Lily® Turkey Dishcloth

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by Lily® Sugar’'n’Cream® Design Team

Lily® Turkey Dishcloth

Gobble Gobble! Make the most out of the harvest season with the turkey dishcloth.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 13 sc and 14 rows = 4" [10 cm] to create an approximately 9” x 10” dishcloth. Note: Ch 2 does not count as hdc at beg of rnd.
  • 2
    With Warm Brown, ch 4. Join with sl st to first ch to form a ring.
  • 3
    1st rnd: Ch 2. 8 hdc in ring. Join with sl st to first hdc. 2nd rnd: Ch 2. 2 hdc in first hdc and in each hdc around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 16 hdc. 3rd rnd: Ch 2. *2 hdc in next hdc. 1 hdc in next hdc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 24 hdc. 4th rnd: Ch 2. *2 hdc in next hdc. 1 hdc in next hdc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 36 hdc. 5th rnd: Ch 2. *2 hdc in next hdc. 1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 48 hdc. 6th rnd: Ch 2. (2 hdc. Ch 1. 2 hdc) in same sp as sl st – shell made. *Miss next 2 hdc. Shell in next hdc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 7th rnd: Sl st in next hdc and ch-1 sp. Ch 2. Shell in same ch- 1 sp as sl st. *Shell in next ch-1 sp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc.
  • 4
    Working back and forth in rows, proceed as follows to create feathers: 1st row: Sl st in next hdc and ch-1 sp. Ch 2. (3 hdc. Ch 1. 3 hdc) in same ch-1 sp as sl st – Big shell made. *Big shell in next ch-1 sp. Rep from * 9 times more. Turn. Leave rem sts unworked. 2nd and 3rd rows: Sl st in each of next 2 hdc and ch-1 sp. Ch 2. Big shell in same ch-1 sp. *Big shell in next ch-1 sp. Rep from * to end of row. Turn. 4th row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 7 dc in same sp as sl st. *1 sc in sp between 2 big shells. 8 dc in next ch-1 sp. Rep from * to end of row. Turn. 5th row: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 8 dc. (1 sc in sp between next 2 shells 1 row below. Ch 1) 5 times. 1 sc in same ch-1 sp as last sc. (Ch 1. 1 sc in sp between next 2 shells 1 row above) 4 times. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
  • 5
    To create Claws (make 2), with Yellow, ch 15. 1st row: *Sl st in 2nd ch from hook and each in each of next 5 ch. Ch 6. Rep from * once more. Sl st in 2nd ch from hook and each ch to end of ch. Fasten off.
  • 6
    To create Beak (make 1), with Yellow, ch 6. 1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch to end of ch. Turn. 5 sc. 2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Rep last row once more. Next row: Ch 1. Sc2tog over first 2 sts. 1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog over last 2 sts. Turn. 3 sts rem. Next row: Ch 1. Draw up a loop in each of next 3 sts. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook. Fasten off.
  • 7
    To create Waddle (make 1), with Red, ch 10. 1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each of next 4 ch. Sl st in each of last 4 ch. Fasten off.
  • 8
    Finishing Sew Claws in place. Sew Beak and Waddle in place. With Black, embroider eyes, using Satin St.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Warm Brown 104213079 (1 skein)
  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Yellow 104213078 (1 skein)
  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Red 104213113 (1 skein)
  • Size H 8 Crochet Hook
  • Black yarn for embroidery of eyes
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