DROPS Extra / 0-1349

Polar Circle by DROPS Design

Crochet and felted trivet for Christmas in DROPS Eskimo.

DROPS design: Pattern no ee-577
Yarn group E or C + C
Measurements after felting: Diameter: approx. 22 cm
Measurements before felting: Diameter: approx. 31 cm
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 01, off white
50 g colour no 53, light grey
50 g colour no 46, medium grey

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 7 mm – or size needed to get 10 tr x 6 rows = 10 x 10 cm.

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Tags: circle, felted, kitchen,

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See diagrams A.1 and A.2. Diagram A.2 shows how round beg and ends.

Round 1: light grey
ROUND 2: medium grey
ROUND 3: off white
Round 4: light grey
ROUND 5: off white
ROUND 6: medium grey
Round 7: light grey

When changing colour work as follows: Before last pull through of last loop on hook, switch colour, pull the last loop on hook through with the new colour. Cut the yarn and fasten along the way.

Crochet 4 ch on hook size 7 mm with light grey and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. Read COLOURS and COLOUR CHANGE!
Crochet A.1 4 times in total on round - A.2 shows how round beg and end. REMEMBER THE CROCHET TENSION!

Place the trivet in the washing machine with a detergent without enzymes and optical bleach. Wash at 40 degrees with normal spin but no pre-wash. After wash shape the trivet to the right size while still wet and leave to dry flat. At subsequent wash, wash the trivet at regular wool programme.


= 1 ch
= 1 dc between 2 tr
= 1 dc around ch/ch-space
= 1 htr between 2 tr
= 1 tr around ch-ring/ch-space
= Work 3 dtr tog in dc/around ch-space as follows: Work 1 dtr but wait with last pull through (= 2 sts on hook), work 1 more dtr but wait with last pull through (= 3 sts on hook), work 1 more dtr but on last pull through, pull yarn through all 4 sts on hook.
= beg round with 3 ch, and finish round with 1 sl st in 3rd ch at beg of round
= beg round with 2 ch and finish with 1 sl st in 2nd ch at beg of round, then work sl sts until middle of next ch-space after 5th round
= beg round with 3 ch and finish with 1 sl st in first dtr worked tog
= work 4 ch and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch

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