The instructions here are given for a pair that should fit an average women, however, the pattern is simple enough to allow you to start off with any amount of chains to give you the desired width. Then continue to crochet until you have reached a desired length.
You could easily turn these into a pair of leg or ankle warmers as well. Either way, hope you enjoy the free pattern.
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: Caron Simply Soft or any yarn you have on hand.
Crochet Hook: I/9-5.50mm or any hook suitable for yarn.
Gauge: Measures 4″ over 14 hdc sts.
Finished Size: When laying flat it measures just under 6″ wide and 4″ high.
CA = Color A
CB = Color B
Bead St = Bead Stitch
Bls = Back Loops
Ch/Chs = Chain/Chains
FO = Fasten Off
Hdc = Half Double Crochet
Hk = Hook
Lp/Lps = Loop/Loops
Rep = Repeat
Rnd/Rnds = Round/Rounds
Sc = Single Crochet
Sk = Skip
Sl St = Slip Stitch
St/Sts = Stitch/Stitches
Yo = Yarn Over
Special Stitch Instructions:
Bead St: Insert hk into indicated st, yo and pull through, (yo and pull through one lp on hk) twice, yo and pull through both lps on hk. When you work into the next stitch make sure the bobble is facing the right side.
- Carry CA up when you switch to CB in rnd 3.
With CA, Ch 40 (or any multiple of 2 to get circumference needed), join with sl st in first ch being careful not to twist chs.
Rnd 1: Working into back bumps, ch 1, sc in same ch as join and into each ch around; join with sl st in first sc. (40 sc)
Rnd 2: Working into bls only, ch 1, sc in same st as join and into each st around; With CB, join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3: With CB and working into both lps, ch 1, work bead st in same st as join, sc in next st, *bead st in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around; With CA, join with sl st in first bead st. FO CB.
Rnd 4: With CA and working in both lps, ch 1, sc in same st as join and into each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 5: Working into bls only, ch 1, sc in same st as join and into each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 6: Working into both lps, ch 1, sk the first st, hdc in next st, hdc in skipped st, *sk next st, hdc in next st, hdc in skipped st; rep from * around; join with sl st in first hdc.
Rnds 7-12: Same as rnd 6. (Or make them longer if you want.)
Rnd 13: Ch 1, sc in same st as join and into each st around; join with sl st in first sc. FO.
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