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Midsummer Day Runner
Vintage Midsummer Day Runner
Materials: J & P Coats Crochet Cotton 4 Balls
Steel Crochet Hook Size 11 or 12
Finished Size Approximately 15” x 21”
Gauge: 6 sps or 6 rows = 1”
Starting at bottom of chart, ch 68.
Row 1: Dc in 8th ch from hook, (ch 2, sk 2 ch, dc in next ch) 20 times. Ch 13, turn.
Row 2: Dc in 8th ch from hook, ch 2, sk 2 ch, dc in next ch, ch 2, dc in next dc (3 sps
increased); 2 dc in next sp, dc in next dc (bl over sp), make 20 more bl, ch 5, dc in
same place as last dc (1 sp increased); (ch 5, dc in 3rd st of last ch-5) twice (2 more
sps increased); turn, sl st in first 3 ch. Ch 7, do not turn.
Row 3: Dc in same place as last sl st (1 sp increased), 10 bls, ch 2, sk 2 dc, dc in
next dc (sp over bl), make 1 more sp, 3 bls, 2 sps, 10 bls, ch 5, dc in same place as
last dc, turn, sl st in first 3 ch (1 sp increased). Ch 10, turn.
Row 4: Dc in 8th ch from hook, ch 2, dc in next dc, 2 bls, 6 sps, 1 bl, 5 sps, 1 bl, 5
sps, 1 bl, 6 sps, 2 bls, ch 5, dc in same place as last dc, ch 5, dc in 3rd st of last ch-
5. Ch 7, turn.
Starting at 5th row, follow chart to top. This completes one half of doily. Omit last row
on chart and work back until 26 more rows are complete. Do not ch to turn at end of
last row. Sl st in each ch and in next dc. Ch 5 and follow chart across to within 1 sp
from end of row (1 sp decreased at both ends). Now follow chart back to first row to
complete doily. Do not break off but work a row of sc closely around edges keeping
work flat. Join and fasten off.