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Monday, February 20, 2017

Loves Me Loves Me Knot Scarf crochet pattern

Welcome to Week 6 of the New Year, New Skill CAL! This week is all about the Solomon's Knot technique and we have 5 featured patterns and designers. Choose one or more to make and learn or master the Solomon's Knot!

My contribution to this event is my Loves Me Loves Me Knot Scarf crochet pattern.

(click HERE for more information about the #calcentralcrochet and the New Year, New Skill event)
Find the complete schedule and link to the Giveaway at the end of this post...

Monday, January 16, 2017

Dragonfly and Mosaic Dragonfly Graph Hat

Welcome to Week 1 of the New Year, New Skill CAL! This week is all about Tunisian and we have 4 featured patterns and designers. Choose one or more to make and learn or master Tunisian crochet!

My contribution to this event is my Dragonfly and Mosaic Dragonfly Graph Hat pattern (which can be worked in Tunisian crochet or single crochet).



(click on this image for more information about the #calcentralcrochet and the New Year, New Skill event)
Find the complete schedule and link to the Giveaway at the end of this post...

Now for the pattern!!!

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Happy holidays with a free pattern and sale from Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts!

It's that magical time of year again, and I have something exciting to offer you!


Download my Hadley Hooded Shrug crochet pattern for free HERE from 12:01am EST to 11:59 PST on Sunday 12/4/2016.

(if for some reason the link above didn't work, go HERE [add the pattern to your cart] and enter code: 12Days2016FREE AT CHECKOUT (I will not be issuing refunds for buyer errors during the purchase process)

PLUS...

40% off ALL of my other patterns (including eBooks!!!). Find my pattern library HERE and add the ones you love to your cart, the discount will be taken off automatically at checkout!


***NOTE: If you're taking advantage of the free Hadley Hooded Shrug pattern offer AND the 40% off sale, you'll need to process them in separate transactions.

For more #12DaysOfChristmas crochet fun, head over to Ambassador Crochet!



Monday, November 7, 2016

Persephone Beanie: Pattern #18 of the 2016 Holiday Stashdown CAL

Welcome to pattern #18 of the #HolidayStashdownCAL2016

the Persephone Beanie!


(click on this image for more information about the #HolidayStashdownCAL2016)
Find the complete schedule and link to the Giveaway at the end of this post...

Now for the pattern!!!

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Persephone Scarf and the 2016 Crochet Scarf Drive


I present to you the Persephone Scarf, my contribution to the Crochet Scarf Drive #CrochetCharityDrive




Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Ridges and Bobbles Backscrubber Strap - stop #2 on the Spa Basket CAL

I present to you the Ridges and Bobbles Backscrubber Strap, the 2nd free crochet pattern in the tranquil and relaxing #SpaBasketCAL ! This event will run from 8/30/16 through 12/7/16, and features 12 patterns from 12 amazing designers. The patterns will combine to make a lovely spa basket, perfect for gifting. All the patterns will be made in worsted weight, cotton yarn. We also have some wonderful prizes – scroll down for information on how to enter the giveaway, the pattern release schedule and more. Our prize sponsors all sell a variety of items that would make great additions to your basket, so be sure to check them out!






Now for the backscrubber pattern.....



Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Persephone Earwarmer and Boot Cuffs

Persephone Earwarmer and Boot Cuffs


By using this pattern you agree to the Pattern Terms of Use set forth by Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts
This pattern is the intellectual property of Lisa Jelle/Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts. Rewriting, reselling, distributing, or copying this pattern as your own, and/or without my consent is prohibited. If you wish to sell finished items produced from this pattern, feel free to do so. However, I ask that you please credit me as the pattern designer and link back to me as follows:
Pattern by Lisa Jelle/Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts

Earwarmer



YARN
#4 worsted: approx 60 yds

MATERIALS
Crochet hooks: F/ (mm) for CHILD size, H/8 (4mm) for TEEN/ADULT size

Stitch markers (optional), scissors, tapestry/yarn needle, tape measure

DIFFICULTY
skill3.gif

SIZE(S)
Child: fits 16” - 18” head circumference
Teen/Adult: fits 19” - 21” head circumference

GAUGE
Child size(with F hook): 10scs x 10 rows= 2”x2” square swatch
Teen/Adult size(with H hook): 7scs x 8 rows= 2”x2” square swatch

STITCH GUIDE
mc: magic circle, ch(s): chain(s), sc: single crochet, sc2tog: single crochet two sts together, hdc: half double crochet, hdc2tog: half double crochet two sts together, dc: double crochet, fpdc: front post double crochet, fptrc: front post treble/triple crochet, st(s): stitch(es),  sl st: slip stitch, fsc: foundation single crochet

SPECIAL STITCHES  

NOTES

PATTERN
(Using F hook for Child or H hook for Teen/Adult)
Round 1: fsc 72, join in first st (use seamless join tutorial in ‘notes’ section or other technique for joining rounds) (72sts)
Round 2: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each st around, join in first st (72sts)
Round 3: ch4 (counts as first sc and ch3), skip next st, sc in next st, *ch3, skip next st, sc in next st*, repeat from * - * til ONE st remains, ch3, skip last st, join in first st (36 scs + 36 ch3’s)
Round 4: ch3 (counts as dc), *skip next ch3 SPACE, dc in next sc, fpdc around previously skipped ch3 space, fptrc around same previously skipped ch3 space*, repeat from * - * til ONE ch3 space remains, skip next ch3 space, join in first st, fpdc around previously skipped ch3 space, fptrc around same previously skipped ch3 space, join AGAIN in first st (108sts)
Round 5: ch1 (counts as sc), sc2tog over next two sts, *sc in next st, sc2tog over next two sts*, repeat from * - * around, join in first st (72sts)

Persephone Stitch Tutorial~Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts

Round 6: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each st around, join in first st (72sts)
Rounds 7 & 8: repeat Rounds 3 & 4
Round 9: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc2tog over next two sts, *hdc in next st, hdc2tog over next two sts*, repeat from
* - * around, join in first st (72sts)
Round 10: ch1 (counts as sc), sc in each st around, join in first st (72sts)
Fasten off and weave in ends.



Boot Cuffs



YARN
#4 worsted: approx 80 yds

MATERIALS
Crochet hooks: F/ (mm) for CHILD size, H/8 (4mm) for TEEN/ADULT size

Stitch markers (optional), scissors, tapestry/yarn needle, tape measure

DIFFICULTY
skill3.gif

SIZE(S)
Child: measures approximately 6” around and 4 ½ ” tall
Teen/Adult: measures approximately 12” around and 5 ½” tall

GAUGE
Child size(with F hook): 10scs x 10 rows= 2”x2” square swatch
Teen/Adult size(with H hook): 7scs x 8 rows= 2”x2” square swatch

STITCH GUIDE
mc: magic circle, ch(s): chain(s), sc: single crochet, sc2tog: single crochet two sts together, hdc: half double crochet, hdc2tog: half double crochet two sts together, dc: double crochet, fpdc: front post double crochet, fptrc: front post treble/triple crochet, st(s): stitch(es),  sl st: slip stitch, fsc: foundation single crochet

SPECIAL STITCHES  

NOTES

PATTERN
(Using F hook for Child or H hook for Teen/Adult)
Round 1: fsc 32[44], join in first st (use seamless join tutorial in ‘notes’ section or other technique for joining rounds) (32sts[44])
Round 2: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each st around, join in first st (32sts[44])
Round 3: ch4 (counts as first sc and ch3), skip next st, sc in next st, *ch3, skip next st, sc in next st*, repeat from * - * til ONE st remains, ch3, skip last st, join in first st (16[22] scs + 16[22] ch3’s)
Round 4: ch3 (counts as dc), *skip next ch3 SPACE, dc in next sc, fpdc around previously skipped ch3 space, fptrc around same previously skipped ch3 space*, repeat from * - * til ONE ch3 space remains, skip next ch3 space, join in first st, fpdc around previously skipped ch3 space, fptrc around same previously skipped ch3 space, join AGAIN in first st (48sts[66])
Round 5: ch1 (counts as sc), sc2tog over next two sts, *sc in next st, sc2tog over next two sts*, repeat from * - * around, join in first st (32sts[44])

Persephone Stitch Tutorial~Kaleidoscope Art&Gifts

Round 6: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each st around, join in first st (32sts[44])
Rounds 7-10: repeat Rounds 3-6
Rounds 11 & 12: repeat Rounds 3 & 4
**stop here for child size, proceed to finishing rounds
Rounds 13 & 14: repeat Rounds 5 & 6
Rounds 15 & 16: repeat Rounds 3 & 4

Finishing Round 1: ch2 (counts as hdc), hdc2tog over next two sts, *hdc in next st, hdc2tog over next two sts*, repeat from
* - * around, join in first st (32sts[44])
Finishing Round 2: ch1 (counts as sc), sc in each st around, join in first st (32sts[44])

Fasten off and weave in ends.


I hope you enjoyed the Persephone Earwarmer and Boot Cuff patterns. You can find my other designs HERE