Clorox Wipes Crayon Sleeve

Free Crochet Pattern

Clorox wipes crayon sleeve, free crochet pattern. Clorox wipes crayon sleeve, free crochet pattern.

Clorox Wipes Crayon Sleeve

by: funkifybers.com

Teacher appreciation day is coming up, what better way to celebrate the teachers in your life than with a handmade gift.  Clorox Wipes are super helpful keeping the classroom tidy and now they can be super cute too.  This pattern uses easy single crochet stitches, and the surface slip stitch technique.  It’s easy to make and its also a great scrap buster because crayons can be any color.

Finished Size:

13 1/2in. round by 7 1/2in. tall

Supplies:

  • Lion Brand 24/7 Cotton (or any medium weight yarn)
    • Black
      • Any 10 colors of your choosing I chose the following:
      • Navy
      • Grass
      • Aqua
      • Purple
      • Magenta
      • Rose
      • Red
      • Golden Rod
      • Tangerine
      • Jade
  • 4.0mm Hook
  • Needle for weaving in ends


Stitches:

CH – Chain

SC – Single Crochet

SS – Slip Stitch

SC2Tog – Single Crochet 2 Stitches Together

SC3Tog – Single Crochet 3 Stitches Together

Notes:

    • Need a refresher on any of these stitches? Click the links above, and/or some links are provided throughout the pattern.
    • Pattern is worked in rows then seemed to make tube shape.
    • Please do not copy or distribute pattern as your own.
    • This post may contain affiliated links.


Crayon Sleeve Body:

In your first color (I choose Rose) CH31,

Row 1: In the back chain loops, SC in the 2nd CH from hook and in each CH space, CH1, turn work. (30SC)

  • Click here to see a quick tip how crocheting in the back chain loop.

Rows 2 through 5: SC in each stitch across, CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Row 6: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 2nd color (I chose Red), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

  • Click here to see a quick tip how to change yarn color.
  • If you would like to avoid weaving in row ends, click here for an alternative method, encasing the tail ends.

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    Rows 1 through 6 complete, 1st color change made.

Rows 7 through 11: Repeat row 2.

Row 12: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 3rd color (I chose Magenta), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 13 through 17: Repeat row 2.

Row 18: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 4th color (I chose Purple), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 19 through 23: Repeat row 2.

Row 24: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 5th color (I chose Blue), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 25 through 29: Repeat row 2.

Row 30: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 6th color (I chose Aqua), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 31 through 35: Repeat row 2.

Row 36: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 7th color (I chose Jade), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 37 through 41: Repeat row 2.

Row 42: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 8th color (I chose Grass), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 43 through 47: Repeat row 2.

Row 48: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 9th color (I chose Golden Rod), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 49: through 53: Repeat row 2.

Row 54: SC in each stitch across and change yarn color on last stitch to your 10th color (I chose Tangerine), CH1, turn work. (30SC)

Rows 55 through 60: Repeat row 2, fasten off and weave in ends.

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Rows 1 through 60 complete.
Crayon Tips:

With the front side facing you, tie a slip not in the first crayon color that’s on the far right side.

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Rose is the first color, this is the color to your fare right with the right side facing.

Row 1: Surface slip stitch in each row of color 1, CH1 turn work (5SS)

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Row one complete, Notice you have 5 stitches.

Row 2: SC in each SS, CH1, turn work. (5SC)

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Insert hook through both SS loops.
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Row 2 complete.

Row 3: SC2Tog over the next 2 stitches, SC in the next stitch, SC2Tog over the last 2 stitches, CH1, turn work. (3SC)

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Row 3 complete.

Row 4: SC in each stitch across, CH1, turn work. (3SC)

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Row 4 complete.

Row 5: SC3Tog over the next 3 stitches, fasten off, weave in ends. (1SC)

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One crayon tip complete.

Repeat Rows 1 through 5 for each crayon color.  You may need to block your piece at this point do this before you do the surface slip stitching.

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This is what you should have after all crayon tips are complete.
Surface Slip Stitch:

Create the crayon details using your black yarn and the surface slip stitch technique, for a quick tip on this technique, click here.

  1. Insert hook in the first hole in the second row from top of crayon, this is where you begin the first SS.

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    Place your first SS here.
  2. SS into each space directly next to previous space, keeping a straight line.

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    The arrows point to where you will insert hook, inline across entire piece.
  3. Fasten off when you have made your final SS and pull yarn through the back.

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    1st stripe complete.
  4. Weave in Ends.
  5. In the same manner add the strip below the first strip.
  6. From the beginning point of the first row, skip one space then begin in next space.

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    Hook is pointing to beginning space.
  7. SS creating a double line.

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    After the second surface slip stitch line is made.
  8. With right side facing turn work so the bottom of crayons are on top.
  9. Begin in the upper right corner, skip the first two holes spaces and insert hook into 3rd hole space from top.

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    Begin bottom crayon bands where hook is inserted.
  10. In the same manner as above create two double lines on the bottom of each crayon.

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    All crayon bands are added.
  11. Now we make the ovals.  We are using the same surface slip stitching technique.
  12. Find the starting point.  To do this count 3 rows in any given color, this is your center row.  From the top crayon band in the center row, count 5 holes, in the 6th hole insert hook and begin the oval pattern.
  13. Follow the picture below to complete the oval pattern.
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    Orange indicates starting point, and each pink dot is where you will insert hook.
    crochet clorox wipes crayon sleeve free pattern
    Starting point.
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    1st curve.
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    Around first curve.
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    Half oval.

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    Oval complete, pull through tail end.
  14. Heres what you should have.

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    All surface slip stitching done.
Finish Up:
  1. Fold the piece in half with the wrong side facing out.
  2. Line up open ends.
  3. Going through both pieces of fabric SC in each stitch to ends of row (30SC)

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    Begin seam.
  4. Fasten off and weave in ends.
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    All seamed up.

     

    Turn it right side out and slip it over your Clorox wipe container and your done.

    Clorox wipes crayon sleeve, free crochet pattern.
    Enjoy!

    Feel free to contact me if you have any issues with this pattern or just to share; funkifybers@gmail.com