“Christmas Bulb Hot Pad”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2014
Size: , Hook: H/5.0mm, Yarn: Peaches N Cream Cotton yarn in 2 colors: A: Red or Green & B: Silver or Grey. If you wanted, you can also just double up on the yarn to make one piece.
Notes: Bold print: Repeated in pattern. Sts: Work in next st/chsp. Join: Join W/slst in beg st, unless otherwise stated.
Abbreviations & Stitches Used
Beg=Beginning Ch=Chain Slst=Slip Stitch Sc=Single Crochet
Sp=Spaces Sk=Skip W/=With Dc=Double Crochet
St(s)=Stitch(es) Lps=Loops Fpdc=Front Post dc
Rnd 1: W/A, ch4, work 11 dc in 4th ch from hook, join. (12dc)
Rnd 2: Ch3, dc in same st. 2dc in each st around, join. (24dc)
Rnd 3: Ch3, dc in same st. 2dc in each st around, join. (48dc)
Rnd 4: Ch3, dc in each st around, join. (48dc)
Rnd 5: Ch3, dc in same st. [Dc in next 2sts, 2dc in next st]Repeat around ending w/dc in last 2sts, join. (64dc), Fasten off first piece, DO NOT fasten off second piece.
Put both pieces together w/wrong sides facing, work through both pieces.
Rnd 6: Ch1, sc in same st and each st around, switch to B w/slst to join. (64sc)
Row 7: Ch1, sc in same st, [Fpdc in dc of rnd 5, sc in next sc of rnd 6)5x, ending w/fpdc, ch1, turn. (6sc, 6fpdc)
Row 8: Sk first st, [Sc in next st, sk next st]Repeat across, ch1, turn. (6sc)
Row 9: Sc in same st, [Fpdc in dc of row 7, sc in next st of row 8]Repeat across, ending w/fpdc. Fasten off, weave in ends, use your silver/grey to weave into the middle, creating a loop with your yarn.
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.