Free Crochet Patterns From Me To You
Easter Egg Potholders
Red Heart Super Saver Medium Worsted Weight Yarn7 oz per skein3 1/4 oz light mint, white, 3 oz
Orchid, 1 3/4 oz Light Periwinkle, 1 1/2 oz each of Petal Pink and Light Coral1/.4 oz Pale YellowLily
Sugar'n Cream Cotton Medium Worsted Weight Yarn 3 oz 1 skein of Pastel Print
Crochet Hook Size 5 mm or H or 8
Finished Size 8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches
Pattern Notes: Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Join rounds with slip stitch unless otherwise
stated. Graph reading knowledge is necessary.
Basic Egg: (make 2)
Row 1: Ch 10, 3 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across to last ch, 3 sc in last ch, turn. (13 sc)
Row 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc in last sc, turn. (15 sc)
Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
Row 4: Ch 1, 3 sc in first sc, sc in each sc across to last sc, 3 sc in last sc, turn. (19 sc)
Row 5: Rep row 3.
Row 6: Rep row 2.
Row 7: Rep row 3.
Row 8: Rep row 4.
Rows 9-13: Rep row 3.
Row 14: Rep row 2.
Rows 15-22: Rep row 3.
Row 23: Ch 1, sc dec in next 2 sc, sc in each sc across to last 2 sc, sc dec in last 2 sc, turn.
Row 24-26: Rep row 3.
Row 27: Rep row 23.
Row 28 and 29: Rep row 3.
Row 30: Rep row 23.
Row 31: Rep row 3.
Row 32: Rep row 23.
Row 33: Ch 1, (sc dec in next 2 sc) twice, sc in each sc across to last 4 sts, (sc dec in next 2 sc) twice,
turn. (15 sc)
Row 34: Rep row 3.
Row 35: Rep row 23.
Row 36 & 37: Rep row 33.
Row 38: Rep row 23, fasten off. (3 sc)
Assembly: Holding both pieces tog and working through both thicknesses, attach yarn, ch 1, sc evenly
sp around outer edge, inc sts at top and bottom curves as needed to keep flat, changing colour as
colour changes around.
For hanging lp, sc at center top of egg, ch 13, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in each rem ch across,
insert hook in edge of 13th ch and in same sc as last sc at top and complete a sc, continue to sc
around, join in beg sc, fasten off.
Solid Egg: With pastel print, rep basic egg and assembly.Egg No 1: With white and periwinkle,
following graph for colour changes, rep basic egg and assembly.
Egg No 2: With light mint, petal pink and pale yellow, follow graph for colour changing, rep basic egg
Egg No 3: With coral, white and orchid, following graph for color changes, rep basic egg and assembly.