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PICC Line Cover

PICC Line Cover

by Yolanda Sheehan (Solari Etc.)

PICC crochet

Supplies:

Yarn:  Washable & Stretchy!  Preferably Superwash Wool such as Cascade 220 or Knitpicks Swish, shown in Lion Brand Heartland (Great Smoky Mountains)

Hook:   US H / 5.00 MM (or size specified for your yarn)

Tapestry needle

Gauge:  16 HDC (BLO) for 12 rows = 4 Inches x 4 Inches

Abbreviations:  Ch – chain; ESC – extended single crochet; HDC – half double crochet; BLO – back loop only; YO – yarn over

Skill:  Beginner

Notes:  Made flat & seemed with Slip Stitch.  Written in US Terms.

ESC (extended single crochet): Insert hook in next stitch (BLO), YO, draw up loop. YO, draw through one loop. YO, draw through remaining 2 loops on hook.

 

Instructions:

Ch 32

Row 1:  ESC (BLO) in 2nd stitch from hook, ESC (BLO) in next 3 stitches, HDC (BLO) in next 20 stitches, ESC (BLO) in last 5 stitches, Ch 2, turn.

Row 2:  ESC (BLO) in first 4 stitches, HDC (BLO) in next 20 stitches, ESC (BLO) in last 5 stitches, Ch 2, turn.

Row 3-?:  Repeat Row 2, until piece is desired circumference.  Do not tie off.

Joining:  With working yarn, slip stitch first & last edges together.

Tie off yarn, weave in ends.

Solari Etc. - PICC chart

Example shown has 8″ circumference and 7″ length. To increase length, simply add to starting chain & HDCs equally

Size Circumference Length
XS 5-6″ 5-6″
S 6-8″ 6-7″
M 8-10″ 7-8″
L 10-12″ 8-9″
XL 12-14″ 9-10″

Linen in the Round

Linen in the Round

by Yolanda Sheehan (Solari Etc.)

 Pastel Rainbow Throw

Supplies:

Yarn:  Caron Simply Soft, assorted colors, 100% acrylic, yarn weight 4 (Worsted)

Hook:   US H / 5.00 MM

Yarn needle

Gauge:  13 sc and 14 rows with a 5 mm (U.S. H/8) crochet hook = 4 Inches x 4 Inches

*Gauge is not important for this pattern

Abbreviations:  Ch – chain; SS – slip stitch; SC – single crochet; sk – skip; sp – space

Skill:  Beginner

Notes:  Written in US terms.  Start each new color in the previous corner from where you finish a round, and crochet over the tail to avoid loose ends.  Take care to crochet over the tail in the second round also.

Instructions:

Begin with Magic Loop

Round 1:  *SC, Ch 2* in center of loop, repeat between* 3 more times, SS to first SC.

 

Round 2:  SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3, tie off.

 

Round 3:  Join new color with SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3.

 

Round 4:  SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3, tie off.

Rounds 5-?:  Repeat Rounds 3 and 4, adding SC, Ch 1 to each side, until piece is desired size.

 

Border:  Join border color and make 2 rounds in established pattern, do not tie off.

Edging:  With border color, *Ch 3, sk next SC, SC in next Ch 1 sp*, repeat around.

Tie off yarn, weave in end.

Solari Etc.