1057/NP 10. Row1: ch3, dc in joining st and in each sc to valley, dc2tog 2x (first is one square, the next falls on the next square), dc in ea sc to ridge, 2dc ss 2x ( the middle 4 sc of the points), dc in ea sc to next valley and repeat across, ending with a increase to keep that edge. Now Ch 1 using the new color, and single crochet into the same stitch that you slip stitched into. FINISHING: Place panel 1 on top of panel 2, make sure that your surface crochet will be facing outward on both panels. 8 flat braid joinings 8 x 4 = 32. Join remaining Strips in same manner, always working in the same direction. Join to the top of the 1 st stitch with a slip stitch. Following diagram, sew Squares into 8 strips of 10 Squares each then sew strips together.   You don’t have to sew them together – there’s an easy solution. Back of seat. Joined using slip stitches – not quick!. Ch 2, and then make 6 sc in second ch from hook. To Join Afghan: With Crochet Hook and a matching color yarn slip St. And now I found math beauty in crochet. Top Section - page 3 Left Section - page 4 Right Section - page 5. A technique that I am learning where you carry the non-working yarn along and stitch over it. TUTORIAL 2 — The chain edge should look like the loops of a chain. In part 3, we will learn how to attach the strips and in part 4, how to finish a project. Imagine the strips as the capital letter A. Pillow Gauge. Finish off by leaving a long tail at the end. ) Good luck! 12:12 AM. Join remaining Strips in same manner. Pony Tail- Cut 18- 12 inch strips of yarn. I read you can sew them together or crochet them together (yikesthat might be a mess for me) but I was wondering what would be the best way or. She painstakingly removed buttons, zippers, sewed together the cut strips, and then crocheted throughout the winter months. Tina Crochet Calabrese's Totally Free Crochet Pattern Blog was born out of the inheritance of hundreds of crochet patterns (that no longer are covered by copyright, or are now in the public domain) along with my personally collected stash and own creations, combined with the understanding that YOU NEED ANOTHER PATTERN for that PAS or Pattern Acquisition Syndrome. Continue until you have a large ball. You can remove the stitch marker if you’d like. And for the second row of yellow one we will do for. Changing colors: Join fabric together at the end of a round so that the next round starts with the next color. Following diagram, sew Squares into 8 strips of 10 Squares each then sew strips together. Riego de la Branchardiere, who published more than a hundred books, many about crochet. However, when I join the strips of lace, the strips were made using a smaller inter-bar distance. Crochet a stem cover by making a chain the same length as your folded wire. 00mm crochet hook & a flat slip stitch seam to seam your hexagons together. Slst to join. If you can remember put it on. Lastly crochet on the steering wheel. Repeat to join all Strips. Kinda the thing like "I made this!". – Entire afghan is crocheted holding 2 strands together. However, if you prefer crocheting in continuous rounds, that is also fine. This e-pattern was originally published in the June 2011 issue of Crochet World magazine. See Joining Diagram at left for assistance. Work 1sc into each of the next 7sts. Row1:Ch1, 2 sc in loop, ch2,[2 sc in loop, 2ch] 7 times, join with st in top of beg ch1 (8 ch sp) Row2:Sl st in next st, sl st into ch sp, beg shell in same sp, (shell in next ch sp) 7 times, join with sl st in 3 rd ch of beg shell. Mesh Round - Ch 7 (for first dtr-ch1), dtr in same st for first increase point. com/ Crochet square motif joining, free online video tutorial on how to join motifs in one-go-technique, invisible crochet. As you are crocheting it, the strip sort of hangs down from the hook, with the chain edge to the left. Insert the crochet hook into one, two or three loops of one. 5″ long; 7-8″ hand circumference. Double Crochet 2 Together. The single crochet two together (sc2tog) technique is a great skill to add to your crocheting arsenal. Sc in top right corner, ch 2, remove hook from lp, insert hook in bottom right corner of first block, pick up dropped lp, ch 1, sc in same corner on second block. Lastly, a candy cane border is added. You can choose the one you feel comfortable to work on. Work with it so that it is up against the walls of the basket, and touching the floor of the basket. Before joining all of your fabric using one of these methods, try joining a few rings or strips of material and make a sample to see how the knots will look in the finished rug. Join with slip stitch in top of first sc. Hook one strand and pull up through the top. Once joined, edge entire afghan by working three rounds of (sc, ch 3) in each loop. See what Janice Stephenson (janice1788) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. SC - single crochet DC - double crochet DC2tog - double crochet 2 stitches together Round 1: Magic ring, ch 2, 9 DC in the ring, sl st to the second chain (10 stitches) Round 2: ch 2, DC to the same stitch as your chain 2, 2 DC in every stitch around, sl st to the second chain to join (20 stitches). Braid Strips, and then sew together at other end. Pattern Notes. Check out my Crochet page for other tutorials and projects, like this magic ring tutorial!. You must know how to crochet. Fasten off. Part 2 – Crocheting the Strips. With matching color yarn, work 1 row of slip St. Be sure to end on a row where the beginning yarn tail and the working yarn are on the same side. Finish off and join each square in to create a strip. Once joined, edge entire afghan by working three rounds of (sc, ch 3) in each loop. Join fabric strips using several different techniques. When doing a dc join, you would always do your join on the right side of your work. Plastic-bag strips crocheted together with yarn create a unique tweed effect in this versatile tote. So, now I am redoing this strip. What kid has not taken a strip of paper, twisted it, taped the ends together and then drawn a line starting on one side of the paper only to seamlessly (or edge-lessly) reach the other side? I started crocheting the Möbius strip by creating a line and then joining the ends of the line, adding a twist to the line (a 1D Möbius strip?). This makes a thicker rug. A larger needle with a smaller yarn always means easier to get the hook into (think of crocheting lace and how hard it can be to get that little hook into the right spot between the little threads. Or use the magic ring method if you prefer. Slst to join. You will notice that strips join each other like they do with the baby blanket. Ch3, cluster 2tr into same space. Hold all 3 strips together and fasten in place with stitches through all 3 layers at the ends. Ruffled: A fabric casing is made for 1″ wide elastic then sewn together at the back. INSTRUCTIONS Body of Table Cloth: With MC, ch 6. Finish off the scarf by crocheting the ends together to close the tube and adding fringe. EARFLAP: Holding hat with the seam facing you count 9 stitches to the left and join in the ninth stitch with a slip stitch. Rows 1-9: Work Rows 1-9 of First Strip. FINISHING: Place panel 1 on top of panel 2, make sure that your surface crochet will be facing outward on both panels. Like the Amigurumi Book, it’s best to mark different points of the join with stitch markers so you can make sure that the strip goes around the shape of the car evenly. OUR “DISCLAIMER”! We are sharing patterns we have designed and made for our own children, families and friends. Line them up so the edges are even and patterns match. Whipstitch handle to opposite side of purse. A few inches along the hoop. Slip stitch along the top edge of the large square forabout 5/8 inch (replaces the chain 3 for a double crochet row, andjoins the handle with no sewing). Joining two strips The loop joining technique joins two strips through one or more loops at a time without any additional yarn. Sl st into the top of the ch 2 to join. Part 2 – Crocheting the Strips. Then tuck the end of that second strip through slit of the same strip and gently tug until they knot together like below. This pattern is worked in 3 “strips. Following diagram, sew Squares into 8 strips of 10 Squares each then sew strips together. The first stitch to learn is the whip stitch. at each side of Afghan. And your scarf is done. I am going to persevere, with much practice, as I want to make a lovely rug for my Queen size bed fir summer, in cotton, much thanks once again, Pamela. Reverse Single Crochet: This is single crochet stitch worked in the opposite direction to create a bumpy edge. Size 6 mm (U. Ch 2 and work 1 hdc in the next 70 st. This will create a small hole in each end. Stuff the parts as instructed. ch 1, *sc in next st. It's fast and easy but uses more yarn and creates a ridge on the back between squares. 1057/NP 10. If you missed my latest blog post, I recently worked on my first knit baby blanket. join Pink with sc. Strips it together. size J crochet hook. Riego de la Branchardiere, who published more than a hundred books, many about crochet. Line them up so the edges are even and patterns match. Repeat along the edge of the strips. Then, we cut the strip sets into strips the other way, at different widths. Top trim: Using the size D crochet hook and the Passion yarn:. { how to make plarn video } However, if you want smaller balls, just attach a small one to another one as you use them. If I understand correctly, you are joining a number of "sampler squares of various stitches" you are using to practice different crochet patterns with. Our tutorial below shows a single crochet stitch joining one untwisted loop of each strip, however this could be varied to incorporate twisted loops or groups of loops to achieve an entirely different fabric. I attached the eyes, sprout and muzzle to the head, and crocheted the wrinkles, before sewing. Step 1: Edge each square according to instructions for Step 1 of Flat Braid Join. Once you've reached that end, for the corner with a single crochet in the last space (the corners where the two strips join), chain one and. Check out our crochet joining selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. Chain-3 at beginning of rows counts as first half double crochet unless otherwise. To join knitted garter stitch squares or strips together, insert crochet hook into a stitch at edge of each strip. free loop of marked ch. In the sc beside the base of index finger pull up a loop ch 1 and 1 sc. Tuesday, 3 September 2013. In my house! We had the best idea of 2009: she came to Barcelona for 3 days, then we returned to Lyon together where I spent 3 days in her house. Use blue thread and whip stitch to sew flap to top edge of bag. Crochet 1 DC [TR] in next ten stitches, *in corner space crochet 2 DC [TR] + 2 ch + 2 DC [TR], then crochet 1 DC [TR] in the next nineteen stitches. 5 – Single Crochet Together Join. Join shoe colour yarn to the BLO of the first stitch (2 stitches to the right of the centre) 1) BLO, 4 sc, turn, ch 1 (4) 2) Working in both loops, sc across, turn 3-8) ch1, sc across, turn (4) FO. Step 1: Crochet a bunch of strips the same length and width (I made mine by chaining 20, double-crochet back once, then double-crochet back again, so 3 crochet lines total) Step 2: Once all of your strips are completed, start sewing them together, one by one. Rounds 7 to 10: Work straight rounds of double crochet. It's just something for me anyway so I'm not too critical. Another thought to consider is: take several of these squares and fit them into a master square, then join the master squares together. Join with Sl St to bottom corner (row 1) of 1st strip, Ch 1, Sc in same St, Ch 1, Sc in 1st St of 2nd Strip (See Photo). Work seams just like a regular crochet row, from right to left. sl st = slip stitch. Joining the top of the strips to form your bag Round 1: CH 1, turn. ASSEMBLY With right sides facing join together with a row of sc leaving center of purse open. Close the knot so it sits close to the stitch. Ch 3, sc in next loop of first square, ch 3, sc in corresponding loop of opposite square, and so on back and forth. Using flat seam, join 4 Blocks into Flower Square. Get a large long strip of ribbon. Repeat from * 3 more times. Make 7 more Strips. You can sew them together with an invisible seam stitch. A good example is when joining strips of hexagon together, you will crochet past the joining you made to connect the hexagons in a strip. Leave a long tail on the Rug. Poo Pattern: Start with a magic ring or chain 2. To Join Blocks: Starting and ending with a Scarlet Block, sew 5 Scarlet and 4 Navy Blocks together to form first strip. Now to continue joining…. 7) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge. You can send your pieces to. Bottom Strip: Chain 12, Make 3 sc around either 1” ring on top strip, Turn, Hdc in last ch made and in remaining 11 chs, Make 3 sc around the other 1” ring on the top strip, Turn, join with a slip stitch in 1st ch. You can remove the stitch marker if you’d like. I had to frog 205 rows. Rd 1: With right side of SHIRT facing, join Black with slip st in free loop of ch at underarm, ch 1, sc in side of next sc, sc in next 18 sc and in side of next sc, sc as join slip st, join with slip st to first sc. Step 4: Separate the strands. Sl st into the top of the ch 2 to join. If you want a tut with sparkles, you can use one strip of sparkly tulle every five knots: on every fifth spot, I stacked a light pink and a sparkly pink strip together (instead of the ‘usual’ laight+dark pink one). Sew legs together around key ring, attaching two front legs together and two back legs together with ring in between. I read you can sew them together or crochet them together (yikesthat might be a mess for me) but I was wondering what would be the best way or. A larger needle with a smaller yarn always means easier to get the hook into (think of crocheting lace and how hard it can be to get that little hook into the right spot between the little threads. The second way which I prefer is to overlap the ends stitching back and forth add another to the other endkeep going. THEN work a single crochet in the matching stitch on the OTHER leg. Fasten off. Row 6: With a different color strip, optional, sl st onto ch space, ch 3 1 dc ch 1 2 dc in same ch space. We will be sewing along the right side of the crochet. sc in each stitch around (55) 5. 5 – Single Crochet Together Join. Reins: Ch 125, Make 3 sc around either 1” ring on halter, Turn, Hdc in last chain made and in remaining 124 chs,. Fold the overlapped section in half and snip a little slit in the middle. Chain-3 at beginning of rows counts as first half double crochet unless otherwise. Make sure to check the length of the brim before you join it. Tear the cloth into one inch thick strips. Rnd 17: *Sc in next 15 sc, then ch 50 to form the handle. Sew head on body. TUTORIAL 1 — The foundation is a strip. Pattern Notes. Line them up so the edges are even and patterns match. Turn through to right side. Round 1: Crochet 1 SC into each opening of the second row of the headband. sl st to first to join. Turn, and half double crochet into that row, skipping every other stitch. Assemble your crochet blanket. I have located 20 Unique Ways to Join Afghan Squares. Joining two roof peak strips together. 8 flat braid joinings 8 x 4 = 32. After that I added the row of repeating SC, CH3. Join CC yarn to first Dc just to the left of underarm Ch 3 space. Satin - Daisy Chain Poncho and Bag Crochet Pattern. Initially made of cotton, which proved impractical, [4] the fastener was eventually constructed with nylon and polyester. When you’re finished crocheting you have 5 parts: 1. If you never tried to crochet corner to corner (C2C) before, use this beginner photo tutorial with video HERE. Now carefully loop the yarn around the joint to better connect the two ends and to hide the joint. ) Large Blunt Needle; Sewing machine (or sewing needle and thread) to sew ends of strips together. Ch 3 (counts as dc). Yarn is held at the back. Joining knitted squares with crochet Crochet is a great way to join together knitted strips or squares, as in this rainbow bedspread. Work a single crochet in the next stitch (which is the stitch holding the legs together). you can crochet them together… using the single crochet stitch if you are American and if you are english you use double crochet its the same stitch but different name in two There are two good methods to join crocheted strips or squares. Slip stitch yarn through the corners to pull up a loop. When all 7 of the strips have been crocheted, bring them all together, lining up the places where you began to chain stitch. I find that the mattress stitch creates the most seamless and invisible seam, and it does so without the ridge inherent in most other methods of joining crochet pieces. Cyber solutions, digital intelligence, anti-intelligence. Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around; join – 16 sc. Join yarn at one end where you want to create the seam. SC into each of the 9 SC of the strip, then continuing straight to the next strip. As you are crocheting it, the strip sort of hangs down from the hook, with the chain edge to the left. If you've ever wanted to know how to join crochet hexagons, granny squares or other crochet pieces together with a non-bulky, invisible seam, this is the tutorial for you!. Back of seat. TIP: When you get to where 4 corners meet, whip stitch though both sets of corners, put your needle back through the first set, then back through the second set and continue on as normal. you can crochet them together… using the single crochet stitch if you are American and if you are english you use double crochet its the same stitch but different name in two There are two good methods to join crocheted strips or squares. 11 dc = 4 inches. Join a front to one end of each strap, then join the large square to opposite ends of straps for back. You can use the row numbers above as a guide. TURKEY SQUARE (Make 18): With CA, ch 3; join with a sl st to join to form a ring. Press under approx 1 cm (3/8 in) along long edges of each strip. The rest of the strips are worked like the 1st strip only, you will work additional strips while joining to the 1st (2nd, 3rd, or 4th) strip. Miss next dc. How to crochet granny squares together. Double crochet join Double crochet joins are not only a nice way of joining shapes together but also add a nice decorative quality. TUTORIAL 1 — The foundation is a strip. Take a long strand of Red and wrap around the middle of the bow to draw it in. To join the squares you can whip stitch them together or you can use single crochet to put them together. Round 1: 6 sc into 2nd chain from hook or into magic ring. The Crochet Heart Potholder is an easy & a fun little crochet project you can make in less than an hour. The side panels are added last, then the resulting t-shape is stitched together to form the bag. Joining the strips is as easy as 1, 2, 3… quite literally. which is easier. Annular strips for making an annular hyperbolic plane. 2020 - Utforsk denne tavlen til Kjersti Nestegard på Pinterest: «Jul». Mile-a-minute afghans are usually made in a number of separate strips, with a minimum of stitches per strip, and then the strips are joined together. Ch 3, sc in next loop of first square, ch 3, sc in corresponding loop of opposite square, and so on back and forth. The single stitch is a very simple stitch, easy for beginners to master, which can be used to join two granny squares together. Ch 3 (counts as dc). Sc, Ch 2, Sc in corner. Don't worry about weaving the strips together at this point - just get them all joined! Now is when the weaving comes in. Fold bag in half and use blue thread and whip stitch to sew side seams together, keeping stripes even. The chain does not count as a stitch. Make a strip of 10 together 2. When making a join, you should always be joining at the end of each odd-numbered row, then at the start of the next even-numbered row. For this square (square N) and all the others in strip 2, you will be joining along TWO sides. You can sew pieces one on top of the other like you would on the side of a purse or side by side like the squares of a blanket. Attach the bumpers, folded roof and light. Now you should have one leg finished. Fold the overlapped section in half and snip a little slit in the middle. Weave it in and out of the bottom of the top strip. Crochet Hook:Size Q (15. I was so blown away by the response to it, that I decided to work up a crochet hat to go along with it. You will use the tail to sew the cuff ends together. TURKEY SQUARE (Make 18): With CA, ch 3; join with a sl st to join to form a ring. If you make the strips wider, the weave will be a little looser when you join the strips together, but it works the same (if you want a tighter fabric with wider strips, you can use more loops at a time when you weave the fabric together). No more sewing pieces together (yay!). One of the first bonnets I made I only used 3 strips of yarn so I had some pretty thin braids. 2020 - Utforsk denne tavlen til Kjersti Nestegard på Pinterest: «Jul». Lay two squares together, wrong sides facing each other. JOINING: Crochet strips together with s c. Sew front and back crocheted pieces to side/bottom strip. pictured above My first joining idea for this Tunisian crochet project was to do the plaited join I used on my Rhombus afghan , I completed the joins but it wasn't working for me so I frogged the lot. { how to make plarn video } However, if you want smaller balls, just attach a small one to another one as you use them. Crochet is a great way to join together knitted strips or squares, as in this rainbow bedspread. ) Large Blunt Needle; Sewing machine (or sewing needle and thread) to sew ends of strips together. The way that I am joining the motifs into strips is by holding the right sides together, joining the yarn through the corner ch 2 sps of both motifs, then sl stitching through back loops only of both motifs across the 4 center dc, then ending with a sl st in the next corner. When gusset is worked around Side A, join gusset with slip stitch seam across first row of gusset. I cut three 13" strips the width of the fabric. Sc, ch 2, sc in corner ch 2 space. However, if you prefer crocheting in continuous rounds, that is also fine. The really neat thing is that I HATE to join squares and you have spelled out a wonderful way to make strips and then join the strips. STARTING TO CROCHET: Holding the hook, holding the yarn, knots and chains, chain stitch, foundation chain. Are you trying to join strips of crochet work?. - Double crochet's (US sc's) through both loops. With crochet hook, draw fold through center at one end of strip, forming a loop. Then attach yarn to any corner chsp, sc all around the motifs, working your corner chsp in each corner. Before joining, block each Strip to 6 inches by 68 inches. Knit the same way to the end of the strip, as well as the other side. Math was always my favorite class in school and in college. Dc around 30 dc. However, when I join the strips of lace, the strips were made using a smaller inter-bar distance. around, join, ch 1 24 sc 14. Photo 3 – Folded Crochet Cowl. Joining the sides together: The sides of your cushion are joined by single crocheting them together (or DC in UK terms). Fasten off. Mesh Round - Ch 7 (for first dtr-ch1), dtr in same st for first increase point. Fold the strip in half lengthwise (like a hotdog) and sew along one short end and along the length of the strip, leaving the other short end un-sewn. 1sc into the 2nd ch from the hook. Work with it so that it is up against the walls of the basket, and touching the floor of the basket. Insert the crochet hook down through the top of the crochet bell on one side of first rnd. To trim the front edge of the hood, join brown yarn and single crochet around for ½”. Rnd 16: Single crochet (sc) in every chain around, join with a slst. I’d love to see your version of the River Gem Scarf. You must know how to crochet. You crochet the blocks together as if you are zipping them up. Place wrong sides of your project together so that the right side of the crochet and the right side of the fabric are showing. Step 2: To make the webbing, tie a knot on the inner side of the hoop. Join the squares and edge points together in sections as shown using the color card and diagrams. Round 3: Ch 1, sc in first sc, *ch 3, (sc, ch 5, sc, ch 3) in 3rd ch of next ch-5 space, with wrong sides together, slip st in corresponding ch-7 space on previous snowflake on same strip, ch 3, (sc, ch 5, sc) in same ch of ch-5 space on current snowflake, ch 3, skip next 2 sc, sc in next sc, repeat * 3 times, joining with slip st to next 2 junctions between 2 snowflakes, then joining to next. Sew the middle of the bow and bottom of the bow onto the hat. Find your next project by searching over 8,000 free knitting and crochet patterns for afghans, hats, scarves and much more. Add more pins if you wish. The curves form a scalloped edge along the top or side of the afghan, depending on whether the strips are placed lengthwise or by their widths. 1 sc in next 3 sc, ch 2. If you prefer a flat looking blanket, this is not the method for you. I thought today I would "attempt" to make a rug, I grabbed a few balls that I thought I would never use (Im not a big fan of scratchy yarn) and I picked up a few bigger crochet hooks (P&Q is what the pattern calls for!). Basically, you are turning a piece of fabric into a loop, by cutting a small slit at the end and then joining two loops together, just like you would join two rubber bands together. dc 2 together, dc in next 5 sts, then dc 2 tog, dc in in turning ch. Put your strips together Some sites recommend sewing the strips together… but, if I had to do that, I wouldn’t have gotten enough strips together to make anything! This video (the same one I linked to above) is where I learned to join the strips of fabric together. Do a few rows. At this point, I choose to continue on without closing off the piece. Cut 44-48 strips for 1 bonnet. Last week I received an email request to find Afghan Square Joining options. Then double crochet to the join, doing 3 stitches in the last foundation chain stitch. TIP: When you get to where 4 corners meet, whip stitch though both sets of corners, put your needle back through the first set, then back through the second set and continue on as normal. Fasten off. To attach the strips together to create the plarn (plastic yarn)for crocheting, take two strips and loop one around the end of the other, loop and pull. Crazy Slanted Shell Stitch. 2 Strips together on wrong side of work, picking up 1 loop of St. 480 + 32 + 24 = 536 stitches for the chain. Bangs- Cut 18 strips of yarn, each about 4 inches long. There are a few great tutorials online for how to crochet the block stitch, and I've noticed that there's a couple of different ways to do it. Now Ch 1 using the new color, and single crochet into the same stitch that you slip stitched into. Cut all the loops so they become loose ends and fluff. Diagram on how to line up and seam together board strips. Holding sc rows wrong sides together, and working through back lps only of both thicknesses, sl st together forming roof peak center. Using 4’ tail and yarn needle, line up the two ends and whip stitch the seam and back loop stitches together to form the band. Weave in all ends. Round 2: Chain 3 (this counts as first stitch), double crochet in each stitch of round one. If you prefer a flat looking blanket, this is not the method for you. So, we developed a crochet pattern to join them, that we explain in this weeks tutorial, here:. Add more pins if you wish. I had 157 squares, so I made 12 strips of 13 squares each, with one square left over. Make your baby gift personalized! You can emboss letters of the alphabet onto a range of different baby items. When doing a dc join, you would always do your join on the right side of your work. Strips it together. To Join Afghan: With Crochet Hook and a matching color yarn slip St. Everyone loves owls. In this tutorial, we'll go over one useful method: a slip stitch. A technique that I am learning where you carry the non-working yarn along and stitch over it. Following diagram, sew Squares into 8 strips of 10 Squares each then sew strips together. Crochet Stitch Patterns-- Square Motifs Square motifs join easily to make blanket throws, and afghans. Join in rnd with sl st to form a ring. Weave in all ends. You can also use half double crochet or the mattress stitch. Kinda the thing like "I made this!". Starting and ending with a Navy Block, sew 5 Navy and 4 Scarlet Blocks together to form second strip. To join knitted garter stitch squares or strips together, insert crochet hook into a stitch at edge of each strip, pass yarn over hook and draw it through the first two loops on hook, pass yarn over and draw it through the other two loops. Another thought to consider is: take several of these squares and fit them into a master square, then join the master squares together. height of the crochet bell. Math was always my favorite class in school and in college. However, if you prefer crocheting in continuous rounds, that is also fine. Lay the squares out in a 3 by 4 pattern. The first strip is finished and I think I will need about 10 of these before I start edging them with crochet. Rows 1-9: Work Rows 1-9 of First Strip. Then attach yarn to any corner chsp, sc all around the motifs, working your corner chsp in each corner. Check out my Crochet page for other tutorials and projects, like this magic ring tutorial!. Joining panels is quick and easy as there is less work to be done compared to actually crocheting the panels themselves. 1057/NP 10. Part 2 – Crocheting the Strips. chain and crochet over it, then pull up when motif is finished). Cut all the loops so they become loose ends and fluff. (A single crochet join tutorial is available here: How To Join Granny Squares Using Single Crochet. Rounds 7 to 10: Work straight rounds of double crochet. Draw a line across the pieces to connect the points where they intersect, just like crossing the A, and then sew along the line. (if you don't have a ponytail holder, ch 30; sl st to first ch to form a ring and work the 24 DC into the ring). 2013 · You can then join these strips to each other using the method above. I attached the eyes, sprout and muzzle to the head, and crocheted the wrinkles, before sewing. Pull ends of yarn through this loop. One side (the folded side), you will just do SC stitches across that side. I'll join two together to make a rectangle. How cute is that little square! Round 2: Join yarn in a 2ch-space, and work (2ch [counts as htr], 2htr, 1ch 3htr), * in the next corner 2ch-sp work (3htr, 1ch, 3htr), rep from * twice, join with ss to 2nd ch. To join the strips, you will perform a basic larks head knot. Bear in mind this is my first attempt at sharing a crochet pattern so it might be rubbish. Whipstitch side edges between dots on back square. Top Section - page 3 Left Section - page 4 Right Section - page 5. Skill Level | Advanced Finished Size | 8. Whipstitch side edges between dots on back square. For the No-Cut Join, slip stitch into the next st. With right side facing, using 10mm hook and Stone and working into 1ch and 2ch sps, work 1 row tr evenly across long edges only of Strips 1 and 2. To join knitted garter stitch squares or strips together, insert crochet hook into a stitch at edge of each strip. Htr in next st, DC in next st. Pull to tighten. ) Stitch markers are placed to line up gusset with ends of strips. TIPS OF THE TRADE Indicate the first loop of the strip with a marker or contrast yarn to ensure that you always know which end is the bottom and make joining simpler. Actually, we used to do that but it looked a little sloppy, particularly after so many hours and days of crocheting. Using flat seam, join 4 Blocks into Flower Square. With a crochet hook and extra yarn held underneath the work, join the strips by inserting hook into one loop from left and one loop from right strip. [5] Join-as-you-go afghans are made up of many different pieces, one of which begins where the last leaves off. ontineu on. Before joining, block each Strip to 6 inches by 68 inches. 5″ long; 7-8″ hand circumference. Seaming crochet simply means joining two or more pieces of crochet fabric together. The crochet books from the mid 1800s were small, only about 4 inches by 6 inches, but included woodcut illustrations. Lay them on a flat surface and pin securely. In a Spin CAL joined using dc (sc US), right sides together through both loops It’s also a fast join I find. The really neat thing is that I HATE to join squares and you have spelled out a wonderful way to make strips and then join the strips. Hook one strand and pull up through the top. And your scarf is done. For brown sloth, join to body with sc in next st after legs. Slip stitch them together by catching yarn on hook and drawing it throug the three loops. And, as tulle is a material that can be a little harder to work with due to friction of the texture, you may want to try to keep your work loose. Repeat along the edge of the strips. Turn, and do the same. Clip the square corners as you work and wind the strip into a ball. No more sewing pieces together (yay!). (21) Rds 2-10: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, join. Single crochet join as you go method Start by making your first square in any pattern you have chosen (SQUARE A, the green one, in my case). Holding two pieces of 1/8″ ribbon together, tie in a bow and glue to front waist of angel. Ch 12 join to form a ring. This is an awesome pattern if you prefer to work in smaller blocks and join those pieces together for a finished blanket, which I sometimes find easier than working with a lot of stitches at once. Using Color A, holding 2 strands together. See what Janice Stephenson (janice1788) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. Mile-a-minute afghans are usually made in a number of separate strips, with a minimum of stitches per strip, and then the strips are joined together. Make your stitch length a 3. Place two Strips with wrong sides together and bottom edges at the same end. Crochet design and production. Yarn is held at the back. The method I’m going to show you is a bit of a mix between the single crochet method and invisible seam method. Step 1: Lay your squares out so that you know which squares go where, then take two squares that you want to join, and put them right sides together. You can choose the one you feel comfortable to work on. Create fabric braids and sew them into rugs, bowls and hair accessories. Kinda the thing like "I made this!". Ch 3, turn, dc 2 tog, dc in next 3 sts, dc 2 tog, dc in last turning ch. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing. OUR “DISCLAIMER”! We are sharing patterns we have designed and made for our own children, families and friends. You then turn your work and work around the ring on one of the long edges of the thin strip. Press under approx 1 cm (3/8 in) along long edges of each strip. Crochet hexagons. Crochet Stem And Leaf Pattern. Hooked are a must have for winter to keep your fingers toasty warm and the pattern is a must try for anyone looking for a fun challenge. Step 1: Crochet a bunch of strips the same length and width (I made mine by chaining 20, double-crochet back once, then double-crochet back again, so 3 crochet lines total) Step 2: Once all of your strips are completed, start sewing them together, one by one. When they are smooth, tie the ribbons together about 2-inches from where you began the chain stitch. Fasten off. Create 3 strips of 6 hexagons, working all vertical seams between the hexagons first. 1 sc in next 3 sc, ch 2. I made 4 columns then sewed them side-by-side. 1st rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 75 inches from top to bottom 4. I read you can sew them together or crochet them together (yikesthat might be a mess for me) but I was wondering what would be the best way or. Work a single crochet in the next stitch (which is the stitch holding the legs together). I have made several squares that I want to join for a blanket. The crochet books from the mid 1800s were small, only about 4 inches by 6 inches, but included woodcut illustrations. Sc2tog - single crochet the next 2 stitches together (insert hook in next stitch, yarn over, pull up loop; insert hook in next stitch, yarn over, pull up loop; yarn over, pull through all three loops on hook) All pieces are made holding two strands of yarn together and crocheted as one. Join by making a sc in corner loop, ch 3, sc in corresponding loop on opposite square. NOTE: There is a front and back AND a top and bottom. Granny Square Christmas Crochet Gift Parcel Decoration. Note: From Part 2, we need to connect the front and back together to cover Barbie's bust area so this part will be worked in Rounds. Join Strips together Soft-Touch Stripes. Step 6 Hold strands together and fold in half. Use the same yarn as in the square or add extra interest with a contrasting color. Crochet together: Join 4 squares into a strip, make 4 strips. If you've ever wanted to know how to join crochet hexagons, granny squares or other crochet pieces together with a non-bulky, invisible seam, this is the tutorial for you!. Join to st on body with sc, 2 dc in next st, sc, sl st in next st. Ch 2, and then make 6 sc in second ch from hook. (6 petals). Crocheting is something that could be done easily at home watching TV. Once you are at the end of your fabric you will need to add another strip of fabric to continue on. Join with sl st further up the side of the head. In this video I share with you a new technique I learned on how to join two pieces of crochet with a nice smooth, flat join. I thought today I would "attempt" to make a rug, I grabbed a few balls that I thought I would never use (Im not a big fan of scratchy yarn) and I picked up a few bigger crochet hooks (P&Q is what the pattern calls for!). Sew remaining blocks together in alternate pattern as before. Back of seat. There are a variety of stitches that you can use when joining panels together. sc in each stitch around (55) 5. Roll the pieces of canvas up together into a small tube and place it down inside the basket. Take a strip of network made in the technique of hairpin lace. Then join 2 strips of three strap squares each for straps (2 on diagram). Join with slip stitch to the top left corner of the same large square to form the base row of one handle. We will use 3 crocheting stitches the slip stitch, chain, and single crochet. The most notable expert on crochet was Mlle. I think it works best if you join squares into long strips, then join those long strips. Make handle by joining two sts to the right of one of the top seams. This pattern is worked in 3 “strips. It also shows how the seam looks like from both sides of the work. Join 2 groups of 4 squares each for fronts as shown on diagram. Sew 5 ((insert shape name here)) together to form a long strip. Hooked are a must have for winter to keep your fingers toasty warm and the pattern is a must try for anyone looking for a fun challenge. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated. As they're more raised than our previous joins You can easily join a number of squares together into vertical strips. I thought today I would "attempt" to make a rug, I grabbed a few balls that I thought I would never use (Im not a big fan of scratchy yarn) and I picked up a few bigger crochet hooks (P&Q is what the pattern calls for!). There are a few great tutorials online for how to crochet the block stitch, and I've noticed that there's a couple of different ways to do it. Join to 1st Sc with a slip stitch. The ribbing around the bottom edge of the cowl is worked as a narrow strip, then ends are sewn together and rest of cowl is worked into one edge of the ribbing. Top Section - page 3 Left Section - page 4 Right Section - page 5. With a long piece of mixed yarn (1 strand blush and 1 strand cream) ~12 ft. When you are about 3-4cm from the beginning of the cord again take both ends of the double cord, not yet looped around by yarn, and join them by sewing them together with a few coarse stitches. Step 3: Now I put my two strips right side together, and begin exactly as I did before, working through the two outside loops of each stitch. To work a slip stitch crochet seam, place the pieces of work together. A larger needle with a smaller yarn always means easier to get the hook into (think of crocheting lace and how hard it can be to get that little hook into the right spot between the little threads. 1] Working from the left side of your project, lay (3 loops on hook) 8] Continue weaving the 2 strips together until you reach the end of the strips. Fasten off. Crochet Hook:Size Q (15. Doing it in long strips that I will then stitch together using "link crochet" stitches for an almost knitted look. Continue in the round in single crochet or half double crochet for 2”. Part of joining the strips together is doing it in the way that will give you the look you want. which is easier. ” The first strip is worked in regular tfs. Ch 12 join to form a ring. The really neat thing is that I HATE to join squares and you have spelled out a wonderful way to make strips and then join the strips. Lay the next two squares next to each other as before and continue slip stitching them together as instructed above. Sew Flower Squares into 3 Strips, having 3 Flower Squares in each Strip. Lion Brand Yarn is America's oldest craft yarn company with 80+ active yarn families. Many different effects are possible using different weights and textures of yarn, as well as adjusting the width of the hairpin lace loom. sc around, join. Attach another 10 like row 2 to the next strip 4. You can use the row numbers above as a guide. Finishing Place 3 Strips on top of one another and sew together at one end. Using the size D crochet hook: Row 1 - 2 SC in each DC across (38 SC). Weave in ends as work progresses. And I do recommend the Crochet Sunburst Granny Square Free Pattern (Video. When making a large piece it is best to join the squares into horizontal or vertical strips first, then join the strips together. Perfectly paced, this 11 month kit series is guided by expert online video tutorials and helpful instructions. Press under approx 1 cm (3/8 in) along long edges of each strip. com with top-selling 1 brands. The Cozy Striped Crochet Gloves here at B. The best way to assemble a number of squares for an afghan is to sew them together into strips of the desired length and then join the strips to the width you want. Join shoe colour yarn to the BLO of the first stitch (2 stitches to the right of the centre) 1) BLO, 4 sc, turn, ch 1 (4) 2) Working in both loops, sc across, turn 3-8) ch1, sc across, turn (4) FO. When you are about 3-4cm from the beginning of the cord again take both ends of the double cord, not yet looped around by yarn, and join them by sewing them together with a few coarse stitches. CH 1, turn. You may want to try this by cutting out a few identical annular strips and taping them together as in Figure 1. Change to brown yarn and single crochet in the round for 2”. The method I’m going to show you is a bit of a mix between the single crochet method and invisible seam method. Well, I had all of the strips done and started on the border for each strip. You can add on as you crochet or you can make all the yarn in advance. Front and back icicle strips (make 2) Begin and make same as roof peak piece, continuing pattern of (medium, short, long, medium, short) across until you have 25 icicles. Row 7: SC in each stitch around the entire outside of scrubbie, crocheting both sides together (on 3 sides). (8 shells) Row3: Sl st in next st, sl st into ch sp,. HEADBAND STRIP (make 3) With 2 strands of yarn held together, chain 36. Once you've reached that end, for the corner with a single crochet in the last space (the corners where the two strips join), chain one and. When all 7 of the strips have been crocheted, bring them all together, lining up the places where you began to chain stitch. EARFLAP: Holding hat with the seam facing you count 9 stitches to the left and join in the ninth stitch with a slip stitch. Poo Pattern: Start with a magic ring or chain 2. With Desert Glaze yarn and 5. Holding 5 pieces together, fold the strands in half. Then chain 3 and turn your work. And this is how you join crochet hexagons, granny squares and other crochet pieces with the single crochet join. * Ch 3, turn. Hold the two crochet pieces that you are joining together so that the right sides are facing each other (assuming you want the seam at the back of the work). free loop of marked ch. Sew along the pressed crease line to join the strips together. To join the strips, you will perform a basic larks head knot. Tag me on Instragam with #loopinglym and Join our private facebook group to share your projects. Continue making strips of circles and joining them together until your blanket is the size you want it. You still have to join those little buggers. Thank you for the crochet paper chain love! It makes me happy that it makes other people happy! If you're interested in making your own here is a little pattern. When they are dirty, you just throw them in your machine. The rest of the strips are worked like the 1st strip only, you will work additional strips while joining to the 1st (2nd, 3rd, or 4th) strip. Then I'll join the two rectangles together. Share, share, share this project! Please feel free to invite your knit/crochet-savvy grannies, neighbours, relations and friends to join in with the crafting. With matching color yarn, work 1 row of slip St. To join strips: Hold two strips right sides together and using an 18" length of yarn, sew the strips together through the back loops only of the eighteen center three double crochet groups. I have been wanting to crochet up a rug for a little while now. Make a strip of 10 together 2. I hope you've enjoyed this pattern!. Join 40 motifs in each strip and use 18 strips per afghan using the Basic Join,Single Crochet Close Join, or the Double Crochet Joinpattern. No more sewing pieces together (yay!). If you've ever wanted to know how to join crochet hexagons, granny squares or other crochet pieces together with a non-bulky, invisible seam, this is the tutorial for you!. JOINING THE STRIPS TOGETHER: Holding the ‘wrong sides’ together – working thru the back loops only; join yarn into corner 2 CH spaces with a SL ST ; *SL ST’ thru next loops; CH 1. May 19, 2013 - Explore Karla Everett's board "Crochet : Mile-a-minute & Strip Afghans", followed by 1358 people on Pinterest. Find tons of free crochet patterns, tips and. This half-double crochet edging is one of my favorites to do. The ribbing around the bottom edge of the cowl is worked as a narrow strip, then ends are sewn together and rest of cowl is worked into one edge of the ribbing. pictured above My first joining idea for this Tunisian crochet project was to do the plaited join I used on my Rhombus afghan , I completed the joins but it wasn't working for me so I frogged the lot. ch 2, hdc in same stitch as joining and in each around (55) Repeat round 3, 10-11 times, or until cover measures betweem 4. How to crochet granny squares together. Hold the two crochet pieces that you are joining together so that the right sides are facing each other (assuming you want the seam at the back of the work). Join 2 groups of 4 squares each for fronts as shown on diagram. Ch 3, sc in next loop of first square, ch 3, sc in corresponding loop of opposite square, and so on back and forth. The best way to assemble a number of squares for an afghan is to sew them together into strips of the desired length and then join the strips to the width you want. Chapter 4 - Crochet Rug Crocheting a round rug - If you don't know how to crochet yet, or you need a refresher, just check out my beginner crochet class. Skip 33 sc and attach the ch back to the work, making sure not to twist it. join my 124,949 other members! tr2tog = treble crochet two stitches together for decrease Pagu & BB Comic Strip. Rd 1: With right side of SHIRT facing, join Black with slip st in free loop of ch at underarm, ch 1, sc in side of next sc, sc in next 18 sc and in side of next sc, sc as join slip st, join with slip st to first sc. How to Assemble the Headband: Lay your two strips out, one above the other Fold each strip in half (shown below) Cross the two strips together (shown below). Then attach yarn to any corner chsp, sc all around the motifs, working your corner chsp in each corner. You will need one square that has been completed by the instructions. crocheted with fabric strips Art No. Make sure you are inserting the hook so that two strands are running along that chain edge. Looping The Strips Together 1. Complete with desired border. However, if you prefer crocheting in continuous rounds, that is also fine. Lastly crochet on the steering wheel. If you are unfamiliar with crochet, the top of the crochet stitch looks like a "V" with 2 strands of yarn. There are four main ways of using double crochet (US sc) to join squares together: Joined from front (squares held wrong side together) - Double crochet's (US sc's) through back loops only. Join with a slip stitch in beginning SC to end row. dc 2 together, dc in next 5 sts, then dc 2 tog, dc in in turning ch. Add more pins if you wish.