PICC Line Cover - Crochet with Vertical Ridges


PICC Line Cover - Crochet with Vertical Ridges - (Free pattern) - Designed by Aunt Susan specifically for Knots of Love

DO NOT "ADD TO CART" -- Pattern directions are below!

A PICC is a Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter used to supply chemotherapy drugs, other medicines, and fluids.  The cover provides a comfortable "hug" to the arm where the line is inserted and is aesthetically pleasing to the eye.


Hook:  H  (5.0 mm)
Yarn:  70 yards
  • Loops & Threads Soft and Shiny
  • Yarn Bee Soft Secret
  • or comparable yarn on KOL approved yarn list
Circumference:  approx. 8.5” unstretched
Length:  7.25”     Weight:  1.4 oz.
  • Length:  Chain more or less than noted making sure to account for 2 skipped chains at beginning and for 5 sts each for top and bottom ribbing.
  • Circumference:  Add or subtract 1 row for each ½ inch.
  • ch:  chain
  • st(s):  stitch(es)
  • sl st:  slip stitch
  • sc:  single crochet
  • hdc:  half double crochet
  • dc:  double crochet
  • BLO:  back loop only
  • LDC:  linked double crochet (Insert hook into horizontal bar of current stitch, pull up a loop [2 loops on hook], hook into next stitch, pull up a loop [3 loops on hook], finish stitch same as for DC.)



Ch 32.

Row 1:  Hdc in 3rd ch from hook, hdc in next 4 ch, dc in next ch, LDC in next 19 ch, hdc in last 5 ch, ch 2, turn. (30)

Row 2:  Working into BLO in all stitches across:  hdc in first 5 sts, dc in next st, LDC in next 19 sts, hdc in last 5 sts, ch 2, turn.  (30)

Repeat Row 2 until desired length / circumference.  (The PICC pictured was made with 22 rows.)  At end of last row, do not chain 2.  Do NOT fasten off.

Seam:  Ch 1.  Line up foundation chain row with last row and loosely sl st together.

Fasten off and weave in all ends.   Turn right side out.


Rights Granted:

This is a free pattern.

This pattern may be copied and distributed, but it shall NOT be resold.

Thank you.


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