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After using the Thermal Stitch for multiple different patterns, I had so many requests for a crochet potholder pattern that I went right to work and made a free pattern for it. It sure is very easy to create and you can make as many as you like for yourself or to give as gifts.
I am sure anyone would appreciate a handmade crocheted potholder as a present. I know for sure I will make many for my mom for Mother’s Day and her birthday. And as I know my grandmother well, she will want several of them for Christmas.
In fact, I will also create a lot for myself. I even think these potholders make great washcloths too. As I am writing this, I realize I do need some new washcloths. So, I will create more and I will show them off on my social media pages. So be sure to follow me! I have some nice color choices and combinations in my mind.
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As mentioned the potholder pattern is crocheted using the Thermal Stitch which is also known as the Double Thick Crochet Stitch. I have an extremely detailed photo and video tutorial available for you as well.
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Ok, so let’s get started with this quick and easy pattern.
How to crochet the Potholder Pattern
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6.5 x 6.5 inches
Measured only from one side: 3 thermal stitches x 2 rows
Be sure to LEARN how to crochet the THERMAL STITCH first by clicking HERE
1 sc in each ch (going into the back bump) starting from the 2nd ch from the hook, turn (16 sts)
Row 2 – 24:
ch 1, 1 sc as a thermal stitch in each st, turn (16 sts)
ch 1, 1 sc as a thermal stitch where you go thru both the front and back loop as well as the skipped loop from the below row (16 sts)
Adding a loop as a hanger:
Crochet 8 chainless foundation single crochets, then slip stitch back to the starting point
Fasten off and weave in the ends.
Easy, right? I hope you enjoyed this pattern. Please tag me using #nickishomemadecrafts on social media if you share a picture of you making the pattern. I would love to share it!