Friday, October 31, 2014

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

 I hope everyone has a safe, yet eventful halloween, and I hope your children get lots of candy! Be sure to check the candy and make sure teeth are clean! Free pattern coming later today!


Thursday, October 30, 2014

Domo Hat

This pattern looks like it is very difficult, but it's fairly easy! Those are the best kind, right?

The picture is very blurry but it's cute!

Materials
Brown,black,red and white worsted weight yarn
5.5mm crochet hook
tapestry needle  (for sewing)

Base
RND 1:  10 DC into Magic Circle,join with SL
RND2:  CH3, DC in same ST, 2DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND3:  CH3, DC in same ST, *DC in next ST, 2DC in next ST, DC in next ST, 2DC in next ST* SL to begining
RND4:  CH3, DC in same ST, *DC in next 2 ST, 2DC in next ST*  SL to beginning
RND5:  CH3, DC in same ST, *DC in next 3 ST, 2DC in next ST* SL to beginning
RND6-13: DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND14: DC in each ST  around SL to beginning, fasten off

Right Ear Flap
Count 11 stitches to the left of where you fastened off, join color A
CH1 and HDC in next 12 ST, CH2 
Turn HDC in 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 8 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 6 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC in 8ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 4 ST, HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDCin next 2 ST , HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC2TO,fasten off

Left Ear Flap
Count 11 stitches to the right of where you fastened off, then another 12, join color A
Crochet on right side.
CH1 and HDC in next 12 ST, CH2 
Turn HDC in 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 8 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 6 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC in 8ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 4 ST, HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDCin next 2 ST , HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC2TO,fasten off

Braids
Cut 5,18in pieces of each color yarn, pull half through,between last 2 HDC2TO of ear flap, braid, and knot.

Eyes 2x
RND1:  10 DC in magc circle SL to beginning
Leave a decent tail,you're going to need it for sewing the eyes on later!

Mouth
Start by chaining 15 DC in 2nd chain from Hook and in each remaining ST Ch2 turn
DC in each ST across CH2 turn for 3 more rows
Edge with a single crochet all the way around to keep it looking nice

Teeth 2x
CH 14 SC in each ST across
HDC,CH2,HDC first ST, SL in the next, *HDC,CH2,HDC in next ST, SL in next ST* fasten off
be sure to leave a long tail for sewing!


Don't for get to edge your hat and weave in your ends!

Just some funny for your day!

You're welcome!

Ninja Turtle Hat

Are you ready for my first pattern?





This hat is sized for a small child (fits my 3 year old!)

Materials Needed
worsted weight yarn 1 skein each (green and any color ninja turtle you're making)
Enough white, for the eyes and braids
5.5mm hook
Tapestry needle for sewing


Base
With color A
Start with a magic ring and ch 2.
RND 1: 12 DC in magic ring
RND 2: CH 2 DC in same ST as CH2 and 2 DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND 3: CH 2 DC in same ST as CH2, *DC in next ST,2 DC in next ST, DC in next ST* SL to beginning
RND 4: CH 2 DC in same ST as CH2, *DC in next 2 ST, 2DC in next ST, DC in next 2ST* SL to beginning
RND 5: CH 2 DC in same ST as CH2, *DC in next 3 ST, 2DC in next ST, DC in next 3ST* SL to beginning
RND 6-7: CH 2, DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND 8 : CH 2, DC in each ST around SL with color B
RND 9-11: CH 2, DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND 12: CH2,DC in each ST around SL with color A
RND 13 CH2, DC in each ST around SL to beginning
RND 14: CH2, DC in each ST around SL and fasten off


Right Ear Flap
Count 11 stitches to the left of where you fastened off, join color A
CH1 and HDC in next 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC in 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 8 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 6 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC in 8ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 4 ST, HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDCin next 2 ST , HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC2TO,fasten off

Left Ear Flap
Count 11 stitches to the right of where you fastened off, then another 12, join color A
Crochet on right side.
CH1 and HDC in next 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC in 12 ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 8 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 6 ST, HDC2TO, CH 2
Turn HDC in 8ST, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC in next 4 ST, HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDCin next 2 ST , HDC2TO, CH2
Turn HDC2TO, HDC2TO,fasten off

Eyes (make 2)
10 DC in magic circle, fasten off.


Braids
Cut 5,18in pieces of each color yarn, pull half through,between last 2 HDC2TO of ear flap, braid, and knot.


Sew on your eyes to the "mask" add a little black for eyes, either buttons or 4 DC in magic circle. Edge your hat at you're FINISHED!