March 13

Pot of Gold Wall Hanging ~ A Free Crochet Pattern

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Ready for rain? I love spring! With the outdoors greening up, birds chirping more, opening windows... *sigh*. Though with spring, comes rain. But I don't mind. Without rain, we wouldn't get rainbows. Rainbow Free Crochet Patterns to be exact! And what's at the end of this wonderous sight? A pot of gold, though I haven't found one yet. Haha! This month's wall hanging revolves around it though. I hope you enjoy this Pot of Gold Wall Hanging Crochet Pattern.

Pot O Gold Wall Hanging Free Crochet Pattern by Crystalized Designs

Check out January's Wall Hanging, February's Wall Hanging, and the hanging that started it all!

This wall hanging can be created using a wide variety of yarns and embellishments. All yarns used in these hangings are from We Crochet and were so amazing to work with. Watch for upcoming reviews!
Free Crochet Pattern Rainbow Cloud Pot of Gold Wall Hanging

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Pot of Gold Hanging Crochet Pattern


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Yarn used for the Rainbow Free Crochet Pattern

(all from We Crochet)


Sizing:
  • 12" x 18"


Gauge:

10 sc by 11 rows = 4” with L hook and Biggo yarn

Furls  Candy Shop Crochet Hooks were used to create this  Pot of Gold Wall Hanging Crochet Pattern. When using these hooks, my gauge differed from when using a different brand. Please always check gauge to ensure the best project!


Pattern Key:

  • Ch: Chain
  • Sc: Single Crochet
  • BLO: Back Loop Only
  • Slst: Slip Stitch
  • St(s): Stitch(es)
  • *: Repeat according to instructions


Difficulty:

Intermediate

Free Crochet Pattern by Crystalized Designs Wall Hanging Rainbow Cloud

You are free to sell your work from this Pot of Gold Hanging Crochet Pattern but may not share, copy or reproduce this pattern, in part or in whole. Photographs are copyright protected and may not be used. When selling your work, include a link back to this Rainbow Free Crochet Pattern as well as the following, “Pattern by Crystalized Designs”


Special Pattern Notes:

This pattern is worked in the round continuously. Use a stitch marker to keep track of the first or last stitch. Working in the round reduces ends to weave in and allows for a nice backing. Plastic canvas can be inserted before closing so the wall hanging keeps its shape better when hung.


Techniques Used:

This pattern uses crochet, weaving, and fringe techniques. Find how to add fringe here. Watch this video tutorial of how to weave/assemble.


Other Notes

The wall hanging is worked from the top down. Stitch counts include chains.

Embellishments may include, but are not limited to:
Bells, floral/greenery, pinecones, tassels, shells, stones, air succulents, wooden cutouts, etc

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Pot of Gold Hanging Pattern Instructions


Background of Hanging

Ch 31 with Color A

R1: Starting in 2nd ch from hook, 2 sc, sc in next 28 chs, 2 sc in last ch, rotate to work down opposite side of chains, sc in next 28 chs – 60 sts

Use BLO for following rounds.

R2-16: Sc in each st around – 60 sts

R17: Sc in next, *ch 1, skip 1, sc in next, repeat * around – 60 sts

R18: Ch 1, skip 1, *sc in next ch 1 space, ch 1, skip 1, repeat * sts around – 60 sts

Finish off and weave in ends.


Pot

With Color D, ch 6

R1: Starting in 2nd ch from hook, sc across – 5 sts

R2: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in same, sc in next 3, 2 sc in last – 7 sts

R3: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in same, sc in next 5, 2 sc in last – 9 sts

R4: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across – 9 sts

Edging: Ch 1, rotate piece to work down raw edge, 4 sc evenly down side, ch 1, rotate piece to work beginning ch, sc in each 5 chs, ch 1, rotate piece to work up opposite side of raw edge, 4 sc evenly up side, ch 1, join to first ch 1 – 26 sts

Finish off and weave in ends.

Pot o Gold Free Crochet Pattern Wall Hanging


Rainbow Colors

Using the Furls Lucet Fork, and 4 strands of bulky or 1 strand of super bulky yarn, make the following i-cords at roughly the measurement indicated:

  • Red: 19”
  • Orange: 18.5”
  • Yellow: 16.5”
  • Green: 14.25”
  • Blue: 12.5”
  • Purple: 11”



Assembling the Wall Hanging

Stitch the Pot with the edge of the pot even with the left edge of background with the lowest part of Pot on Round 16.


Adding the Rainbow

Starting with red, tuck one ends partially into pot and curve to opposite side. Opposite end should be slightly even with Rounds 16-18. Once all colors are arched, use glue gun and glue sticks to glue down one color at a time keeping the arched shape. After bottoms of i-cord are glued down, add glue to sides of colors to keep the background from showing through if needed.


Weaving the Wall Hanging

Weaving will only be worked in the chain 1 spaces. Take roving and tape the ends. Start weaving the roving from Round 17 across (working over ends of rainbow colors), and then back on Round 18. Make as fluffy as desired or repeat once more. Weave in ends.


Background Fringe

Cut 24” strips of Color B. With thinner yarn, more strands per fringe will be needed, thicker yarn will need less. Add 3 strands of fringe to back ch 1 spaces and single crochets. Find a fringe tutorial here


Optional

Cut plastic canvas just under the measurements of your top portion of wall hanging (Rounds 1-17). Insert canvas and sew up bottom using Color A and working under cloud so sewn area is not visible from front.

Weave in all ends. Single crochet wooden dowel on top of wall hanging (or attach a strand to each corner for hanging).

Add any embellishments.

And that, my friend, is how you make the pot of gold wall hanging!


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