Linen in the Round

Linen in the Round

by Yolanda Sheehan (Solari Etc.)

 Pastel Rainbow Throw

Supplies:

Yarn:  Caron Simply Soft, assorted colors, 100% acrylic, yarn weight 4 (Worsted)

Hook:   US H / 5.00 MM

Yarn needle

Gauge:  13 sc and 14 rows with a 5 mm (U.S. H/8) crochet hook = 4 Inches x 4 Inches

*Gauge is not important for this pattern

Abbreviations:  Ch – chain; SS – slip stitch; SC – single crochet; sk – skip; sp – space

Skill:  Beginner

Notes:  Written in US terms.  Start each new color in the previous corner from where you finish a round, and crochet over the tail to avoid loose ends.  Take care to crochet over the tail in the second round also.

Instructions:

Begin with Magic Loop

Round 1:  *SC, Ch 2* in center of loop, repeat between* 3 more times, SS to first SC.

 

Round 2:  SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3, tie off.

 

Round 3:  Join new color with SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3.

 

Round 4:  SS into corner, Ch 3 (counts as SC 1, Ch 2), SC in same corner, *Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, (SC, Ch 2, SC in corner)*, repeat between * 2 more times, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 1, sk next SC, SS to first chain of Ch 3, tie off.

Rounds 5-?:  Repeat Rounds 3 and 4, adding SC, Ch 1 to each side, until piece is desired size.

 

Border:  Join border color and make 2 rounds in established pattern, do not tie off.

Edging:  With border color, *Ch 3, sk next SC, SC in next Ch 1 sp*, repeat around.

Tie off yarn, weave in end.

Solari Etc.

Posted on February 11, 2015, in Crochet Patterns and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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