Looking for a quick and easy project? Crochet a set of placemats with this free tutorial from dutch crafter Jorine Tieleman
- Basic yarn in different colours
- Crochet needle (size 4.5)
How to make crochet placemats
You Will Need
- Crochet hook
Step 1 Chat 6, join together
Step 2 Chain 3, * chain 2, 1 double treble (in the ring, not in the stitch) * repeat 10 times and join together
Step 3 Change colour, chain 2, * two trebles, two trebels in the next opening, chain 2, 2 trebles in the same opening * repeat 5 times, and leave out the last treble
For a coaster: make one
For a potholder: make eight
For a placemat: make 23. Join the horizontal lines together with double crochets. Then join them vertically. Make one turn around the work in double crochets in white yarn.
Your crochet homeware is complete! Make the set and give them out as a gift or make your own in your fave colours.
About the author
Jorine Tieleman is an interior designer who owns an online store selling yarn, needles and DIY kits for home accessories.