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Crochet DROPS pot holder in "Paris".

DROPS design: Pattern no w-490
Yarn group C
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PINK POT HOLDER:
Measurements: approx. 20 cm in diameter
Materials:
DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 06, shocking pink
50 g colour no 33, medium pink
50 g colour no 35, vanilla

YELLOW POT HOLDER:
Measurements: approx. 20 cm in diameter
Materials:
DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 14, strong yellow
50 g colour no 35, vanilla
50 g colour no 17, off white

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 4 mm – or size needed to get 17 tr = width 10 cm.

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PINK POT HOLDER:
Crochet 4 ch on hook size 4 mm with vanilla and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Work 1 ch, 8 dc in ch-ring, finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 2: 3 ch, 2 tr in 1st dc, 3 tr in every dc around the circle, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 24 tr.
ROUND 3: In first st work 3 ch and 6 tr ( = leaf), skip 3 sts, * in next st work 1 sl st, 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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 tr 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. * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 6 tr 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 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 1 more time. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 9 leaves.
ROUND 7: * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 5 tr 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 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 10 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 12 leaves.
ROUND 9: * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 5 tr 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 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 13 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 11: * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 4 tr 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 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 4 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 5 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 13: Work 15 ch (for loop), 1 sl st in first st. * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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. Cut and fasten the thread.

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. Work 4 ch on hook size 4 mm with off white and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Work 1 ch, 8 dc in ch-ring. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 2: 3 ch, 2 tr in 1st dc, 3 tr in every dc around the circle, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 24 tr.
ROUND 3: 3 ch, * 2 tr in first tr, 1 tr in next tr *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 36 tr.
ROUND 4: 3 ch, * 2 tr in next tr, 1 tr in each of the next 2 tr *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 48 tr.
ROUND 5: 3 ch, 1 tr in first tr, * 2 tr in next tr, 1 tr in each of the next 3 tr *, repeat from *-*. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch = 60 tr.
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: Work * 1 ch, 1 dc in next st *, repeat from *-* around the entire circle. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 7: * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 5 tr 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 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 13 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 15 leaves.
ROUND 9: * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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: Work 3 ch, 4 tr 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 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 5 tr in same st, skip 3 sts and in the 4th st between the next 2 leaves work 4 tr in same st *, repeat from *-* 5 more times. Finish with 1 sl st in first ch on round = 19 leaves.
ROUND 11: Work 15 ch (for loop), 1 sl st in first st. * Work 3 ch, 6 tr 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. Cut and fasten the thread.

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