Saturday, October 22, 2016

CROCHET-KNIT CASUAL SLIPPERS

New crochet pattern published! 

Crochet-Knit Casual Slippers!

Casual and plain slippers for chilly days! Warm and cozy! 
One piece, toe-up basics. 
No in- or out-soles included in the pattern: Optional: Insert matching fabric-covered insoles, and join out-soles to the bottom as I have done, for warm and protected slippers. 
Learn a new stitch! The special crocheted/knit stitch gives a classic touch to this simple design. Fast and fun to work. 
Great gift, make them in many colors and sizes for family and friends!
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate.
LANGUAGE: English
CROCHET TERMS: US American
The basic slippers fresh off the hook!
Note the distinct knit-stitches!

SO COMFY!

Handmade fabric covered insoles inserted.
Note the labels, great gift idea!

Jeans-blue edging added, plus Crochet Soles joined to the bottom.
Sturdy, warm and protected home-shoes!

I made the Crochet Soles with double cotton-twine.

Look..... so warm and cozy!!

Name of the crochet/knit stitch:
SPLIT SINGLE CROCHET! (Ssc) 

Snug fit!

I have made, as usual, a patter E-Book
for the basic slippers included the Crochet Sole tutorial!

My slippers are protected against wear and tear, and will last for years!

Thursday, October 13, 2016

BULKY GARTER CROCHET HAT

Bulky Garter Hat with Ribbing


Unisex. Adjustable to any size.
Skill level: Easy.
This hat is designed to match the Bulky Garter Sweater.

So warm, soft, and stretchy! 

Simple shape

People will not believe that this is crochet, not knit! 

The hat is completely made with slip stitches,
the ribbing as well as the garter-stitch,
creating a beautiful surface.

Details of crocheted rib- and garter stitches!