Wednesday, 16 September 2015

How to Crochet an Apple Coaster

A much requested write up of my apple coaster pattern for you today. I hope you enjoy. This one's especially for BlackEssence (^-^)

You will need the following materials;
  • DK / Light Worsted weight yarn in red and green
  • 3.5 E/4 crochet hook
  • Yarn needle and scissors
R = red
G = green
Gr = grey

ch = chain
sl st = slip stitch
sc = single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet

You can watch the video tutorial here if you prefer;


Main Apple

Round 1
Using R, ch4, sl st in 1st ch to form a loop, crochet 10dc into loop, sl st in 1st dc to join - (10)

Round 2
Ch2, 1dc in same st as previous sl st, *2dc in next st* repeat from * to * until end, sl st in top of ch2 - (20)

Round 3
Ch2, 2dc in next st, *1dc in next st, 2dc in next st* repeat from * to * until end, sl st in top of ch2 - (30)

Round 4
Ch2, 1dc in next st, *2dc in next st, 1dc in next 2 sts* repeat from * to * twice more, 2dc in next st, 1dc in next st, 1hdc in next st, [1sc, sl st] in next st, sl st in next st, 1sc in next st, [1hdc, 1dc] in next st, 1dc in next 2 sts, +2dc in next st, 1dc in next 2 sts+ repeat from + to + twice more, 1dc in next st, ch2, sl st in same st below, 1 sl st in next 2 chs of beginning 2ch

Round 5
[1sc, 1hdc] in next st, 1dc in next st, *2dc in next st, 1dc in next 3 sts* repeat from * to * twice more, 2dc in next st, 1dc in next st, 1hdc in next st, [1sc, sl st] in next st, sl st in next 3 sts, 1sc in next st, [1hdc, 1dc] in next st, 1dc in next 3 sts, +2dc in next st, 1dc in next 3 sts+ repeat from + to + once more, 2dc in next st, 1dc in next 2 sts, 1hdc in next st, [1sc, sl st] in 2ch sp from end of round 4, sl st in centre of apple to finish, joining G.

Leaves

*Ch6, 1sc in 2nd st from hook, 1hdc in next st, 1dc in next st, 1hdc in next st, 1sc in next st, working back into your chains again crochet 1sc in same st as previous sc, 1hdc in next st, 1dc in next st, 1hdc in next st, 1sc in last st, sl st in next st, ch2, sl st in same st as previous sl st to create a picot point, sl st down edge of leaf back to apple, sl st in centre of apple* repeat from * to * for second leaf, joining Gr in last sl st.

Stalk

Ch6, sl st in 2nd st from hook and in ea st back to apple, sl st in apple to finish. Fasten off and tie in all tails or create a loop for hanging.

And now you're done! I hope you've enjoyed this pattern and managed to follow along, and I will see you soon for some more crochet fun! 


    

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