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Pattern: See diagram M.1. Shell pattern (= M.1) is worked in stripes with 2 rows in the same colour.
Crochet tip: Replace first dtr on round with 4 ch and first dc with 1 ch. Finish each round with 1 sl st in first dtr/dc from beg of round.
Wrist warmers: Crochet 40 ch with crochet hook size 4.5 mm and grey and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. See Crochet tip!
Round 1: 1 dc in each ch, but skip every 5th ch = 32 dc.
Now crochet following rounds with 1 st in each st as follows:
1 round with dtr, 1 round with dc, 1 round with dtr, 1 round with dc and 1 round with dtr.
Change to light grey and work 1 round with dc.
Work next round as follows: 1 ch, 1 dc in the first dc, * skip 3 dc, 9 dtr in next dc (= 1 shell), skip 3 dc, 1 dc in next dc*, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times, but the last time finish with 1 sl st in instead of 1 dc = 4 shells on round.
Continue in M.1 in stripes as follows: 2 rounds beige/brown, 2 rounds light beige/brown, 2 rounds grey, 2 rounds light grey and 2 rounds beige/brown = 6 rounds with shell pattern. Cut the thread and fasten. Wrist warmer measures approx 18 cm.
dc in ch-loop from previous round and in 5th dtr from shell 2 rounds below – See Fig 1.
Shell: Crochet 9 dtr in the same ch
this row is explained in the pattern, beg on row 2.
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