Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Free Santa Claus Coaster Crochet Pattern


Materials:
Small amounts of yarn:
Peach, red, white, blue
H hook
Face:

Round 1: Beginning with peach, chain 3 and join. Chain 3, 5 dc in ring, switch to white, carrying peach along, and make 6 more dc in ring and join to top of chain 3.

Round 2: Switch back to peach, (carrying white) chain 3, dc in same stitch, and make 2dc in next 5 dc (should be peach). Drop peach and switch to white and make 2 dc in last 6 dc(should be white) and join to top of chain 3.

Round 3: Continuing with white, chain 1 and single crochet in first peach dc. 2 sc in next 11 dc. (24 sc made for hair.) “Chain 1, sc” in next 12 dc and join to top of chain 1. Chain 3 and turn. Sc in chain one space. Chain 3 and sc in next space around to end of white sc. (Beard)

Hat:

Join red with a slip stitch to the 3rd sc above beard on the right side of the coaster. Sc in next 3 sc. Hdc in next 2 sc. Ds in next 2 sc. 2 tr in next sc, 3 dtr in next sc, 2 tr in next sc, dc in next 2 sc, hdc in next 2 sc, sc in next 2 sc, and slip in next sc. Finish off red. (Note: this will work if you have 24 scs. You can place a marker in the top and count down if you end up with more or less than 24sc.)

Pom Pom

Attach white with a slip stitch to middle dtr and chain 3. Make 2 dc in same stitch. Slip stitch into same stitch. Carry yarn to the back and fasten off.
Make 2 French knot eyes using blue yarn.
Abbreviations:
Sc: single crochet
Dc: double crochet
Hdc: half double crochet
Tr: triple crochet
Dtr: double triple crochet

1 comment:

Sheene said...

thank you so much for sharing this pattern.. i have been online searching for a santa coaster pattern.. :)

hugs from the philippines,
sheene