Crochet covered hangers

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

  1. stilwellchick

    stilwellchick Songster

    Jun 16, 2007
    Stilwell, KS
    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

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    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

    equus2 Songster

    Last edited: Mar 11, 2009

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