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Music Blanket Crochet Along – Week 4

This weeks Music Monday Crochet Along Blanket Motif is the Treble Clef.

 

 

Treble Clef Motif

 

Chain 40

Row 1: HDC in the second chain from hook and then in the next 38 Chains, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 2: (HDC) x 17, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 3: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 4: (HDC) x 15, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 5: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 6: (HDC) x 15, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 7: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 8: (HDC) x 17, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 9: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 10: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 11: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 12: (HDC) x 15, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 13: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 14: (HDC) x 13, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 15: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 16: (HDC) x 13, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 17: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 18: (HDC) x 13, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 19: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 20: (HDC) x 13, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 15, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 21: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 22: (HDC) x 13, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 23: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 24: (HDC) x 15, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 25: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 26: (HDC) x 17, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 27: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 28: (HDC) x 19, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 29: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 30: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 15, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 31: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 32: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 33: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 34: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 13, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 35: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 36: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 15, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 37: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 38: (HDC) x 21, Bobble, (HDC) x 17, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

Row 39: (HDC) x 39, Chain 1, Turn (39 stitches)

 

 

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Halloween Candy Corn Pillow Crochet Pattern

Here is a quick and easy, cute little Halloween pillow I made yesterday.

Materials needed:

  1. I used leftover Caron Simply Soft yarn which is worsted weight. Colors, white, Orange and yellow. I am sure that this can be made with any brand and size yarn that you would like to use.
  2. 4.0mm crochet hook
  3. Poly-fil ( can be purchased at most craft stores and Wal-mart)
  4. Needle

Pattern notes:

  1. The beginning chain 1 of each row does not count as a stitch.
  2. you can make the pillow larger or smaller easily by adding or subtracting rows. just follow the same increases at the beginning and end of each row.
  3. You will be making 2 triangles and then putting the pillow together

With the white yarn Chain 2

Row 1: 2 HDC in the second chain from the hook, Chain 1, turn

Row 2: 2 HDC in each of the HDC from the previous row ( 4 HDC total in this row), Chain 1, Turn

Row 3: 2 HDC in the First stitch, HDC across until you each the last stitch, Make 2 HDC in the last stitch.

  • From this row until the second last row you will be starting each row with 2 HDC in the first stitch and then 1 HDC in each stitch until you reach the last stitch, the last stitch of each row with have 2 HDC in it.

Rows 4 & 5: Continue with white

Rows 6 – 23: switch to orange and continue following the same increases

Rows 24 – 28 switch to yellow and continue following the same increases

Finish off, weave in the ends.

SC around the entire piece placing 3 SC in each corner, I used the colors that matched each color for the one I made.

Make the second triangle the same way as the first.

 

To put the pillow together, you can sew it together or use a SC join or any other way you would like.

I used a SC join

  1. With the wrong sides facing each other starting with the bottom row of orange join the orange yarn with a SC ( make sure you are placing each SC through both pieces)  and then SC evenly until you reach the white
  2. Switch to white, SC evenly on the side and then add 3 SC in the top corner, SC evenly on the side until you reach the orange, Switch to orange
  3. Continue to SC evenly with the orange yarn until you reach the yellow.
  4. With Yellow SC evenly until you reach the bottom corner, place 3 SC in the corner, make 3 more SC, pull up a large loop
  5. Add the Poly – Fil to the pillow at this point
  6. SC across the rest of the bottom and then place 3 SC in the next corner, Continue placing them evenly until you reach the orange, Slip stitch to join

finish off

 

 

 

 

8th Note Dishcloth- Free Crochet Pattern

Here is a free,  quick and easy 8th note dishcloth pattern. This is not part of the Music blanket crochet along.

 

 

8th Note Dishcloth Pattern

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Designed by Kris Hill

 

 

Materials needed:

4.5 mm crochet hook

Worsted weight cotton yarn

Scissors

Yarn needle

 

Stitches used:

Ch = Chain

HDC = Half Double Crochet

Bobble = Half Double Crochet Bobble

 

Special Stitch:

Half Double Crochet Bobble stitch: This stitch is worked from the wrong side.  Yarn over, pick up a loop in stitch, draw through first 2 loops on hook, you will still have 2 loops on hook, yarn over, pull up loop, draw through first two loops on hook, you will have 3 loops left on hook, yarn over, pull up a loop, draw through first two loops on hook, you will have 4 loops on hook, yarn over, pull up a loop, draw through first two loops on hook, yarn over draw through all 5 loops on hook. Bobble stitch is now complete.

 

Pattern Notes:

The chain 1 does not count as a stitch in this pattern

 

 

 

 

8th Note dishcloth

 

 

Chain 22

Row 1: HDC in the 2nd chain from hook and in each chain across, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 2: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 3: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 4: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 5: Chain 1, (HDC) x 6, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 12, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 6: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 7: Chain 1, (HDC) x 4, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 8: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 9: Chain 1, (HDC) x 4, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 10: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 11: Chain 1, (HDC) x 6, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 12: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 13: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 14: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 15: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 16: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 17: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 18: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 19: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 5, Bobble, (HDC) x 4, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 20: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 21: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 3, Bobble, (HDC) x 6, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 22: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 23: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, (HDC) x 8, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 24: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 25: Chain 1, (HDC) x 10, Bobble, (HDC) x 10, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 26: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 27: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 28: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21, Turn (21 stitches)

Row 29: Chain 1, (HDC) x 21 (21 stitches)

 

Finish Off

 

Edging: join yarn anywhere on piece with right size facing. Single crochet evenly around piece placing 3 Single crochets in each corner.

 

Finish off, Weave in ends.

 

 

Please feel free to sell your finished piece. You may not reproduce, redistribute or sell this pattern as your own. Pictures may not be reproduced without written consent of the designer.