Knitting for home

Knitting for home

Free Crochet Patchwork Throw

Free Crochet Patchwork Throw

YOU WILL NEED

■ 13 shades of wool blend aran yarn with cashmere.

We suggest:

Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran (55% wool, 33% acrylic, 12% cashmere, 50g/90m),

20 balls of Yarn A Silver (202)

2 balls of each Yarn B shade: Grey (009), Heather (046), Mustard (066), Stone (027), Coral (073), Grey Green (041), Charcoal (028), Cowslip (064), Beige (102), Aqua (047), Peach (072), Pale Lilac (071)

Bohemian Blanket Crochet Pattern Free

Bohemian Blanket Crochet Pattern Free

The blanket is worked in seven separate pieces and sewn together at the end. Swishy knotted fringing makes a stylish finishing touch.

YOU WILL NEED

■ Cascade 220 (100% Peruvian Highland Wool, 100g/200m), 7 skeins of Natural (8010)

3 skeins of each:

Anis (8908) Blue Hawaii (9421) Hollyhock (9613) Brown (8686)

Crochet zig zag afghan pattern free

Crochet zig zag afghan pattern free

A fun, zigzag stripe pattern creates interesting color steps and edges in this striking afghan that would look great in many different color combinations.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

49 inches wide x 62 inches long

MATERIALS

• Caron Simply Soft medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (6 oz/315yds/170g per skein):

Crochet Hot Pad & Coaster Free Patterns

Crochet Hot Pad & Coaster Free Patterns

Fun to stitch, this set would come in handy at your next barbecue, or you can make a set to give as a hostess gift.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Hot Pad: 9 inches in diameter

Coaster: 5 inches in diameter

MATERIALS

• Peaches & Creme medium (worsted) weight cotton yarn (solids: 2 1/2 oz/120 yds/71 g per ball; cones: 14 oz/706 yds/400g per cone): 

Cuddly Bunny Free Crochet Pattern

Cuddly Bunny Free Crochet Pattern

Rabbit are made to be cuddled. This toy in DK yarn is so straightforward.

Stylecraft Life DK (75% premium acrylic, 25% wool, 100g/298m), 3 balls of each: Clover (2358), White (2300)

(Yarn is used trebled throughout - use 1 strand from each ball) 

Oddment of black DK for eyes & mouth

An 8mm (US L/11) hook

Toy stuffing