SUNDAY OCTOBER 23, 2011
Follow me onto #297 & the rest of the story…
Lilac Lace Dishcloth
Original Design By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 8” wide and 10” long
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn: Dark Purple – 1 oz, 50 yd (30 g, 46 m) Light Purple – 1 oz, 50 yd (30 g, 46 m)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 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.
Row 1: (Right Side) With Dark Purple, ch 32, sc in 7th ch from hook (skipped ch count as ch 1, dc and ch 2), [ch 2, skip 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 4, skip next ch, sc in next ch] across, ending with ch 2, skip next 2 ch, sc in next ch, ch 2, dc in last ch.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, [4 dc in ch-2 sp, sc in ch-4 sp] across, ending with 4 dc in ch-2 sp, sc in turning ch.
Row 3: Ch 5, turn, [sc in next dc, ch 2, skip next 2 dc, sc in next dc, ch 4, skip next sc] across, ending with ch 2, skip next 2 dc, sc in next dc, ch 2, dc in last sc; change color to Light Purple.
Rows 4-5: With Light Purple, rep Rows 2-3.
At the end of Row 5, change color to Dark Purple.
Rows 6-21: Rep Rows 2-5 four times.
Row 22: With Dark Purple, rep Row 2. DO NOT FINISH OFF.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, turn (right side facing), (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in first sc, dc in next 4 dc, [dc in next sc, dc in next 4 dc] across, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in last sc; * working in sides of rows, evenly dc across *; working in starting ch, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in first ch, 4 dc in skipped ch-2 sp, [dc in next ch-1 sp, 4 dc in skipped ch-2 sp] across, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in last ch; rep from * to *; join with sl st to first dc. Finish off and weave in ends.
All Rights Reserved ©2011 Maggie Weldon