Loops & Threads® T-Shirt™ Rug (Crochet)

You'll love the feel of this yarn under your feet! Crochet this fabulous rug using T-Shirt™ yarn, a unique yarn that has a t-shirt look and works up quickly! Perfect for making items such as bags, rugs and coasters and features a bright, fun colour pallet.

Skill Level: Intermediate

 
 

Uses Recycled Items: No

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Materials

  • Loops & Threads® T-Shirt™ (6.3 oz./180 ga.; 100 yds./91m) Yarn – Candy Corn (7 Balls)
  • Crochet Hook, Size U.S. K/10½ (6.5mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
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Instructions

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 22" (56cm) wide x 32" (81.5cm) long

GAUGE: 9 sc and 11 rows = 4" (10cm)

Abbreviations

approx = approximate(ly)
beg = begin(ing)
ch = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
dcbp = yoh and draw up a loop around post of next stitch at back of work, inserting hook from right to left. (yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice - 1 dcbp made.
dcfp = yoh and draw up a loop around post of next stitch at front of work, inserting hook from right to left. (yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice - 1 dcfp made.
pat = pattern
rs= right side
sc= single crochet
trfp = (yoh) twice and draw up a loop around post of next stitch at front of work, inserting hook from right to left. (yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 3 times – 1trfp made.
yoh = yarn over hook

 

INSTRUCTIONS

Note: Ch 3 at beg of row counts as dc.

Ch 58.

1st row: (RS). 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). 1 dc in each ch to end of chain. 56 dc. Turn.

2nd row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 7 dc. *1 dcbp around next st. 1 dc in next dc. 1 dcbp around each of next 4 sts. 1 dc in next dc. 1 dcbp around next st. 1 dc in each of next 8 dc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

3rd row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 7 dc. *1 dcfp around next st. 1 dc in next dc. 1 dcfp around each of next 4 sts. 1 dc in next dc. 1 dcfp around next st. 1 dc in each of next 8 dc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

4th row: As 2nd row.

5th row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 7 dc. *1 dcfp around next st. 1 dc in next dc. Miss next 2 sts. 1 trfp around each of next 2 sts. 1 trfp around 1stmissed st. 1 trfp around next missed st - cable made. 1 dc in next dc. 1 dcfp around next st. 1 dc in each of next 8 dcfp. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

Rep 2nd to 5th rows for Cable Pat until work from beg measures approx. 32" (81.5 cm), ending with a 4th row of pat.

Next row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each st to end of row. 56 dc.

Fasten off.