Premier Yarns Home Cotton Summer Dragonflies WashclothBack to category
Premier Yarns Home Cotton Summer Dragonflies Washcloth
Washcloths made in the colors of spring and summer will surely brighten your day.
- Time:1 hour
1Use a gauge of 10 dc and 5 rows in Star Stitch to crochet a washcloth that measures approximately 12 inch x 12 inch. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special Stitches and Abbreviations: lp = loop Star Stitch (multiples of 4 sts + 2) = Row 1: [1 Dc, ch 1] 3 times in 6th ch from hook, 1 dc in same ch, * sk 3 ch, [1 dc, ch 1] 3 times in next ch, 1 dc in same ch; rep from * to last 3 chs, sk 2 ch, 1 dc in last ch, turn. Row 2: Ch 3, sk [1st 2 dc, ch-1, 1 dc], * [1 dc, ch 1] 3 times in next ch-1 sp, 1 dc in same ch-1 sp, sk [1 dc, ch 1, 2 dc, ch 1, 1 dc]; rep from *, ending in center of last group, sk [1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc], 1 dc in 5th ch of ch-5, turn. Rep Row 2 for patt, ending 1 dc in 3rd ch of ch-3, turn.
2With Water Lilies and larger hook, ch 31 sts. Set-up row (WS): Work Row 1 of Star Stitch patt. Next row: Work Row 2 of Star Stitch patt. Rep this row, 13 more times. Fasten off.
3Finishing: Edging: Attach Turquoise at upper right corner. Rnd 1: With smaller hook, ch 1, sc in same sp, * [ch 3, sk next 2 dc, sc in ch-1 sp] to corner sp, [ch 3, sk next 2 dc, sc in turning ch along side of Washcloth] to corner sp; rep form * once, join with sl st to beg sc. Rnd 2: Sl st to next ch-3 sp, sc in same sp, [ch 5, sc in next ch-3 sp] around, join with sl st to beg sc. Fasten off. Weave in ends and block.