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FREE Crochet Charts Reading Tutorial /

Compact Mirror Case Crochet Pattern $0.00

I include crochet charts in all my patterns. Though some people prefer written instructions, for many others it is much easier to follow charts. 

Unfortunately not every crocheter out there knows how to read them.
If you are ready to step out of your comfort zone and learn a new skill, this tutorial will help you understand how crochet charts work.

I believe having this new skill under your belt will result in many wonderful crochet projects! 


This tutorial includes:

  • written instructions, charts and step-by-step pictures


Skill Level:

  • Easy/Intermediate


You have to be able to follow written instruction and make stitches:

  • chain, slip stitch, single crochet, back post single crochet, double crochet, treble crochet


Copyright information:

  • This is a free tutorial, however, all photos and diagrams are copyright and all rights to this pattern are owned by Natalia Kononova. It is strictly prohibited to copy this pattern and publish as separate pages.

  • If you publish a link to this pattern (only for not commercial purposes), you must include credentials: by Natalia Kononova at


Mirror case size: 

  • 3-1/8 x 3-1/8'' (8 x 8 cm)


Materials and Tools: 

  • 30 g (1 oz) of Yarn Stories 3 ply linen yarn in 502 dark Purple and  505 Pastel Purple colors or crochet thread size 10 (use 1 strand for motifs, 2 strands for the case) in desired colors, matching motifs sewing thread

  • crochet hooks 1.8 mm and 3 mm (or size to obtain gauge)

  • tapestry needle, hand-sawing needle

  • 3'' x 3'' (7.5 x 7.5 cm) or smaller mirror (example - Artminds TM at Michael's)

  • fabric glue



  • single crochet stitch: 23 rows x 22 stitches= 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm)

  • square motifs are about 3-1/8'' x 3-1/8'' (8 x 8 cm)



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