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Crinkly Stitch Crochet Potholder

Free crinkly stitch crochet potholder pattern, if you have already used the crinkly stitch for some of your projects, you will know what a lovely textured feel it has to it and how it makes a lovely thick finish for trivets or double sided potholders.

crinkly stitch crochet potholder

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Potholders are great for the beginner crocheter as they are small projects to also learn new crochet stitches.

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Crinkly Stitch Crochet Potholder UK

Pattern Number CNC405

Skill Level: Intermediate

Abbreviations UK
WS.   Wrong Side
RS.    Right Side
ch.     Chain
dc.     Double Crochet
tr.      Treble Crochet
ss.      Slip Stitch
rpt.     Repeat

Base of ch. Work into first stitch

3ch counts as first tr

Approx finished size:  11.5 Inches x 11 Inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn I have used approximately:-

120 grams of King Cole Cottonsoft 100% DK cotton yarn

4.50mm Crochet Hook

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UK INSTRUCTIONS:

You will be making 2 pieces the same and joining them together.

# Make 40ch loosely, (RS) work 1dc into 2nd ch from hook, 1dc into each ch to end. Turn. (39dc)

2nd Row – 1ch, 1dc into the stitch at the base of the 1ch, * 1tr into next dc, 1dc into next dc, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

3rd Row – 1ch, 1dc into the stitch at the base of the 1ch, 1dc into each tr and dc to end. Turn.

Rpt 2nd & 3rd Rows until 43 rows have been worked in all, your work should measure approx 10 Inches from beginning. # Fasten off.

Rpt from # to # once.

Do not fasten off. Turn.

Border – Place WS of pieces together so that the RS of the pot holder is facing out, work through both pieces of potholder for this row, make 1ch, 1dc into the stitch at the base of the 1ch, 1dc into each dc to end, 3dc into corner, work 43dc evenly into row ends down first side of pot holder, 3dc into corner, 1dc into each chain along starting chain edge, 3dc into corner, work 43dc evenly into row ends up second side of pot holder, 1dc into corner, ss to first dc on beginning of row. Turn. 

Second Row – 1ch, 1dc into the stitch at the base of the 1ch, 1dc into each dc around all sides of pot holder, working 3dc into the three corners, 1dc into last corner, ss to first dc on beginning of row. Turn.

Pretty Edge (Including loop) – Make 3ch, work 2tr into the stitch at the base of the 3ch, * miss 2dc, work (ss, 3ch, 2tr) into the same dc, * rpt from * to * around potholder to end, make 20ch (loop) ss to ss on beginning of row. Fasten off.

Finishing – Weave in and tie off any loose ends of yarn.

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Chose other potholders from my collection like a double oven glove, striped potholder or round fan potholder

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Crinkly Stitch Crochet Potholder USA

Pattern Number CNC405

Skill Level: Intermediate

Abbreviations USA
WS.      Wrong Side
RS.       Right Side
ch.        Chain
sc.         Single Crochet
dc.         Double Crochet
sl st.      Slip Stitch

rpt.        Repeat

Base of ch. Work in first stitch

ch3 counts as first dc

Approx finished size:  11.5 Inches x 11 Inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn I have used approximately:-

120 grams of King Cole Cottonsoft 100% DK cotton yarn

An equivalent yarn would be a light worsted #3 cotton

4.50mm Crochet Hook

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USA INSTRUCTIONS:

You will be making 2 pieces the same and joining them together.

# ch40 loosely, (RS) work 1sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in each ch to end. Turn. (39sc)

2nd Row – ch1, 1sc in stitch at the base of ch1, * 1dc in next sc, 1sc in next sc, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

3rd Row – ch1, 1sc in stitch at the base of ch1, 1sc in each dc and sc to end. Turn.

Rpt 2nd & 3rd Rows until 43 rows have been worked in all, your work should measure approx 10 Inches from beginning. # Fasten off.

Rpt from # to # once.

Do not fasten off. Turn.

Border – Place WS of pieces together so that the RS of the potholder is facing out, work through both pieces of potholder for this row, ch1, 1sc in the stitch at the base of ch1, 1sc in each sc to end, 3sc in corner, work 43sc evenly in row ends down first side of pot holder, 3sc in corner, 1sc in each chain along starting chain edge, 3sc in corner, work 43sc evenly in row ends up second side of pot holder, 1sc in corner, sl st to first sc on beginning of row. Turn. 

Second Row – ch1, 1sc in the stitch at the base of ch1, 1sc in each sc around all sides of pot holder, working 3sc in the three corners, 1sc in last corner, sl st to first sc on beginning of row. Turn.

Pretty Edge (Including loop) – ch3, work 2dc in the stitch at the base of the ch3, * skip 2sc, work (sl st, ch3, 2dc) in the same sc, * rpt from * to * around potholder to end, ch20 (loop) sl st to sl st on beginning of row. Fasten off.

Finishing – Weave in and tie off any loose ends of yarn.

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