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FREE PATTERN: Pyramids lacy collar _ M14



MATERIALS:

-              Light Fingering / 3 ply  WHITE yarn _ less  than 50g

-              Light Fingering / 3 ply MINT GREEN yarn_ less than 50g

-              Crochet hook size 3.00 mm (1)

-              a 9mm (0.35 inches) button

-              Yarn and needle to sew the button


Used stitches and abbreviations:

ch: chain         st: stitch          sc: single crochet        dc: double crochet              

sl st: slip stitch                       shell: (2 dc’s, ch 2, 2 dc’s) in the same stitch or space


PATTERNS

  

Model 1

With the white yarn ch 104

ROW 1: Sl st in the 7th ch from the hook. 1 hdc in each stich till the end of the row. Shut have a total of 97 hdc’s.

CHANGE COLOR to green (fasten off and cut yarn, start with the new color)

ROW 2: Ch 3 - count as a dc -, (1 dc, ch 2, 2 dc’s) in the same 1st st. [Ch 1, skip 2 st’s, 1 dc, (ch 2, skip 2 st’s, 1 dc) repeat () once, ch 1, skip 2 st’s , 1 shell in the next st PICTURE 1] Repeat [] 7 times. Turn.

ROW 3: 1 sc, ch 2 - count as a dc - 1 dc in the next st, 1 shell into the 2-chains space PICTURE 2, dc in the next 2 st’s. [Ch 1, 1 dc into the 2-chains space between dc’s PICTURE 3, ch 2, 1 dc into the next space PICTURE 3. Ch 1, dc in the next 2 dc’s. 1 shell into the space. Dc in the next 2 dc’s] Repeat [] 7 times. Turn.



ROW 4: 1 sc, ch 2 - count as a dc -. dc in the next 3 st’s, 1 shell into the 2-chains space, dc in the next 4 st’s. [Ch  1, 1 dc into the center 2-chains space between dc’s PICTURE 4, ch 1. dc in the next 4 dc’s. 1 shell into the space. dc in the next 4 dc’s] Repeat [] 7 times. Turn.

CHANGE COLOR to white (fasten off and cut yarn, start with the new color)

ROW 5: Ch 1, 1hdc in each st till end of row (including the starter st) – in the shell work 2 hdc’s into the 2-chains space PICTURE 5

Fasten off, cut the yarn and hide the tails.Choose wich side you want in the front and sew the button facing it (on the opposite side of the buttonhole) PICTURE 6.



Model 2



With the white yarn ch 128

ROW 1: Sl st in the 7th ch from the hook. 1 hdc in each stich till the end of the row. Shut have a total of 121 hdc’s.

CHANGE COLOR to green (fasten off and cut yarn, start with the new color)

ROW 2: Ch 3 - count as a dc -, (1 dc, ch 2, 2 dc’s) in the same 1st st. [Ch 1, skip 2 st’s, 1 dc, (ch 2, skip 2 st’s, 1 dc) repeat () once, ch 1, skip 2 st’s , 1 shell in the next st PICTURE 1] Repeat [] 9 times. Turn.

ROW 3: 1 sc, ch 2 - count as a dc - 1 dc in the next st, 1 shell into the 2-chains space PICTURE 2, dc in the next 2 st’s. [Ch 1, 1 dc into the 2-chains space between dc’s PICTURE 3, ch 2, 1 dc into the next space PICTURE 3. Ch 1, dc in the next 2 dc’s. 1 shell into the space. Dc in the next 2 dc’s] Repeat [] 9 times. Turn.

ROW 4: 1 sc, ch 2 - count as a dc -. dc in the next 3 st’s, 1 shell into the 2-chains space, dc in the next 4 st’s. [Ch  1, 1 dc into the center 2-chains space between dc’s PICTURE 4, ch 1. dc in the next 4 dc’s. 1 shell into the space. dc in the next 4 dc’s] Repeat [] 9 times. Turn.

CHANGE COLOR to white (fasten off and cut yarn, start with the new color)

ROW 5: Ch 1, 1hdc in each st till end of row (including the starter st) – in the shell work 2 hdc’s into the 2-chains space PICTURE 5

Fasten off, cut the yarn and hide the tails. Choose wich side you want in the front and sew the button facing it (on the opposite side of the buttonhole) PICTURE 6.



FREE PATTERN: Beautiful crochet hearts _ M01

MATERIALS:
This pattern can be made in any kind of yarn. Use an appropriate hook for the yarn you choose.

Let’s get started!

Start making 11 Chains.
1st Step: 3 double trebles on the 6th chain from the hook.

2nd Step: 2 Trebles in the next chain.
3rd Step: 1 Double Crochet in each one of the next two chains.
4th Step: 1 Half Double Crochet.
5th Step: 1 Single Crochet.
Half heart it’s done!


6th Step: Make 2 chains. Rotate the half heart and continue.
7th Step: Make a Single Crochet in the first available chain (the same that has a Single crochet on the other side).
8th Step: Half Double Crochet in the next chain. 
9th Step: Double Crochet in each one of the next two chains.
10th Step: 2 Trebles in the next chain.
11th Step: 3 Double Trebles in the next chain.
12th Step: Now make 4 chains and join with a slip stitch to the last chain.
Note: if it is too tight, do 5 chains instead of 4.
13th Step: Finish off and hide the tail.




How to make a Double Treble

The Double Treble (American terms) is called "Triple treble" in the UK.
This stitch is equivalent to 5 ch sts.
Its abbreviation is "dtr" and its symbol is this one:


These are the instructions to make a Double Treble:

Yarn over hook 3 times, insert crochet hook in st (the 6th ch from the hook if it's the 1st one on the foundation chain), yarn over, pull through st,  [yarn over, pull throug 2 loops on hook] 4 times.

Here's is a video tutorial:

  Patterns that use this stitch: 

      

    

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