Heart Pot Holder
Designed by Donna Lee-Piglowski
8 3/4 inches x 9 1/2 inches
- Medium (worsted) weight cotton yarn:
- 3 oz. white
- 1 1/2 oz. green
- 15 yds. yellow
- 11 yds. rose pink
- Crochet hook size G or size needed to obtain gauge
- Tapestry needle
4 sc = 1 inch; 4 sc rows = 1 inch
Row 1: With white, ch 30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn.(29 sc)
Rows 2-32: Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn. At end of last row, fasten off.
For Front, with tapestry needle work cross stitch (see illustration) design on one Side according to color graph.
Rnd 1: Hold two Sides together, with Front facing. Working through both thicknesses, join green with sc in first st on row 32, sc in each st across top of pot holder; *working in ends of rows along side, 2 sc in first row, sc in each of next 30 rows, 2 sc in end of last row*; working on opposite side of starting ch on row 1, sc in each ch across bottom; rep bet * once, join with sl st in first sc, fasten off. (126 sc)
Rnd 2: Join yellow with sc in first st, sc in each st around, with 3 sc in each corner, join in first sc, fasten off. (134 sc)
Rnd 3: Sk first st, join green with *(sc, ch 1, sc) in next st, sk next st, rep from * 6 times, sc in next st; for hanger, ch 8, sl st in left bar (see illustration) of last sc made, sc in same st, [sk next st, (sc, ch 1, sc) in next st] around, join in first sc, fasten off.
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