Boardwalk Can Cover by Hannah Vişan

Boardwalk Can Cover

May 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
The first 5 rounds of the pattern = 7cm / 2.75 in diameter
3.5 mm (E)
4.0 mm (G)
69 yards (63 m)
Height: 11.5cm / 4.5in x Diameter: 7.5cm / 3 in
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This can cover is part of ‘The Explore Collection’, three patterns which have been designed to complement one another as a set or to shine as stand-alone pieces. Therefore they have been made available to purchase as single patterns to allow the opportunity to mix and match to suit your needs.

The other two patterns in this collection are the Pebble Can Cover and the Little Stones Can Cover

Recently, my patterns have been inspired by nature and the sea. It is no secret that I love the peace and tranquility that walking along a deserted beach provides.

Walking along, nothing is identical, whether it is the sand dunes, driftwood, stones, shells or the puddles leftover by a receding tide.

I originally made a can cover as a child in a girl group called the ‘Brownies’. We wrapped and stuck a strip of fabric around cans and used them as storage containers for pencils. Mine has stood the test of time and I am still using it today!

The Boardwalk Can Cover is the second design in ‘The Explore Collection’. It reminds me of a boardwalk that I have walked down many times on holidays in Wales, United Kingdom. It was found at the end of a quiet country lane and was the only way down to the beach. The lines represent the little gaps between the planks of wood.



  • Schachenmayr Catania Grande (Worsted Weight - Medium (4))

  • 100% mercerised cotton

  • Yardage: 63 m / 69 yd; 50 g / 1.75 oz

  • Colourway: 03105 (Cream)

  • Yardage used: 63 m / 69 yd; 50 g / 1.75 oz (1 ball)

  • The cotton yarn holds its shape well and has brilliant stitch definition. It is perfect for home decor items.


  • 3.5mm (US E-4) crochet hook
  • 4.0mm (US G-6) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge


The first 5 rounds of the pattern = 7cm / 2.75in


  • Yarn Needle
  • Scissors
  • Stitch marker (optional)
  • Tin can or flat bottomed cylindrical container measuring: Height: 11cm / 4.25 in, Diameter: 7cm / 2.75 in


Height: 11.5cm / 4.5in
Diameter: 7.5cm / 3 in


Yes! Instructions have been included within the pattern to allow you to adjust the size to fit a different size can or cylindrical container.


Some of the rounds in this pattern call for working in the third loop. A photo tutorial has been included to explain how to work this technique.

A big thank you goes out to my pattern testers for taking the time to test this pattern!