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Flower Power by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS pot holder in "Paris".

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PINK POT HOLDER:
With vanilla ch 4 on hook size 4 mm / G/6 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 1, 8 sc in ch-ring, finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 2: ch 3, 2 dc in 1st sc, 3 dc in every sc around the circle, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 24 dc.
ROUND 3: In first st ch 3 and 6 dc ( = leaf), skip 3 sts, * in next st work 1 sl st, ch 3, 6 dc in same st as sl st, skip 3 sts *, repeat from *-* 4 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 6 leaves.
ROUND 4: Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 6 dc in 3rd st on 2nd round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 6 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 4 more times = 5 times in total. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 6 leaves.
ROUND 5: Switch to medium pink. * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 8 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 9 leaves.
ROUND 6: Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 6 dc in 3rd st on 4th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 6 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 1 more time = 2 times in total. * Skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 1 more time. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 9 leaves.
ROUND 7: * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 11 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 12 leaves.
ROUND 8: Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 5 dc in 3rd st on 6th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 10 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 12 leaves.
ROUND 9: * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 14 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 10: Switch to shocking pink. Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 5 dc in 3rd st on 8th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 13 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 11: * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 18 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 12: Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 4 dc in 3rd st on 10th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 4 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 5 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 13: ch 15 (for loop), 1 sl st in first st. * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 21 more times. Work 1 sl st in each of the 15 ch for loop.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 22 leaves. Fasten off.


YELLOW POT HOLDER:
Pot holder consists of 2 circles which are placed double and worked tog.
Work pot holder in the round in two layers. With off white ch 4 on hook size 4 mm / G/6 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 1, 8 sc in ch-ring. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 2: ch 3, 2 dc in 1st sc, 3 dc in every sc around the circle, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 24 dc.
ROUND 3: ch 3, * 2 dc in first dc, 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 36 dc.
ROUND 4: ch 3, * 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 48 dc.
ROUND 5: ch 3, 1 dc in first dc, * 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 60 dc.
ROUND 6: Place the circles on top of each other and work them tog with vanilla by inserting the hook through both sts in both circles as follows: * ch 1, 1 sc in next st *, repeat from *-* around the entire circle. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 7: * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 14 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 8: Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 5 dc in 3rd st on 6th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 13 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 9: * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 18 more times.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 10: Switch to strong yellow. Now fold the leaves forward and work on the back of leaves as follows: ch 3, 4 dc in 3rd st on 8th round (now work in the middle of 2 leaves), * skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 dc in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 4 dc in same st *, repeat from *-* 5 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 11: ch 15 (for loop), 1 sl st in first st. * ch 3, 6 dc in st below (= leaf), skip 3 sts, in next st work 1 sl st *, repeat from *-* 21 more times. Work 1 sl st in each of the 15 ch for loop.
Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 22 leaves. Fasten off.


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