Saturday, September 02, 2017

SEPTEMBER STAR 12"


“September Star”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017
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~Size: 12”sq Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Red Heart in your choice of colors: A: 1.5oz, B: 1.0oz C: 1.0oz
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used:            
Ch=Chain        Fp=Front Post        Slst=Slip Stitch    Sp(s)=Space(s)
St(s)=Stitch(es)    Sk=Skip        Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet   
Tog=together           Rnd=Round             W/=with
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~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st.
Rnd 1: W/A, ch4, work 11dc in 4th ch from hook, join.  (12dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, fpdc in same st.  (Dc, fpdc) in each st around, join.  (24dc)

Rnd 3: Ch3, 3dc in same st.  [Fpdc in next st, 2dc in next st, fpdc in next st, 4dc in next st] Repeat around, end w/fpdc in last st, join.  (48dc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, fpsc around joining st and next 3sts tog.  [Fpdc in next st, 2dc in 2sts, fpdc in next st, fpsc 4sts tog] Repeat around, end w/fpdc in last st, join.  (36dc, 6sc)

Rnd 5: Ch3, 3dc in same st.  [Fpdc in next st, fpsc in next 4 tog, fpdc in next st, 4dc in next st] Repeat around, end w/fpdc in last st, join.  (36dc, 6sc)

Rnd 6: Ch3, dc in same st.  [Dc in 2sts, 2dc in next st, dc in next st, 4dc in next st, fpdc in next st, 2dc in next st.] Repeat around ending w/fpdc in last st, switch to B w/slst to join.   (72dc)

Rnd 7: Ch3, dc in next st. [2dc in 2sts, dc in 2sts, fpsc next 5sts tog, fpdc in next st, dc in 2sts] Repeat around, end w/fdpc in last st, join.  (54dc, 6sc)

Rnd 8: Ch3, dc in same st. [2dc in next st, dc in next st, 2dc in 2sts, dc in next st, 2dc in 2sts, fpsc in next 2sts, 2dc in next st] Repeat around, end w/fpsc, join  (84dc, 12sc)

Rnd 9: Ch1, bpsc in same st, bpsc in 13sts.  [Sk 2sts, bpsc in 14 sts.] Repeat around, end w/sk2, switch to C w/slst to join.  (84sc)

Rnd 10: Ch3, dc in each st around, join.  (84dc)

Rnd 11: (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in same st.  Dc in 2sts, hdc in next st, sc in 14sts, hdc in 2sts, dc in next st, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st.  Dc in 3sts, hdc in 5sts, sc in 9sts, dc in 3sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st.  Dc in 5sts, hdc in 3sts, sc in 7sts, hdc in 3sts, dc in 2sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st.  Dc in 5sts, hdc in 2sts, sc in 7sts, hdc in 2sts, dc in 4sts, join.  (24 sts each side)

Rnd 12: Slst in next 2sts, (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in sp.  Dc in 4sts, hdc in 3sts, sc in 8sts, hdc in 9sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next sp. Hdc in 6sts, sc in 11sts, hdc in 3sts, dc in 4sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next sp. Dc in 4sts, hdc in 2sts, sc in 9sts, hdc in 9sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next sp. Hdc in 9sts, sc in 11sts, hdc in 4sts, join. (28sts per side)  

Rnd 13: Slst in next 2sts, (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in sp. [Sk a st, dc in 27sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next sp] Repeat around, end w/dc in last 27sts, switch to B w/slst to join.  (124dc)

Rnd 14: Slst in next 2 sts, ch1, 3sc in sp.  [Sc in 31sts, 3sc in sp] Repeat around, end w/sc in last 31sts, join.  (136sc)

Rnd 15: Slst in next st, (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in st.  [Dc in 2sts, (ch1, sk a st, 2dc in next st)14x, ch1, sk a st, dc in 2sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st] Repeat around, end w/dc in last 2sts, switch to A w/slst to join.  (144dc, 64chsp)

Rnd 16: Slst in 2sts, ch1, [3sc in sp, sc in 4sts, (dc in skipped st (working over ch), fpsc 2sts tog)14x, dc in skipped st, (working over ch), sc in 4sts]. Repeat around,  join.  Fasten off.  
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Saturday, August 26, 2017

AWARENESS OF LOVE DISHCLOTH


“Awareness of Love” August Dishcloth
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017
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~Size: 8” Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Cotton yarn: 1.5oz
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used: 
Ch=Chain        Fp=Front Post        Slst=Slip Stitch    Sp(s)=Spaces
St(s)=Stitch(es)    Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet    Tog=Together     _______________________________________________________________         
~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 15dc in 4th ch from hook, join.  (16dc)

Rnd 2:  (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc), in same st, beg corner made.  [Dc in 3sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st, (corner made)] Repeat around, ending w/dc in last 3, join.  (28dc)

Rnd 3: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner in sp.  [Fpdc next 2sts tog, dc in next st, fpdc in next st, dc in next st, fpdc in fpst to the right, dc in next st again.  Dc in same st as last dc, fpdc next 2sts tog, work corner in next sp]Repeat around ending w/fpdc last 2 tog, join.  (44dc)

Rnd 4: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner in sp.  [Fpdc next 2sts tog, dc in 2sts, (fpdc, dc) in next fpst. Dc in 3sts, fpdc in fpst to the right, dc in next st again.  Dc in same st as last dc, dc in next st, fpdc next 2sts tog, corner in sp]Repeat around, ending w/fpdc last 2sts tog, join. (64dc)

Rnd 5: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner in sp. [Fpdc next 2sts tog, Dc in 3sts, (fpdc, dc) in next fpst. dc in next st, 2dc in next st, dc in 4sts, fpdc in fpst to the right, dc in next st again.  Dc in same st as last dc, dc in 2sts, fpdc next 2sts tog, corner in sp]Repeat around, ending w/fpdc last 2sts tog, join. (88dc)

Rnd 6: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner in sp. [Fpdc next 2sts tog, dc in 4sts, (fpdc, dc) in next fpst.  Dc in 10sts, fpdc in fpst to the right, dc in next st again. dc in same st as last dc, dc in 3sts, fpdc next 2sts tog, corner in sp]Repeat around, ending w/fpdc last 2sts tog, join. (108dc)

Rnd 7: Ch1, sc in same st, sc in next st.  [3sc in next sp, sc in 10sts, 3dc in next st, dc in next st, 3dc in next st, slst in next st, 3dc in next st, dc in next st, 3dc in next st, sc in 10sts]Repeat around, ending w/sc in last 8sts, join & fasten off.  


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Friday, July 21, 2017

ALTERNATE WAVES DISHCLOTH


“Alternate Waves”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017
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~Size: 9” Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Cotton yarn in 2 colors: Ex 1: I used Yellow (A) and Brown (B). Example 2: I used Red (A) and White (B):Totals: 1.0oz each color.
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used: 
Ch=Chain        Slst=Slip Stitch         Sp(s)=Spaces           St(s)=Stitch(es)   
Sk=Skip          Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet     _______________________________________________________________         
~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st. Ex A:  2 colors, changing w/each row.  If you don’t want to cut yarn after each row, then simply carry the unused yarn with you as you work over the row, as you will need that color at the other end.
Example 1: Change colors after each round. (Picture on Left)

Row 1: W/A, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switching to B on last step, ch1, turn.  See Notes.  (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, switching to A on last step, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, Sc in last st switching to B on last step, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14-ch2)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x, switching to A on last step Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-29: Repeat Rows 2-5, 6x. Fasten off after row 29.
6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5
18-2
19-3
20-4
21-5
22-2
23-3
24-4
25-5
26-2
27-3
28-4
29-5

Rnd 30: W/A and right side facing, join w/slst in upper right corner of dishcloth, ch1, 3sc in same st.  Sc evenly around dishcloth working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off and weave in ends.  


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“Alternate Waves”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2017

Alternate Waves: Example 2:  uses two color, one for every 2 rows.  After you change colors, you can drop the previous color and leave it there, as you will pick it back up on that end.  You will crochet around the piece at the end, and that will hide the color ends.  A=Red and B=White

Row 1: W/A, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switching to B on last step, drop A and leave it here, ch1, turn (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, pick up A on last step of last sc, drop B, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14-ch2)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x.  Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-29: Repeat Rows 2-5, 6x. Fasten off after row 29.

6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5
18-2
19-3
20-4
21-5
22-2
23-3
24-4
25-5
26-2
27-3
28-4
29-5

Rnd 30: W/A and right side facing, join w/slst in upper right corner of dishcloth, ch1, 3sc in same st.  Sc evenly around dishcloth working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off and weave in ends.  

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PATRIOTIC WAVES DISHCLOTH (JULY)


“Patriotic Waves” (July Dishcloth)
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©7-2017
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~Size: 9” Hook: H/5.0mm Yarn: Cotton yarn in Red, White & Blue:  
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~Abbreviations/Stitches Used: 
Ch=Chain        Slst=Slip Stitch          Sp(s)=Spaces            St(s)=Stitch(es)   
Sk=Skip           Sc=Single Crochet    Dc=Double Crochet     _______________________________________________________________         
~Notes: Join: W/slst in beg st.

Row 1: W/Red, Ch30, sc in 2nd ch from hook and next 28 sts.  Ch1, turn. (29sc)

Row 2: Sc in first 2sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)13x.  Sc in last st switch to white on last step, drop red and leave it here, ch1, turn (16sc, 13-ch2)

Row 3: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)13x.  Sc in last st, ch1, turn.  (16sc, 13dc)

Row 4: Sc in first st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)14x, pick up red on last step of last sc, drop white, ch1, turn.  (15sc, 14ch)

Row 5: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)14x.  Ch1, turn. (15sc, 14dc)

Rows 6-17: Repeat Rows 2-5 3x.
6-2
7-3
8-4
9-5
10-2
11-3
12-4
13-5
14-2
15-3
16-4
17-5

Row 18: Sc in first 14sts, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)7x, sc in last st picking up white on last step, ch1, turn. (22sc, 7-ch2)

Row 19: Sc in first 2sts, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)7x, switch to blue, (drop white & leave here. Sc in last 13sts, ch1, turn.  (22sc, 7dc)

Row 20: Sc in first 13sts picking up white, (drop blue and leave here).  (Ch2, sk 1 st, sc)8x, picking up red, drop white and leave it. Ch1, turn.  (21sc, 8-ch2)

Row 21: Sc in first st, (dc behind ch, in skipped st of previous row, sc)7x, dc behind ch in skipped st of previous row changing to blue, sc in last 13sts, ch1, turn. (21sc, 8dc)

Row 22: Sc in first 13sts, pick up red on last step, sc in next st, (ch2, sk 1 st, sc)7x, sc in last st, pick up white, ch1, turn.  (22sc, 7-ch2)

Rows 23-26: Repeat rows 19-22 once
23-19
24-20
25-21
26-22
Rows 27-29: Repeat rows 19-21
27-19
28-20
29-21

Row 30: Sc in first 13sts, change to red on last step, cut blue.  Sc in last 16sc, Fasten off  

Rnd 31: W/color of your choice and right side facing, join in upper right corner w/slst, ch1, Work 3sc in same st, sc evenly around dishcloth, working 3sc in each corner, join to first sc, fasten off, weave in ends.   
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