Crochet covered hangers

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by stilwellchick, Jun 26, 2008.

  1. stilwellchick

    stilwellchick Songster

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    Does anyone have a pattern or instructions for crocheting covers on clothes hangers? I really like the ones that have clothes pins crocheted along the edge to hang scarves etc. too. Anyone's grandma ever make these?
     
  2. DuckLady

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    My Mom used to make them all the time. I don't think she had a pattern, though. Looking at one here, it looks like she just did a shell pattern for the length of the wooden hangar for two rows and finished it off. Then she did the same again.
    I can't tell if it is hand stitched togethed or crocheted a slip stitch enclosing the hangar, but the way she did it, the shells are round side up on both sides.
    It looks like baby yarn and a small hook, maybe an a, b or c.
     
  3. equus2

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