Friday, November 18, 2005

WHITE TWINKLE CHOKER

copyright 01/01/05 Dot Matthews

white twinkle choker

Materials: H hook; 7 yds Patons Brilliant, color, white twinkle

abbreviations:

ch: chain

sc: single crochet

scs: single crochets

sts: stitches

sl st: slip stitch

sk: skip

ch-#: chain followed by a dash, followed by a number refers to the loop made by a chain.

Note: numbers in ( ) at end of rows indicate number of stitches and is not instruction you to do anything.

ROW 1: ch 5, join with a sl st in first ch, to form a ring.

ROW 2: ch 1, 10 sc in ring, join with a sl st in first sc. (10 scs)

ROW 3: work in back loop only of row 2, ch 1, 1 sc in ea sc around. Do not join. (10 scs)

ROW 4: work in unworked front loops of row 2, *(ch 5, sl st) 3 times in next sc*. Repeat from * to * around. (30 ch-5 loops)

ROW 5: work in both loops. sl st in first sc of row 3, (ch 7, sl st) 3 times in ea sc around. Do not join. Do not fasten off.

STRAPS

FIRST STRAP: ch 60, sc in 2nd ch from hook (ch 2, sk 2 chs, dc in next st) repeat to beginning of the ch-60, end with ch 1, sl st in next ch-7 loop. Fasten off.

SECOND STRAP: join yarn in a loop directly across from strap 1. Follow directions for first strap.

Fasten off, weave in ends.