|Bottle Top Magic – Blue Star Trivet|
Bottle Cap Blue Star Hot Plate Mat
Edited By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2010 Maggie Weldon
Materials: Size 10 Crochet Thread: National Blue & White; Thread Needle; 25 Bottle Caps
Crochet Hook:Steel size 7 (1.65 mm)
JOINING WITH SC
When instructed to join with sc, begin with sl knot on hook, insert hook in st or sp indicated, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through both loops on hook.
BOTTLE CAP COVERS (Make 25)
Rnd 1: (Right Side) Starting at center, with Blue, ch 6, join with sl st to first ch to form ring; ch 1, 14 sc in ring; join with sl st to back loop of first sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 3, working in back loops only, 2 dc in same st as joining, ch 2, * skip next sc, 3 dc (shell) in next sc, ch 2; rep from * around; join. Finish off and weave in ends.
Rnd 3: With right side facing, join White with sl st to any free sc (of Rnd 1); ch 3, dc in same st as joining, ch 1, sc in center dc of next shell, ch 1, working over loop, * 2 dc in next free sc, ch 1, sc in center dc of next shell, ch 1; rep from * around; join with sl st to first dc.
Rnd 4: With right side facing, join Blue with sl st to same sp, ch 1, working in back loops only, sc in each st around; join. (35 sc)
Rnd 5: Ch 3, working in back loops only, ch 3, dc in same st as joining, dc in each sc around; join.
Rnds 6-7: Working in both loops, ch 3, (dc in next dc) around; join.
– Place cover over bottle cap.
Rnd 8: Ch 3, skip 2 dc, * dc in next dc, skip next 2 dc; rep from * around; join.
Rnd 9: Sl st in sp between each dc. Finish off and weave in ends.
– Join covered bottle caps together as illustrated.
– Sew 5 sts of each cover together, leaving 1 st free between joining.
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