Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Summer is Coming!!! FREE Pattern! Crochet Watermelon Coasters

These simple watermelon coasters will look so special on your summer tablescape!!!  You will love how easy the pattern is and how great they look!  My set includes four coasters, but you may want to keep making many more to keep or give to family and friends!!!



Crochet Watermelon Coasters
(Perfect for Summer Hostess Gift)




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Copyright  2014


Skill Level:  Easy

Finished Size:  Approximately 4 ½  inches in diameter

Materials Needed:
1 skein “Sugar and Cream” Cotton Yarn in Pink (Color A)
1 skein “Sugar and Cream”  Cotton Yarn in White (Color B)
1 skein “Sugar and Cream”  Cotton Yarn in Lime Green (Color C)
Small amount of Black Cotton Yarn
Size G/4.25 mm
Yarn Needle  (Used for working in loose yarn ends.)


Watermelon Coaster (Make 4)

Round 1:  Using Color A.  Using the “Magic Circle”,  Ch 1.  Work 12 hdc in the circle.  Join with slip stitch to top of first hdc.  (12 hdc)
Round 2:  Ch 1.  Work 1 hdc in same stitch as Ch 1.  Work 2 hdc in each stitch around.  Join to first hdc with slip stitch.  (24 hdc)
Round 3:  Ch 1.  Work 1 hdc in same stitch as Ch 1.  *Work 1 hdc in next stitch.  Work 2 hdc in next stitch.*   Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first hdc with slip stitch. 
Round 4:  Change to Color B.  Ch 1.  Work 1 single crochet in same stitch as Ch 1.  *Work 1 sc in next 2 stitches.  Work 2 sc in next stitch. *  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first sc with slip stitch.
Round 5:  Change to Color C.  Ch 1.  Sc in each stitch around. 
Fasten off and weave in all loose ends.

Seeds:  Using Black Yarn make 5 stitches (seeds) in second round.  (See photo for placement.)  Fasten off and work in loose ends.
  



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