CHICKEN/ROOSTER POTHOLDER PATTERN COURTESY OF
WWW.MOMSLOVEOFCROCHET.COM
Chicken and Rooster Potholders

Materials: 4 Ply Cotton Yarn 3 ozs each of Black and White, small amount of Brown, Red
&                          Yellow
Crochet Hook Size H or 5.00 mm

Finished Size Approximately 9" Square

Notes: Each square on graph = 1 sc. Wind black and white into 3 balls each and yellow into 2 balls.
When changing colours, drop first colour to wrong side of work, pick up when needed. Do not carry
dropped colour along back of work, use separate ball of yarn for each section of colour and fasten
off each colour when no longer needed.
When using brown, carry across back of work.

Front:
Row 1: With black for chicken and white for rooster, ch 31, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch
across, turn. (30 sc)

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.

Row 3-27: Ch 1, sc in each st across changing colours according to chicken or rooster graph, turn.

Rows 28-30: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At end of last row, fasten off.

Back:
Row 1: With black for chicken and white for rooster, ch 31, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch
across, turn. (30 sc)

Row 2-30: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At end of last row, fasten off.

Assembly:
Hold matching front and back wrong sides tog with front facing you, matching sts; working in 2 top
center sts, join matching colour with sc in 2nd st, sc in each st an din end of each row around with 3
sc in each corner; for hanging loop, ch 15, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across, join with sl
st in first sc, sl st in first st on loop. Fasten off.