Archives for crochet covered hangers

Removable Hanger Covers

Categories: Coat Hanger Crafts and Crochet.

Over the long and hot summer I did some crochet sitting in the shady spots in the garden.  One of the most popular posts on my site is the crochet covered coat hangers and it seems no matter the time of year folks are always hunting for this pattern.  I decided to change the pattern up a bit this time and make them removable with ribbon or velcro. I made the two halves of the pattern, a printable version can be found here. A visitor to my site  mentioned ages ago that she did her own adjustment to the pattern to make them removable.  I
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Covered Hangers

Categories: Coat Hanger Crafts and Crochet.

Here is another way of covering plastic coathangers that I created.  This is a simple crochet method and doesn’t take long at all to complete.  The fiddly part is joining it around the hanger, especially where the hooks are and where the corners are.   I decided to leave the hanger hook free so that it hangs better in the closet.  For this hanger cover I used a variegated Red Heart yarn and a 5 mm crochet hook. This is a wonderful way to stop clothes from slipping of those plastic hangers. Materials: -Red Heart yarn or an yarn of
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Crochet Covered Coathangers

Categories: Coat Hanger Crafts and Crochet.

I have a huge collection of coloured, plastic coat hangers and wanted a way to cover them.  I’ve seen a few different versions of this hanger and have adjusted the pattern I was given to suit myself. A lovely lady at a flea market shared the pattern with me. I haven’t seen this pattern in any crochet booklets but I’m sure it must be printed somewhere.  If you know of the original source please let me know. Edit December 5, 2015: Thanks to a visitor to my site, WeeBeastie, I now know this pattern was published in Annie’s Crochet Newsletter, Nov-Dec, 1989 and
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