Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in one or two colors.
- SPECIAL STS: 2dc Cluster: (Yo, insert hook in same st, pull up a loop, yo, draw through 2 lps, 2X, Yo, draw through last 3 loops. 3DC Cluster st: Keeping last loop from each stitch on hook * (YO, insert hook in same stitch, YO, draw first loop. YO, draw through 2 loops)2X. YO, draw through last 4 loops.
Rnd 1: Ch4 and work 11DC in 4th ch from hook. Join in top of beg ch4. (12 DC)
Rnd 2: CH2, 2DC CL in same st as joining. [Ch1, 3DC CL in next st.]11Xs. Ch1 & join in top of first cl. (12 cl, 12 ch1 sp)
Rnd 3: Slst in ch1 sp, Ch2, DC in same sp. (beg 2dccl made) (Ch2, sk next cl and work a 2DC CL in next ch1sp)11Xs. Ch2, sk next cl & join in top of 1st cl. (12 cl, 12 ch2 sp)
Rnd 4: Do not chain. (Work 3DC in ch2sp, SLST in top of next cl)11Xs. 3DC in last ch2sp & slst in top of last cl. (36 dc, 12slst)
Rnd 5: Ch4 (counts as dc & ch1) [+Skip 1dc, BPDC around next dc, ch1, skip 1dc,+ DC in slst, CH1]11Xs. Repeat +to+ once. Pull through new color while joining in 3rd st of beg ch4. (24dc, 24Ch1sp)
Rnd 6: Ch1, 3Sc in joining. [+SC in 11sts. (dc and sps). In next dc, work 3SC] 3X. SC in last 11sts. Join to first sc. (56sc)
Rnd 7: Slst into next sc & work ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC. [DC in 13sc, In next sc, work 2DC, Ch1, 2DC] 3X. DC in last 13.
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