You love homemade table decoration and feel like handmade? Then crochet your own placemats. Here are two instructions.content
- Placemat with hemstitch look, size 45 x 35 cm
Placemat with carobord, size approx. 45 x 35 cm
- Anchor Style Creativa (100% cotton, length about 70m / 50g) in color 01309 Augergine
- Crochet Hook No. 4
Crochet M on a sliver or previously crocheted row, crochet 1 stitch at the same time in each stitch or in each stitch or set of stitches and turn each stitch with 1 stitch of air.
First work the carobordure (drawn in black). Run the crochet work, starting at the beginning of the arrow A with 6 air stitches and 1 twisting air stitch and crochet in the back and back row. The numbers of the crochet font indicate the rows. For the 1st check, perform the 1st - 6th rows 1 x. Then follow the directional arrow to the second check and crochet as shown. Work in total 6 checks, cut thread. Now crochet the narrow sides and the lower long side of the carobord (shown in green). Begin by crocheting the plaids at the beginning arrow B with 1 round air mesh, while the outer corners of the carabord door by chain stitches with the air chain chain. In addition, on the long sides of the pattern on all 6 diamonds complement mutatis mutandis. Close the round with 1 sliver in the 1st airlock. Then the narrow sides and the lower longitudinal side 1 x with the 7.-9. Crochet row. Finally, work the rest of the placemat (drawn in red). For this work on the air stitches of the non-crocheted long side still in the basic pattern continue = 60 fixed stitches. After about 41 cm from the beginning of the basic pattern cut off the thread.
Placemat with hemstitch look, size 45 x 35 cm
- AnchorStyleCreativa (100% cotton, length about 70m / 50g) in color 01309 Augergine
- Crochet Hook No. 4
Crochet on a chain in back and forth rows as follows:
1st row: 1 crochet stitch into the 2nd stitch of the air from the needle, crochet 1 crochet stitch in each following stitch
2nd row: Crochet 3 pieces of air as a substitute for the 1st stick, into each solid M 1 stick
3rd row: 1 air mesh in addition, in each chopsticks 1 firm stitch, in each case only in the front mesh member pierce
4th row: like 2 row
Work the 1st to 4th rows once, then repeat the 3rd and 4th rows.
Cast on 49 pieces of air and 1 twisted air stitch and crochet in the basic pattern = 49 stitches. After about 41 cm from the stop (following a row of sticks) crochet the set in rounds as follows:
1st round: 3 air stitches as a substitute for the 1st stick, 2 air stitches, in the following row of sticks on the long side or on the narrow sides 2 sticks uncoiled over and in the following stick a 1 1/2-fold stick (= 2 envelopes on take the needle and cut off 1 x 2 and 1 x 3 slings together), repeat from sets, crochet in the corners a 1 1/2-fold stick, 5 air stitches and a 1 1/2-stick in one point. Close all the following rounds with a slit stitch in the 1st stitch.
Attention: After this and all following rounds, turn the work over, ie continue crocheting in the opposite direction.
2nd round: 1 additional air stitch, 1 stitch in each stitch, always pricking only into the front stitch piece. In addition, cut off 2 sts at the corners (= pull through a loop for each sturdy stitch, then use an envelope to cut off all the loops on the needle together).
Round 3: Turn with 1 air mesh, in each fixed loop 1 firm stitch, while working in each corner 2 fixed stitches in a puncture site.
4th round: In each fixed stitch a Kettmasche, in each case only in the front mesh member piercing. Cut the thread.
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