The Simply Cheerful Crochet Trivets/Coasters are cute little trivets that can also be used as coasters that you can take with you to your next get together to give the hostess a thoughtful gift. Looks equally lovely in sold colors or multi color rounds to use up some scrap yarn. A fabulous beginner project!
Watch a full video tutorial on how to make the Simply Cheerful Crochet Trivets/Coasters:
- 5.0mm (H) crochet hook
- Brightly colored cotton yarn in color(s) of your choice
- Tapestry needle
- Each coaster/trivet is about 5 inches across
Tutorial Links & Abbreviations:
Note: If making a multi colored trivet, switch colors after each round.
Ch 6, then work a sl st into the furthest ch to form a ring.
Round 1: Ch 3 (counts as a dc), the work 11 dc into the center of the ring, join with a sl st to close round.
Round 2: Ch 3 (counts as a dc), then work 1 dc into the first space, then *2 dc into the next space, repeat from * to end of round, join with a sl st to join round.
Round 3: Ch 4 (counts as a dc, ch 1), *(1 dc, ch 1) into next space, repeat from * to end of round, join with a sl st to join round.
Round 4: Repeat round 2 and fasten off.
Weave in the ends and you’re all finished!