Maggie’s Kitchen

This pattern for crocheted potholders (or hot pads, or dishrags) is written especially for novice crocheters!  You can easily customize the size, then choose from 5 edging choices! 

Many thanks to Bea Aarebrot, whose Crocheted Potholder pattern inspired this design.

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Pattern Info

Finished Size: 4.25″ (11 cm) finished diameter, before edging. You can easily customize the size by changing the number of rounds.

Yarn: Cotton Classic by Tahki Stacy Charles, Inc (100% mercerized cotton, 108 yds/100 m, 1.75 oz/50 g). Use small amounts of harmonious colors.

Hook: US D (3.25 mm) or size needed to achieve the required gauge. A firm gauge is necessary for practical potholders.

Gauge: 6 sts = 1″ (2.5 cm) in double crochet worked in the round.

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