Plaid Gift Card Cozy – Free Crochet Pattern

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Plaid Crochet is a fun and easy technique. Crochet this cute Plaid Gift Card Cozy for your Christmas Tree or use it as a present topper. The plaid cozy is worked from the top-down, finishing with a mini tassel and bead.

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“Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.”

– Janice Maeditere

YARN

Wool of the Andes Worsted Weight by WeCrochet

100% Peruvian Highland Wool, 110yds/50g

A small amount of A (Dove), B (Black) and C (White)

MATERIALS

4mm/G Furls crochet hook – use code MJS15 for 15% off

– Tapestry Needle

– Twine

-Wooden bead

ABBREVIATIONS

blo – Back Loop Only, ch – Chain, hdc – Half Double Crochet, rep – Repeat, sc – Single Crochet, sl – Slip, sp – Space, st(s) – Stitch(es)

GAUGE

Body: 9 sts and 6 rows = 2″ in hdc

Band: 10 sts and 10 rows = 2″ in sc blo

VIDEO

A full video tutorial for the Plaid Gift Card Cozy Ornament is available HERE

 

Plaid Gift Card Cozy – Free Crochet Pattern

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CONSTRUCTION

The Plaid Gift Card Cozy is worked from the Top-Down. Begin working the band in rows from the side across. Join the band and work the plaid pattern in rounds around the band. Sc together to seam the bottom of the cozy. Add a tassel and wooden bead on a string for hanging.

PLAID CHART

The chart is read from right to left for each round. Each box indicates 1 half double crochet stitch. Change the colour on the slip stitch join. Do not cut colours; pick up and drop off as you go. When changing colours throughout the round, work the last yarn over of the last stitch with the next colour. Float the colour not being used behind the work rather than crocheting over it.

Worked in Multiples of 6 – Refer to the written pattern

Cozy:

Band

Row 1 (WS): With A, ch 5, 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook and in each ch across, turn—4 sts.

Row 2 (RS): Ch 1, sc in the blo of each st across, turn—4 sts.

Rows 3-24: Rep row 2. Last row ch 1. Fold the band in half with the RS facing, sl st the band together by working through the blo of the last row and starting ch of the first row. Flip seam to the inside of work.

Setup Round: Ch 1, 1 sc st per row around the band, sl st in the first sc to join—24 sts. Change to B.

Plaid Pattern Begins

Rounds 1-2: Ch 2, *with B hdc in next 3 sts, change to C, hdc in next 3 sts; rep from * around, sl st in the first hdc to join—24 sts. Last round change to A.

Rounds 3-4: Ch 2, *with A hdc in next 3 sts, change to B, hdc in next 3 sts; rep from * around, sl st in the first hdc to join—24 sts.

Rounds 5-6: Rep Rounds 1-2.

Rounds 7-8: Rep Rounds 3-4. Fold cozy in half with the seam to the side. Sc the cozy together by working through the blo of sts across—12 sts. Fasten off and weave in ends.

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Tassel:

With A cut 10 strands of yarn at 6″ long. Use a piece of string or twine to tie around the centre of strands. Use another piece of yarn to tie a small tassel ball and knot yarn. Thread the tails down through the knot and trim tails. Thread the string on a yarn needle and tie it to the side/front of cozy. Thread on a wooden bead and knot for hanging.

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This pattern is the sole property of MJ’s Off the Hook Designs. This pattern is copyright protected and cannot be copied or reproduced in any way. You are welcome to sell your finished items from this pattern. I require a reference or link for my design. My photos are copyright protected and are not to be used to sell your items.

I’m so happy with how my Christmas Tree turned out. I added wooden bead garland and a few pinecone ornaments. Not only do these ornaments look beautiful on a Christmas tree, but they make the perfect present toppers as well. The decorations vary in skill level, and some can be made with no crochet experience. That way, the entire family can get involved. I used my Easy C2C Blanket for my Tree Skirt and the plaid blanket will be coming to my shop soon. If you love my Christmas Sweater you can get it HERE and my skirt HERE.

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