Crocheted Snowflake Table Runner
Get into the Christmas spirit by hooking this Crocheted Snowflake Table Runner. This is one of the best holiday-themed free crochet patterns and it's particularly great because it can be used all winter. Each beautiful crocheted snowflake is detailed enough but when you put them all together, they make a gorgeous and festive table runner. This tutorial uses four different colors of yarn but you can customize it to your own decor colors so that it will blend in perfectly on the dining room table. It's easy to crochet and will look fabulous in any home.
Time to CompleteWeekend project
- 1 skein of RED HEART With Love: 1803 Blue Hawaii A
- 1 skein of RED HEART With Love: 1621 Evergreen B
- 1 skein of RED HEART With Love: 1704 Bubblegum C
- 1 skein of RED HEART With Love: 1909 Holly Berry D
- Susan Bates brand Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9]
- Yarn needle
Directions for runner:
Motif (make 28 – 9 with A, 9 with B, 6 with C, and 4 with D) Make an adjustable ring. Round 1 (right side): Ch 4
Round 1 (right side): Ch 4 (counts as first dc, ch 1), dc in ring, *(ch 1, dc) in ring; repeat from * 9 times, ch 1; join with slip st in 3rd ch of beginning ch¬—12 dc and 12 ch-1 spaces. Pull gently, but firmly, on tail to tighten ring.
Round 2: Slip st in first ch-1 space, sc in same space, ch 8, sc in next ch-1 space, sc in next dc, *sc in next ch-1 space, ch 8, sc in next ch-1 space, sc in next dc; repeat from * 4 times; join with slip st in first sc—18 sc and 6 ch-8 spaces.
Round 3: Work ([4 sc, picot] 3 times, 4 sc) in first ch-8 space (spoke made), skip next sc, slip st in next 2 sc, *([4 sc, picot] 3 times, 4 sc) in next ch-8 space, skip next sc, slip st in next 2 sc; repeat from * 4 times; join with slip st in first sc—6 spokes. Fasten off.
Directions for finishing:
With right sides facing, arrange motifs as shown in the assembly diagram. With wrong sides of neighboring spokes held together and matching center picots, sew through ch-4 spaces of center picots to join, matching yarn to one or the other color. Weave in ends.
Wet block runner by stretching spokes of each motif evenly, pin in place, and spray with water. Allow to dry thoroughly before handling.
- A, B, C
- color A, Color B, Color C, etc.
- double crochet
- single crochet
- ( )
- work directions in parentheses into same st
- [ ]
- work directions in brackets the number of times specified
- repeat whatever follows the * as indicated
GAUGE: 1 motif = 6" (15 cm) from point to point, stretched. Gauge is not critical for this project but keep tension tight.
-Runner is made from 28 snowflake motifs arranged into 3 rows of 9, 10, and 9 motifs each.
Each motif is worked in joined rounds with right side facing at all times.
-Motifs are sewn to neighboring motifs through center picots in the last rounds. Hold the motifs with wrong sides together as you sew through ch-4 spaces.
-Make and join motifs to neighboring motifs according to Assembly Diagram and instructions.
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