The Shamrock Crochet Coaster Pattern has been so successful I thought I would create a post telling you how to take the exact same pattern and make a potholder.
And also, we will be using the same yarn weight as before.
Sounds impossible? It’s actually quite simple and fun. Keep reading for a video on how to do this.
“The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.”
While the three leaves of a shamrock stand for faith, hope, and love, the fourth leaf is often viewed as luck.
I hope luck finds you and this crochet coaster is a reminder to appreciate all the luck that comes your way.
• Crochet Hook 7 mm (K), I highly recommend Furls Hook (affiliate link) or a Clover Crochet Hook (link below). I love both of these.
• Removable stitch markers if needed
• Yarn needle to weave in ends
• Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton (affiliate link)
Pistache (light green) 1 skein
Sage (dark green) 1 skein
If gauge is met, other yarns of the same weight can be substituted. Or you can use different weights for bigger or smaller sizes.
• Approx. 100 Yards [91 meters]
The Shamrock body is approx. 8.5 inches across.
• ch- Chain
• dc- Double Crochet
• hdc- Half Double Crochet
• Magic Ring -see below
• sts- Stitches
• Easy/Advanced Beginner
• 9 dc sts and 4 rows = 4” [10 cm]
Many of the supplies can be found at the affiliate links below:
-Stitch counts include chains and slip stitches.
-Slip stitch to the first stitch in round to join.
-Video & written instructions for the pattern are below.
Are you ready to jump on in and try out this method? I get you started by showing you how to begin the magic loop in this video below.
Getting Started on the Shamrock Crochet Potholder:
In Magic Ring: Ch 3 (counts as first dc stitch), dc 1, (ch 3, dc 3) three times, ch 3, dc 1, join.
Ch 3 (counts as first dc st), dc in the next st, *(2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc ) in the next chain space, dc in the next 3 sts*; repeat from * to * three times, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in the next chain space, dc in the last st, join.
Ch 3 (counts as first dc stitch), dc in the next 3 sts, *(dc, ch 2, slip st, ch 2, dc) in the chain space, dc in the next 7 sts*; repeat from * to * three times, (dc, ch 2, slip st, ch 2, dc) in the chain space, dc in the last 3 sts, join.
Do not chain and skip the first 2 sts, 3 dc in each of the next 2 sts, skip next st, slip st across the next 4 chains from the previous round, *skip next sts, 3 dc in each of the next 2 sts, skip next st, sl st in next, skip next st, 3 dc in each of the next 2 sts, skip next st, slip st across the next 4 chains from the previous round*; repeat from * to * until the last 4 sts, skip next st, 3 dc in each of the next 2 sts, skip last st and join to the first st in round. Fasten off yarn and weave in ends.
Chain 26, join to the first stitch in round with a slip stitch. Fasten off and weave in all ends.
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