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Picture of Crocheted, Crochet Hook Storage Case
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Recently, I found a pattern of an Aluminum Crochet Hook Case here:  http://web.archive.org/web/20010820230737/members.aol.com/lffunt/alhookcase.htm., by Priscilla Hewitt.  It made me really happy.  Only one problem, none of my hooks would fit into pockets as narrow of the ones in this pattern.  I have rheumatoid arthritis. I have put a layer of Sugru on all my hooks so that they are less painful to hold.  So I spent several days thinking of how to make these pockets, large handle, friendly.  I finally came up with an idea and it worked.  Hurray!  I have made 3 cases and all my hooks are now organized.  Double hurray!  I will be showing my version of the above pattern.  My thanks to Priscilla Hewitt, for her inspiration.

Step 1:

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Supplies:
110 gm 4 play worsted yarn
4.5 mm crochet hook
Plastic canvas
Yarn needle
Button
Scissors

You will need to know how to do the following stitches:
Sc-single crochet
dc-double crochet
ch-chain
dct- double crochet turn (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LxYpo-tyi8)
 
s2csam1 year ago

I'm having a lot of trouble with step 5 of this pattern. I think I'm following the pattern correctly but after completing step 5 I end up with 2 small open pockets instead of 1 large one. Could anyone give me any suggestions as to where/what they thick I'm doing wrong?

Mazdamp3t s2csam2 months ago
I am too. I have tried and tried ti figure this out. Can someone please help me?
craftknowitall (author)  s2csam3 months ago

You won't end up with the wide pocket until the end of step 6.

I too cannot figure this step out & I really want to make this for my Clover Amour hooks. Can someone help please?
craftknowitall (author) 3 months ago

I am having problems visualizing what your 2 small open pockets look like. Could you take a picture or two and post them so that I can see what you are seeing. Then maybe I can figure it out, unless you live in American Fork, Utah, then I will just come over.

thanks!!! it was hard to do for me but i take it like a challenge and it came quite good :)

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It looks great! Congratulations! and thanks for posting a picture.

nannylaw1 year ago
This is really nice. Is there an instructable for putting a zipper into a crocheted piece? Thanks.
indywave1 year ago
Ok thank you my crocheting needle were all over the place
indywave1 year ago
Are you aloud to enter twice? By the way I loved the instruckable
craftknowitall (author)  indywave1 year ago
"Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize." I just copied and pasted the quote from the front page of the contest. So Yes, you may enter twice, three times or more. Thanks for your comment. Enjoy!