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*DAHLIA DINNER MATS

an Original Design by Shirley Guess

Posted to CP library with permission '95

 
SIZE: 17 inches, if made with sport weight yarn or lustersheen and an Aluminum Hook, size D. 13 inches, if made with Cotton #10 thread and size 6 hook.

 

MATERIALS:
For 17" mat: about 1 1/2 oz sport weight yarn. Aluminum Hook, size D.
For 13" mat: about 100 yds Cotton #10 thread. Steel Hook size 6.
PATTERN NOTES:

3trc Bobble Stitch: Holding back last two loops on each stitch, make 3 trc all in one space or stitch specified in the pattern. Thread over hook and pull through remaining loops on hook.

Treble Crochet (trc) : Thread over twice. Insert hook in stitch, thread over, work through two loops. Thread over, work through two more loops. Thread over, work through remaining loops.

Ch 4 counts for a trc at the beg of rnd.

DIRECTIONS:

Rnd 1: Ch 6 and sl st in beginning chain to form loop. Rd 1: Ch 2 (counts as hdc) and 11 hdc in loop. Sl st to beginning chain. (12 hdcs)

Rnd 2: Ch2. 1 hdc in first stitch. *1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next stitch. Repeat from * around, joining with sl st in beginning chain. (18 hdcs)

Mark the beginning stitch with a piece of different colored thread to keep track of each round.

Rnd 3: Ch 2, hdc in joining. * hdc in each of next 2 stitches, 2 hdc in next stitch. Repeat from * around, joining with sl st to beginning chain. [24 hdc]

Rnd. 4: Ch 2, hdc in joining. *hdc in each of next 3 stitches, 2 hdc in next stitch. Repeat from * around, joining with sl st to beginning chain. [30 hdc]

Rnd. 5: Ch 2, hdc in joining. *hdc in each of next 4 stitches, 2 hdc in next stitch. Repeat from * around, joining with sl st to beginning chain. (36 hdc)

Rnds 6-7: Ch 2, hdc in each stitch around, joining with sl st to beginning chain.

Rnd 8: Make a Bobble in first stitch, substituting Ch4 for first trc. *Ch 5, skip st. In next st, make 3-trc Bobble Repeat from * around. Sl st to joining. [18 Bobbles]

Rnd 9: Sl st to space between Bobbles. Ch 8, dc, ch 1 in that space. *In the next space between Bobbles, dc, ch 5, dc, ch 1 (a V space made). Repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning chain 4.

Rnd 10: Sl st to middle chain of V space, then ch 4, 4 trc, ch 5. *(In next V space, trc, ch 5, trc) twice. Ch 5. In next V space make 5 trc, ch 5. Repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning chain 4. (Six 5- trc groups.)

Rnd 11: Sl st to center trc in 5-trc group, then ch 8 and trc in that stitch. *Ch 5. 3 dc in next V space. Ch 3. In joining between 2 V spaces, trc, ch 5, trc. Ch 3, 3 dc in next V space. Ch 5. Skip next loop. Trc, ch 5, trc in middle trc of 5-trc group. Repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning ch 4.

Rnd 12: Sl st to middle chain of V space, then ch 8 and dc in same stitch. *Ch 5, 3 dc in middle dc of 3-dc group, ch 3. (In V space make Bobble, ch 3) 5 times. 3 dc in middle dc of 3-dc group. Ch 5. Dc, ch 5, dc in next V space. Repeat from * around. Sl st to beginning ch 4.

Rnd 13: Sl st to middle chain of V space, then ch 8 and dc in same stitch. Ch 5. *3 dc in middle dc of 3- dc group, ch 3. In between each Bobble make dc, ch 5, dc, ch 3. Then, 3 dc in middle of 3-dc group, ch 5. In next V space, dc, ch 5, dc, Ch 5. Repeat from* around.. Sl st to beginning ch 4.

Rnd 14: Sl st to middle of V space, then ch 8, dc in same space. Ch 5. 3 dc center of 3-dc group, ch 3. *In each 5 ch loop make Bobble, ch 5, Bobble ch 3. Then 3 dc center dc of 3-dc group. Ch 5.
***Dc, ch 5, dc in middle chain of V space. Ch 5, 3 dc in 3-dc group, ch 3. Repeat from * around, end at *** Sl st to top of 4th chain.

Rnds 15 and 16. Repeat Rnds 13 and 14.

Border: Sl st to V space. Ch 8 & dc in same space. Ch 5. Then 3dc in 3-dc group, ch 3. *In each space between Bobbles, 3 dc, 3 trc, 3dc, 3 ch. Then 3 dc in 3-dc group. Ch 5 dc, ch 5, dc in V space. 



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