Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2011
H hook and WW yarn
~POPCORN: Work 4 dc in the same stitch, drop loop from hook, insert hook from front to back in the top of the first dc of group, pull dropped loop through stitch.
~BPDC: Back Post Double Crochet
~BEG CORNER: Sl St into Ch-2 space, and work ch-3, dc, ch-2, 2dc. Corner made.
~WORK CORNER: 2DC, CH-2, 2DC IN CORNER CH2 SPACE.
Rnd 1: Ch4, 11dc in 4th ch from hook. Join. (12dc)
Rnd 2: Ch3, DC in same st as joining. 2DC in each dc. Join in top of ch3. Change to green. (24dc)
Rnd 3: Ch1, SC in same st. [Ch3, SC in next dc]23Xs. Ch3, join to 1st sc. (24sc & 24 ch3)
Rnd 4: (Work behind the ch3 sps of rnd 3) Ch1. (does not count as a st) BPDC around post of next dc in rnd 2 & each dc around. Join in top of 1st bpdc. (24bpdc)
Rnd 5: Ch3, DC in same st as joining. 2DC in each dc around. Join in top of ch3. (48dc)
Rnd 6: Ch1, SC in same st. [Ch3, SC in next dc]47Xs. Ch3, & join to 1st sc. (48sc & 48ch3)
Rnd 7: (Work behind the ch3 sps of rnd 6) Ch1, BPDC around post of next dc in rnd 5 & each dc around. Join in top of 1st bpdc. (48dc)
Rnd 8: Ch3, DC in next dc & each dc around. Join in top of ch3. (48dc)
Rnd 9: Repeat rnd 6. (48sc & 48ch3)
Rnd 10: (Work behind the ch3 sps of rnd 9) Ch1, BPDC around post of next dc in rnd 8 & each dc around. Join in top of 1st bpdc. Change to white. (48bpdc)
Rnd 11: Ch3, DC, Ch2, 2DC in same st. [DC in 11sts, Work Corner in next st]3Xs. DC in last 11 and join. (60dc)
Rnd 12: Beg Corner.*see special sts. [DC in 15sts, work corner *see special sts.]3Xs. DC in last 15 sts and join. (76dc)
Rnd 13: Beg Corner. [+DC in 5sts, (Popcorn in next st, DC in next st)5Xs. DC in 4sts+. Work corner.]3XS. Repeat +to+ once and join. (72dc, 20 popcorn sts)
Rnd 14: Beg Corner. [DC in 23sts, work corner.]3Xs. DC in last 23sts and join. (108dc)
Rnd 15:Beg Corner. [DC in 27sts, work corner.]3Xs DC in last 27sts and join. (124dc)
Rnd 16: Beg Corner. [DC in 31sts, work corner.]3Xs. DC in last 31sts. Join and fasten off. (140dc)
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