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Easter Pastels Doily
Easter Pastel Doily

Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 10  150yds of each jade, peach, lavender, pink, delft, yellow and light peach
Crochet Hook Size 5
Spray Starch

Approximate Finished Size 14"

Pattern Notes: Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Join rnds with sl st unless otherwise indicated.

Pattern Stitches:
Dtr - Yo hook 3 times, insert hook in indicated st, yo, draw up a lp, [yo, draw through 2 lps on hook] 4 times

Shell - 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in indicated st

When a rnd beg with sh, sl st into ch-2 sp of sh, ch 3 (counts as first dc), dc, ch 2, 2 dc in same ch-2 sp as beg ch-3.

Eggs: (Make 6)
Note: Make 1 egg each peach, lavender, pink, delft, yellow and light peach.

Rnd 1: (right side): With crochet cotton, ch 6, join to form a ring, ch 1, 12 sc in ring, join in beg sc. (12)

Rnd 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc throughout), dc in same st as beg ch-3, 2 dc in each next 5 sc, 2 tr in each next 2 sts, 2
dtr in each next 2 sts, 2 tr in each next 2 sts, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 (24)

Rnd 3: Ch 1, work 2 sc in each st round, join in beg sc, fasten off. (48)

Doily:
Rnd 1 (right side): With jade crochet cotton, ch 6, join to form a ring, ch 1, 12 sc in ring, join in beg sc. (12)

Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same st as beg ch-3, 2 dc in each rem sc around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (24)

Rnd 3: Ch 1, sc in same dc as beg ch-1, [ch 3, sc in next sc of egg at A, ch 3, sk next dc of doily, sc in next dc, ch 3, sk
next 3 sc of egg, sc in next sc of egg at B, ch 3, sk next dc of doily, sc in next dc] 6 times, omitting last sc of 6th rep, join
in beg sc, fasten off.

Rnd 4: Attach jade crochet cotton in any egg at C, ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, ch 7, sk 10 sc of egg, sc in next sc at
D, ch 3, [sc in next egg at E, ch 7, sk 10 sc, sc in same egg at C, ch 7, sk 10 sc, sc in same egg at D, ch 3] 5 times, sc in
next egg at E, ch 7, sk 10 sc, join in beg sc. (6 ch-3 lps and 12 ch-7 lps)

Rnd 5: Sl st into ch sp, ch 3, 5 dc, ch 3, 6 dc in same ch-7 lp, 3 dc in next ch-3 lp, (6dc, ch 3, 6 dc in next ch-7 lp, 3 dc in
next ch-3 lp, 6 dc, ch 3, 6 dc in next ch-7 lp) rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (162 dc)

Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, ch 7, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 7, sc in center dc of 3-dc group, ch 7, sc in next
ch-3 sp, (ch 7, sc between c-dc groups at center top of egg, ch 7, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 7, sc in center dc of 3-dc group,
ch 7, sc in center dc of 3-dc group, ch 7, sc in next ch-3 sp) rep around, ending with ch-4, tr in beg sc to position hook
in center of ch lp. (24 ch-lps)

Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in same ch sp as beg ch-1, (ch 8, sc in next ch lp) rep around, ending with ch 4, dtr in beg sc.

Rnd 8: Ch 1, sc, ch 3, sc in same ch sp as beg ch-1, (ch 7, sc, ch 3, sc in next ch sp) twice, ch 3, sh in next ch sp, ch 3,
* sc, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, (ch 7, sc ch 3, sc in next ch sp) twice, ch 3, sh in next ch sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join in
beg sc, fasten off.

Rnd 9: Attach jade in ch-2 sp of any sh, * sh in ch-2 sp of sh, ch 3, sc in next ch sp directly after sh, [ch 8, sc, ch 3, sc in
next ch-7 sp] twice, ch 8, sc in next ch sp before sh, ch 3, rep from * around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3.

Rnd 10: *Sh in sh, ch 3, sc in next ch sp directly after sh, ch 5, sc, ch 3, sc in next ch-8 sp, (ch 8, sc, ch 3, sc in next
ch-8 sp) twice, ch 5, sc in ch-3 sp just before sh, ch 3, rep from * around, join  in 3rd ch of beg ch-3.

Rnd 11: *Sh in sh, ch 5, sh in next ch-5 sp, (ch 5, sh in next ch-8 sp) twice, ch 5, sh in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, rep from *
around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

Rnd 12: Attach yellow in any ch-2 sp of sh, (sh in sh, ch 5) rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

Rnd 13: Attach pink in any ch-2 sp of sh, (sh in sh, ch 3, sc over 2 previous ch-5 lps between shells, ch 3) rep around,
join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

Rnd 14: Attach lavender in any ch-2 sp of sh, (sh in sh, ch 7) rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

Rnd 15: With light peach, rep Rnd 14.

Rnd 16: Attach delft in any ch-2 sp of sh, (sh in sh, ch 4, sc over 2 previous ch-7 lps between shells, ch 4) rep around,
join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

Rnd 17: With dark peach, rep Rnd 14.

Rnd 18: With yellow, rep Rnd 14.

Rnd 19: Attach jade in any ch-2 sp of sh, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc in same ch-2 sp, ch 4, sc over previous ch-7 lps between
shells, ch 4, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc in next ch-2 sp of sh, ch 4, sc over 2 previous ch-7 lps between shells, ch 4) rep around,
join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, fasten off.

With right side facing starch and press doily.