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Fantail Pencil Case

A sturdy, no-sew liner keeps your pencils or hooks protected, even when using an openwork stitch pattern for the case. This pattern is part of the Back-to-School Crochet-a-Long with CAL Central. Skills Used Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch Crocheting flat in rows Skipping stitches and crocheting in chain spaces Skill Level Easy Finished Size Pencil/Crochet Hook Case: 8.5” (21.5 cm) width x 6.25” (16 cm) height. Materials Lion Brand Jeans yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/246 yd/225 m) – 1 skein ea in 108 Brand New (CA) and 150 Vintage (CB), or approximately 60 yd (55 m) in ea of 2 colors in any medium weight cotton yarn. US Size I-9/5.5 mm crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge. Yarn or tapestry needle with eye small enough to sew through button. Duck Color Duct Tape – 1 roll (1.88” x 15 yd) in Neon Pink, or approximately 1/3 roll of duct tape. Buttons Galore and More Sparkle Buttons – 1-1/8” (3 cm) button in GBX510 Plum, or any 1-1/8” (3 cm) sew through button. VELCRO® Brand Sticky Value Pack Circles and Squares – (3) 7/8” (2 cm) square fasteners. Gauge 1 fantail = 1.5” (4 cm) across in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this pattern.Fantail Pencil Case

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Giant Circle Potholder

This is one of 3 potholders featuring circle motifs. This one has a large center circle. Instructions are also included for granny square versions without the hanging loop. Skills Used Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch Crocheting in the round Changing colors, crocheting in the back loop only Skill Level Easy Finished Size Potholder: 7.5” (19 cm) square. Materials Lily Sugar’n Cream yarn (100% cotton, 2.5 oz/71 g/120 yd/110 m) – 1 skein in Indigo (CA). Lily Sugar’n Cream yarn (100% cotton, 2 oz/57 g/95 yd/87 m) – 1 skein ea in Faded Denim (CB). US Size H-8 (5 mm) crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge. Yarn needle. Gauge Finished Potholder = 7.5” (19 cm) square in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project, but stitches should be tight so potholders can protect hands and surfaces from heat.

Giant Circle Potholder

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Crochet Pencil Case Pattern

It's almost time for the kids to go back to school, and you're busy trying to get and organize all the necessary materials on their school list. Well, you can cross off one of those items when you follow this adorable pencil-shaped Crochet Pencil Case Pattern! Your kid and her friends will flip for this clever crochet pencil case, so you may find yourself hooking up a few more for your kid to pass around to classmates. And that's just fine, because this pencil case is super easy to make, and who wouldn't want to inspire a few future crocheters!Crochet Pencil Case Pattern

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Crocodile Crochet Pencil Case

You can say, "See ya later, alligator" to your child when she goes off to school with this Crocodile Crochet Pencil Case. She'll respond with, "After while crocodile," waving her adorable pencil case in the air like a prized possession. Any child will absolutely fall in love with this case and, perhaps, school itself. Going back to school is so much cooler with some neat supplies and you don't have to spend a fortune on personalized things. Use your crochet skills to send your child off to school in style.Crocodile Crochet Pencil Case

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Ammonite Crochet Hook Roll

  • Designed by Dedri Uys

I love how this hook roll looks like a sandy beach. What’s more, it’s a very practical project, that will keep all your hooks in one place and you’ll never have to look for them again! In addition to that, this amazing project is really fast to make.

Ammonite Crochet Hook Roll

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