Crochet Key Cover


This is a pattern and tutorial for key covers.


Supplies

Yarn Hobbii Rainbow Cotton 8/4
Hook 3 mm
Parts Key Chain Ring


Abbreviation

CH Chain
SC Single Crochet
INC Increase
DEC Decrease
SS Slip Stitch
* A * × B Repeat “A” for a number of B times


Gauge

7 stitches × 8 rows in 1 × 1"


Pattern

Cover

Begin each round with CH 1 and end each round with SS.
Round Stitches Count
1 CH 6, SS to first CH to form ring, 9 SC in ring. 9
2 *2 SC, INC* × 3 12
3 *SC, INC* × 6 18
4 *2 SC, INC* × 6 24
5 *3 SC, INC* × 6 30
6 *2 SC, INC, 2 SC* × 6 36
7~18 SC in each stitch. 36

Add more increment rounds to widen the cover. Work more or lesser round to non-increasing rounds for longer or shorter cover.

Ball

Begin each round with CH 1 and end each round with SS. You may wish to work in continuous rounds.
Round Stitches Count
1 Begin with Magic Ring. 6 SC in ring. 6
2 INC × 6 12
3~4 SC in each stitch. 12
4 DEC × 6 6

Weave the closing shut.
CH 35 for strap and attach to ball.


Ears



Rounded

Work in continuous rounds.
Round Stitches Count
1 Begin with Magic Ring. 6 SC in ring. 6
2 *2 SC, INC* × 2 8
3 SC in each stitch. 8


Flat Round - for mice or bears

Work in continuous rounds.
Round Stitches Count
1 Begin with Magic Ring. 6 SC in ring. 6
2 INC × 6 12

Add more increment rounds for bigger ears.


Long - for bunnies or puppies

Work in continuous rounds.
Round Stitches Count
1 Begin with Magic Ring. 6 SC in ring. 6
2 *SC, INC* × 3 9
3 *2 SC, INC* × 3 12
4~6 SC in each stitch. 12
7 *4 SC, DEC* × 2 10
8 SC in each stitch. 10
9 *3 SC, DEC* × 2 8
10~12 SC in each stitch. 8


Pointed - for cats or foxes

Work in continuous rounds.
Round Stitches Count
1 Begin with Magic Ring. 4 SC in ring. 4
2 *SC, INC* × 2 6
3 INC × 6 12

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