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May’s Monthly Newsletter Hook-up: Space

I decided to start a monthly newsletter to keep you updated with what I’ve been up to!

— Links —

Millennium Falcon Pattern: http://louiesloops.com/2017/05/how-to-crochet-the-millennium-falcon.html
Stars Pattern: Live tomorrow!
Rocket Pattern: Live 5/30, but you can get early access at http://www.clubcrochet.com!
Yoda Pattern: https://www.etsy.com/listing/259942141/pdf-pattern-for-crocheted-yoda-from-star
Princess Leia Pattern: https://www.etsy.com/listing/504537631/pdf-pattern-for-crocheted-princess-leia
Yoda Kits: https://www.etsy.com/listing/518414694/kit-to-crochet-a-mini-yoda-amigurumi

Get early access, extra patterns, and even kits at http://www.clubcrochet.com!

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How to Crochet: Stars (Multiple sizes)

Materials needed:crocheted stars
-Yellow Yarn
-Size US-G/4.00 mm Crochet Hook
-Needle to sew in ends

Stitches used:
-Ch : Chain
-Sc : Single Crochet
-Dec/Inc : Decrease/Increase
-Hdc : Half-double crochet
-M.p : Mini Picot (2:00)
-St : Stitch or stitches

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(1:22) Small Stars
Ch 2 or use magic hoop method
Rnd 1: Working into the 2nd ch from hook, [sc, m.p] x5
Ss into first sc made, cut and pull through. Hide the end into the star using an invisible end [See 4:10 in video]

Making the Mini Picots

(5:42) Medium Star
Ch 2 or use magic hoop method
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook or into magic hoop (5)Rnd 2: [sc, m.p, sc] in each st around (10)
Ss into first sc made, cut and pull through. Hide the end into the star using an invisible end.

Making the invisible end (Part 1)

Making the invisible end (Part 2)

(10:09) Large Star
Ch 2 or use magic hoop method
Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook or into magic hoop (5)
Rnd 2: inc x 5 (10)
Rnd 3: sc in first, then repeat this: {[hdc, m.p, hdc], ss in next} x 5 (15)
Cut and pull through. Hide the end into the star using an invisible end .

Finally finish up by igniting the highly pressurized gas center through nuclear fusion to get it shinning bright!

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How to Crochet: The Millennium Falcon

Millennium Falcon

Materials needed:
-Worsted Weight yarn (Two types Greys)
-Size US-G/4.00 mm Crochet Hook
-Needle to sew in ends
-Small amount of stuffing

Stitches used:
-Ch : Chain
-Sc : Single Crochet
-Dec/Inc : Decrease/Increase
-St : Stitch or stitches

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– Bottom [All Beige] –
Ch 2 or use magic hoop method
(2:38) Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook or into magic hoop (6)
(3:14) Rnd 2: inc (sc 2) in each st around (12)
(4:12) Rnd 3: [sc, inc] x 6 (18)
(5:14) Rnd 4: [ch 4, skip first 2 chs, sc, hdc, working into last st and next st, dec]
Ss, [ch 4, skip first 2 chs, sc, hdc, Working into last st and next st, dec] ss in last, cut and pull through leaving a long(ish) end

– Top –
Ch 2 or use magic hoop method
(9:30) Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook or into magic hoop (6)
(9:50) Rnd 2: Working in BLO, inc (sc 2) in each st around (12)
[4 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 1 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 1 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 3 Beige]
(13:03) Rnd 3: [sc, inc] x 5, m.p (ch 2, ss in 2nd ch from the hook), sc, inc (18 + m.p)
[7 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 1 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 1 Beige, 1 Beige/Grey, 6 Beige]
(16:52) Rnd 4: [ch 4, skip first 2 chs, sc, hdc, working into last st and next st, dec]
Ss, [ch 4, skip first 2 chs, sc, hdc, Working into last st and next st, dec] ss in last, cut and pull through leaving a long(ish) end

(19:59) Add detail using the long beginning tail. Just some horizontal lines.
Add a bullion knots for the satellite dish.

 

(24:20) Sew the halves together using the long end of the top half, work only into the back loops. Make sure to stuff very slightly before finishing sewing together.

(32:37) Add the back lights in light blue.

Finally, just defeat the Empire to finish it up!

 


Louie’s Loops Live: Monster Mondays ~ Ep 8

 

Every week I crochet a new original character based on a sketch! This week’s monster is the first Special Guest monster made by Mary Doodles!!

Watch live starting at 5pm PST right here!!

 

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Welcome to Monster Mondays, where I crochet a completely original creation! Join the chat where you get to talk with me, choose a name and vote on next weeks monster!

This video is brought to you by viewers like you on Patreon! See ways you can support while getting loads of extra content here: http://www.Patreon.com/louiesloops

New live stream every Monday and Thursday! Subscribe and push notifications to get notified when I go live!

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– Featured Pattern: Captain America –

Louie’s Loops Live: Monster Mondays ~ Ep 5

 

Every week I crochet a new original character based on a sketch! Here’s this weeks!

Bummer you missed it, but I’m live every Monday and Thursday at 5pm now! So I’ll see you then!

 


Today I’m making a fan’s drawing! Thanks to @nuniabussiness2 for sending me a drawing! You can send me drawings on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @louiesloops, make sure to add #crochetitlouie so I find it!!

Welcome to Monster Mondays, where I crochet a completely original creation! Join the chat where you get to talk with me, choose a name and vote on next weeks monster!

This video is brought to you by viewers like you on Patreon. See ways you can support while getting loads of extra content here: http://www.Patreon.com/louiesloops

New live stream every Monday and Thursday! Subscribe and push notifications to get notified when I go live!

Help out on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/louiesloops

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Featured Pattern: Bob the Insominable Snowman

Super Mario Amigurumi

 

Pattern can be downloaded immediately after purchase

Have your own crocheted Mario sitting safe and sound on your dresser or hanging on your back pack! This little Mario from Super Mario Bros miniature amigurumi measures about 2 inches tall when finished and includes 5 unique video tutorials to help you get through the tough parts!

*Includes video tutorials for the more difficult parts of the pattern!*
*Teaches you how to make Luigi too!*

Materials needed:

– Worsted Weight yarn
– Size US-G/4.00mm
– Needle to sew in ends
– Scissors
– A small amount of stuffing
– Pipe cleaner

Stitches used:

– Sl.st (slip stitch)
– Sc (Single crochet)
– Dec (Decrease)
– Bo (Bobble stitch)

Difficulty: ● ● ● ○ ○

 

*Includes video tutorials!*

Louie’s Loops Live: Monster Mondays ~ Ep 2


Welcome to Monster Mondays, where I make a completely 100% original crocheted creature!

Join the conversation here: http://www.youtube.com/user/louiesloops/live

This video is brought to you by viewers like you on Patreon! See ways you can support while getting loads of extra content here: http://www.Patreon.com/louiesloops

New live stream every Monday and Thursday! Subscribe and push notifications to get notified when I go live!

Help out on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/louiesloops

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Louie’s Loops Live: BMO iPhone Case

Testing testing 1.. 2.. 3… ahem..

Welcome to the first ever Louie’s Loops live!!  Just a warning, I really am not sure what I’m doing… so sorry in advance for any technical difficulties!  You can get today’s pattern or buy one here:

Buy the Pattern!! || Buy the phone case itself!


Thanks so much to Tessa Kammer for buying this case! If you would like to support these videos and help me make more please visit Patreon.com/LouiesLoops or consider buying my patterns or items at louiesloops.etsy.com (link should be in the description).  And let me know if you’d like me to do a lifestream of what you’d like me to make!!

Feel free to ask any questions in the comments!!

Have something you want me to make? Let me know in the comments!!

How to Crochet: Acorns

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You can thank my mom for this pattern, who requested me to make around 20 of these little acorns, so thanks mom!

Todays pattern is brought to you by…. you! No seriously, I couldn’t do this without my Patreon supporters so if you wanna help out and get a bunch of other perks (other than being awesome) check out my Patreon page here!

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