Monday, June 14, 2010

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Materials: cotton marble yarn, 2 colors
                 2.0mm japanese crochet hook

Stitches used: ch- chain
                      dc- double crochet
                       sl st- slip stitch
Color A: Orange, Color B: Blue Green
Note: In every round, alternate colors

Using color A: ch4, dc in 4th ch from hook, turn
Rnd2: ch3 dc in nxt dc, turn
Rnd3-Rnd 60: rep rnd2 and join in 1st ch3 and dc of rnd1. Be careful not to twist.

Still using color A ( make main body )
R1: ch3 in dc sp., 4dc in same sp, sl st in nxt dc sp.*ch3 4 dc in same sp sl st in nxt dc sp* rep * to * around the dc space, sl st in 1st dc sp, TURN

R2:Change color to B: (In every round change color): ch 3, 4 dc in 1st dc sp, sl st in next dc sp, * ch3, 4 dc in same dc sp and sl st in nct dc sp * rep * to * around, sl st in 1st dc sp, Turn

R3 to R?: change color, Rep R2 until you reach desired length, sl st.

Making the tie: use 2 colors, ch 200, attach it to the upper part of the body.
Making the flower:  Make 2: ch3 sl st in last ch to form a ring,
 R2: * ch3, 3dc  sl st in ring * rep. 3 more times to form a flower. Insert one end of tie in hole of flower make a knot inorder for the flower not to fall. Do the same with the other flower motif.

1 comment:

  1. this looks cute.. how long does it take you to finish this?