RH 4 ply Color A = Aran, Color B = Country Blue, Color C = Country Rose
Crochet Hook: Size E and F or size needed for gauge. Size G for edging.
Gauge: Each Square = 6"
Skill level: Intermediate.
Blocking: Block lightly & briefly w/a warm damp pressing cloth on the reverse side of the square w/ med-hot iron.
V Stitch (V St):
in sp or st indicated, work dc, ch1, dc
Bullion Stitch (Bullion):
yo 10 times LOOSELY, EVENLY, insert hook into next sc, yo, draw through all 12 loops, (wiggling the hook and rolling the yarn back and forth) - Bullion made.
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w/ E hook & color A ch 6, join w/sl st.
3, 2dc, ch 2, 3dc, ch 2, 3dc, ch 2, 3dc, ch 2, join w/ sl st. FO
w/ E hook and color C join in 1st dc of 3dc group. Ch 3, starting in same st as joining ch, *work (10 yo bullion, ch 1 in next st) 3 times, 6 dc in ch 2 sp,* work *to* around, ending join w/ sl st in top of 1st bullion. FO
Join in color A w/ F hook between 1st & 2nd bullion. Ch 3, 2 dc in same space. Ch 3, 3dc in next sp between bullions *dc in next 6 st, 3dc in sp between 1st & 2nd bullions, ch 3, 3dc between 2nd & 3rd bullions.* work from *to* around. Join w/ sl st in top of ch 3. FO
w/ F hook join color B in ch 3 sp. Ch 3, 2dc, ch 2, 3dc, *ch 2, sk 2 dc, sc in next 8 st, ch 2, sk 2dc, (3dc, ch 2, 3dc) for corner* work from *to* around, ending sc next 8 sts, ch 2. Join w/ sl st in top of ch3. FO
w/ G hook join color A w/ sl st in corner. Ch 5, dc in same sp, sk 1 st, work V st, in ch 2 sp work V st, sk 2, (V st, sk 2)twice, V st in ch2 sp, sk 1, V st, in corner work (dc, ch2, dc). continue around. Join w/ sl st in 3rd ch of ch5.
w/ color B 3sc in corners, sc in each dc and sp around.
Finish off and weave in all ends.
This page last revised October 04, 2008
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