The yarn used in this pattern was sponsored by Järbo Garn.
Yarn: Järbo 8/4 (Mercerized cotton, 4 ply, fingering weight) in white, light grey and red. Järbo Glittra (effect yarn) in red and silver.
ABBREVIATIONS, US CROCHET TERMS
hdc – half double crochet
dc – double crochet
tr – treble crochet
(Crochet diagram below)
Start with a magic ring.
10 sc in the magic ring. Join round with a sl st in first sc.
ch 3 (counts as 1 hdc and 1 ch) , (1 hdc in next sc, ch 1) repeat 9 times.
Join round with 1 sc in 2:nd ch of the first ch 3.
(1 sc in next ch-1 space, 1 sc in next hdc, 2 sc in next ch-1 space, 1 sc in next hdc)
(There should now be 25 sc.)
(ch 3, sk next sc, 1 sl st in next sc, ch 4, sk next 2 sc, 1 sl st in next sc) repeat 5 times.
1 sl st in next ch-3 space, (ch 5, 1 tr in next ch-4 space, ch 5, 1 sl st in next ch 3 space) repeat 5 times.
ch 2 (4 hdc in next ch-5 space, ch 1, [1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc] in next tr, ch 1, 4 hdc in next ch-5 space, 1 hdc i next ch-3 space from round 4) repeat 5 times.
Join round with a sl st in 2:nd ch of first ch 2.
Fasten off and weave in the ends.
STARCH AND BLOCK
Your stars need to be starched and blocked. I have used white glue mixed with water to make them stiff.
Mix glue and water in equal proportions and soak your star in it. Pin it in desired shape on to a blocking board or whatever blocking device that you use, let it dry.
Attach a thread to one of the star tips and you’re done! 🙂
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