Thursday, June 21, 2012

FLOWER DAY 6" SQUARE

“Flower Day”
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.  

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, June 12, 2012

FLOWER MILL COASTER


“Flower Mill Coaster”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
H hook and WW Cotton yarn.  Coaster measures about 5” dc tip to dc tip.

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 next st. [+Ch2, DC in 2sts, Ch2,+ SC in 2sts] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (12dc, 12sc, 12sps)

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

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, June 04, 2012

MINI WINDMILL HOTPAD


“Mini Windmill Hotpad”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
H hook and WW Cotton yarn.  Coaster measures about 4” side to side.
This pattern was designed with small bowls and pans in mind.  Ever want to take a bowl of soup with you to watch tv, but it was too hot to hold?  well use one of these "mini" hotpads and you are set!  Keep your hands free of burns.  

Back:
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: Ch3, DC in joining. [DC in one st, 2DC in next st] Repeat around ending w/DC in last st.  Join.  (36dc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining. Sc in 2sts, [+Ch1, DC in 3sts, Ch1,+ SC in 3sts] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join to first sc.  (18sc, 18dc, 12ch1sps)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining.  2SC in next sc, SC in next sc.  [+Ch1, 2DC in next 3dc, Ch1+ SC in sc, 2SC in next sc, SC in next sc] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join. (24sc, 36dc, 12ch1sps) Fasten Off.  

Front:

Rnds 1 & 2:  Work same as above.

Rnd 3: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in next st. [+Ch2, DC in 2sts, Ch2,+ SC in 2sts] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (12dc, 12sc, 12sps)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 1sc, [+Ch2, 2DC in next 2dc, Ch2,+ SC in 2sc] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (12sc, 12sps, 24dc)

Rnd 5: Ch1, SC in joining.  SC in 1sc, SC in sp, [+Ch2, 2DC in dc, DC in next 2dc, 2DC in dc, Ch2.  SC in sp+ , SC in 2sc, SC in sp] 5X.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (24sc, 36dc, 12ch2sps)  DO NOT FASTEN OFF.

With wrong sides together, match up sts, Ch1, and working through both pieces, SC in same st as joining and each sc, sp, and dc around.  Join to first sc.  CH10, and slst into same st as joining.  Fasten off and weave in ends.  

For Abbreviations/videos/links to help with pattern sts, see “One Crochet Day at a time” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
Terms of Use/Licensing: Finished items for personal use/sales only.  NO Internet or commercial sales allowed.  Do not distribute pattern anywhere,  you may link to my blog.