• [Free Pattern] Grandma’s Hotpats: The Flat Out Best Potholders Ever!

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    There must be something with Grandmas making these hot pads! This Double-thick Diagonally Crocheted Potholder by Andrea Mielke is quick and easy to make and lasts forever! Not really, but you get the idea. It’s also a pattern that looks like the one grandmas use to crochet. Make these simple yet interesting potholders to use your scrap thread and have fun varying sizes and adding stripes.

    I placed my color changes along the side edge and you can hardly notice them. I used some occasional spike stiches to jazz things up a bit. The smaller potholders are 32 ch across for a lady sized hand. The bigger one is 40 across, for Mom’s husband Stan in case he uses one… he is a really big guy. I think this size makes a nice trivet too. (Source)

    [Free Pattern] Grandma's Hotpats: The Flat Out Best Potholders Ever!

    Photo Source: Andrea

    Check out the original source for this pattern with all the directions and full written pattern at: Mielke’s Fiber Arts

    Thanks to Andrea for article inspiration and featured image.

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    300 Comments to [Free Pattern] Grandma’s Hotpats: The Flat Out Best Potholders Ever!

    1. I’ve been making these for many years, and my sister’s been making them for even longer. It is easy and quick to do.The double thickness keeps you from getting burned fingers.