** Soft worsted weight yarn - pastel solid color
** Size F crochet hook
CH = chain
SC = single crochet
DC = double crochet
PC = popcorn stitch
SL ST = slip stitch
YO = yarn over
SK = skip a stitch
Finished size approximately 5" x 7" or smaller depending on yarn used.
POPCORN STITCH -
Make 3 DC in the same stitch. Take the hook out of the loop of the last DC and insert the hook in the top of first DC. Hook the loop you just dropped and draw it through the stitch. Pull tight and then CH 1. Push the popcorn stitch to the front as you go to the next SC.
CH 18 loosely.
ROW 1 - Starting in the second chain from the hook, SC in each chain (17 SC total). CH 1, Turn.
ROW 2 - SC in each stitch across (17 SC total). CH 1. Turn.
ROW 3 - SC 8, PC 1, SC 8. CH 1. Turn.
ROW 4 - SC in each stitch across (17 SC total). CH 1. Turn.
ROWS 5 - 14 - Repeat rows 3 and 4 (5 times)
ROW 15 - SC 2, PC 1, SC 1, PC 1, SC 1, PC 1, SC 1, PC 1, SC1, PC 1, SC 1, PC 1,
SC 1, PC 1, SC 2. CH 1. Turn.
ROW 16 - SC in each stitch (17 SC total). CH 1. Turn.
ROW 17-22 - Repeat rows 3 and 4 (3 times)
ROW 23 - SC in each stitch (17 SC total)
BORDER - CH 2, SC in each row, SC 3 in the corner, SC in each sitch across the bottom, SC 3 in the corner, SC in each row up the side, SC 3 in the corner, SC in each stitch across the top, SL ST in the beginning SC at the corner and finish off.
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You are free to use this for any charity purpose or gifts, however, we would very much appreciate donations of finished prayer cloths to Sadie Sunshine Chapter of Crochet for Cancer, mailed to Sadie Sunshine Chapter, PO Box 1624, Henderson, KY 42419
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