June 21, 2017

Summer Appliques 2 (starfish & turtle)

By Janet Carrillo "damn it Janet, let's crochet!"
Ideas on how to use these appliques...
*These would be great to apply to any project.
*You can add them to kitchen towels,
*turn them into a keychain or fridge magnet.
*You can also make several and make a garland.
*Attach a ribbon to make them into bookmarks.

SIZE/MEASUREMENTS
Starfish: approx. 2"W  x  2"L
Turtle: approx. 3.25"W  x  1.75"L
...but they can vary based on yarn and hook size.

MATERIALS
*Crochet hook size: 3.5mm (E)
*Worsted weight yarn: Salmon (4yds), Olive Green (3yds) & Lime Green (3yds.)
*Stitch Markers to mark your rounds
*Black Embroidery Floss
*Felt: Black, White & Green
*Hot Glue
*Tapestry Needle
*Wite-Out Pen

PATTERN NOTES - must read...
 Numbers in ( ) at the end of each round/row indicate the total number of stitches.
 Always use stitch markers to mark your rounds.
 There's no need to sl st and/or ch when going to the next round unless stated to do so.
 Always do the 1st stitch where you slip stitch from the previous round.
 The chain in the beginning does NOT count as one stitch unless stated otherwise.
 You slip stitch on the first sc not on top of the chain 1.


>> Link to PDF file <<

Would you like to make the sandcastle, pail & shovel?
You can find the pattern HERE.


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Have a nice crochet time!
- Janet

This pattern is an original pattern by Janet Carrillo "damn it Janet, let's crochet!" (June 2017). Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it on your site. You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use. Please do not resell or distribute it.

June 11, 2017

Peppa Pig's brother George Plushie

By Janet Carrillo "damn it Janet, let's crochet!"
     My one year old just loves Peppa Pig. It's kinda hard finding boy related items of Peppa Pig. Decided that I should make him a George. Plus he's the perfect snuggly toy to cuddle with at night.

SIZE/MEASUREMENTS
approx. height from feet to ears 8"

MATERIALS
*Crochet hook size: 3.5mm (E)
*Worsted weight yarn: Red Heart Super Saver in Petal Pink, TurquaBlack & small amounts of 2 darker shades of pink
*Fiberfill
*Felt: White, Black & Dark Green
*Fine Point Black Sharpie or Marker
*Stitch Markers to mark your rounds
*Tapestry Needle
*Matching Thread
*Hot Glue

PATTERN NOTES - must read...
 Numbers in ( ) at the end of each round/row indicate the total number of stitches.
 Always use stitch markers to mark your rounds.
 There's no need to sl st and/or ch when going to the next round unless stated to do so.
 Always do the 1st stitch where you slip stitch from the previous round.
 The chain in the beginning does NOT count as one stitch unless stated otherwise.
 You slip stitch on the first sc not on top of the chain 1.

SPECIAL STITCHES
 Triple or Treble Crochet (tr) - Y/O hook twice, insert hook into stitch & pull up a loop (4 loops remaining), Y/O hook & pull thru 2 loops (3 loops remaining), Y/O hook & pull thru 2 loops (2 loops remaining, Y/O hook & pull thru the 2 remaining loops.


>> Link to PDF file <<



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- Janet

Peppa Pig is copyright by Astley Baker Davies Ltd.
This pattern is an original pattern by Janet Carrillo "damn it Janet, let's crochet!" (June 2017). Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern but please do not reprint/repost it on your site. You may print and keep a copy for your own personal use. Please do not resell or distribute it.