Sunday, February 19, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Forsythia Flower Crochet Doily

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Vintage Forsythia Flower Crochet Doily

A clever woman very quickly & easily will crochet this exquisite doily in a delightful pattern…which will become a personal favorite to keep or gift to that special person!

SIZE: 
8” x 9”

MATERIALS: 
Crochet Cotton, 1 big ball each of white & shaded yellows
#7 Steel Crochet Hook

With White * ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, rep from * 3 times, dc in base of 3rd trc, ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, dc in base of 2nd trc, ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, join in base of 1st trc.

2ND RND:  Sl st to ch 5 lp, * ch 12, sc in same lp, rep from * 3 times, sc in next lp, * ch 12, sc in same sp, rep from * once, sc in next lp, * ch 12, sc in same lp, rep from * 3 times & complete rnd to correspond, join.

3RD RND:  Sl st to top of lp, ch 1, 2 sc, ch 3, 2 sc over each lp, join.

4TH RND:  Sl st to ch 3 lp, * ch 15, sc in same lp, rep from * twice, * ch 1, sc in next lp, ch 15, sc in same lp, rep from * 8 times, ch 1, sc in next lp, * ch 15, sc in same lp, rep from * twice, ch 1. sc in next lp & complete rnd to correspond, join.

5TH RND:  Sl st to ch 15 lp, ch 3, dc in same sp, ch 5, 2 dc in same space, work 2 dc, ch 5, 2 dc in each rem lp, join.

6TH RND:  Sl st to ch 5 lp, ch 1, sc in same lp, * ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, sc in next lp, rep from * all around, join.

7TH RND:  Ch 4, trc in same sp, * ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, 2 trc in next sc, rep from * all around end with ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, join.

8TH RND:  Ch 4, trc in next trc, * ch 6, 1 trc in each of the next 2 trc, rep from * all around end with ch 6, join.

9TH RND:  Sl st to lp, ch 1, sc in same lp, * ch 15, sc in same lp, rep from * 3 times, sc in next lp, rep from 1st * all around end last rep 4 times, join.

10TH RND:  Sl st to center of lp, ch 1, sc in same lp, * ch 3, sc in same lp, sc in next lp, rep from * all around, join.

11TH RND:  Cont with White or change to Shaded Yellows: Sl st to center of lp, * ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, ch 5, trc in 1st st of ch, sl st in base of 1st trc for petal, work 4 more petals in same manner, sl st in base of 1st petal, * ch 5, 2 dc bet 2 trc of 1st petal, ch 5, sl st in top of dc for picot, 2 dc in same sp, ch 5, sl st bet petals, rep from * around rem 4 petals, sc in same lp of 10th rnd, 2 sc in each of next 4 lps, sc in next lp, then rep from beg all around, join. cut thread.


ENJOY!

HANDY ABBREVIATIONS:

*                                   repeat the instructions following the single asterisk as directed
* *                                repeat instructions between asterisks as many times as directed or                                      repeat from a given set of instructions
”                                   inch(es)
Alt                               alternate
Approx                        approximately
Beg                             begin/beginning
Bet                              between
Bl                                back loop(s)
Bo                               bobble
Bp                               back post
Bpdc                           back post double crochet
Bpsc                           back post single crochet
Bptr                            back post treble/triple crochet
Ca                               color A
Cb                               color B
Cc                               contrasting color
Ch                               chain stitch
Ch                               refers to chain or space previously
made: e.g                   ch-1 space
ch-sp                           chain space
Cl                                cluster
Cm                              centimeter(s)
Compl                         complete
Cont                            continue
Dc                               double crochet
Dc2tog                        double crochet 2 stitches together
Dec                             decrease/decreases/decreasing
Dtr/Dtrc                       double treble/triple crochet
fl                                  front loop(s)
Foll                              follow/follows/following
Fp                                front post
Fpdc                            front post double crochet
Fpsc                            front post single crochet
Fptr                             front post treble/triple crochet
G                                 gram
Hdc                             half double crochet
Hk                               hook
Inc                               increase/increases/increasing
Incl                              inclusive
K                                 knit
lp(s)                            loop(s)
M                                 meter(s)
M                                 mesh
Mc                               main color
Meas                          measure
Mm                              millimeter(s)
O                                 over (yarn over)
Oz                               ounce(s)
P                                 picot or purl
Pat(s) or patt             pattern(s)
Pc st or Pc                 popcorn stitch
Pm                             place marker
Prev                           previous
PSSO                         pass slip stitch over
Rem                            remain/remaining
Rep                             repeat(s)
Rnd(s)                        round(s)
Rs                               right side
Sc                               single crochet
Sc2tog                       single crochet 2 stitches together
Sdc                             short double crochet (half double crochet)
Sk                               skip
Sl st                           slip stitch
Sp(s)                          space(s)
St(s)                           stitch(es)
Tch or t-ch                  turning chain
Tbl                              through back loop
Tog                             together
Tr or Trc                     treble/triple crochet
Trtrc or T Trc              triple treble/triple crochet
Ws                              wrong side
YB                               yarn back
Yd(s)                           yard(s)
YF                               yarn forward
Yo                               yarn over
Yoh                             yarn over hook