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DROPS Extra 0-543 by DROPS Design
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Crochet DROPS Easter balls with flowers in ”Safran” + ”Glitter”.
DROPS Extra 0-543

DROPS design: Pattern no E-137
Measurement: diameter approx 5 cm / 2’’.
Materials: DROPS SAFRAN from Garnstudio
50 g color no 10, yellow
50 g color no 11, strong yellow
50 g color no 31, lime
And use: DROPS GLITTER from Garnstudio
1 spool no 01, gold

Cotton wool for filling.
1 ball yellow makes approx 8 balls.
DROPS CROCHET Hook size 3 mm / C.

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inch - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here.
CROCHET INFO: Replace first sc on each round with 1 ch. Finish each round with 1 sl st in first ch.

Insert hook in first sc, pull thread through, insert hook in next sc, pull thread through, yarn over needle and pull thread through all 3 loops on hook.
BALL: Work 4 ch with 1 thread yellow Safran + 1 thread Glitter and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. SEE CROCHET INFO!
ROUND 1: 6 sc round ch-ring.
ROUND 2: 2 sc in each sc = 12 sc.
ROUND 3: *1 sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 18 sc.
ROUND 4: * 1 sc in each of the first 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sc.
ROUND 5: * 1 sc in each of the first 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 30 sc.
ROUND 6: * 1 sc in each of the first 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 36 sc.
ROUND 7 -10: 1 sc in each sc.
ROUND 11: * 2 sc tog – see above - 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc *, repeat from *-* = 30 sc.
ROUND 12: * 2 sc tog, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sc.
ROUND 13: * 2 sc tog, 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc *, repeat from *-* = 18 sc.
Fill ball with cotton wool.
ROUND 14: * 2 sc tog, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 12 sc.
ROUND 15: 2 sc tog all the way round = 6 sc.
Cut the thread and tighten.

STRAP: Work a chain of ch, approx 12 cm / 4¾” long, with lime, fold it double and attach to top of ball.

Work 4 ch with 1 thread strong yellow + 1 thread Glitter and from a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: 6 sc in ring.
ROUND 2: * 4 ch, 2 dc in first ch, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* a total of 6 times.

Work 3 ch with 1 thread lime and 1 thread Glitter and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: * 4 ch, 1 dc in the first ch, 1 sc in ring *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times.

Place the small flower on top of the large flower and use the hook to pull strap through the middle of both flowers to fasten them at the top of ball.

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