Starfish Dishcloth

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Starfish Dishcloth

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This easy pattern uses Lily Sugar 'n Cream Stripes to mimic the phenomenal color changes in our friend the starfish, so you can keep a memento of the beach without getting sand between your toes.

Measurement

Single Size
Approx 9½" [24 cm] diameter.
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Approx 9½" [24 cm] diameter.

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Color Info

Lily Sugar 'n Cream Stripes | Natural Stripes, 21010Edit Color
$2.49

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size H8/5mm
$2.20
The materials for this project cost $4.69

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Dc = double crochet

Dc3tog = (Yoh and draw up a loop in next st. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 3 times. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.

hdc = half double crochet

rep = repeat

Rnd = Round

sc = single crochet

Sc3tog = Single crochet 3 together—[Insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and draw up a loop] 3 times, yarn over and draw through all 4 loops on hook

Sl st = Slip stitch

Yoh = yarn over the hook

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 9½" [24 cm] diameter.

MATERIALS

Dishcloth
Lily Sugar 'n Cream Stripes (56 g/2. oz;86 m/95 yds)
Natural Stripes (21010) 1
Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE

13 sc and 14 rows = 4" [10 cm].

INSTRUCTIONS

Ch 2.
1st rnd: 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
2nd and 3rd rnds: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to fi rst sc. 20 sc at end of 3rd rnd.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *Ch 9. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and each of the next 7 ch. Working in both loops, 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Rep from * 4 times more; ending last rep with 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in fi rst sc. *Miss next sc. Working in rem loops from previous rnd, 1 sc in each of next 7 sts. 3 sc in next st. Working in both loops, 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 7 sc. Miss next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * 4 times more, ending last rep with 1 sc in last sc. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
6th rnd: Ch 2 (counts as hdc). *1 sc in each of next 8 sc. (1 hdc. 1 sc) in next sc. (1 hdc. 1 dc. 1 hdc) in next sc. (1 sc. 1 hdc) in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 8 sc.** Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sts. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook - sc2tog made. Rep from * 3 times more, then from * to ** once. Miss last sc. Join with sl st to top of beg ch 2.
7th rnd: Sl st in each of next 2 sc. Ch 1.* 1 sc in each of next 9 sts. 2 sc in next hdc. (1 sc. 1 hdc. 1 sc) in next dc. 2 sc in next hdc. 1 sc in each of next 9 sts. (Yoh and draw up a loop in next st. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 3 times. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – dc3tog made. Rep from * 4 times more. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
8th rnd: Sl st in next sc. Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 10 sc. 2 sc in next sc. (1 sc. 1 hdc. 1 sc) in next hdc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 10 sc. Draw up a loop in each of next 3 sts. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – sc3tog made. Rep from * 4 times more. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
9th rnd: Sl st in next sc. Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 11 sc. 2 sc in each of next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. Sc3tog. Rep from * 4 times more. Join with sl st to fi rst sc.
10th rnd: Sl st in next sc. Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 12 sc. 2 sc in each of next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * 4 times more. Join with sl st to fi rst sc. Fasten off .