Friday, July 21, 2017

ALTERNATE WAVES DISHCLOTH


“Alternate Waves”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017
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~Size: 9” Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Cotton yarn in 2 colors: Ex 1: I used Yellow (A) and Brown (B). Example 2: I used Red (A) and White (B):Totals: 1.0oz each color.
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used: 
Ch=Chain        Slst=Slip Stitch         Sp(s)=Spaces           St(s)=Stitch(es)   
Sk=Skip          Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet     _______________________________________________________________         
~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st. Ex A:  2 colors, changing w/each row.  If you don’t want to cut yarn after each row, then simply carry the unused yarn with you as you work over the row, as you will need that color at the other end.
Example 1: Change colors after each round. (Picture on Left)

Row 1: W/A, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switching to B on last step, ch1, turn.  See Notes.  (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, switching to A on last step, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, Sc in last st switching to B on last step, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14-ch2)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x, switching to A on last step Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-29: Repeat Rows 2-5, 6x. Fasten off after row 29.
6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5
18-2
19-3
20-4
21-5
22-2
23-3
24-4
25-5
26-2
27-3
28-4
29-5

Rnd 30: W/A and right side facing, join w/slst in upper right corner of dishcloth, ch1, 3sc in same st.  Sc evenly around dishcloth working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off and weave in ends.  


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Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomOf2Designs ©Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved.
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   


“Alternate Waves”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017

Alternate Waves: Example 2:  uses two color, one for every 2 rows.  After you change colors, you can drop the previous color and leave it there, as you will pick it back up on that end.  You will crochet around the piece at the end, and that will hide the color ends.  A=Red and B=White

Row 1: W/A, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switching to B on last step, drop A and leave it here, ch1, turn (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, pick up A on last step of last sc, drop B, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14-ch2)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x.  Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-29: Repeat Rows 2-5, 6x. Fasten off after row 29.

6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5
18-2
19-3
20-4
21-5
22-2
23-3
24-4
25-5
26-2
27-3
28-4
29-5

Rnd 30: W/A and right side facing, join w/slst in upper right corner of dishcloth, ch1, 3sc in same st.  Sc evenly around dishcloth working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off and weave in ends.  

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Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomOf2Designs ©Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved.
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   

PATRIOTIC WAVES DISHCLOTH (JULY)


“Patriotic Waves” (July Dishcloth)
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©7-2017
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~Size: 9” Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Cotton yarn in Red, White & Blue:  
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used: 
Ch=Chain        Slst=Slip Stitch          Sp(s)=Spaces            St(s)=Stitch(es)   
Sk=Skip           Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet     _______________________________________________________________         
~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st.

Row 1: W/Red, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switch to white on last step, drop red and leave it here, ch1, turn (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, pick up red on last step of last sc, drop white, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14ch)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x.  Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-17: Repeat Rows 2-5 3x.
6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5

Row 18: Sc in first 14sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)7x, sc in last st picking up white on last step, ch1, turn. (22sc, 7-ch2)

Row 19: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)7x, switch to blue, (drop white & leave here. Sc in last 13sts, ch1, turn.  (22sc, 7dc)

Row 20: Sc in first 13sts picking up white, (drop blue and leave here).  (Ch2, sk 1 st, sc)8x, picking up red, drop white and leave it. Ch1, turn.  (21sc, 8-ch2)

Row 21: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)7x, dc behind ch in skipped st of previous row changing to blue, sc in last 13sts, ch1, turn. (21sc, 8dc)

Row 22: Sc in first 13sts, pick up red on last step, sc in next st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)7x, sc in last st, pick up white, ch1, turn.  (22sc, 7-ch2)

Rows 23-26: Repeat rows 19-22 once
23-19
24-20
25-21
26-22
Rows 27-29: Repeat rows 19-21
27-19
28-20
29-21

Row 30: Sc in first 13sts, change to red on last step, cut blue.  Sc in last 16sc, Fasten off  

Rnd 31: W/color of your choice and right side facing, join in upper right corner w/slst, ch1, Work 3sc in same st, sc evenly around dishcloth, working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off, weave in ends.   
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Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomOf2Designs ©Copyright 2017 All Rights Reserved.
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.