LINK

for many more Crochet Pattern Video Tutorials,
Live Videos, Give Aways, 


and Lots of Yarnie Fun!

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

COFFEE AND CROCHET WITH SARA (45) Crochet Terms

COFFEE AND CROCHET WITH SARA (45)
"Crochet Terms"
With Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs
"Let's Have Some Fun!"


“Not So Official Crochet Terms”
CAL - Crochet A Long      
CROJO  - The Desire To Crochet
Yarnie – Relating To Yarn
LYS – Local Yarn Store
Frog – Refers to “ripping out mistake stitches/ rows.
          “rip it, like a Frog”
HOTH – Hot Of The Hook
WIP - Work In Progress
UFO – Unfinished Object (project)
FO – Finished Object (project)
PHD – Project Half Done
Yarn Barf – When pulling from the center of the Skein,
       a mess of yarn pops out.
NCR – Not Crochet Related


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 Channel At This LINK



What's New This Week At

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Crochet Pattern and Video - LINK

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 Crochet Pattern and Video -LINK

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 Continuous Join/ Join As You Go
Crochet Pattern and Video - LINK

Thanks For Stopping By!
See YOU Next Week!