September/October 2011

Tartan Pot Holders

Tartan Pot Holders by KJ Hay
This traditional Scottish pattern makes a comeback with colorful cotton yarn.

YARN
SMC Catania, 1.75oz/50g balls, each approx 137yd/125m (cotton)

  • 1 ball #128 Fuchsia (A)
  • 1 ball #114 Cyclamen (B)
  • 1 ball #106 White (C)
  • 1 ball #244 Forest (D)
  • 1 ball #253 Jade (E)
  • 1 ball #255 Pearl (F)
  • 1 ball #205 Apple Green (G)
  • 1 ball #242 Grey (H)
  • 1 ball #105 Natural (I)

Note A, B, and C are used for potholder #1; D, E, and F for potholder #2; G, H, and I for potholder #3. One ball each of 3 colors is sufficient to make 2 potholders, with more than ¾ of the 3rd color remaining.

CROCHET HOOK

  • Size D/3 (3.25mm) crochet hook

NOTIONS

  • Craft felt trimmed to 7.75 x 7.75"/19.5 x 19.5cm square for each potholder
  • Sewing needle and matching thread (to match first yarn color and craft felt)
  • Yarn needle

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Approx 8 x 8"/20.5 x 20.5cm square

NOTE ABOUT PATTERNS
This is only a preview of the pattern available in the September/October 2011 issue, so you can see the yarn and ensure you have the necessary supplies. If you have specific questions about this pattern, please email the editorial staff.

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Comments

Free patterns

The link to the free patterns is on the right-hand side of the Patterns page:

http://www.crochettoday.com/patterns

Scroll down to about midway.

B from Canada

Thanks for pointing that

Thanks for pointing that out--this was accidentally posted as a free pattern, but it is not.

Tartan Pot Holders

I found this under the "free patterns" section, yet there is no pdf to download.