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Bright Summer by DROPS Design
"Light up your life with colour and style..."
Crochet DROPS basket and pot holders in ”Safran”.
DROPS 147-29
DROPS design: Pattern no e-215
Yarn group A (5 strands)
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BASKET:
Circumference: 48 cm / 19''
Height on edge: 7 cm / 2¾''
Diameter: 15 cm / 6''

POT HOLDER:
Diameter: 18 cm / 7''

Materials for 1 basket and 2 pot holders:
DROPS SAFRAN from Garnstudio
50 g color no 01, light pink
50 g color no 17, white
50 g color no 11, strong yellow
50 g color no 19, red
50 g color no 31, lime
1 basket weighs approx. 90 g and a pot holder weighs approx. 50 g.

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 8 mm / L/11 – or size needed to get 10 sc in width x 11 rows vertically with 5 strands Safran = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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  • DROPS SAFRAN UNI COLOUR (50g)
    4.25 USD
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. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
CROCHET INFO:
Beg every ROUND with 1 ch and finish with 1 sl st in 1st ch from beg of round (these ch are not counted in the no of sc).
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BASKET:
Ch 4 with 1 strand of each color in Safran (= 5 strands) on hook size 8 mm / L/11 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Read CROCHET INFO! Work 6 sc in ch-ring = 6 sc.
ROUND 2: Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.
ROUND 3: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 18 sc.
ROUND 4: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 24 sc.
ROUND 5: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 30 sc.
ROUND 6: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 36 sc.
ROUND 7: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 5 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 42 sc.
ROUND 8: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 6 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 48 sc, and piece measures approx. 15 cm / 6'' in diameter.
ROUND 9-15: Then work the edge as follows: 1 sc in every sc = 48 sc.
ROUND 16: Work 1 sl st in back loop of every sc = 48 sts on round. Basket measures approx. 7 cm / 2¾'' vertically.
Fasten off.

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POT HOLDER:
Ch 4 with 1 strand of each color in Safran (= 5 strands) on hook size 8 mm / L/11 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.

ROUND 1: Read CROCHET INFO! Work 6 sc in ch-ring = 6 sc.
ROUND 2: Work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc.
ROUND 3: * 2 sc in first dc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 18 sc.
ROUND 4: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 24 sc.
ROUND 5: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 30 sc.
ROUND 6: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 4 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 36 sc.
ROUND 7: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 5 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 42 sc.
ROUND 8: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 6 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 48 sc.
ROUND 9: * 2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in each of the next 7 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 54 sc.
ROUND 10: Ch 10 for strap, 1 sc in first sc, then work 1 sl st in back loop of every sc but replace 1 sl st over every inc on round below with 1 ch (i.e. inc 6 sts as before).
Then work 10 sl sts in loop of the 10 ch for strap, finish with one sl st in first sc = 70 sl sts on round and piece measures approx. 18 cm / 7'' in diameter.
Fasten off.

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