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August 2021

Full of patterns for clothes, doilies, clothing & more!

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United States
Språk:
English
Utgivare:
Annie’s Publishing
Antal:
Bimonthly
54,28 kr(Inkl. moms)
181,15 kr(Inkl. moms)
6 Nummer

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4 min
in the world of crochet

It’s an understatement to say that 2020 was an interesting year. When I wrote this, at the end of that year, the world was still in the grip of the COVID-19 pandemic and our lives were upended from what we formerly knew. We waited anxiously for vaccines to be approved and administered so we could go back to that which we dearly missed. I’ve found that in every situation, there is something for which to be thankful. In my life, there was the birth of a grandchild, the marriage of a daughter, and a potentially serious medical event that ended on a healthy note. My work kept me in a good routine. What in your life gave you relief from the frightening reality of the virus? As a loyal reader, I would…

2 min
editor’s faves

The Yarn Keeper We crafters are creative and resourceful. The age-old problem of how to keep our yarn tangle-free causes us DIYers to try everything from bowls, baskets, turning spindles, bags, soda bottles, baby-wipe containers and laundry baskets to freestanding toilet paper dispensers. Oh, the tangled web we weave! While certainly not alone in the multitude of products, the Yarn Keeper Bracelet by The Quilted Trillium (thequiltedtrillium.com) is a unique solution. Most yarn dispensers are stationary, meaning if you need to move, they need to be picked up and moved with you. Stationary items also mean our furry friends and curious children can get into them and create a catastrophic tangled web! The Yarn Keeper Bracelet is an ideal crocheter’s/knitter’s companion as it moves with you. Put the bracelet on and your…

2 min
wrapped cluster throw

INTERMEDIATE FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 46 inches x 55 inches MATERIALS • Cascade Sarasota light (DK) weight cotton/ acrylic yarn (31/2 oz/ 314 yds/100g per ball): 8 balls #236 deep lagoon 2 balls #242 chinchilla • Size G/6/4mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge • Tapestry needle GAUGE 17 dc = 4 inches; 8 dc rows = 4 inches Take time to check gauge. PATTERN NOTE Chain-3 at beginning of row counts as a double crochet stitch unless otherwise stated. SPECIAL STITCHES First foundation double crochet (first foundation dc): Ch 3, yo, insert hook in first ch made, yo, pull up lp (A), yo, draw through 1 lp on hook (B) (ch-1 made), [yo, draw through 2 lps on hook (C&D)] twice (dc made—E). Next foundation double crochet (next foundation dc): *Yo, insert hook in last ch-1 made (A), yo, pull up lp (B), yo, draw…

6 min
summer nights poncho

CHALLENGING FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 32 inches wide x 25 inches long when worn MATERIALS • Lion Brand Comfy Cotton Blend light (DK) weight cotton/polyester yarn (7 oz/392 yds/200g per cake): 2 cakes #125 mochaccino 2 cakes #710 driftwood • Lion Brand Pima Cotton medium (worsted) weight cotton yarn (31/2 oz/ 186 yds/100g per skein): 2 skeins #110 blueprint • Size I/9/5.5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge • Size 35/19mm circular knitting needle • Size 50/25mm circular knitting needle • Yarn needle • Stitch markers • Tassel maker GAUGE 18 sc = 4 inches; Rows 3–6 = 21/4 inches PATTERN NOTES Broomstick lace is worked in 2-loop groups. Place marker at the end of indicated rows, then remove marker, chain 4 and pull loop through the first stitch of indicated row to avoid having to fasten off and rejoin colors. Each panel is approximately 16 inches…

1 min
buyer’s guide

Due to the ever-changing nature of the yarn and craft industry, it may be impossible to find the exact yarn and craft products used in the designs shown in this publication. Crochet World magazine makes every effort to provide an accurate and complete Buyer’s Guide when possible and cannot be responsible for the discontinuance of products by companies after production of this publication. Similar products may be found via the Internet or by visiting your local yarn and craft stores. ANNIE’S AnniesYarnShop.com BERNAT Distributed by Yarnspirations.com (888) 368-8401 www.yarnspirations.com BERROCO INC. (401) 769-1212 www.berroco.com CASCADE YARNS www.cascadeyarns.com CLOVER NEEDLECRAFT INC. (800) 233-1703 www.clover-usa.com DAVISON www.davison.com HANDY HANDS (Lizbeth) (217) 379-3802 www.hhtatting.com KNIT ONE, CROCHET TOO INC. (800) 357-7646 www.knitonecrochettoo.com LILY SUGAR ’N CREAM Distributed by Yarnspirations.com (888) 368-8401 www.yarnspirations.com LION BRAND YARN (800) 258-YARN (9276) www.lionbrand.com OMEGA Distributed by Creative Yarn Source (614) 205-3210 www.creativeyarnsource.com PLYMOUTH YARN CO. INC. (215) 788-0459 www.plymouthyarn.com PREMIER YARNS (888) 408-3800 www.premieryarns.com RED HEART Distributed by Yarnspirations.com (888) 368-8401 www.yarnspirations.com…

9 min
celtic cables afghan

INTERMEDIATE FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Approximately 45 inches wide x 55 inches in long MATERIALS • Lion Brand Touch of Alpaca medium (worsted) weight acrylic/alpaca yarn (7 oz/415 yds/200g) 8 skeins #098 cream • Size J/l0/6mm and K/l01/2/6.5mm crochet hooks or size needed to obtain gauge • Yarn needle GAUGE With size J hook: 14 sc = 4 inches; 15 rows = 4 inches PATTERN NOTES Unless otherwise noted in the pattern, do not work in the beginning chain. Stitch count should remain consistent throughout. The only exceptions are row 1 of the Knurl pattern (1 stitch, less, however the stitch count is maintained in row 2 of this stitch), and row 1 of the Cable pattern, which will have 52 cables plus 2 single crochet. Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated. Chain-2 at beginning…