Sunday, 7 December 2014

advent calender day 7

Day 7 and its another gift pattern, This is a really simple and quick to make pair of hand warmers. You can keep these plain or decorate with buttons down the side. 

Advent calendar 7

Simple hand warmers by Liz Ward

You will need;
Aram weight yarn in your choice of colour
5mm crochet hook
Wool needle

Stitches and Abbreviations
Sl st –slip stitch
dc – double crochet
tr – treble crochet
BLO – work in the back loop of the stitch only

Make two

Ch 26
Row 1: tr in the 3rd ch from the hook, tr in each st along the ch. 24sts
R 2-15: ch 2, turn, working in BLO throughout tr in each st to the end 24sts

Fold in half and work the next row through the match stitches on both edges to join the together to form the hand warmer. Dc in the first ten sts, Sl st through one side only in the next six sts to form the thumb hole, dc through both sides again in the last eight sts. 

Fasten off and weave in any loose ends.

Sew buttons along the edge to decorate.

Simple hand warmers by Liz Ward

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