Black and White Can Covers: Small, Medium, & Large

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BLACK AND WHITE CAN COVERS (PA209): SMALL CAN

Easy Skill

Original Design By: Maggie Weldon

Size: Covers 15 oz (Vegetable) Can

Materials:Worsted Weight Yarn:
Black (B) - 2 oz (56 g), 110 yd (100 m);
White (W) - 2 oz (56 g), 110 yd (100 m);
Small amount of Red (R) yarn
Yarn needle
15 oz (Vegetable) Can

Crochet Hook:Size G-6 (4.00 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

 

Abbreviations

ch

chain

rnd

round

dc

double crochet

sl st(s)

slip stitch(es)

rem

remaining

st(s)

stitch(es)

rep

repeat

yo

yarn over

 

To Change Colors
Work last stitch before color change to last step, with new color yo and pull new color through remaining loops on hook. Drop unused color to wrong side. Do not work over unused color.

*For Further Assistance with Changing Colors, see our Help Section on the Website www.MaggiesCrochet.com

CAN COVER
Rnd 1:
(Right Side) Starting at the center bottom, using B, ch 1 (center ch), ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), 11 dc in center ch; join with sl st to first dc. (12 dc)

DO NOT TURN EACH ROUND.

Rnd 2:Ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around; join. (24 dc)
Rnd 3:Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, sc in next dc, 2 sc in next dc, (sc in next 2 dc, 2 sc in next dc) around; join with sl st to back loop of first sc. (32 sc) DO NOT FINISH OFF.

Pattern Rounds
Rnd 4:
Ch 3, working in back loops only, dc in next 3 dc, change color to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, * with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B; rep from * around; with B, join. (4 Black Blocks, 4 White Blocks)
Rnd 5:  With B, ch 3, working in both loops, dc in next 3 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, * change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 6:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, * with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 7:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, * change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc; with B, join.
Rnds 8-11:Rep Pattern Rounds 4-7 once more. Finish off both colors and weave in ends.

Drawstring
With R, ch 100. Finish off and weave in ends.

Finishing
- Slip cover over Vegetable Can.
- Weave drawstring through Rnd 11 and tie in bow at center front.

 

BLACK AND WHITE CAN COVERS (PA208): MEDIUM CAN

Easy Skill

Original Design By: Maggie Weldon

Size: Covers 29 oz (Fruit) Can

Materials:Worsted Weight Yarn:
Black (B) - 2 oz (56 g), 110 yd (100 m);
White (W) - 2 oz (56 g), 110 yd (100 m);
Small amount of Red (R) yarn
Yarn needle
29 oz (Fruit) Can

Crochet Hook: Size G-6 (4.00 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

Abbreviations

ch

chain

rnd

round

dc

double crochet

sl st(s)

slip stitch(es)

rem

remaining

st(s)

stitch(es)

rep

repeat

yo

yarn over

 

To Change Colors
Work last stitch before color change to last step, with new color yo and pull new color through remaining loops on hook. Drop unused color to wrong side. Do not work over unused color.

*For Further Assistance with Changing Colors, see our Help Section on the Website www.MaggiesCrochet.com

CAN COVER
Rnd 1:
(Right Side) Starting at the center bottom, using B, ch 1 (center ch), ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), 11 dc in center ch; join with sl st to first dc. (12 dc)

DO NOT TURN EACH ROUND.

Rnd 2:Ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around; join. (24 dc)
Rnd 3:Ch 3, 2 dc in next dc, (dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc) around; join. (36 dc)
Rnd 4:Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, sc in next 7 dc, 2 sc in next dc, (sc in next 8 dc, 2 sc in next dc) around; join with sl st to back loop of first sc. (40 sc) DO NOT FINISH OFF.

Pattern Rounds
Rnd 5:
Ch 3, working in back loops only, dc in next 3 dc, change color to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, * with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B; rep from * around; with B, join. (5 Black Blocks, 5 White Blocks)
Rnd 6:  With B, ch 3, working in both loops, dc in next 3 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, * change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 7:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, * with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 8:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, * change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc; with B, join.
Rnds 9-14:Rep Pattern Rounds 5-8 once and Pattern Rounds 7-8 once more. Finish off both colors and weave in ends.

Drawstring
With R, ch 125. Finish off and weave in ends.

Finishing
- Slip cover over Fruit Can.
- Weave drawstring through Rnd 14 and tie in bow at center front.

 

BLACK AND WHITE CAN COVERS (PA207): LARGE CAN

Easy Skill

Original Design By: Maggie Weldon

Size: Covers 49 oz Coffee Can

Materials:Worsted Weight Yarn:
Black (B) - 3 oz, (84 g), 165 yd, (150 m)
White (W) - 2 oz (56 g), 110 yd (100 m);
Small amount of Red (R) yarn
Yarn needle
49 oz Coffee Can

Crochet Hook:Size G-6 (4.00 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

Abbreviations

ch

chain

rnd

round

dc

double crochet

sl st(s)

slip stitch(es)

rem

remaining

st(s)

stitch(es)

rep

repeat

yo

yarn over

 

To Change Colors
Work last stitch before color change to last step, with new color yo and pull new color through remaining loops on hook. Drop unused color to wrong side. Do not work over unused color.

*For Further Assistance with Changing Colors, see our Help Section on the Website www.MaggiesCrochet.com

CAN COVER
Rnd 1:
(Right Side) Starting at the center bottom, using B, ch 1 (center ch), ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), 11 dc in center ch; join with sl st to first dc. (12 dc)

DO NOT TURN EACH ROUND.

Rnd 2:Ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around; join. (24 dc)
Rnd 3:Ch 3, 2 dc in next dc, (dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc) around; join. (36 dc)
Rnd 4:Ch 3, dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc, (dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc in next dc) around; join. (48 dc)
Rnd 5:Ch 3, dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc in next dc, (dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in next dc) around; join. (60 dc)
Rnd 6:  Ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in next dc, (dc in next 4 dc, 2 dc in next dc) around; join. (72 dc) DO NOT FINISH OFF.

Pattern Rounds
Rnd 7:
Ch 3, working in back loops only, dc in next 3 dc, change color to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, * with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B; rep from * around; with B, join. (9 Black Blocks, 9 White Blocks)
Rnd 8:With B, ch 3, working in both loops, dc in next 3 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, * change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 9:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W, * with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, change to W; rep from * around; with W, join.
Rnd 10:With W, ch 3, dc in next 3 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc, * change to W, with W, dc in next 4 dc, change to B, with B, dc in next 4 dc; with B, join.
Rnds 11-20:Rep Pattern Rounds 7-10 twice and Pattern Rounds 7-8 once more. Finish off both colors and weave in ends.

Drawstring
With R, ch 150. Finish off and weave in ends.

Finishing
- Slip cover over Coffee Can.
- Weave drawstring through Rnd 20 and tie in bow at center front

 

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