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Watermelon Potholder
Watermelon Potholder

Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn 43 yds Dk Pink, 15 yds each of Lt Pink & Green,
5 yds Dk                       Green, 1 yd Black
Crochet Hook Size H or 5.00 mm
Yarn Needle

Body (make 2):
Rnd 1: With Dk Pink, ch 4, work 11 dc in first ch; join with sl st to 4th ch of
beginning ch-4: 12 sts.

Rnds 2 and 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc, now and throughout), dc in same sp, 2 dc
in next dc (inc made), inc in each dc around; join to 3rd ch of beginning ch-3 (now
and throughout): 48 dc.

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next 3 dc, * inc, dc in next 3 dc; rep from *
around; join: 60 dc.

Rnd 5: Ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next 4 dc, * inc, dc in next 4 dc; rep from *
around; join: 72 dc.

Rnd 6: Ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next 5 dc, * inc, dc in next 5 dc: rep from *
around; join: 84 dc.

Rnd 7: With Lt Pink, ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next 6 dc, * inc, dc in next 6 dc; rep
from * around; join: 96 dc.

Rnd 8: With Dk Green, ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next 7 dc, * inc, dc in next 7 dc;
rep from * around; join:108 dc

Finishing:
Seeds: Using pic as guide for placement, work lazy daisy sts with black.
Fold circle in half with wrong sides together. Join Dk Green in first dc and
working through both loops of both halves, sc in each st across, ch 10, join with
a sl st to first ch to form a ring; finish off.