Fig Leaf Potholder

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Fig Leaf Potholder Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor


Kitchen Accessory

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Chain stitch (ch), Slip stitch (sl st), Single crochet (sc), Single crochet 2 stitches together (sc2tog)

Pattern Description:

Make this fig leaf potholder for tropical kitchens or just to remind you of the tropics in the middle of winter. It's made with bright green size 3 crochet cotton. Two pieces are made and then the front and back are crocheted together and the stem hanging loop added.

US crochet terminology.


13 sc = 2", 12 rows sc = 2"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7" (18 cm) x 8" (20 cm)


  • DMC Senso 100% Cotton, 150 yd balls: 1 ball Color #1009
  • Crochet hook size E/4 (3.5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • Yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

150 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

DMC Senso



About Designer

About Designer

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I have been crocheting since I was a teenager and started designing crochet patterns several years later. I wanted to make a sweater for my daughter and I couldn't read the crochet patterns. I later taught myself to read patterns. The first pattern I sold was a square sampler baby afghan to Crochet World and I haven't stopped designing since.

I also make one-of-a-kind freeform crochet scarves ...

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