Saturday, 3 August 2013

Ocean Inspired Dishcloths and Pattern


British Columbia

After all the sandcastles have been built and everyone is relaxed, I love to crochet outside. I take my projects, hat and sunscreen everywhere!

 
These facecloths were stitched at the beach.  The pattern is easy for beginner's by Bernat.

INSTRUCTIONS
6 mm hook, 100% cotton yarn
 Ch 32.
1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. *Ch 1. Miss next ch. 1 sc in next ch. Rep from * to end of ch. Turn. 31 sts.
2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. 1 sc in next ch-1 sp. *Ch 1. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next ch- 1 sp. Rep from * to last sc. 1 sc in last sc. Turn.
3rd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. *Ch 1. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next ch-1 sp. Rep from * to last 2 sc. Ch 1. Miss next sc. 1 sc in last sc. Turn.
Rep last 2 rows until work from beg measures 9 ins [23 cm], ending with RS facing for next row. Ch 8. Sl st in top of last sc (loop).
Fasten off.


If you live in the Fraser Valley, B.C. and are interested in starting an outdoor stitch n' bitch send me an email.  

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Cheers!