Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Free Crochet Pattern...T-Shirt Yarn Coasters!


Here is a super fun warm weather project...t-shirt yarn coasters!  Made with a large hook and some homemade yarn upcycled from old shirts (see below for instructions), you can have a fun addition to place under cool drinks.

Materials:

Note: If you are unable to make t-shirt yarn, you can purchase it here:

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Sizing: 
  • Each coaster measures about 4.5 inches wide, but due to the hand crafted nature of the yarn, it may vary slightly.


Tutorial Links:


Instructions:
Ch 4, join on the furthest ch with a sl st from the hook to form a ring.
Round 1: Ch 2, then work 11 hdc into the center of the ring.  Join with a sl st to close round.
Round 2: Ch 2, *work 2 hdc in the next st, work 1 hdc in the next st.  Rpt from * to end of round.  Join with a sl st to close round.



Finishing instructions:  Weave in any ends and you're finished!








If you have never made t-shirt yarn...here is a fun and helpful tutorial 







Click below to watch a video on how to crochet T-Shirt Yarn Coasters stitch by stitch:


Happy crocheting lovelies!

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2 comments:

  1. I attempted this pattern with a store bought tshirt yarn and the finished product wouldn't lay flat. The edges curled up. Have any tips on avoiding this? Thanks in advance!

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  2. It is the best link for this yarn the only thing I did not find is how much yarn I need in my country they sell this in kg and I do not know how much I need to buy at once .

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