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Free Hearts & Flowers Doily
Hearts & Flowers Doily                

Materials: Size 10 Crochet Cotton 400 yds White, 150 yds Pink, 150 yds Green
Crochet Hook Size 7 or 1.50 mm

Finished Size Approximately 14" across

Notes: Beg Shell (beg sh): Sl st into ch sp of sh, ch 4, 1 tr, ch 2, 2 tr in same ch sp.
Shell (sh): 2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr in same ch sp.
At the beg of rnd, the pattern will indicate to sh in sh, work a beg sh for first sh, otherwise
Work a reg sh.
Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Doily Center:
Rnd 1: With white, ch 8, join to form a ring, ch 3 (first dc), dc in ring, (ch 1, 2 dc in ring) 7 times, ch 1, join in top of beg ch-3. (16
dc)

Rnd 2: Sl st into ch-1 sp, sh in each ch-1 sp around, join. (8 shells)

Rnd 3: (Sh in sh, ch 3) rep around, join.

Rnd 4: (Sh in sh, ch 6) rep around, join.

Rnd 5: (Sh in sh, ch 9) rep around, join.

Rnd 6: (Sh in sh, ch 5, sc in next ch-9 lp, ch 5) rep around, join.

Rnd 7: * Sh in sh, ch 2, (5 tr in next ch-5 lp) twice, ch 2, rep from * around, join.

Rnd 8: Sl st into ch sp of sh, ch 4, 1 tr, ch 2, 2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr in same ch sp of sh, ch 2, tr in next 4 tr, dec 1 tr over next 2 tr, tr in
next 4 tr, ch 2, (2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr, ch 2, 2 tr in next ch sp of sh, ch 2, tr in next 4 tr, dec 1 tr over next 2 tr, tr in next 4 tr, ch 2) rep
around, join.

Rnd 9: (Sh in ch-2 sp of sh, ch 2, sh in ch-2 sp of sh, ch 3, dec 1 tr over next 2 tr, tr in next 5 tr, dec 1 tr over next 2 tr, ch 3) rep
around, join.

Rnd 10: * Sh in sh, ch 2, 1 tr, ch 3, 1 tr in next ch-2 sp between shells, ch 2, sh in sh, ch 5, retaining last lp of each tr on hook,
tr in first tr on heart, (sk next tr, tr in next tr) 3 times, yo and draw through all lps on hook, ch 5, rep from * around, join.

Rnd 11: * Sh in sh, ch 2, (tr, ch 3, tr in next ch sp) 3 times, ch 2, sh in sh, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 lp, ch 7, sc in next ch-5 lp, ch 3,
rep from * around, join.

Rnd 12: * Sh in sh, (tr, ch 5, tr in next ch sp) 5 times, sh in sh, ch 3, sc in next ch-7 lp, ch 3, rep from * around, join, fasten off.

Flowers:
(make 8)
Rnd 1: With pink, ch 7, dc in 7th ch from hook, ch 3, (dc in same place as first dc, ch 3) 4 times, sl st to join. (6 ch-3 sps)

Rnd 2: (Ch 3, 5 tr in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, sl st in next tr) 6 times, fasten off.

Flower Edging:
Rnd 3:
Attach green to last tr worked on any petal, ch 6, * sc in first tr worked on next petal, ch 5, sk next 3 tr, sc in next tr, ch 5, rep
from * for 7 lps total, join last 5 lps of flower to rnd 12 of doily as follows: ch 2, sl st in first ch-5 lp worked on rnd 12, ch 2, sc in
petal as before, ch 2, sl st in ch-2 sp of next sh on rnd 12, ch 2, sc in next petal, ch 5, sc in petal, ch 2, sl st in ch-2 sp of next
sh on rnd 12, complete lp, join last lp in same manner to next ch-5 lp on rnd 12, sl st in first ch of beg ch-6 to join.                 

Edging:
Working around entire outer edge of doily, attach green to first ch-5 lp worked on rnd 12 (this lp is also joined to flower), ch 4, tr
in same place, work 2 tr in next lp, ch 3, hdc in 3rd ch from hook, 2 tr in same place (picot sh), [picot sh in next lp] twice, * 2 tr in
next lp on rnd 12, working in free lps on outer edge of flower, [picot sh in next lp] 7 times, 2 tr in lp on rnd 12 [lp is also joined to
flower], [picot sh in next lp] 3 times, rep from * around, join, fasten off.

Starch lightly and press.