Friday, October 22, 2021

Friday Fun With Sara - Let’s Stitch Up Some Lollipop Toppers For Halloween | Posh Pooch Designs

 Friday Fun With Sara - 
Let’s Stitch Up Some Lollipop Toppers
 For Halloween 
With Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs

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The Lollipop Toppers are great fun to make and to give.
 And once the lollipop is eaten you have cute finger
 puppets to play with.
I Chose to make mine a Pumpkin/ Jack O' Lantern, 
Spiders and Skulls, but You can get in your left over yarn
 and come up with lots of other colors and fun designs. 

I purchased a couple bags of the tootsie Roll and
 Blow pop suckers at the Dollar Tree, and used yarns
 I already had in my Yarn stash. 
And then I stitched up a bunch while watching
 my favorite baking show!
Fun to do, and inexpensive, too!

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 Channel at This LINK


Friday Fun With Sara -
Let’s Stitch Up Some Lollipop Toppers For
Halloween Skulls, Pumpkins And Spiders
 
Skill: Easy
 
Materials:
Crochet Hook – H / 5.500 MM
Yarn- med (4) Acrylic – I used some from my Yarn stash
          White / Orange, small amount for face and ribbon)
Yarn Needle
Tootsie Pop or similar size suckers
 
Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Slip Stitch (slst)
Single Crochet (sc)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)
 
Size: 3 X 2.5 inches
 
Notes:
Ch1 does not counts as a hdc
 
Pattern: Make 2 For Pumpkin And Spider: 
R: 1 - Ch 5, join in a circle, 10 hdc in the circle, join, ch 1(10 hdc)
 
R: 2 – 2 hdc in each hdc, join, ch 1 (20 hdc)
 
R: 3 – 1 sc in each hdc, join, ch 1 (20 sc)
For Pumpkin And Spider: Tie off and weave in your ends.
 

 Pumpkin: Place the Front And Back together, right sides facing out,
Sc them together around, leaving a 1.5 inch opening
 to slide the Lollipop inside.
Pumpkin Stem - Join green yarn to top of the pumpkin, 
ch 4, sc in the 2nd ch and in the next 2 chs, join to the pumpkin and tie off.

Embroider face as shown in the picture using black yarn and needle.



Spider: Place the Front And Back together, right sides facing out,
We will be stitching the front and back together,
*sc in the next sc, ch 6, sc in the 2nd ch and in each ch, join to the next sc with a sc*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, 
1 sc in the next 5 sc,
Repeat From * to * 3 More Times, sc in the next st, tie off weave in your ends. 

Embroider 2 eyes in color of choice.



Skull: Make 2
Repeat R: 1 - R: 3

R: 4 –  2hdc in the next 4 sc, tie off weave in your ends.

Place the Front And Back together, right sides facing out,
We will be stitching the front and back together, sc around 
the skulls leaving the bottom open, tie off weave in your ends.

With Black yarn Embroider on the faces as shown.


These are sun and Fun to play with,
 for kids and adults


Happy Halloween 
and Don't Eat Too Much Candy!

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

One Hour Chunky Beanie Hat Crochet Pattern | Posh Pooch Designs

 One Hour Chunky Beanie Hat 
Crochet Pattern
By Sara Sach of  Posh Pooch Designs


The One Hour Chunky Beanie Hat Stitches up super fast
 and is very comfy to wear. It also makes a lovely last
 minute gift for both the guys and the girls. 
I chose to make mine with Fall Colors, but this pattern 
will work with any colors, or combination of colors.


The One Hour Chunky Beanie Hat is designed to match
 The One Hour Chunky Cowl Crochet Pattern.
Make a set in an evening while watching your favorite
 show or movie. 

One Hour Chunky Cowl Crochet 
Pattern And Video - LINK

You can stitch up a bunch of both the Hat and Cowl,
 to use up left over yarns, and have them on hand for
 last minute gift and charity giving.
Both the Cowl and Hat are so comfy and cozy, and
 perfect for the winter season.


See The Video On My Crochet Youtube
Channel At This LINK




One Hour Chunky Beanie Hat Crochet Pattern 
By Sara Sach
 
Please Add This Crochet Pattern To Your Ravelry Favorites 
Skill: Easy

Materials:
Crochet Hook – K/ 6.5 MM
Yarn- Bulky (5) 3.5oz. / 150 yds. Yarn Bee/ Wildstreak/ Auburn Rust
 
Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Triple Crochet (tr)
Skip (sk)
Space (sp)
Back Loop Only (BLO)
Front Post Double Crochet (FPDC)
 
Size: 18 Inches around – It’s very roomy and stretchy
Fits a 18– 24 Inch head
 
Notes:
Ch1 Does not count as a st
Ch3 Counts as dc
 
Pattern:
R: 1- Ch 7, 1 hdc in the 2nd ch from the hook, and in each ch, turn, Ch1
(6 hdc)
 

R: 2 – Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)
 

R: 3 – Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)
 
R: 4 - Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)


R: 5 - R:  38 – Continue To Repeat R: 2
 

R: 39 – Place the ends of the band together, sc them together, ch 3
 

R: 40 – Evenly dc around the top of the band, join to the ch3, ch 3
(you need 46  hdc)
 

R: 41 - *FPDC in the next dc, dc in the next dc*
Repeat From * to * around, join, ch 3
(23 FPDC, 23dc)


R: 42 – 1 dc in each st around, join, ch 3 (46dc)
 

R: 43 – R: 48 – Repeat R: 41 And R: 42 Alternating Rows.
 
Add more repeats if longer or slouchy beanie is desired.


R: 49 – *dctog the next 2 dc, 1 dc in the next dc*

Repeat from * to * around, join, tie off leaving a 12- 16 inch tail of yarn.


Turn the hat wrong side out, thread the tail of yarn onto the needle,

Gather closed the top of the hat, and tie off securely.

Flip hat right side out.




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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

COFFEE AND CROCHET WITH SARA PODCAST - October Give Away Winner | Posh Pooch Designs

 COFFEE AND CROCHET WITH SARA PODCAST
 October Give Away Winner 
With Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs



On Today's Podcast we announced
 The Winner of the October Give away!!!
Was it you?



We also talked about a Fun Yarn perfect 
For Holiday Hats!
And it Sparkles!



See The Video On My Crochet Youtube 
Channel At  This LINK



What's New This Week

The One Hour Cowl
Crochet Pattern and Video - LINK


Friday Fun With Sara
Let's Make Yarn Ghosts! LINK


Stitch of The Month - Clever Blocks
Wicked Washcloth Crochet Pattern
 and Video - LINK

Thanks For Stopping By!


 See You Next Week!

Monday, October 18, 2021

Stitch Of The Month – Clever Blocks Stitch Pattern Wicked Washcloth Crochet | Posh Pooch Designs

 Stitch Of The Month – 
Clever Blocks Stitch Pattern
Wicked Washcloth Crochet 
Pattern and Video 
By Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs



This Crochet Stitch Pattern has also been called 
"The Staggered Block Stitch",
 "Three Color Block Stitch"
And "Reversible Block Stitch". 
Whatever this Crochet Stitch Pattern is called it is a 
fun stitch pattern to learn.
And it is much easier than it looks.


This Crochet Stitch Pattern is a warm pattern, and 
It makes great washcloths, but also towels, pillows,
blankets, bags, hats scarves and cowls.
The washcloth we are stitching up, also makes a fun doily
 and placemat. Get into your yarn stash and see what 
color combinations you can make. 

 See The Video on My Crochet Youtube
Channel at This LINK


 Stitch Of The Month – Clever Blocks Stitch Pattern
Wicked Washcloth Crochet Pattern and Video

Please Add This Crochet Pattern To Your Raverly Favorites

Materials:
Crochet hook – I / 5.50 MM
Yarn – Med (4) Cotton 1 oz. of 4 different colors
          I used Orange – C1, Purple – C2. Black C3, And Green Trim – C4
Yarn Needle
 
Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Skip (sk)
Change to (chgto)
 
Size: 10 X 10 Inches with trim
3 chs = 1 inch
2 Rows = 1 inch

Multiples: 6 + 5 Chs
 
Pattern: 

R: 1- With C1, Ch 29, 1 dc in the 4th ch from the hook,
 1 dc in the next ch,
*Ch3, sk 3 chs, 1 dc in the next 3 chs*
Repeat from * to * 3 more times, turn.
 


R: 2 – Chgto to C2, leave C1 attached,
Ch3, sk next 3dc, working over the ch3 1 dc in each sc from the previous row,
*Ch 3, sk 3 dc, working over the ch 3 1 dc in the each sc from previous row*
Repeat From * to * 2 more times, ch3 sk 2 dc, slst in the last dc, turn.
 


R: 3 – Chgto to C3, leave C2 and C1 attached, Ch3, 
1 dc in the next 2 dc of the previous row, working over the ch3,
*Ch3, sk 3 dc, working over the ch3, 1 dc in each dc from the previous row*
Repeat From * to * 3 more times, turn
 


R: 4 – Chgto C1, leave C1 and C2 attached, Repeat R :2
 


R: 5 – Chgto C2, leave C1 and C3 attached, Repeat R: 3
 


R: 6 – R: 18 – Continue to Repeat R: 2 And R: 3
Alternating Rows and
Changing colors every  row
Tie off all 3 colors off after R: 18
 


R: 19 - Trim: Chgto C4, Ch3, 1 dc in the next 2 dc of the previous row, working over the ch3,
*1 sc in the next 3 dc, working over the ch 3 1 dc in the each sc from previous row*
Repeat From * to * across row,


Evenly sc around a3 remaining sides, placing 3 sc in each of the  corners.
Join to 1st sc, ch3
 


R: 20 – 2 dc in the same sc as the ch3, sk 2 dc,
*3 dc in the next sc, sk 2 dc* Repeat From * to * around all 4 sides of the washcloth,
Join to the ch3,m tie off weave in your ends.


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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

One Hour Chunky Cowl Crochet Pattern | Posh Pooch Designs

 One Hour Chunky Cowl 
Crochet Pattern
By Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs



The One Hour Chunky Cowl works up super fast because
 it is designed with a Bulky (5) yarn and a
 K / 6.5 MM Crochet hook. 
It makes a great last minute gift.


You will love the Simple Texture that makes it
 a warm cowl, and perfect for cool and winter months.
And it works wonderful for both the girls and the guys. 


A Matching One Hour Chunky Beanie
 Crochet Pattern is Available At This



I yarn I used is Yarn Bee Wildstreak, 
 the colorway is Auburn Rust. It is a beautiful yarn
 with all the colors of Fall. It has a lovely sheen, 
and very soft. It works perfectly for this Cowl Design.
Any Bulky (5) yarn will work for this project.

See The Video On my Youtube Crochet 
Channel At This LINK




One Hour Chunky Cowl Crochet Pattern 
By Sara Sach

Please Add This Crochet Pattern To Your Raverly Favorites.
 
Skill: Easy
 
Materials:
Crochet Hook – K/ 6.5 MM
Yarn- Bulky (5) 5.2 oz. / 200 yds. Yarn Bee/ Wildstreak/ Auburn Rust

 
Stitches:
Chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Triple Crochet (tr)
Skip (sk)
Space (sp)
Back Loop Only (BLO)
Front Post Double Crochet (FPDC)
 
Size: 24 X 8 Inches
 
Notes:
Ch1 Does not count as a st
Ch3 Counts as dc
 
Pattern:
R: 1- Ch 7, 1 hdc in the 2nd ch from the hook, and in each ch, turn, Ch1
(6 hdc)
 


R: 2 – Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)
 


R: 3 – Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)



R: 4 - Blo, 1 hdc in each hdc, turn, ch1 (6hdc)



R: 5 - R:  48 – Continue To Repeat R: 2
 


R: 49 – Place the ends of the band together, sc them together, ch 3
 


R: 50 – Evenly dc around the top of the band, join to the ch3, ch 3
(you need 60 hdc)
 


R: 51 - *FPDC in the next dc, dc in the next dc*
Repeat From * To * around, join, ch 3
(30 FPDC, 30dc)
 


R: 52 – 1 dc in each st around, join, ch 3 (60dc)
 


R: 53 – R: 58 – Repeat R: 5 And R: 6 Alternating Rows.
Tie off, weave in your ends.


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