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Leudinghause Crochet-Along Sneak Peek | KT and the Squid

I’m so excited to announce my next Crochet-Along starts August 31, 2016! Next week (8/24) I will post the full supply list as well as reveal the design. You will then have 1 week to gather your supplies and pick a size to make. The crochet-along will run through September 28th.  In this post I will explain how you can follow along and how it will all work.

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Fun Day Tank: Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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A big thanks to Battle of the Stitches and Battle Fans! This design was the Judge’s Choice Winner AND the Fans Choice for Round 2! To learn more about Battle of the Stitches visit THIS website. Continue reading Fun Day Tank: Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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Dolphin Pencil Case Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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A few weeks ago I traveled to Honduras to meet a very special girl. As I mentioned in my post when I got back (you can read it HERE) shoe loves dolphins, the color blue and drawing. I immediately thought a blue pencil case with a dolphin on it would make the perfect gift! So when I got home I designed just that. Continue reading Dolphin Pencil Case Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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Trail Cowl: Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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As promised here is a simple pattern using the Trail Stitch I posted a tutorial for earlier this week. Continue reading Trail Cowl: Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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Cloud Dance Tote: Free Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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This tote is worked using 2 strands of yarn so it works up quickly. A simple lining would be an easy addition but the stitch is so dense you may not even need it. Makes for a great bag to carry around. Give as a gift or make it to sell.

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Sari Shawl FREE Pattern | KT and the Squid

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This shawl can be done in any size with any yarn and appropriate size hook. Use a lighter weight yarn for a delicate shawl or use a yarn like I used for a real statement piece.

Sari Shawl

By Katy Petersen

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This pattern is copyrighted by KT and the Squid. You may NOT copy, share, change or sell the pattern itself.
If you’d like to sell finished items from this pattern please do! Finished items belong to you and you may do what you wish with them. If you choose to sell them on Etsy please credit me (KT and the Squid) as the designer.


This Pattern has NOT been tested.

Materials

Any weight yarn: My sample was done with 2 hanks of Red Heart Boutique Silk Sari in Ravishing. You can read more about it HERE.

Any size hook: I used a K/6.5mm hook

Gauge

Not important

Size

Any

Abbriviations

Ch = chain

Eesc = extra extended single crochet

T-ch: turning chain

Notes

  • Read all instructions before beginning.
  • This shawl is worked flat.

Special Stitches

Extra extended single crochet (eesc): Insert hook into stitch indicated, pull up a loop, (yarn over, pull through 1 loop) 2 times, yarn over, pull through 2 loops.

Instructions

Ch 8.

Row 1 – (eesc, ch 2, eesc) in the 8th ch from hook.

Row 2 – Ch 5 (counts as a eesc, ch 2 from here on), turn, eesc in the same eesc, ch 2, eesc in the next eesc, leave the t-ch unworked.

Row 3 – Ch 5, turn, skip the 1st eesc, eesc in the next eesc, ch 2, (eesc, ch 2, eesc) in the 3rd ch of the t-ch.

Row 4 – Ch 5, turn, eesc in the same eesc, *ch 2, eesc in the next eesc; repeat from * across, leave the t-ch unworked.

Row 5 – Ch 5, turn, skip 1st eesc, *dc in the next eesc, ch 2; repeat from * to the tch, (eesc, ch 2, eesc) in the 3rd ch of the t-ch.

Repeat rows 4 and 5 until desired length is reached, fasten off, weave in ends.

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Spring Cardi FREE Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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I won some fabulous yarn from Expression Fiber Arts when I won Round 2 of Battle of the Stitches. It only took 6 months but I finally came up with the perfect pattern for it. I wanted a simple cardigan that I could wear over a tank top or dress this Spring. Continue reading Spring Cardi FREE Crochet Pattern | KT and the Squid

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The Bailey Easy Top Down Free Crochet Pattern

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I’m extremely excited to announce the birth of my third baby, Bailey!! Days before her birth I made this easy little sweater for her. To celebrate her birth I’m offering this pattern for FREE! I love this little sweater because it works up so quickly. Perfect for a last minute baby shower gift or to make when your bored waiting for baby like I was. Continue reading The Bailey Easy Top Down Free Crochet Pattern