Working Crocheted Candy Dispenser Pattern


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Working Crocheted Candy Dispenser Pattern

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • SC, Slip Stitch, HDC, Magic Circle

Pattern Description:

This pattern uses recycled and inexpensive materials as well as allows you to use up leftover holiday red yarn. It's a fun bazaar item and a great piece to keep on your desk! It's fun to build and the crocheting is all done with simple stitches. Better than ever written pattern with plenty of better photos! Substitute materials are suggested. Items made from this pattern may be sold. You may view a video of the working candy dispenser on my Facebook page -


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Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7-1/2" Tall x 3-1/2" wide at widest part


  • Red Worsted Weight Yarn (1 oz)
  • Gray Worsted Weight Yarn (<1 oz)
  • 10-1/2" Circumference Clear Plastic Do-It-Yourself Ornament (one)
  • 45-Degree Angle PVC Elbow (one)
  • Extra Large Diameter Plastic Smoothie Straw (one)
  • Plastic Ring Cap from Juice or Milk Container (one)
  • Plastic Yogurt Cup (one)
  • Soda Can Pop Top Tabs (two)
  • Cardboard Toilet Tissue Tube (one)
  • F Size Hook
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Stitch Marker
  • X-Acto or Razor Type Craft Knife
  • Metal file, Diamond Nail File or Fine Grit Sandpaper
  • Marker, Pen, or Pencil
  • Instand Bond Glue such as Super Glue

Suggested yarn:

42 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red heart/any



About Designer

About Designer

MadCroScientist on

Independent designer who likes to cro-ate interesting things. I like to use recycled and easy-to-obtain materials in my crochet work so everyone can make one! I work extremely hard to create original/unique patterns. Contact me if you have any questions (madcroscientist at gmailcom.). In addition to these patterns listed on Craftsy, I have many free patterns on my blog, which you can access ...

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