SATURDAY OCTOBER 8, 2011
Designer Deb Wolf wrote: “ My favorite things to crochet are bags, slippers, purses, scarves, hats and slippers. I have created new patterns. I love to teach and my very first year had 38 students! I carry patterns, yarns and hooks with me on most of our car trips and vacations. I also crochet for my grandchildren and soon to be great grandchildren.”
Thank you Deb for joining the Dishcloth-A-Day Challenge!
Follow me on to #282 & the rest of the story…
Liberty Square Dishcloth
Original Design By: Deb Wolf
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 9” square.
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn: Variegated – 2 oz, 100 yds (60 g, 92 m) (Sugar ‘n Cream)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 mm)
Rnd 1: (Right Side) Starting at center, ch 4, join with sl st to first ch to form ring; ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), 2 dc in ring, [ch 1, 3 dc in ring] 3 times; join with sl st to first dc. (12 dc and 4 ch-1 sps)
Rnd 2: Sl st to ch-1 sp, ch 3, 4 dc in same sp, [5 dc in next ch-1 sp] around; join.
Rnd 3: Sl st in next 2 dc, ch 1, 3 sc in same dc (center dc of 5-dc group), sc in next 2 dc, 2 sc in next ch-1 sp, sc in next 2 dc, [3 sc in next dc (corner), sc in next 2 dc, 2 sc in next ch-1 sp, sc in next 2 dc] around; join with sl st to first sc.
Rnd 4: Ch 3, [3 dc in next sc (center sc of corner 3-sc group), dc in next 8 sc] around; omitting last dc on final repeat; join with sl st to first dc.
Rnd 5: Ch 3, [dc in next dc] around, working 3 dc in each corner (center dc of 3-dc group); join. (52 dc – 10 dc between each corner)
Rnds 6-9: Ch 1, sc in same st as joining, [sc in each dc] around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st to first sc. (60, 68, 76, 84 sc – 12, 14, 16, 18 sc between corners)
Rnd 10: Ch 3, [dc in next sc] around, working 3 dc in each corner; join with sl st to first dc. (92 dc – 20 dc between corners) Finish off and weave in ends.
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