MOROC­CAN NIGHTS TA­BLE RUN­NER

Crochet! - - Motif Multiples - D E S I G N BY G W E N B U T T K E M CG ANNO N

GAUGE

1 Mo­tif = 6 inches

PAT­TERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain- 6 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first tre­ble cro­chet and chain- 2 un­less oth­er­wise stated. Mo­tifs are joined to­gether in 6 rows of 3 Mo­tifs with a join- as- you- go tech­nique. Fol­low Place­ment Di­a­gram for join­ing se­quence.

SPE­CIAL STITCHES

Chain­less dou­ble cro­chet ( csdc): Pull up a lp to height of dc, hold­ing lp in place on hook, wrap hook be­hind lp ( 2 lps on hook), yo, pull hook through wrapped lp ( 2 lps on hook), yo, pull through 2 loops. Front post pi­cot ( fp pi­cot): Dc in in­di­cated ch- 1 sp, ch 3, fpsc ( see Stitch Guide) around dc. Front post pi­cot join ( fp pi­cot join): Dc in in­di­cated ch- 1 sp, ch 1, sl st in cor­re­spond­ing pi­cot of ad­ja­cent Mo­tif, ch 1, fpsc around dc.

TA­BLE RUN­NER Foun­da­tion Mo­tif

Rnd 1: Make a slip ring ( see il­lus­tra­tion), ch 1, 5 sc in ring, join ( see Pat­tern Notes) in beg sc. ( 5 sc) [ch 5, sk next 3 sts, sc in next st] twice, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, ch 5, join in beg sc. ( 12 sc, 8 ch- 5 sps, 4 ch- 10 sps) Rnd 5: Csdc, 2 dc in first sc, [ sc in next ch- 5 sp, 14 dc in next ch- 10 sp, sc in next ch- 5 sp*, 3 dc in next sc] around, end­ing last rep at *, join in csdc. ( 8 sc, 68 dc) Rnd 6: Csdc, dc in csdc, * dc in next st, 2 dc in next st, sk next 3 sts, dc in next st, [(ch 1, dc) in next st] 9 times**, sk next 3 sts, 2 dc in next st, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in csdc. ( 60 dc, 36 ch- 1 sps) Rnd 7: Csdc, dc in each of next 4 sts, [ 2 dc in next st, fp pi­cot ( see Spe­cial Stitches) in each of next 4 ch- 1 sps, 3 fp pi­cots in next ch- 1 sp, fp pi­cot in each of next 4 ch- 1 sps*, sk next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, dc in each of next 3 sts] around, end­ing last rep at *, join in csdc. Fas­ten off. ( 28 dc, 44 pi­cots)

Mo­tif With 1-Sided Join

Make 7. Rnds 1–6: Rep rnds 1– 6 of Foun­da­tion Mo­tif. ( 60 dc, 36 ch- 1 sps) Rnd 7 ( 1- sided join): Csdc, dc in each of next 4 sts, 2 dc in next st, fp pi­cot in each of next 4 ch- 1 sps, 3 fp pi­cots in next ch- 1 sp, fp pi­cot join ( see Spe­cial Stitches) in each of next 4 ch- 4 sps, sk next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, dc in each of next 3 sts, 2 dc in next st, fp pi­cot join in each of next 4 ch- 4 sps, [ 3 fp pi­cots in next ch- 1 sp, fp pi­cot in each of next 4 ch- 1 sps*, sk next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, dc in each of next 3 sts join to first st, fp pi­cot in each of next 4 ch- 1 sps] around, end­ing last rep at *, join in csdc. Fas­ten off. ( 28 dc, 36 pi­cots, 8 pi­cot joins)

The vi­brant gold color and or­nate style of this beau­ti­ful ta­ble ac­cent give a nod to the rich­ness and el­e­gance of dec­o­rat­ing styles in the Moroc­can cul­ture.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.