FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
Follow me on to #246 & the rest of the story…
Original Design by Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 8” round.
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton: Yellow – ½ oz, 25 yd (15 g, 23 m); White – 1 oz, 50 yd (30 g, 46 m); Blue – 1½ oz, 75 yd (45 g, 69 m)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 mm)
To Change Colors
Work last stitch before color change to last step, with new color, yo and pull new color through remaining lps on hook. Drop unused color to wrong side. Do not work over unused color.
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.
4 Treble Cluster (4-tr-cl): Keeping last lp of each st on hook, work 4 tr in same st or sp indicated, yo and draw through all 5 lps on hook
Rnd 1 (Right Side): With Yellow, ch 4, sl st in first ch to form ring; ch 3 (counts as dc now and throughout), work 13 dc in ring; join with sl st to first dc. (14 dc) Finish off.
Rnd 2: With right side facing, join White with sl st to any dc, ch 3, keeping last lp of each st on hook, work 3 tr in same st as joining, yo and draw through all 4 lps on hook; ch 4, [4-tr-cl in next dc, ch 4] around; join with sl st to first cl. (14 petals) Finish off.
Rnd 3: With right side facing, join Blue with sl st to any ch-4 sp, ch 3, 3 dc in same sp, [4 dc in next ch-4 sp] around; join with sl st to first dc. (56 dc)
Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in same st as joining, dc in next 3 dc, [2 dc in next dc, dc in next 3 dc] around; join. (70 sc)
Rnd 5: Ch 4, dc in same lp as joining, skip next dc, [(sl st, ch 4, dc) in next dc, skip next dc] around; join. (35 scallops) Finish off and weave in all ends.
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