Trendy Square Crochet Pot Holder

Always practical in any kitchen a pot holder is always a great gift-idea. Made in a circular motion, the single crochet stitches are worked in the same direction to keep a clean and lean look. The dimensions are ca. 6 1/2 in. x 6 1/2 in. (16 cm x 16 cm).

Materials Needed for this Circular to Square Crochet Pot Holder

1 crochet thread cotton blue-green (size 3)
1 crochet thread cotton white (size 3)
1 crochet hook 3.5 mm (E-4)
scissors

Instructions on How to Make this Square Pot Holder

Use the blue-green thread make a slip knot. Make a loop with the thread and start

  • 1st round: 6 sc (single crochet) and connect with 1 sl st (slip stitch).
  • 2nd round: 1 cs (chain stitch) and 2 sc in each previous sc for a total of 12 sc, connect with 1 sl st.
  • 3rd round: 1 cs, repeat 4x [3 sc in first of previous sc and 1 sc in each previous 2 sc] to make a square, connect with 1 sl st.
  • 4th round: 1 cs, repeat 4x [3 sc in first of previous sc and 1 sc in each previous 4 sc], connect with 1 sl st.
  • 5th to 30th round: 1 cs, repeat 4x [3 sc in first of previous sc and 1 sc in each previous sc by adding 2 sc to each straight row-section], connect with 1 sl st.
  • 31st round: Change thread to white crochet threat and proceed the last sc-row as before.
  • 32th round: Make the finishing slip stitches in this row and in first corner chain 10 stitches, sl st into next sc, 1 cs, 12 sc around chain, sl st onto project and sl st around project.

About Creative Valérie

Creative Valérie enjoys crocheting in her free time. Having so many crochet ideas, she likes to share her crochet projects with tutorials on her website as well as on social media. For over 20 years Creative Valérie has made numerous crochet projects for family and friends. Just recently she decided to take her hobby to the next level and share her newest projects on her website as well as on social media.

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