A classic set of crochet Mug Rug Coasters.
This Mug Rug Coaster Set is an easy and quick project to work up. This specific set consists of 2 different coaster patterns that make up the full set of 4!
Both of the coasters use the same stitches (double crochet and single crochet) but the placement of these stitches is what makes the 2 coasters different.
You can make this Mug Rug Coaster Set your own by using whatever color combination you love. You can also keep these as plain coasters by not adding any fringe on the sides or instead of the side fringe you can add some fringe just in the 4 corners of each coaster.
If you have a small potted plant such as a succulent you can also use these Mug Rug Coasters underneath one of those. Or as the daughter of one of my testers did you can use these as a rug in a Barbie Dream House! So creative!
I really like to use cotton yarn when it comes to coasters or for any crochet item that may get damp or wet somehow. The yarn used for this square set of coasters is Lion Brand 24/7 Cotton.
I absolutely hated this yarn when I first tried it. The texture and make up of it was totally different than any other cotton yarn I had used before.
This yarn sat on my yarn shelf for a couple of years until I decided to try it out with these coasters. It turned out to be the perfect yarn for them! I hope you have some in your stash that you can use for this project.
Another great pattern for leftover yarn is this no button, no sew kitchen towel ring. Find that HERE.
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MUG RUG COASTER SET
- Yarn: #4 Worsted Weight Cotton – Lion Brand 24/7 Cotton in 2 colors – Coaster 1 Color (A – gray), Coaster 2 Color (B – blue) or suitable substitute
- Hook: US Size (F/5) 3.75 mm crochet hook
- Other Tools: Yarn Needle, Scissors, Steamer (optional)
- 4” across x 3.5” (not including fringe)
Stitches/Abbreviations: US Terms
- ch – chain
- st(s) – stitch(es)
- sk – skip
- sc – single crochet
- dc – double crochet
- This coaster set has 2 different coasters. Work 2 of each coaster to create the set of 4.
- You can make this set your own by using any combination of colors. You can also not add the side fringe, or you can just add fringe/tassels to the corners.
- When sharing on social media use the hashtag: #simplyhookedbyjanet
You can get a print friendly, ad-free PDF copy of this pattern here:
Coaster 1 – Make 2 using Color A
Row 1: Sc in second ch from hook, dc in next, *sc in next, dc in next; repeat from * across, turn – 16 sts.
Rows 2-10: Ch 1, sc in first st, dc in next, *sc in next, dc in next; repeat from * across – 16 sts.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
Coaster 2 – Make 2 using Color B
Row 1: (Sc, dc) in second ch from hook, *sk 1, (sc, dc) in next, repeat from * across, turn – 16 sts.
Rows 2-10: Ch 1, sk first st, (sc, dc) in next, *sk 1, (sc, dc) in next, repeat from * across, turn – 16 sts.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
Continue to finishing instructions.
For Coaster 1 you can add fringe on each side using Color B from Coaster 2. For Coaster 2 you can add fringe on each side using Color A from Coaster 1.
To create the fringe wrap the yarn around a debit or credit card, cut the yarn at the bottom, add fringe evenly down each side, use a steamer to steam the fringe straight if needed and then trim fringe to your desired length.
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