Introduction to Crochet/A set of coasters

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A set of coasters.

Coasters are one of the simplest crochet projects to make.

Materials[edit]

  • Size G hook
  • Cotton yarn in two colors

Procedure[edit]

  • Chain stitch 15 stitches.
  • Turn. Make a one chain stitch turning chain.
  • Single crochet each row until the item is square, about 18 rows.
  • Switch to contrasting color. Half double crochet around the entire border.
  • Work in loose ends.

Repeat until the desired number of coasters are complete.

The pictured example is displayed in a paper mache box. For a simpler way to complete the project as a gift, make a long chain stitch in the border color and use it to tie together the coasters in a bow.