Oct
01

Webbed Hanging Planter

Webbed Hanging planter

Webbed Hanging Planter

by Vickie Howell for JOANN

MATERIALS

1 Ball Buttercream Mohair Metallic, in color: Cream & Gold

Size U.S. J Crochet Hook

1 Medium Sized, Black Funkin

1 Wooden Bead (optional)

1 Plastic Spider (optional)

Yarn Needle

ABBREVIATIONS

beg = beginning

ch = chain

hdc = half-double crochet

rep = repeat

rnd(s) = round(s)

sc = single crochet

sc2tog = single crochet two stitches together

sl st = slip stitch

sk = skip

st(s) = stitch(es)

tr = triple or treble crochet

DIRECTIONS

Bottom:

Ch 4, join rnd with a sl st in the first ch.

Rnd 1: Ch 2, 8 hdc in center of ring. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 8 sts.

Rnd 2: Ch 2, *2 hdc in next st; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 16 sts

Rnd 3: Ch 2, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 24 sts

Rnd 4: Ch 2, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in next two sts; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 32 sts

Rnd 5: Ch 2, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in next three sts; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 40 sts

Body:

Rnd 6: Ch 11 (counts as tr and ch-7), sk 3, *tr in next st, ch 7, sk 3; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch. — 10 tr, 10 ch-sp

Rnds 7-8: Ch 13 (counts as tr and ch-9), sk 3, *tr in next st, ch 9, sk 3; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch.

Rnd 9:  Ch 15 (counts as tr and ch-11) sk 3, *tr in next st, ch 11, sk 3; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch.

Rnd 10: Ch 13 (counts as tr and ch-9), sk 3, *tr in next st, ch 9, sk 3; rep from * around. Join rnd with a sl st in top of beg ch.

Rnd 11: Ch1, sc in same st, 2sctog, *sc to 2 sts before tr, 2sctog, sc, 2sctog; rep from * to last 7 sts, 5 sc, 2sctog.

Fasten off.

Hanging strands (Make 4):

Join yarn at the top edge, center point of one of the chain space gaps. Crochet a 24โ€ chain. Fasten off.

Repeat three more times, evenly spacing around.

FINISHING

Tie hanging strands in knot about 4โ€ from ends. Slip bead onto center two of the four strands. Make another knot towards top of strands.

Make tassel:

Using a book or extra large tassel maker, wrap yarn around 50-60 times. Feed a piece of yarn through top loops and tie off; tie another piece about 1 1/2โ€ down to cinch; cut bottom loops to create tassel strands.

Using a yarn needle and piece of yarn thatโ€™s attached to tassel top, sew tassel to bottom of planter

Weave in ends.

Hang and enjoy!