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What's a better gift for Father's Day (or any day of the year) than a crocheted tie.
With these three tie patterns you could make a gift for any man in your life, or better yet, make one for yourself.
This pattern is property of everydaywomancrochet designs by Sheri K. Please do not reprint or distribute this pattern in any way.
I do give permission for the purchaser of this pattern to sell any finished products they create from the pattern.
Basic Skills Necessary:
All stitches marked with an * have photo illustrations included in the pattern.
Tie # 1: Subtle Stripes = chain, slip stitch, half double crochet, *ribbed half double crochet, *ribbed decrease
Tie # 2: Stars & Stripes = chain, slip stitch, working in back loop only, half double crochet, *beginning star stitch, *star stitch.
Tie # 3: Tunisian Stripes = chain, *tunisian simple stitch, *standard reverse pass, *tunisian bar stitch, *tunisian simple stitch 2 together, *changing colors for the next forward pass
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
Subtle Stripes:60 inches long x 3 1/2 inches wide
Stars & Stripes: 55 1/2 inches long x 2 3/4 inches wide.
Tunisian Stripes: 56 inches long x 1 3/4 inches wide
Subtle Stripes: Red Heart Boutique Unforgettable Medium weight yarn oApproximately 190 yds #3960/Tidal Crochet hook size G/6-4.00mm or size required to obtain gauge
Stars & Stripes: Red Heart Anne Geddes Baby Light Weight Yarn o70 yds #261/Tangerine o50 yds #827/BlueJay o50 yds #556/Jam Crochet hook size G/6-4.00mm or size required to obtain gauge.
Tunisian Stripes: Southmaid Size 10 crochet thread o75 yds #401/Orchid Pink o50 yds #012/Black o50 yds #420/Cream Crochet hook size B/1-2.25mm
Subtle Stripes: Working in half double crochet ribbing stitch: 12 half double crochet x 7 rows = 2 inches square.
Stars & Stripes: Working in Star Stitch pattern stitch: 5 stitches x 5 rows = 2 inches square.
Tunisian Stripes: Working in Tunisian Simple Stitch: 18 Tss x 14 rows = 2 inches square.