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CROCHET INFO: To get a nice transition beg every round with 1 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in first sc.
Work the lollipop in the round in two parts before working it tog. Work the stick at the end.
Ch 4 on hook size 4 mm / G/6 with white and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Work 6 sc in the circle, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 2: Switch to red, medium pink or strong yellow and work 2 sc in every sc = 12 sc, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 3: Switch to white and work * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in first sc = 18 sts.
ROUND 4: Switch to red, medium pink or strong yellow and work * 1 sc in each of the next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 24 sts.
ROUND 5-7: Continue working the same way, work 1 sc more between every inc, switch color on every round. After 7th round there are 42 sc.
Now put the piece aside and work another part the same way. Fasten the yarn and work the 2 parts tog as follows: Place the parts on top of each other and work 1 sc in every sc through both layers with red, medium pink or strong yellow, fill with some poly stuffing and when 3 sc remain, work the stick in the same color: Work 3 sc only in the front part, turn piece and continue working 3 sc in the back part.
Continue working in the round over these 6 sts for 8 cm / 3'', insert a straw or similar in the stick to stiffen it.
Cut, tighten tog and fasten off.
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