With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart: Another finished Christmas Gift

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Another finished Christmas Gift

For our oldest
A set of cotton washcloths and facial scrubbers
So she'll feel pampered

Crochet Circular Facial Scrubbie
slightly adapted from Kristy Ashmore pattern
Worsted weight cotton yarn
G hook

Row 1
ch 3, 12 dc in first ch, join with sl stitch in first dc.

Row 2
ch 2, 2 dc in each stitch around.  Join with sl stitch in first dc

Row 3
ch 2 (1 dc in next stitch, 2 dc in the next stitch) around.  Join with sl stitch in first dc.

Row 4
ch 1, sl stitch in each stitch around, join, fasted off.  (I like to secure ends with a square knot)

Crochet Cotton Washcloth
pattern by Priscilla Hewitt

Worsted weight cotton yarn
Crochet Hook size H (I use a G to keep stitches tight when wet)

Ch 28

Row 1
Hdc in the 2nd ch from hook, (sc in the next ch, dc in the next ch)
12 times, sc in the next ch, hdc in the last ch; ch 1, turn.

Row 2
Hdc in the first hdc, (dc in the next sc, sc in the next dc) 12 times, dc in the next sc, hdc in the last hdc; ch 1, turn.

Row 3
Hdc in the first hdc, (sc in the next dc, dc in the next sc) 12 times, sc in the next dc, hdc in the last hdc; ch 1, turn.

Rows 4-25
(Repeat rows 2 and 3) 11 times; do not ch 1 at the end of row 25.

Row 26: Sl st in each st across. Fasten off.

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Suzanne said...

They are lovely! Are you including any beauty products? Great idea for my older girls, but I knit:-)

LDH said...

Yes, Suzanne, I am completing the gift with the display dish and special soaps.

These could easily be made by knitting your favorite pattern into a square. I have made knitted kitchen cloths before.

Walking on Sunshine... said...

Beautiful gifts. I would have a hard time using them and just display them in the bathroom!

Kristina said...

Thanks for sharing those. Great gift idea.

podso said...

Great idea and so pretty!

Maple Lane said...

She's a very lucky girl to have such a talented and thoughtful Mom!

Ann said...

what a great gift and so pretty

Susan said...

What a great gift, LDH. Great job!Susan

T's Daily Treasures said...

Handmade, homemade gifts are the best. Love these. Can't find that kinda of cotton here unfortunately. I do have some Christmas colored cotton from the States so will work up a washcloth right after I post this comment. :) Have a great weekend. Tammy

Pondside said...

What a sweet idea - and so very personal. What woman wouldn't feel pampered by this?

Petra said...

What a neat idea! Blessings!

OhioMomPatriot said...

These are soooo cute! Thank you for the patterns. Thanks for sharing!

Barbe said...

Hi, I found you on CrochetSpot. Love your ideas, so lovely and simple. Definitely will make anyone feel special. : ) Hope you'll stop by my decorating blog.

EMMA said...

These are so lovely! Just setting off for a quiet (with 2 kids) weekend in Italy and I'm taking these two projects with me with the intention of relaxing in front of the hotel fire and crocheting!!
Thank you for sharing them.

JennyB said...

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Kathy Shea Mormino said...

I'd like to invite you to join me at the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week! http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2012/11/clever-chicks-blog-hop-8-and-rural.html

I hope to see you there!
Kathy Shea Mormino
The Chicken Chick

rrnettie28 said...

I love these. I'm new to crochet and wonder if you would share the yarn and color used. Thx :)


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