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This dishcloth was designed and submitted by Carol Ballard. To see more of Carol’s designs visit MaggiesCrochet.com or Carol’s Blog:
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Original Design by Carol Ballard
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 10” square.
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn:
Multicolor- 2 oz, 100 yd (60 g, 92 m)
Banana – ½ oz, 25 yd (15 g, 23 m)
(I Love This Cotton – Tuscany #272, Banana #256)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 mm)
Gauge: 6 sc = 2″, 6 sc rows = 2″.
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.
Picot: Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook.
Row 1: (Right Side) With Multicolor, ch 30, sc in 2nd ch from hook, (sc in next ch) across. (29 sc)
Rows 2-3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Row 4: Ch 1, turn, sc in first 2 sc, (picot, sc in next 3 sc) across.
Rows 5-25: Rep Rows 2-4 seven times.
Rows 26-27: Rep Rows 2-3 once.
At the end of Row 27, finish off and weave in ends.
Rnd 1: With right side facing, join Banana with sc to first sc on Row 27, 2 sc in same sc, (sc in next sc) across to last sc, 3 sc in last sc; * working in sides of rows, evenly sc across *; working in unused lps of starting ch, 3 sc in first ch, (sc in next ch) across to last ch, 3 sc in last ch; rep from * to *; join with sl st to first sc. Finish off and weave in ends.
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