Place Setting Mat
Whether you just want to protect the top of your surfaces or you like the more decorative element of table mats, this little beauty will give a romantic feel to any room. Use it on your coffee table, end tables, night stands or even on top of your microwave. The options are endless! This super cute table mat is made using size 1 super fine yarn (sock yarn) and it's incredibly light weight and soft! The super fine yarn gives this table mat a little substance without being too bulky. You will also need a G/6 (4.25mm) hook.
I have designed this lovely mandala as a table mat, but you can crochet this pretty scooped edge doily for use as a plant pot mat, placemat or large coaster etc. it would also look good as a decorative wall art, it's a pattern that is ideal to use up all those brightly colored stash of yarns to make a pretty piece of home decor, it's an easy fun little project that crochets up fairly quickly.
The Afghan Stitch Kitchen Mat can be used for so many different things in the kitchen. You can use it as a large potholder, or you can simply keep it on your kitchen counter to help dry dishes. Tunisian crochet is used to work up this free crochet pattern. Use any color yarn that matches your kitchen decor to crochet this helpful kitchen crochet pattern. A set of these would also make an excellent gift idea for new neighbors or new homeowners.