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Sept 2017: Hexagon Month

Hi everyone, and welcome to September here at CypressTextiles.net – It’s Hexagon Month, and I’m celebrating my favorite shape in crochet: the sexy hexie!

[Related: Geometric Lace Blanket FO Gallery]

Calendar

Note: Links will become live as they are published. Most recent photo of projects will be included as they become available.

Sept 7 – YouTube Tutorial Video


Joining Method: Continuous Flat Braid Join for Hexagons (CJAYG)

– YouTube Video: Part 1 | Part 2

Full blog post link (Written instruction)

Ravelry Link

Sept 12 – Pattern Release

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Autumn Blues
: A decidedly broody fall blanket made in shades of orange and blue in Scheepjes Cotton 8, using continuous FBJ for hexagons in a daring navy.

Full blog post link (With links to pattern and lots of photos)

Sept 14 – YouTube Tutorial Video


Joining Method: Whip St for Hexagons

– YouTube Video: Link

Full blog post link (Written instruction)

Ravelry Link

Sept 21 – YouTube Tutorial Video


Joining Method: Continuous Single Crochet Join for Hexagons (CJAYG)

– YouTube Video: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

Full blog post link (Written instruction)

– Ravelry Link

Sept 25 – YouTube Tutorial Video

Joining Method: Granny St Join-as-you-go (JAYG)

– YouTube Video: Link

– Full blog post link (Written instruction)

– Ravelry Link

Sept 26 – Free Pattern


Sunshine Blanket: A super cute circle surrounded by fun rays of granny stitch that transitions to a hexagon shape. These motifs made in Cotton 8 are joined as-you-go on the final round. It’s a classic method that will have you feeling some crafty nostalgia or some excitement to try something new!!

– Full blog post link

– Ravelry Link

Sept 28 – YouTube Tutorial Video

Joining Method: Continuous Granny St Join for Hexagons (CJAYG)

– YouTube Video: Part 1 | Part 2

– Full blog post link

– Ravelry Link

Sept 30 – Free Pattern


Full and Half Motif: Cozy Flowers blanket Pattern made in Scheepjes yarn Sweet Treat* and Catona* (held together) using the continuous granny st join demonstrated in this week’s YouTube tutorial

– Full blog post link (Written instruction)

– Ravelry Link

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16 replies »

  1. Oh Rachele, these are all gorgeous. I’m currently making the Weekender blanket by Sandra Cherry Heart for my daughter. She loves hexies too. I really like all these blocks and can’t wait to see more. Thank you.

  2. Hi Rachele, will the instructions be sent out to our emails each month? It is beautiful! Can’t wait.

  3. Is there a pattern for the cozy flower blanket i’m not sure which you tube video is for the cozy flowers balnket i don’t wanyt to miss it i think it is wonderful