Patterns — Half Double Crochet

the Logan Blanket

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Supplies I/9 hook (5.5mm) J/10 Hook (6mm) 4 Weight Yarn (approximately 1,500yds) Stitch Markers Stitches ch … Chain Crab Stitch (tutorial here) dc … Double Crochet FDHC … Foundation Half Double Crochet (tutorial here) FPDC … Front Post Double Crochet sc … Single Crochet yo … yarn over Special Stitches Crab Stitch …  Do not turn your work | Insert hook in stitch to the right of last worked stitch, yo, pull up a loop, yo, pull through both loops on the hook   Gauge  4” x 4” FHDC 15, work pattern until 16 rows tall Notes  Blanket is worked...

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Cotton Crochet Lanyard Pattern

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This pattern is great for beginners, using up scraps, or making for gifts! They work up quick and are functional. I used lanyard clasps, but they can also be affixed to a standard keychain or other fastener if preferred. It is recommended to use a cotton yarn for durability, but any yarn can be used.  *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission.* Supplies lanyard clasp or keyring E hook (3.25mm) DK yarn...

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Set of 3 Dishclothes

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Below are three dishcloth patterns that are beginner friendly! They utilize simple stitches with easy to remember repeats. they are great for practicing tension while still producing a usable item. Crunch Stitch Dishcloth Supplies I/9 hook (5.5mm) 72 yds (1.5oz) 100% Cotton #4 Weight Yarn   Darning Needle Stitches ch … chain hdc … half-double crochet sl st … slip stitch Notes Final measurement is typically 8 to 8.5” squared, but can be adjusted on preference If you’d like to change the width of your dishcloth, the starting ch is multiples of 2 +1 Pictured sample was made with Lily® Sugar'N Cream yarn...

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