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Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 30 - Ball of desired Colour
Steel Crochet Hook Size 11
Finished Size Approximately 3 ½” Wide
Gauge: 5 mesh = 1”
Beg at straight edge, ch 54.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in each ch across (52 dc) counting
starting ch-3. Turn.
Row 2: Sl st in first dc, ch 3 for first dc, dc in 3 dc--filled mesh at beg of
row completed, (ch 2, skip 2 dc, dc in next dc) 15 times--15 open mesh
completed, dc in next 2 dc, dc in top of starting ch--filled mesh at end of
row completed--row 2 of chart completed, turn.
Row 3: Work filled mesh at beg of row, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 7 times, 2 dc
in ch-2, dc in next dc--filled mesh over open mesh completed, (ch 2, dc
in next dc) 7 times, work filled mesh at end of row--row 3 of chart
Row 4: Work filled mesh at beg of row, work 2 open mesh, 1 filled mesh,
4 open mesh, filled mesh over filled mesh, 4 open mesh, filled mesh, 2
open mesh, filled mesh at end of row.
Rows 5-62: Continue following chart.
Row 63: Sl st in 4 dc, work starting mesh at beg of row, work chart
across, leave last mesh unworked--1 mesh dec each edge.
Row 64-70: Continue to follow chart.
Finishing: Starch lightly. Pin flat and allow to dry completely.