THURSDAY, 18 AUGUST 2011
Crochet a cute apple coaster or make an entire set! These are so simple to make and take no time at all!! Here is the pattern I used -
Skill Level: crochet skill level easy
Finished Size: 4 1/4″ (11 cm) in diameter
Medium Weight Yarn (small amount of red, brown and green)
Crochet Hook H (5.00 mm)
Gauge: rounds 1 – 3 in pattern measures 3 1/2″ in diameter
Crochet Pattern: Apple Coaster
Round 1: with green, ch 4, 12 dc in forth ch from hook, sl st in top of beginning ch-4: 12 dc
Round 2: ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around, sl st in top of beginning ch-3: 24 dc
Round 3:with red, ch 3, (2 dc in next dc, dc in next dc) 12 times, sl st in top of beginning ch-3: 36 dc
Round 4: ch 2, (2 hdc in next dc, hdc in next dc) 18 times, sl st in top of beginning ch-2, finish off: 54 hdc
Row 1: with brown, ch 6, working in back ridge only, hdc in third ch from hook and in each ch across, finish off: 4 hdc
With green, start by chaining 9.
Row 1: sl st in second ch from hook, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, sc in next ch, sl st in next ch, turn to work in opposite side of foundation chain into remaining loop, sl st in next ch, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, sc in next ch, sl st in next ch, finish off: 16 sts
Using photo as a guide, sew stem and leaf to top of apple.