Thursday, May 31, 2012

WINDMILL FLOWER HOTPAD

“Windmill Flower Hotpad”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
Worsted Weight Cotton yarn and an H hook
Measures about 8” from tip to tip

Back:
Rnd 1: Ch4, Work 15DC in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of ch4.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, DC in joining.  Work 2DC in each st.  Join in top of ch3. (32dc)

Rnd 3: Ch3, DC in joining.  (DC in one st, 2DC in next st) Repeat around ending with 1DC in last st.  Join. (48dc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts. [+Ch2, DC in 4sts, Ch2,+ SC in 4sts.] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join to first sc.  (24sc, 24dc, 12ch2sps)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 3sc. [+Ch2, 2DC in next dc, DC in 2dc, 2DC in next dc.  Ch2.+  SC in 4sc] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (24sc, 36dc, 12ch2sps)

Rnd 6: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 3sts,  SC in sp. [+Ch2, 2DC in dc, DC in 4dc, 2DC in dc, Ch2. SC in sp,+ SC in 4sc, SC in sp] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (36sc, 48dc, 12ch2sps)
Fasten off here for Back piece.  
Make a second one (Front) as above, but DO NOT FASTEN OFF continue to rnd 7

Rnd 7: With wrong sides together,  Ch1, SC in joining.  SC through both pieces in each st/sp around & join.  (96sc)

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
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WINDMILL FLOWER DISHCLOTH



“Windmill Flower Dishcloth ”
Aurora Suominen Copyright ©2012 All rights reserved.
H Hook & Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn in one or two colors.
Measures 8” from tip to tip
For Abbreviations/videos/links, see “DragonFlyMomof2 Designs” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/

NOTES: Bolded print: Repeat in pattern. “STS”=Stitches: Any st or chsps.

Rnd 1: Ch4, Work 15dc in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of ch4.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, dc in joining.  Work 2dc in each st around.  Join in top of ch3. (32dc)

Rnd 3: Ch3, dc in joining.  (Dc in next st, 2dc in next st) Repeat around ending with 1dc in last st, join. (48dc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, sc in joining. Sc in 3sts. [+Ch2, dc in 4sts, ch2+, sc in 4sts.]5x.  Repeat +to+ once & join to first sc.  (24sc, 24dc, 12ch2sps)

Rnd 5: Ch1, sc in joining.  Sc in 3sc,  [+ch2, 2dc in next dc, dc in 2dc, 2dc in next dc,  ch2+.  Sc in 4sc]5x.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (24sc, 36dc, 12ch2sps)

Rnd 6: Ch1, sc in joining.  Sc in 3sts,  sc in sp.  [+Ch2, 2dc in dc, dc in 4dc, 2dc in dc, Ch2, sc in sp+,  sc in 4sc, sc in sp]5x.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (36sc, 48dc, 12ch2sps)

Rnd 7: Ch1, sc in joining.  Sc in each st around & join.  (96sc) Fasten off.

Personal use only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.  Pattern available for download on Ravelry.  "Dragonflymomof2" http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen

CORNER WHEEL COASTER





“Corner Wheel Coaster”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
H hook and WW Cotton yarn.  Coaster measures about 4” side to side.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 11DC in 4th ch from hook.  Join in 3rd ch of beg ch4. (12dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, DC in joining.  2DC in each dc around.  Join in ch3. (24dc)

Rnd 3: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 2dc.  [+Ch2, DC in 3dc, Ch2,+ SC in 3dc] 3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join to first sc.  (12sc, 12dc, 8ch2)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 2sc.  [+Ch2, DC in 3dc, Ch2,+ SC in 3sc] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (12sc, 12dc, 8ch2)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 2sc & into ch2sp.  [+Ch2, 2DC in dc, DC in next dc, 2DC in dc, Ch2.+  SC in ch2sp, SC in 3sts, SC in ch2sp] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once.  SC in last sp & join.  (20sc, 20dc, 8ch2sps)

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

HOT & COLD FLOWER COASTER


"Hot Flower coaster"
"Cold Flower Coaster"

“Hot & Cold Flower Coasters”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
“H” hook & Worsted Weight Cotton yarn.  2.5oz will make 4 coasters.

“Cold Flower” 1st picture (purple)

Rnd 1: Ch4, Work 11DC in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of beg ch4.  (12dc)

Rnd 2: Ch1, SC in joining. [2SC in one dc, SC in next dc] 5Xs.  2SC in dc. Join to 1st SC. (18sc)

Rnd 3:  Ch3, DC in joining. 2DC in next. [DC in one st, 2DC in 2sts] 5Xs.  DC in last st.  Join w/slst in top of beg ch3.  (30dc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts. [5DC in next dc, SC in 4sts] 5Xs.  5DC in last dc.  Join to 1st sc. (24sc, 30dc)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts, [+HDC in 2sts, 2HDC in next st, HDC in 2sts+.  SC in 4sts] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once and join in 1st sc.  (24sc, 24hdc) Fasten Off.

“Hot Flower” 2nd Picture (Yellow)

Repeat rounds 1 & 2 same as, “Cold Flower”

Rnd 3:  Ch3, DC in joining. 2DC in next. [Ch1, skip-sc, 2DC in 2sts] 5Xs.  Ch1, skip-sc.  Join w/slst in top of beg ch3.  (24dc, 6ch1sp)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts. [5DCl in next sp, SC in 4sts] 5Xs.  5DC in last sp.  Join to 1st sc. (24sc, 30dc)

Rnd 5: Repeat rnd 5 of  “Cold Flower”

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
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Wednesday, May 16, 2012

PIXIE FLOWER 6" SQUARE

“Pixie Flower”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright ©2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “G” hook and WW yarn in 1 or 2 colors.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 13dc in 4th ch from hook.  Join in back loop (BL) of beg ch4.  (14dc)

Rnd 2: Ch1,  2SC in same BL.  *2SC in front loop (FL) of next dc. 2SC in BL of next dc* Repeat around.  Join in the unused loop in front and below first sc. (28sc) See video #1 showing you how to join.

Rnd 3: Ch1, SC in joining loop.  [+Ch3, going behind your work, DC in unused loop of rnd 1.  Ch3,+ going in front of you work, SC in unused loop of rnd 1]6X.  Repeat +to+ once & join in first sc.  (7sc, 7dc, 14ch3lps)

*NOTE* In rnd 4, you will be working behind the ch3 lps.  Just make sure you have 28sc, the sts right before and after the dc sts, will be “harder” to see and get into.  Just make do.  

Rnd 4:  Ch1, going behind your work, SC in sc of rnd 2.  *note* you will probably be going a bit to your right for the first st.  SC in each st of rnd 2 around.  Join in BL of first sc.  (28sc)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining loop.  *SC in FL of next sc, SC in BL of next sc*.  Repeat around.  Pull through new color when joining in the unused loop in front and below your first sc.  (28sc)

Rnd 6: Ch3, DC in joining.  *Going behind your work do 2DC in unused loop.  Going in front of your work do 2DC in unused loop.* Repeat around and join in top of beg ch3.  (56dc)

Rnd 7: Ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC in joining. (BEG CORNER made) [+DC in 3sts, HDC in 7sts, DC in 3sts,+ IN next st, do,  2DC, Ch1, 2DC (CORNER made)]3X.  Repeat +to+ once & join to beg ch3.  (40dc, 28hdc)  Slst in dc & into ch1sp.

Rnd 8: BEG corner.  [DC in 17sts, Corner in ch1sp]3X  DC in last 17sts.  Join to beg ch3.  (60dc)

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
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Monday, May 14, 2012

DIANES FLOWER 6" SQUARE

Diane's Flower Designed by Aurora Suominen
“Dianes Flower”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright ©2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in 1 or 2 colors.

Round 1: Ch4, work 15DC in 4th ch from hook. Join in top of beg ch4  (16dc)

Round 2: Ch3, DC in joining. (FPDC around (ar) next dc, 2DC in next dc) 7X.  FPDC ar last dc.  Join in top of ch3. (always use this joining method unless otherwise specified)  (24sts)

Round 3: Slst in next 2sts.  Ch3, DC in same st.  [+Ch1, FPDC ar next 2dc together, Ch1+, 2DC in next dc.]7X. Repeat +to+ once &  join (24sts, 16ch1sps)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in each st around.  Pull thru new color when joining to first sc.  (40sc)

Rnd 5: Ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC, BEG CORNER made. [DC in 9sts, IN next sc do 2DC, Ch1, 2DC CORNER made.] DC in last 9sts.  Join to top of beg ch3. (52dc) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 6: Beg Corner.  [DC in 13sts, corner in ch1sp.]3X.  DC in last 13sts.  (68dc)

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
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Diane's flower, Designed by Aurora Suominen