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Felted and crocheted seating pad in DROPS Eskimo.

DROPS design: Pattern ee-659
Yarn group E or C + C
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SIZE:
Measurements before felting: approx. 66 x 66 cm
Measurements after felting: approx. 37 x 37 cm

MATERIALS:
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group E)
200 g colour 31, pastel blue

CROCHET TENSION:
10 treble crochets in width and 6 rows vertically = 10 x 10 cm.

CROCHET HOOK:
DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 7 mm
Hook size is only a suggestion! If you have too many stitches on 10 cm switch to larger hook. If you have too few stitches on 10 cm switch to smaller hook.

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
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EXPLANATION FOR THE PATTERN:

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PATTERN: 
See diagrams A.1 and A.2. Diagram A.1 shows how rounds begin and end.

2 DOUBLE TREBLES WORKED TOGETHER: Work 1 double treble crochet but wait with last yarn over and pull through, work 1 double treble crochet more the same way. Make 1 YO and pull through all loops on hook.

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START THE PIECE HERE:

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SEATING PAD - SHORT OVERVIEW OF THE PIECE:
Piece is crocheted in the round a square from centre and outwards. When piece is done, felt it in the washing machine.

SEATING PAD:
Begin with crochet hook size 7 mm and Eskimo and work according to diagram A.2 4 times in total on round (A.1 shows how rounds begin and end). REMEMBER THE CROCHET TENSION! When entire diagram has been worked, seating pad measures approx. 66 x 66 cm. Fasten off.

FELTING:
Place the seating pad 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 seating pad to the right size while still wet and leave to dry flat. At subsequent wash, wash the seating pad at regular wool programme.

Diagram

= Beg here Work 6 chain stitches and form a ring with 1 slip stitch = point on circle.
= at beginning of round replace first double treble crochet with 4 chain stitches. Finish round with 1 slip stitch in 4th chain stitch at beginning of round.
= at beginning of round replace first treble crochet with 3 chain stitches. Finish round with 1 slip stitch in 3rd chain stitch at beginning of round
= SMALL DOUBLE TREBLE CROCHET GROUP, work around chain stitch ring/chain space: Work 2 DOUBLE TREBLE CROCHET TOGETHER - see explanation in pattern, 2 chain stitches and 2 double treble crochets together.
= 3 chain stitches
= work 2 double treble crochets together - see explanation in pattern
= Y = number of chain stitches
= LARGE DOUBLE TREBLE CROCHET GROUP, work around chain space: Work 2 double treble crochet together, 1 double treble crochet, 2 chain stitches, 1 double treble crochet and 2 double treble crochets together.
= 4 chain stitches
= 2 treble crochet around same chain space
= 1 double crochet around chain space
= work 1 double crochet around chain space at the same time, work in loop from 7th and 8th round in A.2.

Sheila Watson 09.03.2019 - 17:32:

I Cant follow diagram patterns , I crochet with row by row/ or round by round written instructions , I was going to make this but I guess not. I am disappointed .

DROPS Design 11.03.2019 kl. 12:01:

Dear Mrs Watson, you will find here explanations on how to read crochet diagrams. For any further individual assistance, please feel free to ask your question here or contact the yarn where you bought the yarn. Happy crocheting!

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