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Ch 43 on hook size 4 mm / G/6.
ROW 1 (RS): Pick up 1 st in each of the next ch 5, beg in 2nd ch from hook, make a YO and pull through all 6 sts, ch 1 to make a hole over the 6 sts, * pick up 1 st in the hole, pick up 1 st in the side of the last of the 6 sts, pick up 1 st in same ch as the last of the 6 sts was picked up in, 1 st in each of the next 2 ch = 6 sts on hook, make a YO and pull through all 6 sts, ch 1 *, repeat from *-*. Work 1 hdc in last ch. Turn.
ROW 2 (WS): ch 2 (= hdc), work 2 hdc in every "star hole", finish row with 1 hdc in last st. Turn. There are now 19 stars on row and 1 hdc in each side.
ROW 3: ch 3, pick up 1 st in 2nd and 3rd ch from hook, pick up 1 st in the first 3 sts on row = 6 sts on hook, make a YO and pull through all 6 sts, ch 1, * pick up 1 st in the hole, pick up 1 st in the side of the last of the 6 sts, pick up 1 st in same st as the last of the 6 sts was picked up in, pick up 1 st in each of the next 2 sts = 6 sts on hook, make a YO and pull through all 6 sts, ch 1 *, repeat *-*. Work 1 hdc in last st. Turn.
Repeat 2nd and 3rd row 9 more times (10 times in total).
Then work 2nd row 1 time. Fasten off.
Then work a border around with loop as follows:
Work one sl st in the middle of one of the sides of pot holder, then ch 12, then work 1 sc in the edge in same st as sl st, then ch 2, skip 1 cm / 3/8'', continue with * 1 sc in edge, ch 2, skip 1 cm / 3/8'' *, repeat until first sl st. Then work 1 sl st in each of the 12 ch for loop.
Finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
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