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Crochet tension: 14 tr x 10 rows using hook size 5 mm and Silke-Alpaca = 10 x 10 cm
Crochet info: Substitute the first tr on each round with 3 ch. Finish each round with a sl st in the 3rd ch from beg. of round.
Change colour after each 3rd round as follows: Off white, light grey green, light beige, off white, light grey green and off white = 18 rounds.
1st round: Crochet 4 ch using hook size 5 m and off white Silke-Alpaca, crochet 11 tr in the first ch = 12 tr
2nd round: Read crochet info! 2 tr in each tr = 24 tr
3rd round: *1 tr in the first tr, 2 tr in the next tr*, repeat from *-* = 36 tr.
4th round: *1 tr in each of the first 2 tr, 2 tr in the next tr*, repeat from *-* = 48 tr
5th round: *1 tr in each of the 3 first tr, 2 tr in the next tr*, repeat from *-* = 60 tr
6th round: Crochet 1 tr in each tr, but inc. 5 tr evenly distributed = 65 tr (For size L repeat the 6th. round= 70 tr).
Crochet 1 tr in each tr until the piece measures approx. – adjust to 1 finished colour – 18 cm.
Now crochet 4-6 rounds in beige as follows: 1 dc in each tr.
Cut and sew the thread.
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