Hi everybody! What a beautiful day here in Phoenix! Today I’m going to teach you how to crochet a coaster for the 4th of July. Red, White, and Blue, here I come. lol The pattern is my own and its very basic and simple. Feel free to use it as you please and give me credit if you happen to think about it. So without further ado…. Oh yea, if you don’t want to make them yourself but you prefer to buy them. I have a set of 8 for sale at : http://www.etsy.com/listing/96791581/4th-of-july-coaster-set-of-8
meanwhile, here is the pattern:
Here is the video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fkr-ujOdGXE
4th of July Coasters
By Toni Lombardi copyright 2012
Materials: One skein of each color yarn: red, white, and blue
Size G crochet hook
Work all rounds from same side.
Rnd. 1 : Start with red yarn and a “Magic Circle” and ch 3 then 12 dc in ring, pull up tight, change color without making a knot, sl st to top of ch 3. 13 dc
Rnd. 2 : ch 3, dc in same place as ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around, sl st to top of ch 3 with new color. 26 dc
Rnd. 3: dc in same st as ch 3,* dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc,* repeat from* around ending with dc in dc, sl st to top of ch 3. Break yarn and weave in ends.
And as always, May your handwork be blessed and your feltwork fulfilling! Happy Creating!