Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Primula Circle

by M. J. Joachim





Step 1: Chain 4, make a ring by slip stitching into the 1st chain

Step 2: Chain 1, make 12 single crochet in center of ring; join with a slip stitch to 1st single crochet in round

Step 3: Chain 1, make 2 back loop only single crochet in same stitch

Step 4: Make 2 front loop only single crochet in next stitch and 2 back loop only single crochet in the following stitch

Repeat Step 4 around, ending with a slip stitch to the first single crochet in round

Step 5: Chain 1, make 1 single crochet in same stitch

Step 6: Chain 2, make 1 single crochet in 2nd stitch from hook

Repeat Step 6 around, ending with chain 2 and joining with a slip stitch to 1st sc in round

Step 7: Chain 1, make 1 single crochet in same stitch, make one 3-stitch double crochet cluster in next chain 2 space

3-stitch double crochet cluster

a. yarn over, insert hook in stitch or space; yarn over, draw up a loop

b. yarn over, draw through 2 loops on hook (once)

Repeat Steps a and b (2 more times), so you have 4 loops on your hook.

c. yarn over, draw through all 4 loops on hook; chain 1 to close cluster

Continue with pattern...

Step 8: Make 1 single crochet in next sc and one 3-stitch dc cluster in next chain 2 space

Repeat Step 8 around, ending with a slip stitch in the 1st single crochet in round

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M. J.

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