Shamrock (with White Edge)
Original Design By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2012 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 5½” round.
Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn Green – 18 yds White – 6 yds
Crochet Hook: Size I-9 (5.50 mm)
Rnd 1: (Right Side) Starting at center, ch 4, sl st in first ch to form ring; ch 1 (loosely), [3 dc, ch 2] 3 times in ring, dc in ring; join with hdc to first dc (to form last sp and position yarn for next round). Mark last sp formed. (10 dc and 4 ch-2 sps)
Rnd 2: [(Dc, 3 tr, dc, sl st, ch 1, dc, 3 tr, dc) in center dc of next 3-dc group, sl st in next ch-2 sp] 3 times, sl st in next dc, ch 1, 3 hdc in same dc. DO NOT JOIN. Work continues in Rows
Rows 3-4: Ch 1, turn, hdc in next 3 hdc. (3 hdc)
At the end of Row 4, finish off and weave in ends.
Edging: With right side facing, join White with sl st to marked ch-2 sp, [2 sc in next 4 sts, sc in next st, sl st over next sl st in sp between leaves, sc in next st, 2 sc in next 4 sts, sl st over sl st into ch-2 sp on Rnd 1] 3 times. Finish off and weave in ends.
All Rights Reserved ã2012 Maggie Weldon