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Crochet DROPS collar with pentagons in "Cotton Viscose".

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DROPS 146-12

DROPS design: Pattern no n-149
Yarn group A
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Measurements:
Width: approx. 32 cm / 12½'' at the widest

Materials: DROPS COTTON VISCOSE from Garnstudio
50 g color no 18, pearl gray

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3.5 mm/E/4 – or size needed to get 1 pentagon = approx. 9 x 9 cm / 3½'' x 3½".

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
BOBBLE:
Work 1 tr – but wait with last pull through (= 2 sts on hook), work 3 tr the same way in the same ch-space, pull yarn through all 5 sts on hook.

PICOT:
Work 1 sc in next sc, ch 3, 1 sc in same sc.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1.

CROCHET TOG:
Work the pentagons tog in 2 picots and with sl sts in the middle of these 2 picots.
* Work in next sc as follows: 1 sc, ch 1, work with WS against WS 1 sl st in picot on previous pentagon, ch 1, 1 sc in same st = 1 picot with crochet tog *. Work 5 sc in next ch-space, ch 1, 1 sl st in the space between the 2 sc-groups on previous pentagon, 5 sc in next ch-space, repeat from *-* 1 more time.
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COLLAR:
Work 9 pentagons while working them tog.

PENTAGON 1:
Worked in the round. Ch 5 on hook size 3.5mm/E/4 with Cotton Viscose and form a ring with 1 sl st in 1st ch.
ROUND 1: ch 1, 10 sc in ch-ring, finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc.
ROUND 2: ch 1, 1 sc in 1st sc, * ch 3, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with ch 3 and 1 sl st in 1st sc = 10 sc and 10 ch-spaces.
ROUND 3: Sl sts until 1st ch-space, ch 1, 1 sc in same ch-space, * ch 5, 1 BOBBLE in next ch-space - read explanation above, ch 5, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc from beg of round (instead of 1 sc in next ch-space) = 5 bobbles and 10 ch-spaces.
ROUND 4: ch 8 (counted as 1st dc + 5 ch), * 1 sc in next bobble, ch 5, 1 dc in next sc, 5 ch *, repeat from *-* 3 more times, finish with 1 sc in last bobble, ch 5, 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round = 5 sc, 5 dc and 10 ch-spaces.
ROUND 5: ch 1, 5 sc in 1st ch-space, * in next sc work 1 PICOT - read explanation above, 5 sc in next ch-space, skip next dc, 5 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* 3 more times, finish with 1 picot in last sc - NOTE! Ch 7 for strap instead of 3 ch in last picot, 5 sc in last ch-space, 1 sl st in 1st sc from beg of round = 5 picots. Fasten off.

PENTAGON 2:
Work ROUND 1-4 for PENTAGON 1.
ROUND 5: ch 1, 5 sc in 1st ch-space, * 1 picot in next sc, 5 sc in next ch-space, skip next dc, 5 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* 2 more times. In next sc work the picot tog with PENTAGON 1 - READ CROCHET TOG, finish with 5 sc in last ch-space, 1 sl st in 1st sc from beg of round = 5 picots. Fasten off.

Work 7 more pentagons the same way as PENTAGON 2 - i.e. work the pentagon tog with previous pentagon in 2 picots and with sl sts in the middle, 9 pentagons in total - see chart.
Sew 1 button at the top of the last pentagon.


Diagram

sl st
ch
sc
dc
BOBBLE: Work 1 tr – but wait with last pull through (= 2 sts on hook), work 3 tr the same way in the same ch-space, pull yarn through all 5 sts on hook.
PICOT: Work 1 sc in next sc, ch 3, 1 sc in same sc.
9 cm / 3½"

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