“Turkey Gobble Hot Pad”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2014
Body: (Make 2)
Rnd 1: W/A, ch4, work 11 dc in 4th ch from hook, join in top of ch4. (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 3sts, 2dc in next st] Repeat around ending w/dc in last 3sts, join. (60dc)
This rnd is the starting of the feather rows.
Rnd 6: Ch3, dc in same st. (Dc in next 4sts, 2dc in next st]7x. Dc in next 4sts, leave remaining sts unworked. Fasten off first piece. DO NOT fasten off 2nd piece. (48dc)
W/wrong sides together, work through both pieces now,
Rnd 7: Ch1, sc in the next dc of rnd 5, sc in next 7sts, *ch5, 2hdc in 2nd ch from hook, slst in next 3 chs,* sc in next 5sts, repeat *to* once. Sc in next 7sts. Ch1, sc in next dc of rnd 6 (mark this st), sc in next 47sts, join in next ch1sp, fasten off. (68sc)
Row 8: Join B in marked st, ch1, sc in same st. (Fpdc in dc below of rnd 6, sc in next sc of rnd 7) Repeat across ending w/fpdc, ch1, turn. (48fpdc, 48sc)
Row 9: Sc in same st, (Ch3, sk 1 st, sc in next st) Repeat across ending w/slst in last st, ch1, turn. (47lps, 48sc)
This row is worked behind the ch3 lps
Row 10: Sc in next skipped sc of row 9, (ch4, sc in the skipped sc of row 9) Repeat across, ending w/a slst in last sc. (46lps, 48sc) Fasten off, weave in ends.
Eyes: (Make 2) W/black yarn: 10sc in a magic circle, join to first sc. Sew onto turkey
Beak: Ch5: sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 2dc in last ch, fasten off, and sew onto turkey.
Wattle: Ch6, join to form a ring. Fasten off, sew on in the shape of a wattle, not a circle.
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.