Covered Tape Measures: Owl, Pig & Flower Pattern


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Covered Tape Measures: Owl, Pig & Flower Pattern

Pattern Details




Home Decor



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • work in the round, chain, single crochet, double crochet

Pattern Description:

Add a dose of cute to your notions bag with these whimsical, easy-to-stitch tape measures. They make great gifts for knitters, crocheters, sewers and crafters. Each one takes only an hour or two to complete, and you can use inexpensive tape measures and scrap yarn to keep the cost low.


given in pattern.


  • about 25-50 yards each of a few colors of DK weight yarn (scrap yarn is fine!)
  • Size E-4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker
  • yarn needle
  • 7/8" button (for flower center)
  • 2" wide round measuring tapes to cover
  • fabric glue (optional)

Suggested yarn:

50 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Rowan Amy Butler Belle Organic DK

About Designer

About Designer

Linda Permann on

Linda Permann is an internationally published crochet designer and writer, and the author of two books: Little Crochet and Crochet Adorned. She is a frequent contributor to many magazines, including Crochet Today and Interweave Crochet and sells her own line of patterns as Lindamade. Her work has also been featured on PBS' popular TV series, Knit and Crochet ...

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