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FIN­ISHED MEA­SURE­MENT

54 inches square

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• Ber­nat Pop! medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (5 oz/280 yds/ 140g per cake): 5 cakes #84010 ebony & ivory 2 cakes #84012 foggy no­tion • Size I/9/5.5mm cro­chet hook or

size needed to ob­tain gauge • Tapestry nee­dle • Lock­ing stitch mark­ers: 4

GAUGE

13 sts = 4 inches; 8 rows = 4 inches

PAT­TERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less other­wise stated. Chain-6 at be­gin­ning of row counts as first tre­ble cro­chet and chain-2 un­less other­wise stated. Chain-3 at be­gin­ning of row counts as first dou­ble cro­chet un­less other­wise stated. Chain-4 at be­gin­ning of row counts as first dou­ble cro­chet and chain-1 un­less other­wise stated. Chain-5 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first dou­ble cro­chet and chain-2 un­less other­wise stated.

SPE­CIAL STITCHES

First foun­da­tion dou­ble cro­chet (first foun­da­tion dc): Ch 2, yo, in­sert hook into 2nd ch from hook (see il­lus­tra­tion A), yo, pull up lp, yo, pull through 1 lp on hook (see il­lus­tra­tion B–ch-1 com­pleted), [yo, pull through 2 lps

on hook] twice (see il­lus­tra­tions C–E—dc com­pleted). Next Foun­da­tion dou­ble cro

chet (next foun­da­tion dc): Yo, in­sert hook in last ch-1 sp made, yo, draw up a lp, yo, draw through 1 lp on hook (ch-1 made), [yo, draw through 2 lps on hook] twice (next st com­pleted).

Be­gin­ning clus­ter (beg cl):

Ch 2, dc in next st.

Clus­ter (cl): [Yo, in­sert hook in in­di­cated st, yo, draw up a lp, yo, draw through 2 lps] 3 times, yo, draw through all 4 lps on hook.

End clus­ter (end cl): [Yo, in­sert hook in in­di­cated st, yo, draw up a lp, yo, draw through 2 lps] twice, yo, draw through all 3 lps on hook.

THROW

Row 1 (RS): With ebony & ivory work first foun­da­tion dc (see Spe­cial Stitches), work 164 next foun­da­tion dc (see Spe­cial Stitches), turn. (165 fdc) Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each st across, change color (see Stitch Guide) to foggy no­tion in last st, turn. (165 sc) Row 3: Beg cl (see Spe­cial Stitches) in first 2 sts, *ch 5, sk 1 st, cl (see Spe­cial Stitches) in next 3 sts, rep from * un­til 3 sts rem, ch 5, sk 1 st, end cl (see Spe­cial Stitches) in last 2 sts, turn. (1 beg cl, 41 ch-5 sps, 40 cls, 1 end cl) Row 4: Ch 6 (see Pat­tern Notes), [sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5] across, end­ing with ch 2, tr in top of beg cl, change color to ebony & ivory, turn. (40 ch-5 sps, 41 sc, 2 tr, 2 ch-2 sps) Row 5: Ch 3 (see Pat­tern Notes), dc in ch-2 sp, [ch 1, 3 dc in next ch-5 sp] across, end­ing with ch 1, dc in fi­nal ch-2 sp, dc in 4th ch of beg ch-6, turn. (124 dc, 41 ch-1 sps)

Row 6: Ch 1, sc in each dc and each ch-1 sp across, turn. (165 sc)

Row 7: Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn. (165 dc) Row 8: Ch 4 (see Pat­tern Notes), [sk next st, dc in next st, ch 1] across, end­ing with dc in 3rd ch of beg ch-3, turn. (83 dc, 82 ch-1 sps)

Row 9: Ch 3, dc in each ch-1 sp and each dc across, turn. (165 dc)

Rows 10–105: [Rep rows 2–9 con­sec­u­tively] 12 times.

Rows 106–111: Rep rows 2–7. At the end of row 111, fas­ten off.

EDG­ING

Rnd 1: With RS fac­ing, join foggy no­tion with sc in fi­nal st of row 111, 2 ad­di­tional sc in same place (mark cen­ter sc of 3-sc group as cen­ter cor­ner), work­ing evenly in ends of rows place 141 sc along

first side edge, 3 sc in op­po­site side of fi­nal fdc (mark cen­ter sc of 3-sc

group as cen­ter cor­ner), work­ing on op­po­site side of foun­da­tion sts, *sc in each of first 7 sts, [ sc dec (see

Stitch Guide) in next 2 sts, sc in next 14 sts] twice, [sc dec in next 2 sts, sc in next 15 sts] 4 times, [sc dec in next 2 sts, sc in each of next 14 sts] 3 times, sc dec in next 2 sts, sc in each of next 7 sts**, 3 sc in fi­nal st (mark cen­ter sc of 3-sc group as cen­ter cor­ner), place 141 sc along 2nd side edge, 3 sc in first st of row 111, rep from * to **, join (see Pat­tern Notes) in beg sc. (155 sc be­tween marked cor­ner sts on each of 4 edges) Rnd 2: Sl st in marked st, ch 5 (see Pat­tern Notes), ([dc, ch 2] twice, dc) in same place, ch 5, sk 4 sts, *sc in next st, ch 2, sk 1 st, sc in next st, ch 5, sk 4 sts, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next st, ch 5, sk 4 sts, rep from * to next marked st, work ([dc, ch 2] 3 times, dc) in marked st, ch 5, sk 4 sts, **sc in next st, ch 2, sk 1 st, sc in next st, ch 5, sk 4 sts, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next st, ch 5, sk 4 sts, rep from ** around end­ing with join in 3rd ch of beg ch-5. (208 dc, 104 sc) Rnd 3: Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, (dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in same ch-2 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, *(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 3, rep from * to next cor­ner, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch-2 sp of cor­ner, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp of cor­ner, **(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 3, rep from ** around end­ing with join in top of beg ch-3. (224 dc, 156 sc)

Rnd 4: Sl st in next st, sl st in first ch-2 sp, ch 3 (counts as dc), 4 dc in same place, [5 dc in next ch-2 sp] twice, *ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 2, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, 5 dc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * un­til next cor­ner, 5 dc in both of rem ch-2 sps of cor­ner, **ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, [ch 2, sc in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 2, sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, 5 dc in next ch-2 sp, rep from ** around end­ing with join with sl st in top of beg ch-3. Fas­ten off. (300 dc, 208 sc)

FIN­ISH­ING

Block Throw to mea­sure­ments.

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