Thursday, December 23, 2010

Free Apple Coaster Crochet Pattern




 


  Here is what I used to crochet these Coasters:
Lion Cotton yarn in the colors of Paprika, Sunflower, Avocado, Espresso and White,
Stitch marker,
Crochet Hook G/6-4.25mm,
Large-Eyed Blunt Needle,
Scissors
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES:
St(s) = stitch(es) Sc = single crochet Ch = chain Sc2tog = single crochet 2 together Rnd = round
Beg = begin, beginning, Rep = repeat, Sl St = slip stitch  Sp= space Hdc= half double crochet  Dc= double crochet
To Crochet the solid color Apple and Apple Slice beginning by making the Magic Circle it will make the center nice and tight.  Just go to You tube and type in the search: Crochet Magic Circle it will show you how to work this beginning round. If you still do not know how to crochet using this method then do the  ch 2 work 6 sc in first chain. Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Solid Apple  
Using yarn color Paprika   
Rnd 1: Begin by making a magic circle that has 6 ch spaces.  Place marker in first stitch for beginning of round; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sc.
Rnd 3: * sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 18 sc.
Rnd 4: * sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnd 5: * sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 30 sts.
Rnd 6: * sc in each of next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 36 sts.                                                  
Rnd 7: * sc in each of next 5 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 42 sts.
Rnd 8: * sc in each of next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around - 48 sts.
Rnd 9:  sc in each sc around - 48 sts
Sl st in the next ch sp fasten off weave in ends
To make the Apple Slices Crochet Rnds 1 thru 7 using White.Then switch to Paprika (fasten off White yarn) and continue pattern by crocheting Rnds 8 and 9. Fasten off weave in ends. Use the Espresso yarn to stitch the two dashes in the center of the apple slice which will be the seeds.You can make it a Golden Delicious Apple by changing the color of the Paprika yarn to the Sunflower yarn.















Leaf  use Avocado Lion Cotton  
 Ch 8 turn, sl st in the second ch from hook, sc in the next ch sp, hdc in the next ch sp, dc in the next ch sp and in the last 3 ch sp.(7)Ch 2 time this will count as the 5th dc
insert your hook back into the first ch sp, yarn over pull through. Ch 2 times this will count as the first dc working on opposite side of foundation.
You will be working the last 7 sts backwards on the opposite side of the foundation.
Dc in the same ch  sp of the last dc. Work 3 more dc across the next 4 ch spaces, hdc in the next ch sp,
sc in the next ch sp, Sl st then fasten off leaving enough yarn to weave back into center of leaf and use tail end of yarn to sew leaf to apple. Use the pictures as a guide.
 
Stem use  Espresso Lion Cotton
Ch 8,turn
Hdc in second ch from hook,
sc in the next ch sp,
sl st in the last remaining 5 ch sp(s) fasten off leaving enough yarn to sew Stem to the apple.
Copyright ©2010 Yarnabees, you may not sell this pattern or any part pattern for any commercial or retail purposes.
          

3 comments:

  1. Lovely as uusal:)
    I am giving you the STYLISH BLOGGER AWARD!
    You can get the button from my blog:)
    Keep hookin'
    Molly
    http://www.followmymuse.com

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  3. just came across your lovely tutorial - thanks for sharing! (PS I just had to "pin" you!)

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