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Baby Summer Cocoon Set

Baby Summer Cocoon Set free crochet pattern

Baby Summer Cocoon Set

Baby Summer Cocoon Set ~ Free Crochet Pattern

 

This Baby Summer Cocoon Set is a great way to welcome a new addition to the family.  It is soft and cuddly and will help to make the baby feel secure.  This set works up quick and is easy to make in just a few hours.  Need a baby shower gift?  The Baby Cocoon and Matching Beanie Set will make a great gift.  This set will also make a great charity donation for your favorite charity. Be sure to share this baby cocoon with your fellow crafty friends! Enjoy!

 

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Level of Difficulty
Beginner/Intermediate

Yarn
Bernat Baby Breath #6 (super Bulky), 100% Acrylic, Color used is Baby Powder, used 3 skeins, approximately 290 yds for cocoon and approximately 30 yds for beanie Each skein is 3.5 ozs/100 g/108 yds/90 m

Hook and Notions – Size Hook: J (6.0mm) for beanie and K (6.5 mm) for cocoon

Measurement
Cocoon Laying flat width 14 inches, height 20 inches,
Beanie Laying flat width 6 inches, height top of crown to brim 5 ½ inches, circumference 12 inches

Gauge
Beanie with J hook 5 hdc & 4 rounds = 2 inches
Cocoon with K hook 4 hdc & 3 rounds = 2 inches

Abbreviations
BLO = back loop only
Hdc = half double crochet
Sc = single crochet

Notes

  1. Chain 1 at beginning of rounds does not count as a stitch throughout pattern.
  2. Cocoon and Beanie are worked in the round with different size hooks.
  3. Corners are worked as (1hdc, ch 1, hdc) in same st or ch 1 space
  4. Rounds 2 – 5 increase 8 stitches each round

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Cocoon Instructions

With K hook Chain 15

Round 1: Work 2 sc in 2nd chain from hook and across,
work 3 sc in beginning chain.
Working up back side of chain sc in each chain,
sc in same chain as 1st sc;
join with slip stitch to top of 1st sc. (30 sc)

Round 2:  Chain 1, hdc in same stitch,
work corner in next stitch,
hdc in each stitch across to end,
work corner in next stitch, hdc next stitch,
work corner in next stitch,
hdc in each stitch to end, work corner in last stitch;
join with slip stitch in top of 1st hdc.  (38 hdc, 4 ch 1 spaces)

Round 3: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch,
hdc in each stitch to chain 1 space,
work corner in chain 1 space,
hdc in each stitch across to next chain 1 space,
work corner in chain 1 space,
hdc in each stitch to chain 1 space,
work corner in chain 1 space,
hdc in each stitch to next chain 1 space,
work corner in last chain 1 space,
hdc each stitch to end;
join with slip stitch in top of 1st hdc.  (46 hdc, 4 ch 1 spaces)

Rounds 4-5: Repeat Round 3 (54 hdc for round 4 and 62 for round 5)

Round 6 (working in BLO): Chain 1,
hdc in same stitch and each stitch and chain around;
join with slip stitch to top of 1st hdc. (66 hdc)

Rounds 7: Chain 1,
hdc in same stitch as join and each stitch around; join with slip stitch to top of first hdc (66 hdc)

Rounds 8-30: Repeat Round 7 (66 hdc)

Fasten off and attach yarn at center front of cocoon

Row 1: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch round. Turn (66 hdc)

Rows 2-5: Repeat Row 1 (66 hdc)

Do not fasten off. Turn and work sc in end of each row of neck opening;
join with slip stitch to top of hdc on other side.

Fasten off and weave in ends

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Beanie Instructions

Working with a J hook

Round 1: Chain 2, work 6 hdc in 2nd ch from hook;
join top of 1st hdc  (6 hdc)

Round 2: Chain 1 (does not count as a stitch),
work 2 hdc in same stitch as ch 1 and each stitch around;
join top of 1st hdc, (12 hdc)

Round 3: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch,
work 2 hdc in next stitch,
* hdc in next stitch, work 2 hdc in next stitch, *
repeat from * to * around;
join with slip stitch in top of 1st hdc. (18 hdc)

Round 4: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch,
hdc in next stitch, work 2 hdc in next stitch,
* hdc in next 2 stitches, work 2 hdc in next stitch, *
repeat from * to * around;
join with slip stitch in top of 1st hdc. (24 hdc)

Round 5: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch, hdc in next 2 stitches, work 2 hdc in next stitch, * hdc in next 3 stitches, work 2 hdc in next stitch, * repeat from * to * around; join with slip stitch in top of 1st hdc. (30 hdc)

Circumference is 5 inches after round 5

Round 6 (working in BLO): Chain 1,
hdc in same stitch and in each stitch round;
join with slip stitch to top of 1st hdc. (30 hdc)

Round 7: Chain 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around;
join with slip stitch to top of 1st hdc, (30 hdc)

Rounds 8 -11: Repeat Round 7 (30 hdc)

Fasten off and weave in all ends.

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Happy Hookin!
XO, Mistie

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Sweet Lacy Lovey

Sweet Lacy Lovey free crochet pattern

Sweet Lacy Lovey ~ Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope!

 

Sweet Lacy Lovey

 

I designed this Sweet Lacy Lovey for my charity Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope! This lacy lovey makes for a great baby gift. It would also make for a comforting, huggable, lovey for a small child undergoing treatment. You could even make one for your little girl’s baby doll.

 

Sweet Lacy Lovey

 

Welcome to Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope! 2017. Sweet Lacy Lovey was designed by me for my charity Crafting A Rainbow Of Hope! Be sure to check back with us next weekend for another adorable lovey. We hope you enjoy crocheting and hanging out with us this year! To learn more about my charity go >>HERE<<

Sweet Lacy Lovey

 

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Sweet Lacy Lovey

 

Level of Difficulty – Intermediate

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Yarn – Red Heart Baby Hugs Medium; Ladybug – 247 yards

Hook and Notions – Size Hook: I (5.5mm), scissors, blunt needle

Measurement – 26-inches long and 14-inches wide

Gauge – 7 stitches + 4 rows = 2 inches

Abbreviations

Ch = chain

Hdc = half double crochet

Sc = single crochet

Special Stitches –

V stitch – (dc, ch 1, dc) in designated chain or space.

Notes

Chain 4 at beginning of rows counts as first dc and chain 1 space

Sweet Lacey Lovey

Instructions

Chain 49

Row 1: V stitch in 3rd chain from hook (skipped chains count as turning chain and first sc), * skip next chain, sc in next chain, ** skip next chain, V stitch in next chain, * repeat from * to * across ending with last repeat at. ** Turn

Row 2: Chain 4 (counts as first dc and chain 1 space), * (sc, chain 1) in V stitch, (dc, chain 1) in next sc, * repeat from * to * across working last (dc, chain 1) into turning chain of previous row.  (Last chain 1 made counts as turning chain and first sc for the next row.) Turn

Row 3: * V stitch in next sc, sc in next dc, * repeat from * to * across. Turn

Rows 4 – 87: Repeat Rows 2 and 3 ending with a Row 2. Turn

Fasten off and weave in ends

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Sweet Lacy Lovey

 

Be sure to share this Lovey with your friends and fellow Crafters.

 

Copyright 2007 ~ 2017 Mistie Bush. All Rights Reserved. For personal use, only. This pattern may not be copied, reproduced or distributed without express written permission from the designer and www.americancrochet.com  You may not sell this pattern or profit from it in any way. You may sell items made from this pattern.  However, you must link back to my American Crochet site to credit me for the pattern.  You may not use my photos to sell your finished product. I have made every effort to ensure that this pattern is correct.  If you have any questions or problems, you may email me at: mistie@americancrochet.com. Once your item is complete, share your work by posting a picture on my Facebook Page and/or Facebook Group!

 

 

Happy Hookin!

Mistie