Cafe Curtain - Free Crochet Pattern

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CAFÉ CURTAIN

Designed by Premier Yarns Design Team

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Width: 36"

Length: 27" (without Loops)

 

MATERIALS

Premier® Yarns Afternoon Cotton (100% Egyptian Giza mercerized cotton; 50gm/136 yds)

Hook: US Size F-5 (3.75 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions: Tapestry needle

 

GAUGE

18dc x 8 rows = 4"

Save time, check your gauge.

 

STITCH GUIDE

Squares Patt (mult of 32 ch + 6)

Picot: Ch 3, sl st in last dc worked.

 

Abbreviations

beg        begin(ning)

ch           chain

dc           double crochet

hk           hook

rep         repeat(ing)

sc            single crochet

sk            skip

sp           space   

st(s)       stitch(es)

 

CURTAIN

Ch 166.

Row 1: (RS) Dc in 4th ch from hook (skipped ch count as first dc), [dc in next ch] across. – 164 dc

Row 2: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 16 dc, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 8 times; rep from * across to last 2 ch, dc in each of last 2 ch.

 

Squares Patt Rows

Row 3: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *[dc in next dc, ch 1] 8 times, dc in each of next 16 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 4: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 4 dc, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 4 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 4 times, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 5: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *[dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 5 dc, ch 1, [dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp] twice, dc in next dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 4 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 6: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 4 dc, [ch 1, dc in each of next 5 dc] twice, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 7: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *[dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 5 dc, ch 1, [dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next dc] twice, dc in next dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 4 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 8: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 4 dc, [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 4 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 4 times, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 9: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *[dc in next dc, ch 1] 8 times, dc in each of next 16 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 10: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *[ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 8 times, [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 8 times; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 11: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 16 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] 8 times; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 12: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, * [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 4 times, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 4 dc, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 4 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 13: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 5 dc, ch 1, [dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp] twice, dc in next dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 4 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 14: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, * [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 4 dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 5 dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 5 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 15: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 5 dc, ch 1, [dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next dc] twice, dc in next dc, ch 1, dc in each of next 4 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, dc in next ch-1 sp] twice, dc in each of next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] twice; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 16: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, * [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 4 times, [ch 1, dc in next dc] twice, dc in each of next 4 dc, [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 4 times, dc in each of next 4 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 17: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, *dc in each of next 16 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 1] 8 times; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

Row 18: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, * [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 8 times, [ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc] 8 times; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc.

 

Work Rows 3-18 of Squares Patt again, then Rows 3-17 once more.

 

Next Row: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, * [dc in next ch-1 sp, dc in next dc] 8 times, dc in each of next 16 dc; rep from * across to last 2 dc, dc in each of last 2 dc. – 164 dc

Last Row: Ch 3, turn, [dc in next dc] across to end.

Fasten off.

 

Bottom Edging

Row 1: With right side facing, working in unused lps on other side of starting ch, join with slst to first ch, ch 3, dc in next ch, picot, [dc in each of next 3 ch, picot] across, ending dc in each of next 2 ch. (Leave turning ch unworked) – 163 dc.

Row 2: Ch 5 (counts as first dc and ch-2), turn, skip next 2 dc, [dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2 dc] across to last dc, dc in last dc.

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, (sc, 3 dc, sc) in each ch-2 sp across.

Fasten off.

 

Hanging Loops

First Loop

With right side facing, working in last row of Curtain, join with sl st to first dc.

Row 1: Ch 3 (counts as first dc, now and throughout, dc in each of next 7 dc. Leave remaining sts unworked. – 8 dc

Row 2: Ch 3, turn, [dc in next dc] across.

Rep Row 2, 8 more times. Fasten off leaving long end for sewing.

 

Second Loop

With right side facing, working in last row of Curtain, skip next 11 dc, join with sl st to next dc.

Work Rows 1-10 of First Loop.

 

Third Loop

With right side facing, working in last row of Curtain, skip next 12 dc, join with sl st to next dc.

Work Rows 1-10 of First Loop.

 

Repeat Second and Third Loops twice more (9 loops)

 

FINISHING

Fold over each hanging loop and using long end and tapestry needle, sew the last row worked along the top of Row 3, to form a loop. Fasten off.

 

Weave in all ends.

Block to size.

 

 

 

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