Skill: Easy Materials: Hook - J / 6.00MM Cotton Worsted Weight Yarn (4) - 5 oz. Peaches and Cream Any cotton, cotton blend or WW(4) Acrylic will work
Yarn Needle Stitches: Chain (ch) Slip Stitch (sl st) Single Crochet (sc) Double Crochet (dc) Size:15 inches long and 20 inches around
Notes: Ch1 does not count as a st
Ch3 counts as a dc Join Rounds with a Slip Stitch
R: 1 - Ch 5, join in a circle, ch 3, 11 dc in the circle, join to the ch3, ch3
R: 2 - Dc in the same st as the ch3, 2 dc in each dc around, join, ch 3 (24dc)
R: 3 - Dc in the same st as the ch3,
*1 dc in the next st, 2 dc in next dc*
Repeat From * to * around, join, ch 3 (36dc)
R: 4 - Dc in the same st as the ch3,
*1 dc in the next 2 sts, 2 dc in the next dc*,
Repeat From *to* around, join, ch 3 (48dc)
R: 5 - Dc in the same st as the ch3,
*1 dc in the next 3 sts, 2 dc in the next dc*,
Repeat From *to* around, join, ch 3 (60dc)
R: 6 - Cross Stitch Row- dc in the dc before the Ch3,
* Skip the next st, dc in the next st, cross back and dc in the skipped st*, Repeat From *to * around, join to the ch3, ch 3 (60sts).
R: 7 - 1 dc in each st around, join, ch 3 (60dc)
R: 8 - R: 23 - Repeat R: 6 and R : 7 Alternating Rows. Ch1 after R: 23
If you would like the bag longer, continue to alternate R: 6 and R:7 until desired length. R: 24 - 1 sc in each st around, joi, ch1 (60sc)
R: 25 - Handles - 10 sc sts, ch 20, skip the next 10 sts, join to the next st with a sc, 1 sc in the next 19 sts, ch 20, skip the next 10, join to the next st with a sts, 1sc in the last 9 sts, join, ch 1 (10sc, 20chs, 20 sc, 20 chs, 10 sc =100 sts)
Make sure your handles are centered evenly on the bag. R: 26 - 1 sc in each st and in each ch around, join, ch 1 (100 sc)
R: 27 - 1 sc in each sc, join and tie off. weave in your end. (100 sc)
Draw string - optional. Ch 90, and tie off. tie a knot in each end. Weave the ch through last Cross Stitch row at the top of the bag.
Please Note: These Hot pads/ Pot holders are made for decorative purposes only. If you are going to use them as wash clothes, hot pads or pot holders, Please, use cotton yarn. Which works beautifully.
These are perfect gifts for any coffee lover. make great Wedding gifts, birthday gifts and Christmas gifts. But I made some for me! We just re-tested, and updated the pattern and added a video. We, also, adjusted the pattern to be a little wider, so it is more realistic.