is a great little
All you need is fabric, crochet cotton…
a needle & hook.
To make my Yo-Yo’s
I used one of those fancy Yo-Yo makers.
(30mm – Clover)
But I am sure the nimbled fingered amongst you
will be able to produce them just as quickly
To allow me to crochet around the yo-yo,
I chose to blanket stitch around my fabric rounds.
(I used crochet cotton)
As you can see from thesee projects,
‘Kaffe’ Fusion blanket
‘Sweet Nothings’ napkins
the blanket stitch is not only useful, quick to do,
but also adds a nice look to your work.
The doily section of the Croyo-Yo
is really simple.
It consists of chain & single crochet
Fabric to fit a 30MM Yo-Yo maker
30MM Yo-Yo maker (Clover)
3 ply soft crochet thread
Cotton sewing thread
2.00mm crochet hook
To create the ‘Cro’ of Croyo-Yo;
Step 1: Make your fabric Yo-Yo as per the
making sure you fasten off the fabric Yo-Yo
to create a nice center point.
Step 2: Blanket stitch around your fabric
leaving approximately 7mm space between each stitch. Fasten off.
Step 3: Crochet your fabric Yo-Yo
Crochet How – To
*Dc2 (double crochet) into the first Blanket Stitch space on your fabric
Repeat from * all around your fabric Yo-Yo.
Join with Slip St to first dc in Round 1.
Ch3 (chain), *skip 2dc, dc in next dc, ch3; Repeat from * all around
Join with Slip st to first dc in Round 1.
Ch20 (chain), join with Slip st in first dc in Round 1.
Quick & Easy
Christmas decorations to go.