This post may contain affiliate links. If you purchase something from one of these links I will be compensated. This helps keep the free content coming. Thank you.


Stripy-Single-Crochet-Placemat-Pinterest

Stripy Single Crochet Placemat
Crochet Pattern
Beginner Skill Level
Designed by Jessie Rayot

Dress up your table with these fun and easy placemats. This is a great beginner project, as it is made entirely of single crochet. Tahki Cotton Classic comes in a very wide selection of colors, so you can make a set for every season!

Ravelry Link

Size:
18” x 13 ½ “

Yarn:
Tahki Cotton Classic in 3 colors
Color A: 4248 Milk Chocolate, 40 g
Color B: 4253 Wheat, 40 g
Color C: 4718 Celadon, 100 g

Hook:
US 6/G/4.00 mm, or size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge:
20 sts x 24 rows in a 4” square of sc

Other Supplies:
Yarn needle

Stitches and Skills used:
ch ~ chain
sc ~ single crochet

Stripy-Single-Crochet-Placemat-Free-Crochet-Pattern

Getting Started:
When changing colors, finish the last stitch of the row in the first color, turn, and make the first chain of the next row using the second color. If you follow the stripe pattern listed, you will not need to clip the yarn when you change colors, you will be able to carry the unused colors up the sides of the placemat. When starting a new row without changing colors, catch the unused color in the ch 1 at the beginning of the row, to keep from having large loops at the edge of the work.

If you use a different yarn, 100% cotton is still recommended as it is easy to clean. One of the bonuses of the Tahki Cotton Classic yarn is that it is very colorfast, so if you have to wash your placemats a lot, the colors stay well and do not bleed on each other.

Pattern:

Row 1: Ch 91, turn, sc in the second ch from the hook and in each remaining ch across. (90 sc)

Row 2: Turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across.

Repeat row 2: Until the color pattern has been completed 16 times, then make one more row of A and one more row of B.

Clip yarn and weave in ends.

Color Pattern:
Row 1: Color A
Row 2: Color B
Rows 3~5: Color C

Stripy-Single-Crochet-Placemat-Close-Up

Craftsy Link

If you enjoy what you have found here at JessieAtHome, please like my Facebook page to get all the updates on new tutorials, other posts, sales, and coming events.

If you have any questions or concerns, want to share pictures of your work, or just want to chat with Jessie and other crafty individuals, than join my Facebook group.

Free-Crochet-Pattern-Stripy-Single-Crochet-Placemat

If you enjoy this free crochet pattern, please consider buying some of your supplies from one of these affiliate links. Thank you.

Jessie-At-Home-Signature

©Copyright 2014 Jessie Rayot / Jessie At Home All my videos, patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blog / website, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you.

This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

4 Comments

4Pingbacks & Trackbacks on Stripy Single Crochet Placemat ~ Free Crochet Pattern

  1. […] 5) Basic Single Crochet Coaster ~ Designed by Jessie At Home This simple coaster can be made by a crochet beginner, yet is still nice enough for an advanced crocheter to make as well. There is a video and chart to help, making this a great learning project. These coasters work very nicely with my Stripy Single Crochet Placemat. […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Comment *